Contemporary Security Studies

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Course No: CRIM.5750-031; SIS Class Nbr: 1537; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course examines the complex nature of key domestic and international security threats and responses. Topics include terrorism and insurgency, transnational organized crime, WMD proliferation, cyber-security, intelligence, national and homeland security strategies, critical infrastructure protection, and theories of international security.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Students with a CSCE career need permission to take Graduate Level Courses.
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  • Core Codes: SS
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: James Forest
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: May 20 to Aug 11
  • Chat Hours: Thu 7:30-8:30pm*
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: M.A. in Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security, M.S. in Security Studies: Critical Infrastructure Protection Concentration, M.A. in Security Studies: International Security Concentration, Graduate Certificate in Security Studies, M.A. in Security Studies: Homeland Defense Concentration, M.S. in Security Studies: Cybersecurity Concentration

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