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CJS-260 Terrorism/Counterterrorism

Provides a historical analysis of terrorism. Introduces the historical and contemporary issues relevant to domestic and international terrorism. Examines methods utilized by law enforcement and intelligence agencies in preventing and detecting terrorism. Also explores the process utilized for collecting and documenting evidence for the capture and effective prosecution of terrorists. Topics include the role of the media in covering, investigating and reporting terrorist events, and the constitutional and sociological dilemmas involved in investigating terrorist acts in democracies, such as the threats to privacy and individual rights.

Term: Fall 2020

Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits

Section: 276

Ways to take the class: Online

Days: Varies

Time: Varies

Start Date: 10/26/2020

End Date: 12/19/2020

Location: Online

Room: TBA

Instructor: TBA

Class Size: 25