NVCC COLLEGE WIDE COURSE CONTENT SUMMARY
ADJ 234 -TERRORISM AND COUNTER-TERRORISM (3 CR.)
Surveys the historical
and current practices of terrorism that are national, transnational, or
domestic in origin. Includes biological, chemical, nuclear, and cyber-terrorism.
Teaches the identification and classification of terrorist organizations,
violent political groups and issue-oriented militant movements. Examines
investigative methods and procedures utilized in counter-terrorist efforts
domestically and internationally. Prerequisites: ADJ 100 and ADJ 107. Lecture
3 hours per week.
GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE
The purpose of this
course is to provide the student with an understanding of the cause, methods,
types, and consequences of terrorist activity.
ENTRY LEVEL COMPETENCIES
COURSE OBJECTIVES/EDUCATIONAL OUTCOMES
MAJOR TOPICS TO BE INCLUDED
Related topics at the discretion of the instructor.