ADJ 154 - Intelligence and Technology Analysis

Course Description

Effective: 2013-05-01

Introduces students to operational knowledge of intelligence gathering and analysis, including those through technology and pertinent to homeland security. Outlines basic intelligence policies and functions of the US Government and articulates the meaning and purpose for the Intelligence Reform & Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004. Evaluates dependability and reliability of source (including technology) information. Identifies methods and/or techniques for obtaining intelligence and its analysis and discusses various intelligence gathering techniques and threats to national and international safety and security.
3 Credits. Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of this course is to provide students with fundamental skills for analyzing technology and other types of intelligence as they related to gathering information on homeland security. It will introduce basic threats facing government and private sectors and discuss the Intelligence Reform & Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004. Students will learn to critically think and apply ethical and professional techniques for gathering and evaluating intelligence for operations and reports.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

<- Back to ADJ 154

<- Show content outlines for all ADJ courses