NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog 
    Mar 23, 2023  
NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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CRMJ 1015 - Homeland Security

This course examines international and domestic terrorism in a historical and social context including the exploration of ideological and religious movements and radicalization that result in terror attacks on the United States. Law enforcement response through prevention, interdiction, identification, protection and security is explored. Constitutional challenges with heightened security as well as the future of homeland security are discussed.

Credits: 3

Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of CRMJ 1015 Homeland Security, the student will:

  1. Analyze the social underpinnings of terrorism.
  2. Identify the methods of financing terrorist organizations.
  3. Investigate the effect media has on radicalization.
  4. Critique the rise of international terrorist organizations.
  5. Identify the agencies charged with preventing and interdicting terrorism.
  6. Assess law enforcement response to terrorist events.
  7. Analyze civil liberty constitutional issues and homeland security.
  8. Debate the future of homeland security and terrorism.
  9. Compare local, state, and federal roles in homeland security.

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