HSM 142 - Intelligence Analysis and Security Management

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course examines intelligence analysis and its indispensable relationship to the security management of terrorist attacks, man-made disasters and natural disasters. It also explores vulnerabilities of our national defense and private sectors, as well as the threats posed to these institutions by terrorists, man-made disasters, and natural disasters. Students will discuss substantive issues regarding intelligence support of homeland security measures implemented by the United States and explore how the intelligence community operates. Students will be able to identify important components of Intelligence Analysis and Security Management. (Sp)