Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

POL 371 Terrorism(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. An examination of terrorism as a form of political action; the causes and consequences of terrorism, and the strategy and tactics of terrorists. Various counterterrorism security approaches will be explored, as well as attempts to find patterns and trends in the incidence of domestic and international terrorism. The course will review prospects for the future as they relate to terrorism. (social science) Prerequisite: POL 260 and an addition POL course at the 200 level of above.