This course is designed to introduce various advanced analytical social science methods and theories applicable to the human intelligence field. It challenges the student to critique analyses by well-known scholars. A number of classic studies will be examined in detail with the intent of assisting the student in understanding the strengths and weaknesses of analytical methods used.
Analyze and evaluate classic scholarly works that contribute to ways of thinking about violent conflict and hence human intelligence issues.
Place strategic security issues into the context of higher levels of abstraction.
Demonstrate an ability to critique the works and methods of well-known scholars or professionals.
Evaluate and discuss the issues presented by current events and developments.
Construct models that clarify global and regional events and highlight issues that have bearing on the construction of effective strategic security policies.
Henley-Putnam’s commitment to service begins with your first call with an advisor and continues through graduation. Our classes are small, so you are never just a number. We get to know you, your goals and your needs. You will be supported by a team of professionals who will help you track your degree progression, advise you on course selection, and inform you of relevant services such as tutoring and mentoring. Your faculty members will be available to you, as will the deans and administrators.
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