HIST 379 History of Intelligence, Part 1

This course surveys the historical development of intelligence organizations in various parts of the world. Students will be able to describe and explain the historical development of intelligence trade-craft for the periods and geographical areas studied, from antiquity through medieval times and be able to bring these “lessons learned” to bear on present-day intelligence issues.

The course learning outcomes that you will demonstrate upon completion of this course are as follows:

Demonstrate skill conducting basic research in the history of intelligence

Demonstrate a familiarity with strategic security challenges that confronted ancient civilizations and the solutions they undertook and developed

Apply historical understanding to modern issues in strategic security

Demonstrate ability to constructively discuss lessons from historical events, problems, solutions, and outcomes with others

Describe, analyze, and discuss important issues in the history of intelligence and their application

Don’t hesitate to reach out!

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.

To request an application or get information about any of our programs, fill out the form below. An advisor will be in touch to answer your questions. Or contact us directly at 855-246-7440 or HenleyPutnam@national.edu