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Course Code: INTL305 Course ID: 3190 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course examines the legal foundations and oversight mechanisms for the US intelligence community. It also explores the major ethical problems confronting the intelligence profession. Students will investigate the difficult legal and ethical issues in the intelligence community.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
04/26/2021 - 10/01/2021 10/04/2021 - 11/28/2021 October Fall 2021 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2021 - 10/29/2021 11/01/2021 - 12/26/2021 November Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2021 - 12/03/2021 12/06/2021 - 01/30/2022 December Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

CO-1: Examine the current permissions and restrictions on the US national intelligence community activities as prescribed by federal law, executive and agency directives, and the intelligence oversight system.

CO-2: Explain the key aspects of post 9/11 intelligence reform, including the USA Patriot Act and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act.

CO-3: Analyze the ethical challenges faced by intelligence professionals in conducting intelligence operations.

CO-4: Differentiate facts, assumptions, and personal beliefs in a professional setting as they relate to duties and responsibilities in the intelligence profession.

CO-5: Distinguish between legal and ethical considerations in making intelligence operational decisions.

Forum discussions – You must submit one initial post by Thursday and two follow-up posts to classmates by Sunday. Specific questions can be found under the Forums tab in the classroom.

Assignments – Specific instructions found in Assignments tab of the classroom.

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

CO-1: Examine the current permissions and restrictions on the US national intelligence community activities as prescribed by federal law, executive and agency directives, and the intelligence oversight system.

CO-2: Explain the key aspects of post 9/11 intelligence reform, including the USA Patriot Act and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act.

CO-3: Analyze the ethical challenges faced by intelligence professionals in conducting intelligence operations.

CO-4: Differentiate facts, assumptions, and personal beliefs in a professional setting as they relate to duties and responsibilities in the intelligence profession.

CO-5: Distinguish between legal and ethical considerations in making intelligence operational decisions.

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.