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Course Code: INTL411 Course ID: 3189 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course differentiates historical and contemporary patterns, modus operandi, capabilities, and vulnerabilities of organized crime organizations. Course content includes a review of the contemporary literature of South American, Mexican, Asian, European, and African criminal enterprises, traditional organized crime, Outlaw motorcycle gangs and transnational criminal enterprises.

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
06/28/2021 - 12/03/2021 12/06/2021 - 01/30/2022 December Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Upon completion of this course of study, students will be able to:

CO1: Understand critical issues in the era of homeland security.

CO2: Review the role of globalization in transnational crime.

CO3: Assess how international crime affects U.S. national security.

CO4: Analyze the impact of the Soviet Union’s demise on the rise of international criminal organizations.

CO5: Compare and contrast the history and development of other transnational criminal organizations.

CO6: Further examine the role of globalization in transnational crime.

CO7: Evaluate why money laundering is important to criminal organizations.

CO8: Evaluate how successfully U.S. and international law enforcement are combating the ICO problem.

CO9: Analyze international criminal organizations’ impact on the economic and social development of countries.

CO10: Analyze strategies to combat international organized crime.

Forums

Instructions and grading expectations for all forums will appear in the Forums section of the course site.

Assignment(s)

Instructions and grading expectations for all assignments will appear in the Assignments section of the course site.

Exam(s)

Instructions and grading expectations for all exams will appear in the Tests & Quizzes section of the course site.

NameGrade %
Forums 40.00 %
Introduction 4.44 %
Week 1 4.44 %
Week 2 4.44 %
Week 3 4.44 %
Week 4 4.44 %
Week 5 4.44 %
Week 6 4.44 %
Week 7 4.44 %
Week 8 4.44 %
Paper 20.00 %
Research Paper 20.00 %
Exams 40.00 %
Midterm exam 20.00 %
Final Exam 20.00 %

Upon completion of this course of study, students will be able to:

CO1: Understand critical issues in the era of homeland security.

CO2: Review the role of globalization in transnational crime.

CO3: Assess how international crime affects U.S. national security.

CO4: Analyze the impact of the Soviet Union’s demise on the rise of international criminal organizations.

CO5: Compare and contrast the history and development of other transnational criminal organizations.

CO6: Further examine the role of globalization in transnational crime.

CO7: Evaluate why money laundering is important to criminal organizations.

CO8: Evaluate how successfully U.S. and international law enforcement are combating the ICO problem.

CO9: Analyze international criminal organizations’ impact on the economic and social development of countries.

CO10: Analyze strategies to combat international organized crime.

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.