Skip Navigation
Home > soc
 

Course Details

 

Course Details

Course Code: INTL422 Course ID: 3185 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course provides an examination of how various unclassified materials, such as news services, databases, government documents, newspapers, journals, magazines, yearbooks, surveys, radio, TV, Internet, indexes, materials from various organizations, interviews, and country studies can be utilized as intelligence.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
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
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session
01/25/2022 - 07/01/2022 07/04/2022 - 08/28/2022 July Summer 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

Course Objective (1) – Analyze investigative strategies that lead to the production of OSINT intelligence products.

Course Objective (2) – Assess specific threats that can be addressed by systematically collecting OSINT information covering printed resources, online and Internet sources including protocols, privacy, net anonymity, and legal and ethical constraints.

Course Objective (3) - Deduce how an OSINT is analyzed via the intelligence cycle

Course Objective (4) – Critique objective, impartial and consistent approaches and methodologies to the handling of OSINT theory and practice.

Course Objective (5) – Compare and contrast multiple facets of different search engines while formulating tailored semantic search terms and Boolean logic.

Course Objective (6) – Examine the effect of ownership, affiliations and operating environments on reporting and aggregations of relevant intelligence topics

Course Objective (7) – Construct OSINT intelligence products.

Forum discussions – One initial post by Thursday; two follow-up posts to classmates or a classmate and the instructor by Sunday. Specific questions found in forums topic description tab of the classroom.

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

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

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

Course Objective (1) – Analyze investigative strategies that lead to the production of OSINT intelligence products.

Course Objective (2) – Assess specific threats that can be addressed by systematically collecting OSINT information covering printed resources, online and Internet sources including protocols, privacy, net anonymity, and legal and ethical constraints.

Course Objective (3) - Deduce how an OSINT is analyzed via the intelligence cycle

Course Objective (4) – Critique objective, impartial and consistent approaches and methodologies to the handling of OSINT theory and practice.

Course Objective (5) – Compare and contrast multiple facets of different search engines while formulating tailored semantic search terms and Boolean logic.

Course Objective (6) – Examine the effect of ownership, affiliations and operating environments on reporting and aggregations of relevant intelligence topics

Course Objective (7) – Construct OSINT intelligence products.

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.
Author: No Author Specified
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.