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Course Details

Course Code: INTL610 Course ID: 3092 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

The course focuses on both U.S. and foreign aspects of counterintelligence, including the history and evolution of counterintelligence, the differences between passive and active CI measures, principles and processes of counterintelligence and its relationship to covert action, the ethics of counterintelligence, and the evaluation of CI successes and an estimate of the damage caused by failures. The student will develop a comprehensive knowledge of the use and practices of counterintelligence, especially in protecting homeland security and national security interests against foreign adversaries. Additionally, the collection process and the changes for the future in the infusion of CI technology will be discussed.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session
09/26/2022 - 03/03/2023 03/06/2023 - 04/30/2023 March Winter 2023 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

CO1: Assess the role of Counterintelligence within the National Security Strategy of the US Government.
CO-2: Produce an advanced assessment of the structure, functions and operations in U.S. Counter-Intelligence.
CO-3: Defend the necessity of Counter-Intelligence as the fundamental precursor to all intelligence activities.
CO-4: Develop procedural and tactical remedy for attempts at penetration by hostile foreign intelligence entities.
CO-5: Critique the effectiveness of national and legal policies that impact upon counterintelligence threats.

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

CO1: Assess the role of Counterintelligence within the National Security Strategy of the US Government.
CO-2: Produce an advanced assessment of the structure, functions and operations in U.S. Counter-Intelligence.
CO-3: Defend the necessity of Counter-Intelligence as the fundamental precursor to all intelligence activities.
CO-4: Develop procedural and tactical remedy for attempts at penetration by hostile foreign intelligence entities.
CO-5: Critique the effectiveness of national and legal policies that impact upon counterintelligence threats.

Book Title:The Main Enemy: The Inside Story of the CIA's Final Showdown with the KGB - eBook available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780345472502
Publication Info:Presidio Press Lib
Author:Milton Bearden
Unit Cost:$10.39
 
Book Title:Counterintelligence Theory and Practice, 1st Ed. - eBook available through the APUS Online Library.
ISBN:9781442219335
Publication Info:Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Lib
Author:Prunckun, Hank
Unit Cost:$48.12
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.