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Course Details

Course Code: INTL646 Course ID: 4183 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course will provide an overview of transnational crime and narcotics and its effects on national security, political, social, and economic development of countries around the world. The focus of this class will be the proliferation and expanding influence of organized crime groups, the increasing links among crime groups, corruption, and links to terrorism from transnational crime and narcotics. This class will examine the diverse dimensions of transnational crime and narcotics in the context of increasing globalization and the exponential impact of technology advances

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

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

CO-1: Examine the connection between transnational crime, narcotics, corruption, and terrorism as a national security policy concern.

CO-2: Analyze the role of transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics in the prolongation of conflict.

CO-3: Distinguish differences in the origin and impact of transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics between the developing and developed world.

CO-4: Consider the impact of technology as a facilitator of transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics trafficking.

CO-5: Assess policy options to combat transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics trafficking.

The course grade is based on the following assessments:

Discussions – 20 percent

Case Study – 25 percent

Policy Paper – 30 percent

Final Assignment – 25 percent

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

CO-1: Examine the connection between transnational crime, narcotics, corruption, and terrorism as a national security policy concern.

CO-2: Analyze the role of transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics in the prolongation of conflict.

CO-3: Distinguish differences in the origin and impact of transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics between the developing and developed world.

CO-4: Consider the impact of technology as a facilitator of transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics trafficking.

CO-5: Assess policy options to combat transnational crime, terrorism, and narcotics trafficking.

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.