ESA 410 Terrorism Threat & Risk Analysis

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: Permission of Program Faculty

Introduces the theoretical and practical aspects of terrorism and counter terrorism. This course examines the evolution, classifications, targets and effects associated with terrorism and discusses the necessary tools to conduct terrorism threat assessments. Additionally, it covers the challenges facing the US governmental agencies responsible for addressing terrorism and providing homeland security. Both local and international terrorism will be addressed including action taken by systems to control, prevent and mitigate terrorism.