Terrorism & Security
How are security threats defined and responded to in a changing Europe? Explore the complexity of European security and intelligence dilemmas in light of the movement of people and increased tensions among nations.
IS THIS PROGRAM FOR YOU?
- Meet with academic and military experts, as well as politicians on Field Studies to discuss how current incidents and events are framed in a security discourse
- Participate in a simulation game as a European decision maker, and gain hands-on experience in interpreting complex intelligence as you formulate responses to acute security threats
- Travel with your class and faculty on course-integrated Study Tours to gain in-depth knowledge by meeting with security analysts and policymakers
It's a good fit if you study:
European Security Dilemmas and Intelligence
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits
- INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
- POLITICAL SCIENCE
- GLOBAL STUDIES
Europe is under pressure with a growth of fundamentalist and right-wing tendencies. We have also seen a rise in terror attacks across nations, and therefore, in a need for military security, cybersecurity, and societal security. This course explores the field of security studies through a European lens.
Week-Long Study Tour: Berlin
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Core Course Week: Study tour within Sweden + a two-day seminar in Stockholm
Prerequisite: An international relations or political science course at university level.