CJT 170: Domestic and International Terrorism

online available

In this course, students will study domestic terrorism and international terrorism, with a focus on how the federal and state governments respond to and investigate terrorism. Students will explore the roots of terrorism, types, causes, strategies, targets and weapons. The course will include an overview of how other crimes are used by terrorists for funding and the impact of media coverage. Students will engage in practical exercises such as a mock response to possible threats of terrorism, and they will become aware of how counterterrorism agencies and task forces analyze initial threat information and formulate responses to threats of terrorism. Level I Prerequisite: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; CJT 100

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; CJT 100

Class offerings by semester

  Winter Summer Fall

Even Years
(2022, 2024, 2026)

offered online   offered online

Odd Years
(2023, 2025, 2027)

offered online   offered online

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class
Revised: 3/30/23

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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45

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