The expertise you will gain from this course will put you in good stead for future employment and advancement in the global security industry. Understanding the threat posed on a local, national and global level and how to tackle this threat, is key for organisations, governments and institutions.
National governments, international agencies and major corporations recognise the need for personnel with a strong grasp of intelligence and security issues and increasingly require staff who can also demonstrate exceptional knowledge, research and analysis skills.
The knowledge gained from this course will give you a better understanding and appreciation of the role diplomacy plays in today’s fight against terrorism and gives you an advantage in today’s changing job market. Understanding the role modern diplomacy plays in global politics is becoming increasingly vital for the global security forces.
The programme assesses terrorism events and issues of the 20th and 21st centuries and analyses the increasing ‘securitisation’ of social life. It connects the conceptual basis of academic study to practical issues facing the international community and considers emerging terrorism threats and issues pertaining to counter-terrorism, law enforcement, government agencies and the private sector.
Want to take part in the a World-leading online Terrorism Studies course? This is the first transnational counter-terrorism online course to provide individuals, military and police, as well as public and private sector organisations with an understanding of the latest thinking on terrorism and homeland security.