Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Register Now for Summer 2017 Terrorism Studies Courses

Join START this summer online! Courses are offered to students from any university through the UMD Office of Extended Studies at https://oes.umd.edu/incoming-current-visiting-students/summer-session.

Gain Knowledge:
  • Earn Analytic Reasoning credit through Terrorist Financing Analysis and Counterterrorist Finance in BSST 370 (3 credits). BEGINS MAY 30TH!
  • Earn credit for your summer internship through an experiential learning course in Terrorism Studies, BSST 386 (3-5 credits).
Special Topics in Terrorism Studies:
  • Investigate the different forms of hostage taking and understand negotiation tactics in Terrorist Hostage Taking: BSST 338A (3 credits).
  • Understand factors and motivators that lead to mass shootings and evaluate real-world cases in School Shooter and Spree Killers: BSST 3380 (3 credits). BEGINS MAY 30TH!
  • Discuss foundational concepts about propaganda, ideology and narratives used by violent extremists in Extremist Propaganda: BSST 338D (3 credits).
Register through Testudo! For more information, visit www.start.umd.edu/education/summerwinter-courses.

Contact education@start.umd.edu with questions.