SEST-613 Intelligence and the Military
Spring for 2016-2017
The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of military intelligence and its role in national security and to contrast the attributes of military intelligence with other applications. The course will briefly survey the history of military intelligence, focusing mainly on the period from the WWII era forward. The course will explore the unique characteristics and challenges of intelligence in a military context. It will include examination of selective illustrative case studies to provide insight into both the utility and the shortfalls of military intelligence. The course will seek to enhance students’ communication skills, both written and oral.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None

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SEST-613-01 Intelligence and the Military
Spring for 2016-2017
Carr, R
The course will present an in-depth analysis of the relationship between the intelligence community and the military by looking at counter-intelligence and deception, the intelligence "cycle", military intelligence programmatics and industry, the "sociology" of military intelligence, and the impact of intelligence reform legislation on military intelligence. Case studies will include WWII, Korea, and the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
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