National Security Investigations

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
POL
Course Number: 
313
General Education Requirements: 
W
H
G
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.
Semesters Offered: 
Fall of Odd-Even Years

National Security Investigations (NSIs) of foreign threats — most often from international terrorists and foreign intelligence services—are unique in law and concept. This course will examine the authorities, tools, and purposes of NSIs and consider the controversy over their use.