POLS 325. Intelligence Analytics. 3 Hours S.

This course develops advanced critical thinking, writing, oral communication skills by enhancing the student's ability to apply analytic tradecraft methods to intelligence products. Course emphasizes in-class, hands-on exercises to enhance the student's ability to apply structured analytic techniques, critically assess bias and logical fallacies in information sources, critiquing analytical products, and applying sound analytical tradecraft to individual and team writing exercises and oral presentations. Course also emphasizes the team-oriented environment of the intelligence profession, specifically focusing on standards of practice found in US intelligence agencies. On completion of the course, students will have an understanding of the analytic processes and guidelines the U.S. Intelligence Community uses to create intelligence products for national security decision makers. Prerequisite: POLS 125 and POLS 130. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in American Studies

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Bachelor of Arts in Global and International Studies

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Global and International Studies Minor

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...POLS 151 Introduction to Comparative Politics Honors POLS...of Latin America GIST 325 Peoples and Cultures...

Bachelor of Science in Education

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...POLS 150 Introduction to Comparative Politics 3 POLS...Contemporary Authors: _____ ENGL 325 Recent Popular Literature...

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in African and African-American Studies

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...In, Honors: _____ AAAS 325 Popular Black Music...Post-Colonial Discourses AAAS/POLS/HIST 561 Liberation...