Course Code: INTL422 Course ID: 3185 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course provides an examination of how various unclassified materials, such as news services, databases, government documents, newspapers, journals, magazines, yearbooks, surveys, radio, TV, Internet, indexes, materials from various organizations, interviews, and country studies can be utilized as intelligence.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|01/25/21 - 07/02/21||07/05/21 - 08/29/21||Summer 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
|02/22/21 - 07/30/21||08/02/21 - 09/26/21||Summer 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|03/29/21 - 09/03/21||09/06/21 - 10/31/21||Summer 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/26/21 - 10/01/21||10/04/21 - 11/28/21||Fall 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
|05/21/21 - 10/29/21||11/01/21 - 12/26/21||Fall 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|06/28/21 - 12/03/21||12/06/21 - 01/30/22||Fall 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to
Course Objective (1) – Analyze investigative strategies that lead to the production of OSINT intelligence products.
Course Objective (2) – Assess specific threats that can be addressed by systematically collecting OSINT information covering printed resources, online and Internet sources including protocols, privacy, net anonymity, and legal and ethical constraints.
Course Objective (3) - Deduce how an OSINT is analyzed via the intelligence cycle
Course Objective (4) – Critique objective, impartial and consistent approaches and methodologies to the handling of OSINT theory and practice.
Course Objective (5) – Compare and contrast multiple facets of different search engines while formulating tailored semantic search terms and Boolean logic.
Course Objective (6) – Examine the effect of ownership, affiliations and operating environments on reporting and aggregations of relevant intelligence topics
Course Objective (7) – Construct OSINT intelligence products.
Forum discussions – One initial post by Thursday; two follow-up posts to classmates or a classmate and the instructor by Sunday. Specific questions found in forums topic description tab of the classroom.
OSINT Paper – Specific instructions found in Assignments tab of the classroom.
OSINT Project– Specific instructions found in Assignments tab of the classroom.
- Course readings consist of journal articles found in the Lessons area of the classroom. See the References List below for the readings for the course.
- Various resources from the APUS Library are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
- Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php and search by the course number (ex: LITR210) to access your required resources.
- External websites and other assigned reading found in the Lessons area of the classroom.
- Weekly Lesson Notes and videos or audio files are found in the Lessons area of the classroom.
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.|
|Author:||No Author Specified|
Not current for future courses.