MIR 638 Global Threat in Terrorism


This course focuses on the exploration of the origins and motivations of terrorism based on theoretical understandings of individual and group behavior. Students gain the opportunities to explore the impacts of the threat of terrorism on individuals and communities as well as strategies for the prevention, deterrence, mitigation, and response to terrorist threats.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Develop comprehensive understanding of the theories explaining the formation of terrorist groups.
  • Understand the motivations behind terrorist behavior.
  • Critically discuss the impacts of terrorism on groups and individuals.
  • Develop the ability to conduct research on terrorism through a range of analytical tools and research methods.