Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

CC209
Terrorism
0.5 Credit

This course examines terrorism and its threat to worldwide security. This course will provide the student with analytical frameworks by which they can better understand the ideologies, strategies and tactics of contemporary international and domestic terrorist groups. Students will learn about the causes and consequences of terrorism. Topics may include the origins and ideology of terrorism, religious extremism, international and domestic terrorist groups. National and International strategies to combat terrorism may also be explored.