subject outline

subjects offered

HISTORY OF TERRORISM

GPM417

This subject will develop and enhance knowledge and understanding of the
history of terrorism and develop an integrated understanding of the complex historical context of terrorism, its evolving nature and diverse origins.

CONTEMPORARY
TERRORISM

GPM418

This subject will develop and enhance knowledge and understanding of
contemporary terrorism and expand and refine understanding of the complex contemporary context of terrorism and other related security issues.

RADICALISATION

GPM508

Through this subject students will develop a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of radicalisation and the complex psychological, social,
political, domestic and international contexts of radicalisation related issues.

COUNTER
TERRORISM

GPM514

This subject will examine the broad spectrum of government and non-government activities that constitute the countering of terrorism.

TERRORISM FINANCING AND RESOURCING

GPM426

This subject examines the various mechanisms by which terrorist organisations and networks raise, transfer, and expend funds.

OPERATIONAL INTELLIGENCE

JST428

This subject provides students with a sound knowledge in the practice of operational intelligence, including tactical intelligence.

TERRORISM IN CYBERSPACE

GPM510

Upon completion of this subject students will have developed a
comprehensive knowledge and understanding terrorism and cyberspace and the complex and diverse manifestations of this specific aspect of terrorism and counter terrorism.

ILLICIT NETWORKS

GPM513

This subject examines the nature and character of illicit networks and the various mechanisms by which they can be understood and analysed.