Jan 23, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

POLS 3202 - Introduction to Strategic and Security Studies

Provides students with an introduction to the field of strategic studies, a subset of the broader field of security studies. Strategic studies examines the relationship between politics and the use of military force within the international system. To provide students with the necessary foundations, the course provides an overview of important thinkers and ideas, and an understanding of essential concepts including war, deterrence, terrorism, and counter insurgency.

Prerequisites: POLS 1101 or POLS 1101H, and POLS 2401 or POLS 2401H