Course Information

Terrorism (CRIJ 3308)

Term: 2022-2023 Academic Year Fall


Melody D. Threadcraft
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Benson Kariuki

Office Hours

  • Start Date: August 10, 2020  8:00AM
  • End Date: Nov 20 2020 5:00PM
  • Remote Meeting: Live ZOOM Meeting on Tuesday, 1:00 PM
  • Other Teaching Platform:  Online
  • Telephone (903) 730-4890 Ext 2115
Kashley Lynika Brown
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Mon-Wed-Fri, 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM (8/22/2022 - 12/9/2022) Location: ONLIN ONLIN ONLIN


This module examines the growing range of threats from improvised explosive devices as the terrorist weapon of choice in military and civilian arenas and how they are dealt with and prevented by bomb squads, first-responders, and security and intelligence services in selected countries. The module introduces the history of IEDs and the techniques of groups and ?lone wolf? individuals before considering countermeasures.

This is a Junior level course. Prerequisites: CRIJ 1301 Intro to CJ; CRIJ 1307 Crime in America; CRIJ 2314 Investigations; CRIJ 2328 Police Systems. The course is 3 hours long.