Created by:  University of Maryland, College Park

  • Dr. Gary  LaFree

    Taught by:  Dr. Gary LaFree, Director

    National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism

  • Bill Braniff

    Taught by:  Bill Braniff, Executive Director

    National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism

  • Kate Izsak

    Taught by:  Kate Izsak, Education Director

    National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Reponses to Terrorism
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The University of Maryland is the state's flagship university and one of the nation's preeminent public research universities. A global leader in research, entrepreneurship and innovation, the university is home to more than 37,000 students, 9,000 faculty and staff, and 250 academic programs. Its faculty includes three Nobel laureates, three Pulitzer Prize winners, 47 members of the national academies and scores of Fulbright scholars. The institution has a $1.8 billion operating budget, secures $500 million annually in external research funding and recently completed a $1 billion fundraising campaign.
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 of 75 ratings

The course outline and reading material is very good. In our current social climate this will enable you to definitely see things objectively without being caught up in the media hysteria.

This was an excellent course that gave me a broad view of the terrorism threat. At the same time, we examined many specifics particular to certain groups and and challenges faced when dealing with terrorism. I highly enjoyed the course and will continue my studies on this subject.

It was an excellent course. A follow up course should be done with greater focus on organizational analysis.

Very informative and helped me to think about my preconceptions about terrorism and terrorist actors.