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Fall 2016  |  PA 8821 Section 001: National Security Policy (21389)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Credits:
3 Credits
Grading Basis:
Student Option
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
 
09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Thu 06:00PM - 08:45PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 20
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Politics and economics of national security policy. Defense policy, military strategy, and weapons procurement. While emphasis is on the United States, other countries also discussed.
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?andre104+PA8821+Fall2016
Class Description:

This course will analyze U.S. national security policy and process from the viewpoint of the National Security Council staff. Students will:

· Examine the organization and structure of the U.S. national security apparatus and the national security decision-making process, including individual and political factors.

· Assess central threats to U.S. and international security and develop and discuss policy options to deal with those threats.

· Undertake a major policy review on a specific national security challenge facing the United States, including analysis and recommendations.

· Produce products, both written and oral, crucial to national security policy making (e.g., concise information and action memorandum), and put themselves in the position of national security leaders as part of a policy simulation.

Grading:
Grades will be based on oral participation, papers, and class reports. There will also be a final.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/21389/1169
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/andre104_PA8821_Fall2018.docx (Fall 2018)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/andre104_PA8821_Fall2015.docx (Fall 2015)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
8 October 2015

Fall 2016  |  STAT 8821 Section 001: Curricular Practical Training (16092)

Instructor(s)
No instructor assigned
Class Component:
Field Work
Credits:
1 Credit
Grading Basis:
S-N only
Instructor Consent:
Department Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
Independent/Directed Study
Class Attributes:
Grade Sort
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
 
09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
12:00AM - 12:00AM
UMTC, East Bank
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Industrial work assignment using advanced statistical techniques. Grade based on final report and presentation covering work assignment. prereq: Statistics grad student, dept consent
Class Description:
Student may contact the instructor or department for information.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/16092/1169

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