Intelligence and Security MA, by distance learning

From battling international terrorism to solving local crime, using intelligence has become crucial to security. But using it means understanding it – the debates and ethical concerns, how it’s collected and analysed. This is the first course in Britain and only the second worldwide to be accredited by the International Association for Intelligence Education (IAFIE), an international organisation dedicated to expanding research, knowledge and professional development in intelligence education. It will equip you with an understanding of key concepts and debates in intelligence and security and the current state of knowledge in the field. It will enable you to apply this new knowledge to your own field, whether as a practitioner or academic.

Course syllabus:

  1. Intelligence: Key Concepts and Debates

  2. Intelligence Techniques and Tradecraft

  3. Intelligence Failure

  4. Intelligence Ethics