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This online unit in Architecture of Modern Intelligence, provided by Open Universities Australia and Macquarie University, will teach you about the utilisation of modern intelligence. The unit will focus on the organisation and structure of modern intelligence agencies and strategies, and how such strategies are being used to meet specific objectives.
Through the use of a wide range of case studies of various intelligence agencies, you will examine modern-day threats to gain a deeper understanding of the processes of the industry. Some of the threats studied will range from terrorism to cybercrime and espionage.
The unit focuses on intelligence from a national security point of view, and also examines the place of intelligence within the world at large, as well as within state structures. In doing so you will learn about how intelligence is used both domestically and in a foreign context.
To be eligible to enrol, applicants must not have already completed this unit or its academic equivalent, Intelligence and National Security, before and must also be accepted into one of the following courses:
In this Architecture of Modern Intelligence unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This unit will help you gain an in-depth knowledge of the intelligence industry and how it operates in the modern world. You will gain skills in the analysis of historical and current trends, as well as a greater awareness of how a variety of governmental organisations operate. The wide range of topics studied in the unit will be helpful to you in a variety of fields of work, from politics to business and law.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.