Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

IOS 100 * Introduction to Intelligence Operations Studies (3)

Prerequisite(s): None.

Introduces students to the basic elements of intelligence: collection, analysis, dissemination, counterintelligence, and covert action. Examines the difference between intelligence and information. Details the structure, functions, capabilities, and contributions of the national intelligence community, including Congress, the military, joint and unified commands, and law enforcement agencies. Students will study the various steps of the intelligence cycle and learn their purposes.

3 hours lecture.