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Approx. 10 hours to complete

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English

Subtitles: English

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

There is no specific student background needed or prerequisites required for enrollment in this course.

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: Approximately three hours and thirty minutes...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
14 minutes to complete

Introduction

1 video (Total 4 min), 1 reading
1 video
1 reading
Syllabus10m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

MODULE 1

6 videos (Total 41 min), 1 quiz
6 videos
Discussion of Violent Extremism5m
Lesson 2: Theories and Mechanisms of Radicalization8m
Lesson 3: Profiles of Radicalization in the United States9m
Lesson 4: Prison Radicalization10m
Lesson 5: Radicalization Push-Pull Factors5m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz10m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

MODULE 2

9 videos (Total 53 min), 1 quiz
9 videos
Lesson 1: The Promise and Challenges of CVE5m
Lesson 2: The Spectrum of Efforts6m
Lesson 3: CVE Taxonomy5m
Lesson 4: What Makes Community Members Willing to Engage with Law Enforcement5m
Lesson 5: The Role of Mental Health Professionals6m
Lesson 6: The Role of Former Violent Extremists in CVE5m
Lesson 7: The Role of Communities and Bystanders9m
Lesson 8: Overcoming Resistance to CVE6m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz10m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

MODULE 3

10 videos (Total 57 min), 1 quiz
10 videos
Lesson 1: DOVE Model7m
Lesson 2: CVE Programs Around the World- The Muslim Public Council's Safe Spaces5m
Lesson 3: CVE Programs Around the World- Exit USA5m
Lesson 4: CVE Programs Around the World- Peer To Peer10m
Lesson 5: CVE Programs Around the World- Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership in Mali2m
Lesson 6: CVE Programs Around the World- Singapore's Religious Rehabilitation Group4m
Lesson 7: CVE Programs Around the World- Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration of FARC5m
Lesson 8: CVE Programs Around the World- Deradicalization of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam7m
Lesson 9: CVE Programs Around the World- Saudi Arabia's Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Aftercare Program4m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz10m

Instructor

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Bill Braniff

Executive Director
National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism

About University of Maryland, College Park

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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