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Terrorism Studies, Certificate

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Understanding Terrorism is key; whether it be to governments, transport networks, first responders, private organisations or to the public - it involves knowing who is involved, how and why they act and their capacity to inflict harm. Join the Terrorism Studies course at University of St Andrews.
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Terrorism Studies at University of St Andrews is 100% online and it aims to provide knowledge that is so essential to understanding and ultimately responding to terrorism and political violence. Discover how and why terrorists plot against civilians, governments, corporations, commercial operations, transport or IT networks and get ready to make an unmistakable difference to an organisation’s security strategies.

The course is undertaken by professionals from all walks of life, including:

  • Emergency Services
  • Military
  • Governments
  • Business Communities


This is a University of St Andrews programme and qualification, jointly developed by the University and Informa Connect, and assessed and quality assured by the University of St Andrews.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
  • Credits
    20 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Key Issues in Terrorism and Political Violence
  • Terrorist Ideologies, Aims, Beliefs, and Motivations
  • Terrorist Modus Operandi
  • International Policing Policy
  • Aviation Terrorism & Security
  • Maritime Terrorism Security
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
  • Terrorism, Cyber Threats and the Internet
  • Radicalisation, Counter-radicalisation and Deradicalisation

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1999 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1999 GBP for the full programme and a duration of .
  • EU/EEA

    1999 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1999 GBP for the full programme and a duration of .
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  • Book before 14th August: £1,999 / US$2,499
  • Book after 14th August: £2,299 / US$2,879


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