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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POLS 4922 - Cyber Conflict: History and Theory of Cyber War

This is a non-technical course that introduces students to the major cyber conflicts that have transpired since the dawn of the “internet age” and the geo-political developments leading to each. It discusses the relevance of major strategic theorists to cyber conflict and whether cyber capabilities represent a revolution in military affairs. Finally, it considers possible future developmental trajectories of cyber capabilities as they relate to the conduct of warfare and the ethical concerns these developments may bring.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Prerequisites: POLS1101 >= C or POLS1101H >= C
Repeat Status: Yes Repeat Limit: 1
Schedule Type: Lecture, Asynchronous Instruction

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