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Current Safety and Security Threats

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Course Unit Code060-0006/01
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated5 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Choice-compulsory
Level of Course Unit *Second Cycle
Year of Study *First Year
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredSummer Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech, English, Polish
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
SCU66doc. Mgr. Ing. Radomír Ščurek, Ph.D.
Familiarization students basic problems and development trend terrorism and
antiterrorism. Creation theoretic and practical prerequisite to their
orientation to mentioned areas. Definition, story, development and typology terrorism, his policy and tactics, resources and method terrorism, his financing,
criminal terrorism, Islamic terrorism. Structure and activity choice
terroristic organization, analysis diversification terroristic menaces, critical
communication and her usage at solving terroristic menaces. In next parts
subject will students familiarized with extremist scene starting with motion
skinhead and next nationalist groups, their notation, further with
anarchist, religious extremism, enviromentál extremism, their aim and methods and alike. Subject acquaint students also contemporary dependency type. Go through will alcoholic and alcoholic dependencies, gamblering and next negative aspects habits, appearances, incidence and manners treatment.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
Student regaining along studies theoretic knowledge susceptible him analysis and synthesis contemporary security menaces in Czech republic and their evaluation apply to concrete subjects practically.
Course Contents
1) Fission security menaces,
2) Global bluster and regional security bluster,
3) Definition, story, development and typology terrorism, his policy,
4) Method terrorism, criminal and fundamentalist terrorism,
5) Structure and activity choice terroristic organization,
6) Analysis diversification terroristic menaces,
7) Extremist scene in ČR and her notation,
8) Right - wing ginger group, insider at our place and in the world of,
9) Left - wind ginger group, insider at our place and in the world of,
10) Other radical insider, looker - on force,
11) Religious and environmental extremism, purposes and method,
12) Typology addictive materials and current data dependency type,
13) Negative social phenomenon, vexation, vandalism
14) Corruption and organized crime.
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
Terrorism and Homeland Security by Jonathan R. White (Jan 1, 2013)
Mareš, M.,: Terorismus v ČR /. - 1. vyd.. - Brno: Centrum strategických studií,
2005 - 476 s. ISBN 80-903333-8-9
Kolektiv autorů :Terorismus a my : základy sebeobrany , Vyd. 1.. - Praha :
Computer Press, 2001, 216 s. : ISBN 80-7226-584-9
Chmelík, J.,: Extremismus a jeho právní a sociologické aspekty, Praha : Linde,
2001 - 172 s. ISBN 80-7201-265-7
Kropáček, L.: Islám a Západ : historická paměť a současná krize, Vyd. 1.. -
Praha : Vyšehrad, 2002 - 197 s. ISBN 80-7021-540-2,
Zákon č.167/1998Sb. O návykových látkách ve znění změn a doplnění
Müller, Z.: Islám : historie a současnost, Vyd. 1.. - Praha : Svoboda , 1997 -
187 s. ISBN 80-205-0534-2,
Meltzer, A.: Anarchismus : argumenty pro a proti, Praha : Anarchistický
nakladatelský kolektiv, 2002. - 39 s
Recommended Reading:
The History of Terrorism: From Antiquity to al Qæda by Gérard Chaliand, Arnaud Blin, Edward Schneider and Kathryn Pulver (Aug 1, 2007
Kolektiv autorů :Terorismus a my : základy sebeobrany , Vyd. 1.. - Praha :
Computer Press, 2001, 216 s. : ISBN 80-7226-584-9
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Individual consultations, Tutorials
Assesment methods and criteria
Task TitleTask TypeMaximum Number of Points
(Act. for Subtasks)
Minimum Number of Points for Task Passing
Exercises evaluation and ExaminationCredit and Examination100 (100)51
        Exercises evaluationCredit30 20
        ExaminationExamination70 31