This course discusses deradicalization in theory and practice. It covers attempts to achieve deradicalization with a focus and violent extremism among Muslim youth with a focus on experiences in various countries.
- Credit value: 3 (US standard) | 6 (ECTS standard)
- Indicative duration (full time): 4-6 weeks
- Indicative duration (part-time): 5-8 week
- Certificate: Yes
This course is based on standard EUCLID methodology. Students may refer to the following resources:
- Academic Guidelines (HQ version)
- Academic Guidelines (most recent version even if unofficial)
- Student Orientation Guidelines (most recent version even if unofficial)
- Zotero instructions for EUCLID students
- Grammarly instructions for EUCLID students
COURSE OBJECTIVES | LEARNING OUTCOMES
At the end of this course, the student will be able to:
- discuss the theoretical concepts of deradicalization
- identify societal factors facilitating radicalization and possibly deradicalization
- discuss cases and models of radicalization programs in various countries including successes and failures
- articulate appropriate recommendations for improved deradicalization programs.
REQUIRED TEXTS AND MATERIAL
Course material is provided in the form of embedded videos, audio MP3s, and/or downloadable PDFs.
COURSE INSTRUCTOR | ASSOCIATED FACULTY
COURSE SYLLABUS | ACCESS TO 7 PERIODS