Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 0: Introduction

    • Pre-Course Survey

    • OSCT Course Syllabus

    • OSCT Course Learning Outcomes

  • 2

    Module 1:

    • 1.1 - Intelligence Cycle

    • 1.2 - Intelligence Requirements, Asset Management, and Collection Management

    • 1.3 - Intelligence Disciplines

    • Module 1 Learning Check

  • 3

    Module 2:

    • 2.1 - Privacy, Legalities, Ethics, and Data

    • 2.2 - The Internet and The Web

    • 2.3 - Internet Components

    • 2.4 - Web Components

    • 2.6 - Managing Attributions and Signature Management

    • Module 2 Learning Check

  • 4

    Module 3:

    • 3.1 - Collecting, Harvesting, and Scraping

    • 3.2 - Cleaning Data

    • 3.3 - Introduction to Technical Courses

    • 3.4 - APIs Behind Social Media Platforms and Tools

    • Module 3 Learning Check

  • 5

    Module 4:

    • 4.1 - Research and Collection Plan

    • 4.2 - Collection Strategy Practical Exercise

    • Collection Strategy PE - Submission

    • 4.3 - Validating Sources

  • 6

    Module 5:

    • 5.1 - Collection CONOP

    • 5.2 - D2M For Collection Operations

    • End of Course Survey