Introductory Courses in Security

Face of Battle

"Face of Battle" Seminar

A Stanford sophomore recruit recounts his experience learning about war through a history lesson.

International Security in a Changing World

This class examines the most pressing international security problems facing the world today: nuclear crises, nuclear non-proliferation, digital security, terrorism, and climate change.

Technology and National Security

Students take deep dives into the interaction of technology and national security policy from the perspective of history to implications for the new security imperative, homeland defense.