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This interactive and practical two-week program will enhance your understanding of the national security community and...
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China: Australia's Policy Options
China: Australia's Policy Options
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China is a major geopolitical actor. Australia needs to understand key aspects of China’s worldview and outlook in...
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Technology and National Security - Breakfast Series
Technology and National Security - Breakfast Series
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Join us for our exciting new **breakfast series** on technology and the implications for national security. Running...
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The New Weapons: Propaganda, Misinformation and Fake News
The New Weapons: Propaganda, Misinformation and Fake News
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A host of global actors, state and non-state, are increasingly leveraging technology to harness the power of...
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NSC brand image
This interactive and practical two-week program will enhance your understanding of the national security community and...
China: Australia's Policy Options
China is a major geopolitical actor. Australia needs to understand key aspects of China’s worldview and outlook in...
Technology and National Security - Breakfast Series
Join us for our exciting new **breakfast series** on technology and the implications for national security. Running...
The New Weapons: Propaganda, Misinformation and Fake News
A host of global actors, state and non-state, are increasingly leveraging technology to harness the power of...

Short courses

Executive development

The National Security College’s intensive programs have been designed to provide a grounding across the spectrum of security issues while building enduring personal networks.

These programs are an immersive experience that improves participants’ ability to meet whole-of-government and whole-of-nation policy needs.

Programs

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Professional development

The NSC gives practitioners access to world-leading national security experts drawn from key organisations involved with security policy-making and operations.

These courses are short and aim to provide participants with access to cutting edge research, skills and a more in-depth understanding of emerging national security challenges.

Courses

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Bespoke and international programs

The NSC offers tailored or ‘bespoke’ courses for individual government departments and agencies, as well as private sector and foreign partners. These include programs designed to build capacity, dialogue or shared analytical problem-solving among multiple countries.

We make extensive use of syndicate groups, panel discussions, site visits, hypotheticals and scenarios to test and develop ideas.

Courses

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