Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the CSMIE Program

    • An Introduction to the Program
    • Welcome to CSMIE
  • 2

    Introduction to Social Media Intelligence

    • Introduction to Social Media Intelligence and Investigations
  • 3

    Open Source Intelligence

    • Open Source Intelligence Explored
    • How to Identify Digital Footprints
    • An Exploration into I.P. Addresses
    • Understanding Online Privacy
    • Firefox / Web Browser Add-ons
    • Maintaining Anonymity
    • The Creation and Utilization of Sock Puppet Accounts
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 4

    Social Media Intelligence & Investigations

    • Facebook Intelligence & Investigations
    • Twitter Intelligence & Investigations
    • LinkedIn Intelligence & Investigations
    • Instagram Intelligence & Investigations
    • Pintrest Intelligence & Investigations
    • Google+ Intelligence & Investigations
    • Tumblr Intelligence & Investigations
    • Flickr Intelligence & Investigations
    • Vine Intelligence & Investigations
    • Reddit Intelligence & Investigations
    • Disqus Intelligence & Investigations
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 5

    Mobile Apps Intelligence & Investigations

    • Tinder Intelligence & Investigations
    • Tango Intelligence & Investigations
    • WeChat Intelligence & Investigations
    • Skype Intelligence & Investigations
    • SnapChat Intelligence & Investigations
    • Viber Intelligence & Investigations
    • Qzone Intelligence & Investigations
    • QQ Intelligence & Investigations
    • LINE Intelligence & Investigations
    • Yak Intelligence & Investigations
    • KIK Intelligence & Investigations
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 6

    Video Network Intelligence & Investigations

    • Youtube Intelligence & Investigations
    • Vimeo Intelligence & Investigations
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 7

    Social Network Searching & Monitoring

    • How to utilize HootSuite
    • How to utilize Sprout Social
    • Additional Tools and Resources Available
  • 8

    Advanced Search Techniques

    • Social Media Search Methodologies
    • Basic Google Search Methods
    • Advanced Search Methods
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 9

    Dark Web Intelligence & Investigations

    • Introduction to TOR
    • How to search the TOR network
    • Tools utilized on the TOR network
    • Contraband and Illegal Items for Sale on the Dark Web
    • Directories and Databases on the DarkWeb
    • Deep Web Research Tools and Tips
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 10

    Cryptocurrency Explored

    • An exploration into Bitcoin
    • Searching Bitcoins
    • Tools for Managing Bitcoins
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 11

    How Criminal Groups Use Social Media

    • Terroristic Activities on Social Media
    • ISIS Intelligence Monitoring
    • Gang Intelligence and Monitoring
    • Criminal Intelligence and Monitoring
  • 12

    Legal Fundamentals

    • Social Media Warrants
    • Social Media Laws
    • Prep Review Quiz
  • 13

    Final Exam for Certification

    • How to Prepare for the Final Exam
    • Final Exam