Derivative Classification IF103.16

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Description: Explains how to derivatively classify national security information from a classification management perspective. The course discusses the responsibilities associated with derivatively classifying information; describes the process and methods for derivatively classifying information; identifies authorized sources to use when derivatively classifying information and explains how to apply authorized sources, through derivatively classifying information based on the concepts of "contained in," "revealed by," and compilation.

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Length: 2 hours

Target Audience: DoD military, civilian and contractor personnel who are responsible for derivatively classifying national security information.

Number of students per class: N/A

Prerequisites: None

Clearance Requirement: None

Requirements: A passing score of 75% on the final exam (IF103.06) allows students to print a certificate of successful completion.

System Requirements: Adobe Flash Player 8.0 or above

Credit Recommendation: N/A

CDSE courses are intended for use by Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel and contractors within the National Industrial Security Program.