2013-14 Catalog

Military Science (MIL)

Courses

MIL 015 Foundations Of Officership 1 Credit

The American Army as an institution, its roots, history, customs and traditions and philosophy of leadership. Emphasis on development and role of a professional officer corps. Includes leadership laboratory.

MIL 016 Basic Leadership 1 Credit

Role of individual and leader within the group, leadership skills and characteristics. Emphasis on problem solving and application. Includes laboratory and FTX.

MIL 023 Individual Leadership Studies 2 Credits

Maps as tools in basic terrain analysis and as navigational aids and introduction to small unit tactics. Emphasis on application and field exercises at individual and small group levels. Includes leadership laboratory and FTX.

MIL 024 Leadership and Teamwork 2 Credits

Contemporary theories, traits and principles and small unit tactics development. Leadership philosophies, communications, leader-follower relationships, and leadership problem-solving. Leadership simulations. Includes leadership laboratory and FTX.

MIL 101 Adaptive Team Leadership I 3 Credits

Essential junior officer skills: advanced land navigation, principles of war, small unit tactical planning, tactics and techniques of the soldier, team leading techniques, oral communications and trainer skills. Emphasizes application and field experience. Includes leadership laboratory and FTX. Consent of department chair required.

MIL 102 Adaptive Team Leadership II 3 Credits

Critical examination of leadership qualities, traits and principles with emphasis on military environment. Self, peer, and instructor leadership evaluation. Advanced military skills reinforced. Includes leadership laboratory and FTX. Consent of department chair required.

MIL 113 Developing Adaptive Leaders 3 Credits

Role, authority and responsibility of military commanders and staff in personnel, logistics and training management. Staff procedures, problem solving, training methods and oral and written communications skills used in military organizations. Includes leadership laboratory and FTX. Consent of department chair required.

MIL 114 Leadership in a Complex World 3 Credits

Development of the Profession of Arms, its fundamental values and institutions. Ethical responsibilities of military professionals in contemporary American society. Just war theory, international law of war, and American military law. Also covered are current topics to assist cadets in making the transition to the officer corps and service on active duty or in the reserve forces. Includes leadership laboratory and FTX. Consent of department chair required.

MIL 118 Special Topics for Army Officer 1 Credit

MIL 300 Apprentice Teaching 3 Credits