• Course Description: This hands-on participatory course follows the Army‘s physical fitness program. Classes are conducted three days per week with Army ROTC cadets. Focus is on aerobic conditioning, muscular strength and endurance. (Note: 1 lab credit)

  • Course Description: This course overviews leadership fundamentals such as setting direction, problem-solving, listening, presenting briefs, providing feedback, and using effective writing skills. Cadets explore dimensions of leadership attributes and core leader competencies in the context of practical, hands-on, and interactive exercises. Cadets receive continued emphasis on recruitment and retention. Cadre role models and the building of stronger relationships among the Cadets (through common experience and practical interaction) are critical aspects of the MSL 102 program. (Note: 2 lectures, 1 lab credit)

  • Course Description: This course examines the challenges of leading teams in the complex operational environment.  The course highlights dimensions of terrain analysis, patrolling, and operation orders.  Further study of the theoretical basis of the Army Leadership Requirements Model explores the dynamics of adaptive leadership in the context of military operations. Cadets develop greater self-awareness as they assess their own leadership styles and practice communication and team building skills.  Case studies give insight into the importance and practice of teamwork and tactics in real-world scenarios. (Note: 2 lectures, 1 lab credit)