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PT Courses (Boot Camp)

Fall

PHED 1745 ROTC Boot Camp

(2 credits) Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD

This course allows beginners to learn the basic Army Physical Fitness program. Through a series of rigorous progressive workouts, the student advances from novice status to meet the requirements of the Army Physical Fitness Test.  The class takes place on campus at the Elma Roane Field House track, just outside the battalion headquarters, on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 6:00-7:00 a.m.

Spring

PHED 1745 ROTC Boot Camp

(2 credits) Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD

This course expands knowledge and proficiency in Basic Army Physical Fitness. Through continued, progressive, and rigorous workouts, students improve individual fitness levels to exceed the Army Physical Fitness Test requirements.  The class takes place on campus at the Elma Roane Field House track, just outside the battalion headquarters, on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 6:00-7:00 a.m. Back to Top

 

Freshman Courses

Fall

ARMY1110 Leadership/Personal Development I

(1 credit), Grade Method: REG

                                                                                                                                                                                      An exploration of leadership application through classroom instruction, leadership training and mentorship, adventure exercises and camaraderie. Hands on experience in managerial operations and military techniques. Applied military customs and techniques through physical and mental training.

ARMY1100 Leadership Laboratory 

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

Spring

ARMY1120 Leadership/Personal Development II

(2 credits) Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD

The continuation of the exploration of leadership application through classroom instruction, leadership training and mentorship, adventure exercises and camaraderie.

ARMY1115 Leadership Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                    

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

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Sophomore Courses

Fall

ARMY2140 Innovative Team Leadership I

(2 credits) Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD

Sophomore standing

This course is an intensive examination of the Army Leadership Model in practice. The model is compared to leadership styles and techniques from government and industry and the comparative effectiveness of each. Students form their own personal leadership styles.

ARMY2100 Leadership Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                     

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

Spring

ARMY2145 Innovative Team Leadership II

(2 credits) Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD

Sophomore standingThis course uses the case study method to examine the Army Leadership Model as applied to assigned missions in U.S. history. Students learn to evaluate and assimilate effective leadership methods and techniques. Includes a laboratory period in which case studies are worked out and presented by individuals and groups.

ARMY2115 Leadership Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                     

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

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Junior Courses

Fall

ARMY3111 Adaptive Tactical Leadership I

(3 credits) Grade Method: REG

Prerequisite: Permission of Army ROTC. Junior standing

Reinforces understanding and application of Army leadership strategies, critical decision making methodologies, physical and mental fitness excellence. Includes a laboratory period in applied leadership, common military tasks and physical fitness.

ARMY3100 Leadership Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                        

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

Spring

ARMY3121 Adaptive Tactical Leadership II                 

(3 credits) Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD

Prerequisite: Permission of Army ROTC. Junior standing

Prepares contracted students for certification at the Army National Advance Camp, a prerequisite for commissioning as an officer in the U.S. Army. Focus is directed to military tactics, squad and platoon drills, marksmanship, land navigation and fitness excellence. Includes a laboratory period in applied leadership skills as well as a three day field exercise.

ARMY3115 Leadership Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                        

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

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Senior Courses

Fall

ARMY4111 Developing Adaptive Leaders

(3 credits) Grade Method: REG

Prerequisite: Permission of Army ROTC. Senior standing

Introduces contracted students to the study of Army structure, practices and processes exercised by Army Commanders and Staff in completing personnel, logistics, training and combat operations. Includes a laboratory in applied leadership skills and two field exercises.

ARMY4100 Leadership Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                         

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

Spring

ARMY4121 Seminar Organizational Leadership

(3 credits) Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD

Prerequisite: Permission of Army ROTC. Senior standingThe military system and code of ethics in the military environment is studied. Topics include code of conduct during all forms of military operations, the Geneva Conventions and the ethical decision making process. Also includes a laboratory in applied leadership skills, fitness excellence and two field exercises.

ARMY4115 Leadership Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                       

Leadership laboratory provides the forum for the reinforcement of formal classroom instruction. Lab revolves around the practical application of the theories of leadership with a “hands-on” approach to learning. Provides opportunities for cadets to exercise leadership, planning, and management

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Military History

ARMY2105 American Military History

(3 credits) Grade Method: REG

All cadets must successfully complete a college level survey course in American military history, preferably one that includes a battle analysis and lessons learned from a battle. The course objectives are to improve cadet understanding have the evolution of war, the evolution of professionalism in the American military, and the place of the American military in society. Approval by the Professor of Military Science is required before a course can be used to satisfy the Military History requirement

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