Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2021

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MSCI 1001 Introduction to ROTC

MSCI 1001 introduces Cadets to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership. Cadets learn how the personal development of life skills such as critical thinking, goal setting, time management, physical fitness, and stress management relate to leadership, officership, and the Army profession. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of Army leadership dimensions while gaining a big picture understanding of ROTC, its purpose in the Army, and its advantages for the student. One hour class and a required leadership lab, MSCI 1001L, plus optional participation in a one hour sessions for physical fitness. Participation in a weekend exercise is optional, but highly encouraged.

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MSCI 1001L Leadership Lab

Open only to (and required of) students in the associated Military Science course. Series with different roles for students at different levels in the program. Learn and practice basic skills. Gain insight into Advanced Course in order to make an informed decision whether to apply for it. Build self-confidence and team-building leadership skills that can be applied throughout life.

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MSCI 1002 Introduction to Leadership

MSCI 1002 overview leadership fundamentals such as setting direction, problem solving, presenting briefs, providing feedback, using effective writing skills, and listening. Cadets explore dimensions of leadership values, attributes, skills, and actions in the context of practical, hands-on, and interactive exercises. Cadre role models and the building of stronger relationships among the Cadets through common experience and practical interaction are critical aspects of this class One hour class and a required leadership lab, MSSCI 1002L, plus optional participation in a one hour session of physical fitness. Participation in weekend exercise is optional, but highly encouraged.

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MSCI 1002L Leadership Lab

Open only to (and required of)students in the associated Military Science course. Series with different roles for students at different levels in the program. Learn and practice basic skills. Gain insight into Advanced Course in order to make an informed decision whether to apply for it. Build self-confidence and team-building leadership skills that can be applied throughout life.

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