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Aerospace Studies Course Descriptions

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AIR 1101 - Heritage and Values - 1 cr.
A two-part survey course of the United States Air Force as a public-service organization and as an introductory course to the Air Force ROTC program. Air Force heritage, core values, human relations, the oath of office and interpersonal communication skills are also examined. Open to all university students interested in military topics. Enrollment in course does not designate students as an ROTC cadets. Students who want to enroll in the ROTC program and become cadets must also enroll in AFROTC GMC Lead Lab.


AIR 1110 - Leadership Laboratory - 1 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.


AIR 1111 - Leadership Laboratory - 1 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.


AIR 1591 - Leadership Practicum - 1-4 cr.
Leadership techniques and their practical application in structured problems and realistic situations. Independent study. Prerequisite: Instructor approval.


AIR 2101 - Team and Leadership Fundamentals - 1 cr.
A two part course that examines Air Force leadership, ethics and values. Students will develop leadership skills based on student participation, group problem solving and oral/written communication. Students will apply these leadership perspectives when completing team building activities and discussing leadership challenges within group dynamics. Students will also demonstrate basic verbal and written communication skills. Open to all university students interested in military topics. Enrollment in course does not designate students as an ROTC cadets. Students who want to enroll in the ROTC program and become cadets must also enroll in AFROTC GMC Lead Lab.


AIR 2110 - Leadership Laboratory - 1 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.


AIR 2111 - Leadership Laboratory - 1 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.


AIR 3101 - Leading People and Effective Communication/Air Force Leadership Studies - 3 cr.
A two part course where students will develop an in-depth understanding of how to effectively lead people and provide people with the tools to use in current and future leadership roles. Students will develop and refine their leadership philosophy through topics that include power and influence, counseling, mentoring, effective supervision, accountability, core values, ethical decision making. Students will also hone their writing and briefing skills. Open to all university students interested in military topics. Enrollment in course does not designate students as ROTC cadets.


AIR 3110 - Leadership Laboratory - 1-2 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.


AIR 3111 - Leadership Laboratory - 2 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.


AIR 3591 - Leadership Practicum - 1-4 cr.
Practical application of leadership and management in structured realistic situations. Independent study. Prerequisite: Instructor approval.


AIR 4101 - National Security Studies/Leadership Responsibilities/Commissioning Preparation - 3 cr.
A two part course where students will learn the basic elements of national security policy and military processes. The student will understand the air force domain operations as well as learn about the selected roles of the military in society and current domestic and international issues. The final portion of the course is designed to prepare students for life as a second lieutenant in the United States Air Force. Open to all university students interested in military topics. Enrollment in course does not designate students as ROTC cadets.


AIR 4110 - Leadership Laboratory - 1-2 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.


AIR 4111 - Leadership Laboratory - 2 cr.
Practical environment giving leadership training, instruction on military customs and courtesies, physical fitness, military drill and the general Air Force environment. Two physical fitness attendances each week, a physical fitness diagnostics test and a physical fitness test are all required. Taken concurrently with appropriate level classes. Some requirements outside of scheduled times.