MIS Military Science

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MIS.111 Leadership & Personal Development.511

In this course, designed to introduce students to ARMY ROTC and the organization of the US. army and its role in American society, students will A) explore fundamental concepts in leadership, in both classroom and outdoor activities; (B) increase self-confidence through optional activities in rappelling, leadership reaction course, and basic marksmanship. This course is offered on the campus of Western Illinois University by the Western Illinois University Department of Military Science.
Offered: Fall
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AA, AS, AGS and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable Elective Only

MIS.112 Introduction to Tactical Leadership.511

This course is a continuation of MIS.111. Students will continue to build a knowledge base of soldier skills such as first aid, marksmanship, and writing. In addition, students will have an opportunity to develop leadership skills through basic drill, rappelling exercises, and have the opportunity to complete the leadership reaction course. Students are taught skills required by the individual soldier in the field. The student is also taught to write in the Army style. This course is offered on the campus of Western Illinois University by the Western Illinois University Department of Military Science.
Offered: Spring
Prerequisites: MIS.111
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AA, AS, AGS and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable Elective Only

MIS.113 Introduction to Military Science22

In this course students are offered an overview of such leadership fundamentals as setting direction, problem-solving, listening, presenting briefs, providing feedback, and using effective writing skills. Cadets explore dimensions of leadership values, attributes, skills, and actions in the context of practical, hands-on, and interactive exercises. This is a combination version of MIS.111 and MIS.112 for students entering ROTC in midyear. Students who received credit for MIS.112 will not receive credit for MIS.113. This course is offered on the campus of Western Illinois University by the Western Illinois University Department of Military Science.
Offered: Spring
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AA, AS, AGS and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable Elective Only