2022-2023 Catalog 
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2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MSL 402 - Officership

3 Semester Hours
Prerequisite: MSL 401  
Corequisite: MSL 402L  

Explores the dynamics of leading in the complex situations of current military operations in the contemporary operating environment (COE). Cadets examine differences in customs and courtesies, military law, principles of war, and rules of engagement in the face of international terrorism. They also explore aspects of interacting with non-government organizations, civilians on the battlefield, and host nation support. MSL 402 places significant emphasis on preparing cadets for their first unit of assignment. It uses case studies, scenarios, and “What Now, Lieutenant?” exercises to prepare cadets to face the complex ethical and practical demands of leading as commissioned officers in the United States Army.

Note: Laboratory required for ROTC cadets. Consent of instructor required. 
Term(s) Offered: Spring