MSL 100 Introduction to Physical Fitness (1) is a hands-on participatory course following the Army’s physical fitness program. Classes conducted three days per week with Army ROTC cadets. Focus is on aerobic conditioning, muscular strength and endurance. This course is taken both the Fall and Spring semester. Repeatable three times. A-F only.
MSL 101 Introduction to Military Science I (2) introduces cadets to personal challenges and competencies critical for effective leadership; personal development of life skills such as goal setting, time management, physical fitness, and stress management related to leadership, officership, and the Army profession. Focus on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of Army Leadership Dimensions while understanding the ROTC program, and its purpose in the Army. This course is paired with MSL100 and MSL101L in the Fall.
MSL 102 Introduction to Military Science II (2) overviews leadership fundamentals such as setting direction, problem-solving, listening, presenting briefs, providing feedback and using effective writing skills. Explores leadership values, attributes, skills, and actions in the context of practical, hands-on, and interactive exercises in a classroom environment. Cadre role models build stronger relationships among cadets through common experience and practical interaction are critical. This course is paired with MSL102 and MSL102L in the Spring.
MSL 101L Introduction to Military Science I Lab (1) offers practical application in adventure training, one-rope bridges, rifle marksmanship, land navigation, drill and ceremonies, physical training. Co-requisite: 101.
MSL 102L Introduction to Military Science II Lab (1) offers practical application in adventure training, one-rope bridges, rifle marksmanship, land navigation, drill and ceremonies, physical training. Co-requisite: 102.