Foundations of Leadership 1
MSci201 (Not Liberal Arts) Foundations of Leadership 1 3 hrs. 3 crs. This is an entry-level survey course to introduce students to leadership theory and skills at the small group / unit level. It uses the study of U.S. Army squad tactics to emphasize multiple leadership techniques. Additionally, it examines the traits of effective leaders with emphasis on their communication skills. Students will understand that different circumstances and group dynamics may require an adjustment of style to accomplish a task. Effective communication skill is highlighted throughout. Preq: Military Science 102 or Department permission required Coreq: Military Science 102 or Department permission required Open to all students and does not require an obligation to the U.S. Army. Participation in the Leadership Lab and field trips are required.