Military Science (MILS)

Courses

MILS 100. Leadership Laboratory. 1 Unit.

Practicum in those skills taught in the classroom during other military science classes in the quarter. To include Small Unit Operations, such as patrolling, air mobile operations, rappelling and weapons qualification. Some training is conducted on weekends. This course is only open to enrolled Army ROTC cadets. The course must be taken each quarter the student is enrolled in the Military Science program.

MILS 151. Basic Military Skills I. 2 Units.

Introduction to the role of the officer, the noncommissioned officer, and organization of the total Army. Formerly MILS 120.

MILS 152. Basic Military Skills II. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: MILS 151 or consent of instructor
A continuation of basic military skills. Formerly MILS 146D.

MILS 153. Basic Military Skills III. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: MILS 151 and MILS 152 or consent of instructor
A continuation of basic military skills. Formerly MILS 146E.

MILS 251. Leadership and Management I. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: MILS 151, MILS 152, and MILS 153 or consent of instructor
Introduction to leadership and management which develops technical skills that must be learned in order to perform as a leader. Students master technical aspects that are specific to the military profession.

MILS 252. Leadership and Management II. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: MILS 251 or consent of instructor
Continuation of leadership and management skills.

MILS 253. Leadership and Management III. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: MILS 251 and MILS 252 or consent of instructor
Continuation of leadership and management skills.

MILS 260. ROTC Basic Camp. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: consent of Military Science Department advisor
ROTC Basic Camp is a six week course at FT Knox, KY. The basic camp offers students with no prior military training, or ROTC classes, the chance to enter the ROTC advanced program, if the student has two or more years of undergraduate or graduate study remaining. It is comparable to the first two years of the ROTC program.

MILS 351. Small Unit Operations I. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: consent of instructor
Current tactical doctrine as applied to small unit operations.

MILS 352. Small Unit Operations II. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: MILS 351
Continuation of current tactical doctrine as applied to small unit operations, with special attention to the leaders role.

MILS 353. Advanced Military Leadership and Management. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: MILS 352
Leadership skills required of an ROTC cadet at advanced camp and as a junior officer in the armed forces.

MILS 451. Military Law. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: consent of instructor
Military justice system, including a history of military law, philosophy and structure of the military justice system, courts-martial and alternatives to courts-martial.

MILS 452. Contemporary Military Policy. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: consent of instructor
Contemporary military policy and related subjects of topical military interest, including personal ethics, relevant to the training of junior-level officers.

MILS 453. Senior Leadership Seminar. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: consent of instructor
Leadership and management problems encountered in a company-sized unit, both in garrison and in the field, with emphasis on role of the junior officer.

MILS 595. Independent Study. 2 Units.

Prerequisites: completion of all advanced military science courses and consent of instructor
A directed reading and research course in contemporary military issues oriented towards a students transition from cadet to commissioned officer. May be repeated twice for credit.