ROTC

title Military Science Classes



MIL 1511 (Foundation of Officership with Leadership Lab)
Students will increase confidence through team study and activities in basic
drill, physical fitness, rappelling, leadership reaction course, first aid,
oral presentations, and basic rifle marksmanship; learn and practice basic
concepts of leadership in both classroom and outdoor laboratory environments;
learn and practice team building leadership skills that can be applied
throughout life.  Students will participate in and learn to lead a
physical fitness program.  Emphasis will be placed on the development of
an individual fitness program and the role of exercise and fitness in one's
life.  This course is a prerequisite for entry into the Advanced ROTC
program.  The course requires no military obligation and is open to all
Central State University students.  Medical clearance is required.



MIL 1512 ( Foundations of Officership with Leadership Lab)
-  Students will learn and apply the principles of effective leading;
reinforce self-confidence through participation in physically and mentally
challenging exercises with upper division ROTC students; develop communication
skills to improve individual performance and group interaction; relate
organizational ethical values to the effectiveness of a leader; learn and
practice basic skills; and build self-confidence and team-building leadership
skills.Students will participate in and learn to lead a physical fitness
program.  Emphasis will be placed on the development of an individual
fitness program and the role of exercise and fitness in one's life.  The course
requires no military obligation and is open to all Central State University
students.  This course is a prerequisite for entry into the Advanced ROTC
program.  Medical clearance is required.



MIL 2511 (Individual Leadership Studies with Leadership Lab)
- Introduction to individual and team aspects of military tactics in small unit
operations.  Includes the use of radio communications, making safety
assessments, movement techniques, planning for team safety/security, and
methods of pre-execution of checks.  Practical exercises with upper
division ROTC students.  Students will learn techniques for training
others as an aspect of continued leadership development; learn and practice
basic skills; and build self-confidence  and team-building leadership
skills.  Physical fitness emphasis will be placed on the development of an
individual fitness program and the role of exercise and fitness in one's
life.  This course is a prerequisite for entry into the Advanced ROTC
program.  This course requires no military obligation and is open to all
Central State University students.  Medical clearance is required.



MIL 2512 (Individual Leadership Studies
with Leadership Lab)
-
Introduction to individual and team aspects of military tactics in small unit
operations.  Includes the use of radio communications, making safety
assessments, movement techniques, planning for team safety/security, and
methods of pre-execution of checks.  Practical exercises with upper
division ROTC students.  Students will learn techniques for training
others as an aspect of continued leadership development; learn and practice
basic skills; and build self-confidence  and team-building leadership
skills.  Physical fitness emphasis will be placed on the development of an
individual fitness program and the role of exercise and fitness in one's
life.  This course is a prerequisite for entry into the Advanced ROTC
program.  This course requires no military obligation and is open to all
Central State University students.  Medical clearance is required.



MIL 3511 (Leadership and Problem Solving with Leadership Lab)
- A series of practical opportunites to lead small groups, receive personal
assessments and encouragement, and lead again in situations of increasing
complexity.  Uses small unit defensive tactics and opportunites to plan
and conduct training for lower division ROTC students both to develop such
skills and as vehicles for practicing leading.  FTX (Field Training
Exercise) of 24-96 hours required.  Involves leadership responsibilities
for planning, coordination, execution, and evaluation of various training
activities with Basic Course students and for the ROTC program as a
whole.  Students develop. practice, and refine leadership skills by
serving and being evaluated in a variety of responsible positions. 
Students will participate in and learn to plan and lead a physical fitness
program that develops the physical fitness required of an officer in the
Army.  Emphasis will be placed on the development of an individual fitness
program and the role of exercise in one's life.  There is a military
obligation for taking this course.  Prerequisite for this course is
successful completion of MIL 1511, MIL 1512, MIL 2511, and MIL 2512 with a
grade of "C" or better.



MIL 3512 (Leadership and Problem Solving with Leadership Lab) -
Continues the methodology of MIL 3511.  Students will analyze tasks;
prepare written or oral guidance for team members to accomplish tasks; delegate
tasks and supervise; plan for and adapt to the unexpectedin organizations under
stress; and examine the importance of ethical decision-making in setting a
positive climate that enhances team performance.  FTX (Field Training
Exercise) of 24-96 hours required.  The course involves leadership
responsibilities for planning, coordination, execution and evaluation of
various training activities with Basic Course students and for the ROTC program
as a whole.  Students develop, practice, and refine leadership skills by
serving and being evaluated in a variety of responsible positions. 
Students will participate in and learn to plan and lead a physical fitness
program that develops the physical fitness required of an officer in the
Army.  Emphasis will be placed on the development of an individual fitness
program and the role of exercise and fitness in one's life.  There is a
military obligation for taking this course.  Prerequisite for this course
is successful completion of MIL 1511, MIL 1512, MIL 2511, MIL 2512, and MIL
3511 with a grade of "C" or better.



MIL 4511 (Leadership and Management with Leadership Lab) -
Students will plan, conduct, and evaluate activities of the ROTC cadet
organization; articulate goals; put plans into action to attain goals; assess
organizational cohesion and develop strategies to improve it; develop
confidence in skills to lead people and manage resources; and learn to apply
various polocies and programs in this effort.  FTX (Field Training
Exercise) of 24-96 hours is required.  The course involves leadership
responsibilities for planning, coordination, execution, and evaluation of
various training activities with Basic Course students and for the ROTC program
as a whole.  Students develop, practice, and refine leadership skills by
serving and being evaluated in a variety of responsible positions. 
Students will participate in and learn to plan and lead a physical fitness
program that develops the physical fitness required of an officer in the
Army.  Emphasis will be placed on the development of an individual fitness
program and the role of exercise and fitness in one's life.  There is a
military obligation for taking this course.  Prerequisite for this course
is successful completion of MIL 3512 with a grade of "C" or better.



MIL 4512 (Leadership and Management with Leadership Lab) - This
course continues the methodology from MIL 4511.  Students will identify
and resolve ethical issues; refine counseling and motivating techniques;
examine aspects of tradition and law as they relate to leading as an officer in
the United States Army; and prepare for a future as a successful
lieutenant.  FTX (Field Training Exercise) of 24-96 hours is
required.  The course involves leadership responsibilities for planning,
coordination, execution, and evaluation of various training activities with
Basic Course students and for the ROTC program as a whole.  Students
develop, practice, and refine leadership skills by seving and being evaluated
in a variety of responsible positions.  Students will participate in and
learn to plan and lead a physical fitness program that develops the physical
fitness required of an officer in the Army.  Emphasis will be placed on
the exercise and fitness in one's life.



MIL 3797 (Military History Course) - The course objective  is to improve the student's
understanding of the evolution of the war, the evolution of professionalism in
the U.S. military, and the place of the American military in society.  The
course requires to understand, apply, and appreciate the lessons learned from past experiences of
military operations or programs and their impact upon the Army or the
Nation.  No military obligation is required in order to enroll in the course and is open to all Central State and Cedarville
Universites students.  Prerequisite: prior coordination with intention of taking course with course instructor.



MIL 4197 (Independent Study of
Military Leadership)
- The Independent Study of Military
Leadership course is structured to allow a student to research and independently
study a specific military topic agreed upon by the Professor of Military
Science and the student.  In agreement with the Professor of Military
Science, the student will select a topic of historic significance to
understand, apply, and appreciate the lessons learned from past experiences of
military operations or programs and their impact upon the Army or the
Nation.  The course will entail detailed research, independent processing
of thought, facts, and theory.  The end result of the course will be a written
product of the quality to be published in a military journal that meets or
exceeds writing requirements for college level students.  The course will
be taught by the Professor of Military Science.  Course may be repeated
for a total of 6 semester hours.  There is no military obligation for this
course.  Prerequisite:  Permission from the Professor of Military
Science.