Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009
COURSE: 86-121 Introduction to Leadership (2)
This course is an introduction to fundamental components of service for officers in the United States Army, providing the initial lessons that form the building blocks of progressive lessons in values, fitness, leadership and officership. This course also addresses life skills including fitness, communications theory and practice (written and oral); interpersonal relationships; and the ethics of Christian service. Emphasis on hands-on learning also includes instruction in map reading, orienteering, marksmanship and rappelling. Included are weekly leadership laboratories, one weekend field trip and physical training. Upon completion of this semester, cadets should be prepared to receive more complex leadership instruction.