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2022-2023 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MIL 402 - Leadership in a Complex World

Credits 3
Lecture
Course explores the dynamics of leading in the complex situations of current military operations in the contemporary operation environment (COE). We will study everything from the new Modular Army to terrorism, Joint Ethics Regulations, and Non-government organizations. This semester there will be a strong focus on improving your presentation and briefing skills; and you will study the finer points of organizational leadership - equal opportunity, the preventions of sexual harassment and improper relationships. The course places significant emphasis on preparing you for commissioning, BOLC II and III, and your first unit of assignment. We will use many case studies, scenarios, and “What now, Lieutenant?” exercises to prepare you to face the complex ethical and practical demands of leading as commissioned officers in the United States Army. *Explore Military Professional Ethics and ethical decision making facing an Officer *Gain practical experience in Cadet Battalion Leadership roles *Demonstrate personal skills in operations and communications *Evaluate and develop MSL III small unit leaders and examine issues of force protection in the COE. *Prepare for the transition to a career as an Army Officer
Credit / No Credit