Winter '99 Course Guide

Courses in Aerospace Science (Division 896)

Winter Term, 1999 (January 6-April 29, 1999)

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Credit toward graduation from LS&A. The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts does not grant credit toward graduation for any courses offered through the Officer Education Program except for those courses which are cross-listed in other academic units (effective September 1, 1971). These latter courses count as non-LS&A course work if the cross-listed offering falls outside LS&A academic departments or programs.


Air Force 102. The U.S. Air Force Today II.

Instructor(s): Captain Mumford

Prerequisites & Distribution: Not for credit toward LS&A degree. (1).

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

Examines the growth and development of the United States Air Force; covers Presidential, Secretary of Defence and JSC roles in the defence posture, and the national and U.S. military strategic concepts; studies the Air Force supporting forces. Compares the dynamics and interaction of all U.S. military forces in the General Purpose role and their cooperative efforts in the national security posture.

Check Times, Location, and Availability Cost: No Data Given. Waitlist Code: No Data Given.

Air Force 202. U.S. Aviation History and Its Development into Air Power II.

Instructor(s): Colonel Tony Daniels

Prerequisites & Distribution: Not for credit toward LS&A degree. (1).

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

Examines the development of aviation from the 18th century, from balloons and dirigibles, to the present, and how technology has affected growth and development of air power; traces use and development of air power through WW's I and II, the Korean and Vietnamese conflicts, employment in relief missions and civic action programs in the late 1960s, and employment in military actions concluding with Desert Shield/Desert Storm.

Check Times, Location, and Availability Cost: No Data Given. Waitlist Code: No Data Given.

Air Force 311. Air Force Leadership and Management II.

Instructor(s): Lieutenant Colonel Jack Reimann

Prerequisites & Distribution: Not for credit toward LS&A degree. (3).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

Historical overview of management theory development with particular consideration of behavioral science's impact on primary management function. Problem-solving will be incorporated into discussion of management functions, and management principles will be analyzed as they apply to various combinations of political and power relations in the organizational setting. Exercises will simulate operational situations requiring the decision-making approach.

Check Times, Location, and Availability Cost: No Data Given. Waitlist Code: No Data Given.

Air Force 411. National Security Forces in Contemporary American Society II.

Instructor(s): Captain Young

Prerequisites & Distribution: Not for credit toward LS&A degree. (3).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

Focuses on the Armed Forces as an integral element of society. Provides examination of a broad range of American civil-military relations, and the environmental context in which defense policy is formulated. Special themes include: social attitudes towards the military; the role of the professional military leader-manager in a democratic society; the fundamental values and socialization processes associated with the Armed Services; the requisites for maintaining adequate national security forces; political, economic, and social constraints on the national defense structure; the impact of technological and international developments on strategic preparedness; the manifold variables involved in the formulation and implementation of national security policy.

Check Times, Location, and Availability Cost: No Data Given. Waitlist Code: No Data Given.

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