Aerospace Studies (AIRS)

AIRS 101. Foundations of the U.S. Air Force I1-2 Units

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Corequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in AIRS 151.

Description: Organizational structure of the Air Force, and the customs, courtesies, and professional appearance. Air Force core values and the concepts of professionalism and officership as they apply to the military along with the opportunities and benefits available to an Air Force officer.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 102. Foundations of U.S. Air Force II1-2 Units

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Corequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in AIRS 152.

Description: Organizational structure of the Air Force, and the customs, courtesies and professional appearance. Air Force core values and the concepts of professionalism and officership as they apply to the military along with the opportunities and benefits available to an Air Force officer.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 110. Air Force ROTC Independent Study1-6 Units

Description: Independent study of the organizational structure of the Air Force. Customs, courtesies, benefits available and professional appearance. Also, Air Force core values and the concepts of professionalism and officership.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 151. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Description: N

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 152. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Description: Training in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, instructing the other cadets and the environment of an Air Force officer.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 201. Evolution of U.S. Air Power I1-2 Units

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Corequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in AIRS 251.

Description: Examination of general aspects of air and space power through a historical perspective, from the first balloons and dirigibles to the space-age global positioning systems of the Persian Gulf War, including discussion of the recent conflict in Iraq. This course provides students with a knowledge-level understanding for the general element and employment of air and space power.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 202. Evolution of U.S. Air Power II1-2 Units

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Corequisite(s): AIRS 252.

Description: Examination of general aspects of air and space power through a historical perspective, from the first balloons and dirigibles to the space-age global positioning systems of the Persian Gulf War, including discussion of the recent conflict in Iraq. This course provides the students with a knowledge-level understanding for the general element and employment of air and space power.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 210. Air Force ROTC Independent Study1-6 Units

Term Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Prerequisite(s): AIRS 102 and AIRS 152, or permission of departmental chair.

Description: An independent study of general aspects of air and space power through historical perspective. Provides students with a knowledge-level understanding for the general element and employment of air and space power.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 251. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Description: Training in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, instructing other cadets and the environment of an Air Force officer.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 252. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Description: Training in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, instructing other cadets and the environment of an Air Force officer.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 253. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Description: Training in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, instructing other cadets and the environment of an Air Force officer.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 254. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Description: Training in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, instructing other cadets and the environment of an Air Force officer.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 310. Air Force ROTC Independent Study6 Units

Term Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Prerequisite(s): AIRS 202 and AIRS 252, or permission of departmental chair.

Description: An independent study of leadership and management fundamentals, professional knowledge, leadership ethics, problem solving, and communication skills.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 311. Air Force Leadership Studies I3 Units

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Prerequisite(s): Consent of department chair.

Corequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in AIRS 351.

Description: A study of leadership and management fundamentals, professional knowledge, Air Force doctrine, leadership ethics, problem solving tools and techniques, and the communicative skills required to manage in an Air Force milieu.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 312. Air Force Leadership Studies II3 Units

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Prerequisite(s): Consent of department chair.

Corequisite(s): Concurrent registration in AIRS 352.

Description: A study of leadership and management fundamentals, professional knowledge, Air Force doctrine, leadership ethics, problem solving tools and techniques, and the communicative skills required to manage in an Air Force milieu.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 351. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Description: Instruct 100, 200 level cadets in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, developing advanced leadership skills.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 352. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Description: Instruct 100, 200 level cadets in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, developing advanced leadership skills.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 410. Air Force ROTC Independent Study6 Units

Term Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Prerequisite(s): AIRS 311, and AIRS 312, or permission of departmental chair.

Description: An independent study of the concept of the Armed Forces as an integral element of society with emphasis on the broad range of American civil-military relations and the environmental context in which US defense policy is formulated and implemented.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 411. National Security Affairs I3 Units

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Prerequisite(s): Consent of department chair.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 412. National Security Affairs II3 Units

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Prerequisite(s): Consent of department chair.

Corequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in AIRS 452.

Description: The concept of the Armed Forces as an integral element of society, with emphasis on the broad range of American civil-military relations and the environmental context in which United States defense policy is formulated and implemented.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 451. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Description: Instruct 100, 200 level cadets in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, developing advanced leadership skills.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 452. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Description: Instruct 100, 200 level cadets in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, developing advanced leadership skills.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 453. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Fall Only

Prerequisite(s): AIRS 451 and AIRS 452.

Description: Instruct advanced cadets in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, and aid them in developing advanced leadership skills and competencies.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

AIRS 454. Air Force ROTC Leadership Laboratory0 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Term Typically Offered: Spring Only

Prerequisite(s): AIRS 451, AIRS 452, and AIRS 453.

Description: Instruct advanced cadets in Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, and aid them in developing advanced leadership skills and competencies.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes