Aerospace Studies (ASTU)

ASTU 10101     THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE I      1 Credit Hour

Survey course providing an introduction to the United States Air Force and ROTC. Officership and military customs and courtesies are discussed. Foundations of Air Force communication are covered.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 10102     THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE II      1 Credit Hour

Survey course looks at the origin and organization of the Air Force. Selected topics contributing to an understanding of the Air Force are covered.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 10103     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ASTU 10104     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ASTU 20101     EVOLUTION OF UNITED STATES AIR FORCE AIR AND SPACE POWER I      1 Credit Hour

Survey course examines air and space power from an historical perspective. Course covers early flight and World War I to the Korean War and ICBMS.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 20102     EVOLUTION OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE AIR AND SPACE POWER II      1 Credit Hour

Survey course examines air and space power from an historical perspective. Course covers period from the Vietnam War to the Gulf War plus a look at the Air Force of the future.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 20103     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ASTU 20104     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ASTU 30101     LEADERSHIP STUDIES I      3 Credit Hours

Study of leadership,professional knowledge and communication skills required for an air force officer. The role of a leader as supervisor and counselor is discussed.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 30102     LEADERSHIP STUDIES II      3 Credit Hours

Study of quality management fundamentals and communication skills for the air force officer. The air force personnel evaluation system and military ethics are discussed.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 30103     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ASTU 30104     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ASTU 40101     DEFENSE STUDIES I      3 Credit Hours

Course examines the political,economic and social constraints upon national security and defense structure. The role of the military including joint operations is discussed. Regional defense issues studies.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 40102     DEFENSE STUDIES II      3 Credit Hours

The role of the military and regional defense are studied. Current air force issues and other topics relevant to preparing an air force officer for active duty are covered.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ASTU 40103     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ASTU 40104     LEADERSHIP LABORATORY      1 Credit Hour

An instructional program that prepares an individual to undertake the broad range of technical tasks associated with military leadership and defense management. This course is optional for university academic credit; however, it is mandatory for Air Force ROTC credit for scholarship or commissioning purposes.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory