Courses

MS 1101. Intro to Basic Military Skills.

Introduction to Military Skills (1-0) An introduction of basic military skills and professional knowledge of subjects essential for the development of the novice military leader. No military obligation.

1 Credit Hour
2 Total Contact Hour
1 Lab Hour
1 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

MS 1103. Intro to Basic Military Skills.

Introduction to Basic Military Skills (1-1) A continuing introduction of basic military skills and professional knowledge of subjects essential for the development of the novice military leader. No military obligation.

1 Credit Hour
2 Total Contact Hour
1 Lab Hour
1 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

MS 1113. Marksmanship.

Marksmanship (0-3) An extensive skill course emphasizing the techniques of marksmanship and the firing of .22 caliber rifles, pistols, and match-grade air rifles. No military obligation. Course fee required.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

MS 1199. Civilian & Military Leadership.

Civilian and Military Leadership (1-0) A study of leadership principles with an emphasis on leaders hip dynamics, ethics, decision making skills, and effective methods of communication. Effective management and leadership skills will be studied through the use of historical case studies and practical exercises.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
1 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

MS 2202. Military Skills.

Military Skills (2-1) A study of various military skills and professional knowledge subjects essential to a military leader. The MS 2204 course concludes with a leadership assessment evaluation which provides a screening technique, involving behavioral situation, to determine the competency of potential junior officers. No military obligation.

2 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
1 Lab Hours
2 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

MS 2204. Military Skills.

Military Skills (2-1) A continuing study of various military skills and professional knowledge of subjects essential to a military leader. Course concludes with a leadership assessment evaluation which provides a screening technique, involving behavioral simulations, to determine the competency of potential junior officers. No military obligation. . .

2 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
1 Lab Hours
2 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MS 1101 w/D or better ) OR (MS 1103 w/D or better ) OR (MS 2202 w/D or better)

MS 3301. Military Science III.

Military Science III (3-1) A comprehensive treatment of those qualities and skills fundamental to the military profession. This course addresses the role of the Army in national affairs as well as from the historic context. Concurrently it provides in the organizational, planning, and directive processes of control while incorporating those leadership dimensions associated with written and verbal communicative forms, training procedures, counseling techniques, systems and resource management. This body of information is superimposed over a framework involving selected military skills.

3 Credit Hours
4 Total Contact Hours
1 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

MS 3302. Military Science III.

Military Science III (3-1) A comprehensive treatment of those qualities, skills and fundamental knowledge endemic to the military profession. It addresses the role of the Army in national affairs as well as in a historic context. Concurrently, it provides instruction in the organizational, planning and directive processes of control while incorporating those leadership dimensions associated with written and verbal communicative forms, training procedures, counseling techniques, systems and resource management. This body of information is superimposed over a framework involving selected military skills.

3 Credit Hours
4 Total Contact Hours
1 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

MS 3313. U.S. Military History.

U.S. Military History (3-0) A study of United States military history from colonial times to present. The course begins with an overview of military doctrine and terminology and will then consider the origins of the U.S. military system. Discussions will focus on the evolution of warfare, the progression of military professionalism and contemporary military affairs to include joint operations. Open to all UTEP students. . .

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

MS 3401. Summer Field Training.

Summer Field Training (0-0-4) Intensive field training course stressing practical application of leadership, management, and performance with emphasis on tactical and technical military skills.

4 Credit Hours
4 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
0 Lecture Hours
4 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MS 3301 w/D or better AND MS 3302 w/D or better)

MS 4301. Military Science IV.

Military Science IV (3-1) An in depth examination of the profession of arms as it relates to the military ethic and professionalism and military justice features. Extensive development of executive leaders and managerial skills associated with their attendant functions such as planning and analysis; training management; command and staff relationships; personnel; fiscal, and logistics management. Concurrently, the MS IV student is placed in leadership, managerial and instructional roles within an Army Command and Staff framework and is required to exercise those skills in day-to-day operations.

3 Credit Hours
4 Total Contact Hours
1 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MS 3301 w/D or better AND MS 3302 w/D or better)

MS 4302. Military Science IV.

Military Science IV (3-1) An in depth examination of the profession of arms as it relates to the military ethic and professionalism and military justice features. Extensive development of executive leaders and managerial skills associated with their attendant functions such as planning and analysis; training management; command and staff relationships; personnel; fiscal, and logistics management. Concurrently, the MS IV student is placed in leadership, managerial and instructional roles within an Army Command and Staff framework, and is required to exercise those skills in day-to-day operations.

3 Credit Hours
4 Total Contact Hours
1 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MS 3301 w/D or better AND MS 3302 w/D or better)