374.402 Leadership in a Complex World

2 credits, Offered at JHU

Explores the dynamics of leading in the complex situations of current military operations in the contemporary operating environment (COE). Students examine: foreign culture and customs and how they affect military operations; Military Professional Ethics, laws governing war and the Uniform Code of Military Justice; the principles of war in relations to the COE; and rules of engagement in the face of international terrorism. They are also introduced to interacting with non-government organizations, civilians and media on the battlefield and the complexity of host nation support. Ultimately this course provides the final preparations needed to commission and serve as a Second Lieutenant at the Basic Officer Leadership Course’s B, as well as in the US Army.

Corequisite(s): 374.420

Prerequisite(s): 374.301-302, 310-320, 374.401 and Basic Course