Interested in improving your leadership, public speaking and communication skills? The Aerospace Studies department is having an informational session for faculty and students on Friday November 22nd in the Leo Engineering Scala Room (room 215) from 1pm to 2:30pm.
Aerospace Studies classes are open to any Manhattan College students interested in taking electives that focus on Leadership, Effective Communication, and National Security Studies. This program will be a chance for you to better understand the courses offered and how they complement existing courses offered through the School of Business, Communication Department and Political Science Department.
Below are the Course Descriptions for Spring 2020:
Aerospace Studies 400 – National Security Studies (3 credits)
This course is designed to give students the foundation to understand the complex social and political issues facing the Department of Defense and the role of military officers in American society.
Aerospace Studies 300 – Leading People and Effective Communication (3 credits)
This course teaches advanced skills in management and leadership. Special emphasis is placed on enhancing leadership skills, public speaking and communication. Students have an opportunity to try out these leadership and management techniques in a supervised environment.
Aerospace Studies 200 – Team and Leadership Fundamentals (1 credit)
This course focuses on laying the foundation for team-building and leadership. The topics include skills that will allow students to improve their leadership on a personal level and within a team. The purpose is to instill a leadership mindset and to motivate students to discover their own leadership style.
Aerospace Studies 100 - Heritage and Values of the United States Air Force (1 credit)
This course is designed to introduce students to and provide an overview of the basic characteristics, missions, and organization of the United States Air Force. Through discussion questions, games, and group projects, students have the chance to experience and understand the role of 21st century airpower.