Step 2: Register

Register for the following Air classes and LLAB:   Cross-town participants would apply for admissions at KU as a "Non-degree Seeking Student."44   

College Year Course Name Fall Spring LLAB
Freshman Foundations of the USAF Air 144 Air 148 Air 100
Sophomore Airpower History Air 284 Air 288 Air 100
Junior Leadership Studies Air 344 Air 348 Air 100

Senior

National Security Affairs

Air 404

Air 408

Air 100

 

Course Listings

AIR 100 Leadership Laboratory
The AS 100 and AS 200 Leadership Laboratory courses (LLABs) include a study of Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, and military commands. The LLAB also includes studying the environment of an Air Force officer and learning about areas of opportunity available to commissioned officers. The AS 300 and AS 400 LLABs consist of activities classified as leadership and management experiences. They involve the planning and controlling of military activities of the cadet corps and the preparation and presentation of briefings and other oral and written communications. LLABs also include interviews, guidance, and information which will increase the understanding, motivation, and performance of other cadets. LAB.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Pastewait, William
Robinson, Andrew
R 02:15-04:15 PM MAL 1001 - LAWRENCE
R 02:15-04:15 PM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
R 02:15-04:15 PM MS 106 - LAWRENCE
0 10105
LAB Pastewait, William
Robinson, Andrew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
0 10104
AIR 144 Foundations of the USAF
Survey course designed to introduce students to the United States Air Force and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps. Featured topics include: mission and organization of the Air Force, officership and professionalism, military customs and courtesies, Air Force officer opportunities, and an introduction to communication skills. Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets and complements this course by providing cadets with followership experiences. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Pastewait, William
Robinson, Andrew
W 01:00-01:50 PM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
1 10106
LEC Rogers, David
Pastewait, William
Robinson, Andrew
R 01:00-01:50 PM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
1 10107
AIR 148 Foundations of the USAF
Survey course designed to introduce students to the United States Air Force and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps. Featured topics include: mission and organization of the Air Force, officership and professionalism, military customs and courtesies, Air Force officer opportunities, and an introduction to communication skills. Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets and complements this course by providing cadets with followership experiences. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

AIR 284 Airpower History
A course designed to examine general aspects of air and space power through an historical perspective ranging from the first balloons and dirigibles to space-age satellite systems and the Global War on Terrorism. Leaders, pivotal situations in peace and war, successes and failures are provided to extrapolate the development of Air Force capabilities (competencies), and missions (functions) in shaping today's USAF air and space power. In addition, the students will continue to discuss the importance of the Air Force Core Values with the use of operational examples and historical Air Force leaders and will continue to develop their communication skills. Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets and complements this course by providing cadets with followership experiences. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Pastewait, William
Robinson, Andrew
R 12:00-12:50 PM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
1 10108
LEC Pastewait, William
T 02:00-02:50 PM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
1 14818
AIR 288 Airpower History
A course designed to examine general aspects of air and space power through an historical perspective ranging from the first balloons and dirigibles to space-age satellite systems and the Global War on Terrorism. Leaders, pivotal situations in peace and war, successes and failures are provided to extrapolate the development of Air Force capabilities (competencies), and missions (functions) in shaping today's USAF air and space power. In addition, the students will continue to discuss the importance of the Air Force Core Values with the use of operational examples and historical Air Force leaders and will continue to develop their communication skills. Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets and complements this course by providing cadets with followership experiences. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

AIR 344 Leadership Studies
A study of leadership, management fundamentals, professional knowledge, Air Force personnel and evaluation systems, leadership ethics, and communication skills required of an Air Force junior officer. Case studies are used to examine Air Force leadership and management situations as a means of demonstrating and exercising practical application of the concepts being studied. Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets and complements this course by providing advanced leadership experiences in officer-type activities, giving students the opportunity to apply leadership and management principles of this course. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Pastewait, William
Robinson, Andrew
T 04:00-06:30 PM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
3 17872
AIR 348 Leadership Studies
A study of leadership, management fundamentals, professional knowledge, Air Force personnel and evaluation systems, leadership ethics, and communication skills required of an Air Force junior officer. Case studies are used to examine Air Force leadership and management situations as a means of demonstrating and exercising practical application of the concepts being studied. Leadership Laboratory is mandatory for AFROTC cadets and complements this course by providing advanced leadership experiences in officer-type activities, giving students the opportunity to apply leadership and management principles of this course. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

AIR 404 National Security Affairs
Course examines the national security process (from a military standpoint) from its birth with the Founding Fathers and the US Constitution to the joint warfighting scenarios of today. It looks at the Constitutionally established roles of the legislative and executive branches of government in dealing with defense issues during war or peacetime. It examines the current command and control structure within the Department of Defense and outlines the global responsibilities of the military, specifically of the US Air Force. This course also examines the development of National Security policy and the interrelationship between the Air Force, sister services and the Air Reserve component. Multiple classroom hours on formal military communications skills (writing and briefing) are included. The course culminates with a look at current political trends and U.S. defense policy decisions in some of the world's major geographical areas. A mandatory Leadership Laboratory complements this course by providing advanced leadership experiences giving students the opportunity to apply leadership principles in a dynamic setting. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Pastewait, William
T 09:00-11:30 AM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
3 17873
LEC Pastewait, William
W 09:00-11:30 AM MS 105 - LAWRENCE
3 10109
AIR 408 National Security Affairs
Course examines U.S. National Security Policy as it relates to major geographical regions and political issues across the world. It also covers multiple legal, social and policy structures/procedures that Air Force officers and commanders face day-to-day. Air Force communications techniques, formal writing and speaking, are covered in detail. The latter part of the course addresses situations that new officers will encounter in their first few assignments. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.



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