VER601: Army JROTC IV (2012-2013)
CURRICULUM PROGRAM: Career and Technical Education
COURSE TITLE: Army JROTC IV
CALENDAR YEAR: 2012-2013
GRADE LEVEL: 12
COURSE LENGTH: 36 weeks
SUGGESTED PREPARATION: Army JROTC III
Major Concepts/Content: The Army JROTC IV course is designed to present the psychology of leadership; review of LD-3 instruction; the moral aspects of leader-ship; group relations and behavior; indicators of leadership, communications, and management of resources; the problem-solving process; and practical exercises in problem solving and management.
Major Instructional Activities: Instructional activities will include the study of the following areas: seminar in leadership and management, leadership and small unit leader problems, assumption of command, chain of command, dissemination of information, promotion and development of subordinates, and rewards and punishments.
Major Evaluative Techniques: Students will take a formal test on each academic unit. Written and oral reports will be evaluated for content and form. In the leadership portion of the course, students will be evaluated on the performance of assigned duties, personal uniform inspections, marching ability, proper performance of military drill and ceremonies, and military U.S. customs and courtesies
Course Objectives: Upon completion of the Army JROTC IV course, students should:
- Know advanced leadership techniques.
- Know advanced drill and ceremonies.
- Know advanced communications.
- Know staff functions and procedures.