Air Force Aerospace Studies (AFAS)

AFAS Class Schedule

Courses

AFAS 102   Leadership Laboratory   credit: 0 Hours.

Leadership Laboratory (LLAB) is a dynamic and integrated grouping of leadership developmental activities designed to meet the needs and expectations of prospective Air Force second lieutenants and complements the AFROTC academic program (AFAS 111 - AFAS 342). It is a student planned, organized, and executed practicum conducted under the supervision of the Detachment Commander and operations Flight Commander. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

AFAS 111   Found of the US Air Force I   credit: 1 Hour.

The Foundations of the United States Air Force" is a survey course designed to introduce students to the United States Air Force and provides an overview of the basic characteristics, missions, and organization of the Air Force. Prerequisite: Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102.

AFAS 112   Found of the US Air Force II   credit: 1 Hour.

The Foundations of the United States Air Force" is a survey course designed to introduce students to the United States Air Force and provides an overview of the basic characteristics, missions, and organization of the Air Force. Prerequisite: AFAS 111 or consent of instructor. Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102.

AFAS 120   Intro to US Armed Forces   credit: 3 Hours.

Same as MILS 120 and NS 120. See MILS 120.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria for:
UIUC: Hist&Philosoph Perspect

AFAS 221   Evolution Air & Space Power I   credit: 1 Hour.

The Evolution of USAF Air and Space Power" features topics on Air Force heritage and leaders; introduction to air power through examination of the Air Force Core Functions; and continued application of communication skills. Its purpose is to instill an appreciation of the development and employment of air power and to motivate sophomore students to transition from AFROTC cadet to Air Force ROTC officer candidate. Prerequisite: AFAS 112 or consent of instructor. Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102.

AFAS 222   Evolution Air & Space Power II   credit: 1 Hour.

The Evolution of USAF Air and Space Power" features topics on Air Force heritage and leaders; introduction to air power through examination of the Air Force Core Functions; and continued application of communication skills. Its purpose is to instill an appreciation of the development and employment of air power and to motivate sophomore students to transition from AFROTC cadet to Air Force ROTC officer candidate. Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102. Prerequisite: AFAS 221 or consent of instructor.

AFAS 331   USAF Leadership Studies I   credit: 3 Hours.

The United States Air Force Leadership Studies," teaches cadets advanced skills and knowledge in management and leadership. Special emphasis is placed on enhancing leadership skill. Cadets have an opportunity to try out these leadership and management techniques in a supervised environment as juniors and seniors. Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102. Prerequisite: AFAS 222 or consent of instructor.

AFAS 332   USAF Leadership Studies II   credit: 3 Hours.

The United States Air Force Leadership Studies," teaches cadets advanced skills and knowledge in management and leadership. Special emphasis is placed on enhancing leadership skill. Cadets have an opportunity to try out these leadership and management techniques in a supervised environment as juniors and seniors. Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102. Prerequisite: AFAS 331 or consent of instructor.

AFAS 341   Nat Sec Afrs/Prep Actv Duty I   credit: 3 Hours.

National Security Affairs/Preparation for Active Duty" is designed for college seniors and gives them the foundation to understand their role as military officers in American society. It is an overview of the complex social and political issues facing the military profession and requires a measure of sophistication commensurate with the senior college level. Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102. Prerequisite: AFAS 332 or consent of instructor.

AFAS 342   Nat Sec Afrs/Prep Actv Duty II   credit: 3 Hours.

National Security Affairs/Preparation for Active Duty" is designed for college seniors and gives them the foundation to understand their role as military officers in American society. It is an overview of the complex social and political issues facing the military profession and requires a measure of sophistication commensurate with the senior college level. Requires concurrent enrollment with AFAS 102. Prerequisite: AFAS 341 or consent of instructor.