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Navy (NAVSC)

NAVSC 101 Introduction to Naval Science (3) Introduction to naval organization, customs, military law, ships, aircraft, and Marine Corps and Navy career paths.

NAVSC 101 Introduction to Naval Science (3)

The curriculum for Introduction to Naval Science is designed to provide midshipmen and interested university students a broad overview of the United States Navy and Marine Corps, their missions, organization, customs, traditions and the duties required of today’s junior officers. It also provides each student with basic information concerning shipboard procedures, safety, damage control and organization. In addition, this course teaches Department of Defense and Navy policies providing students the start-point to succeed as future naval officers.

General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 2014

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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