UMass Lowell will resume on-campus instruction, research and campus life for Fall 2020. View the plan for more info.
This survey course ensures students understand the role of military officers in American society and provides and overview of the complex social and political issues facing the military profession. Students gain an understanding of air, space, nuclear, and cyber operations, Total Force contributions, and the force packaging required to serve the Joint Force and Combatant Commanders. Learning objectives on National Security Strategy, resulting defense policies, and military strategies underscore our nation's civilian control of the military and need for integrated diplomatic, information, military, and economic approaches in serving U.S. interests.