Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps
NJROTC Course Information
Naval Science I
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, and 12
The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the precepts of citizenship, the elements of leadership, and the value of scholarship in attaining life goals. This course is also designed to engender a sound appreciation for the heritage and traditions of America, with recognition that the historically significant role of sea power will be important in America’s future, and develop in each cadet a growing sense of pride in his/her organization, associates, and self. These elements are pursued at a fundamental level.
Naval Science II
Prerequisite: Naval Science I
Grade Level: 10, 11, and 12
The purpose of this course is to build on the general introduction provided in Naval Science I, to further develop the traits of citizenship and leadership in students, introduce cadets to the technical areas of naval science study, and engender a deeper awareness of the vital importance of the world oceans to the continued well-being of the United States.
Naval Science III*
Prerequisite: Naval Science I, II
Grade Level: 11, 12
The purpose of this course is to further develop the trait of leadership in students and introduce cadets to the vital importance of military justice, international law, and continue with the instruction of Naval Science to include astronomy, meteorology, weather, and the maneuvering board, and to provide an understanding of the facets of sea power, national security, and naval history.
Naval Science IV*
Prerequisite: Naval Science I, II, and III
Grade Level: 12
The purpose of this course is to build on the basic qualities of a good follower and an effective leader provided in Naval Science 1, 2, and 3, and to take a more in-depth look at what leadership is, and how to maximize your abilities in the leadership area.
Calera High School
100 Calera Eagle Drivve
Calera, AL 35040
Phone Number: (205) 682-6100
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