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Air Force JROTC Core 5,6 (4515, 4516)

Grade Range:
 Air Force JROTC Core 3,4
 Course duration:
 Two semesters
Subject area in which graduation credit will be given:
 Physical Education/Military Science
Course Description:
 This is the third in a series of four AFJROTC courses. It may be taken in grades 11 through 12.

This course includes a physical education component. Students will meet or exceed the standards on the state-mandated fitness test; participate in individual/dual activities to improve or maintain health; analyze the effects on personal fitness and personal levels of health-related fitness; improve or maintain physical fitness; explain the relationship between participation and health; demonstrate the ability to effectively purchase products and programs for individuals; develop and implement a one-month personal fitness plan.

Students will be evaluated in each of the following subject areas:

  • The Space Environment
  • Choosing Your Path
  • Space Programs
  • The Job Search
  • Space Technology
  • Financial Planning
  • Manned Space Flight
  • Career Opportunities
  • Physical Education
Basic Texts and Teaching Guides:
 Aerospace Science: The Exploration of Space, Center for Aerospace Doctrine, Research, and Education, 1994.

Leadership Education III: Life Skills, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Junior Program Branch, 1999.