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Naval JROTC Elective 5,6 (4585, 4586)

Grade Range:
 Naval JROTC Elective 3,4
 Course duration:
 Two semesters
Subject area in which graduation credit will be given:
Course Description:
 Naval Science 3. This is the third in a series of four NJROTC courses. It may be taken in grades 11 or 12. While still instructed in core areas such as leadership, fitness and wellness, these students will also be evaluated in each of the following subject areas:
  • Naval Knowledge
    • Sea power and national security
    • The U.S. Merchant Marine
    • Naval operations, communications, and intelligence
    • Naval logistics
    • Naval research and development
    • Military law
    • International law
  • Naval Skills
    • Ship construction and damage control
    • Shipboard organization and watch-standing
    • Seamanship
    • Nautical rules of the road
    • Navigation and time
    • The Maneuvering Board
    • Naval gunnery
    • Naval aircraft and missiles
  • Public Speaking/Effective Communications
Basic Texts and Teaching Guides:
 Naval Science 3 Naval Knowledge, Leadership, and Nautical Skills for the NJROTC Student, 3rd Edition, Richard Hobbs, The United States Naval Institute, 2018
Cadet Field Manual for the Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC), 11th Edition, Naval Service Training Command CD3, NAVEDTRA 37116-K, 2018
NJROTC Cadet Reference Manual, 3rd Edition, Naval Service Training Command CD3, 2018