The Military College of South Carolina

LDRS 111: Freshman Ethical Fitness Seminar


LDRS 111 is built on a semester long Ethical Fitness (TM) Seminar (EFS) designed to promote ethical culture. This seminar meets once a week and includes an ethics essay recorded in each cadet’s E-Leadership Portfolio. The seminar is based on Dr. Rushworth Kidder’s landmark book, How Good People Make Tough Choices and is delivered by Citadel faculty and staff who are trained, certified, and licensed by The Institute for Global Ethics. Topics include recognizing why ethics matters, understanding trust, tasking leadership with trust, defining ethical values, and anazlyzing and resolving dilemmas.

Completion of LDRS 111 is a graduation requirement.