Department of Leadership, Law, and Communication

Department Info

The courses in this department will focus on the skills necessary to succeed as a leader in the Dark Brotherhood as well as introducing members to the Dark Covenant. It also contains courses on the various methods of communication that the DB uses.

Professor: Adept Bentre Stahoes

Leadership Management

Leading a unit in the Dark Jedi Brotherhood can be a very rewarding experience, but also a taxing one. This course serves as a primer in leadership in the Brotherhood and is therefore geared for all new or aspiring leaders in our organization to help provide them the knowledge to help us ensure this club is successful.

Course written by Xantros and Keirdagh Taldrya Cantor on 24 November 2014.

real world

Recognizing Members

This course covers promotions, medals, activity notes, and other ways for leaders to reward their contributions for their members to the club. The course notes outline the specific expectations for how and how often members should receive official recognition and the various options that Consuls and other leaders have for recognition.

Course written by Alethia Archenksova on 2 February 2023.

Leadership Competitions

This is a useful guide to creating and managing Dark Jedi Brotherhood competitions, created by the Master at Arms Staff.

Leadership Reports

This course, which should serve as a solid reference to new and veteran leaders alike, covers best practices in position report writing as determined by the Dark Council.

real world and writing

Leadership Proposals

This course is a source of knowledge about creating and submitting ideas for projects which may influence the way which the Dark Jedi Brotherhood or its sub-units function.

Cryptography 101

This lesson will introduce the student to cryptography and various ciphers, as well as provide instruction on how to encrypt and decrypt these codes. This lesson also includes information on commonly used pairing of letters and commonly used words within ciphers.

communication, real world, and ciphers

Cryptography 102

This course deals with the frequency analysis as a tool of encryption and decryption of messages.

Prerequisites: Cryptography 101

real world

Markdown 101

This course deals with the most basic matters related to Markdown coding, which is utilized on the website of the Dark Jedi Brotherhood.


Markdown 102

This course is the continuation of Markdown 101 and goes into a little bit more advanced techniques and commands that are utilized in Markdown.

Prerequisites: Markdown 101


Debate 101: Argumentation

This course describes the basic rules of justifying your claims when debating with someone else.

real world

Debate 102: Refutation

This course allows you to familiarize yourself with the ways of refutation (answering) your opponent's arguments and constructing counterarguments.

Prerequisites: Debate 101: Argumentation

real world

Wiki Basics: Policies, Guidelines & Style

If you're diving into the wild world of wiki creation and editing, this course will introduce you to the policies, standards and best practices for the DJB Wiki.

Course written by Declan Roark on 19 February 2020.

Wiki Editing

This course is a supplement to the Wiki Basics course and describes more advanced techniques related to editing Wiki articles.

Course written by RevengeX Palpatine and last updated by Alethia Archenksova on 4 April 2023.

Prerequisites: Wiki Basics: Character Creation

Chamber of Justice 101: Basic Covenant Studies

This course serves as an introduction to one of the most unique aspects of the Dark Brotherhood: the codified legal system it uses to protect its members.

Course written by Ciara Tearnan Rothwell Tarentae on 4 April 2020.