SPHERES OF INFLUENCE

The Spheres of Influence are the five domains of politics and power within the Order. Each of the five Spheres, also known as Pyramids, are headed by a member of the Council, and between them they encompassed the entire Order. Through the Spheres, the Council controls and oversees the day-to-day operations of the Order, and every individual within the Order ultimately answered to at least one of the Councilors through the hierarchy of the Spheres.

Sith Doctrine
The Sphere is charged with the protection and expansion of Sith knowledge. The Sphere oversees and ensured that Sith artifacts and archaeological discoveries were handled correctly and benefited the Sith Order. The sphere is also tasked with the protection of the Code of the Sith, ensuring that the acolytes and apprentices of the Sith Order remains loyal to the tenets of their Order, spreading anti-Jedi teachings and propaganda, and also ensuring that the Order remains free of those who believe in the powers or advantages of the light side of the Force.

Military Command
The Sphere is concerned with the direction of the Imperial Military in order to preserve the Order and its people from external and internal threats. It often coordinated its efforts with the Imperial Intelligence.The Sphere also directs the Imperial Military in all offensive military operations, commanding the military's firepower and resources in order to destroy the Order's enemies and ensure their territorial and military supremacy. It controls the battle plans, strategies, and other military procedures.

Scientific Advancement
The Sphere oversees the creation of powerful new cybernetics, superweapons, military technology and other revolutionary machines for the good of the Order. The Sphere is also charged with the command of all aspects of the Order that deals with the organic body. The medical proceedings, cybernetic augmentation, disease control, Sith alchemy, and genetic manipulations and experiments all fell within the Sphere's control.

Civil Administration
The Sphere is charged with overseeing the Order's trade routes, resources, economy, military supply lines, transportation systems, Order run industries, slave populations, and other assets and programs essential to the continued functions of the Order. The Sphere also directs the law enforcement and justice branches of the Order, and under the Sphere's control the rigid order and efficiency of Imperial society remains intact and imperial justice is maintained within the Order.

Galactic Influence
The Sphere oversees all of Intelligence's many divisions, including Imperial Intelligence; the primary Intelligence gathering arm of the Order as well as propaganda-generating also falls under the control of the Sphere's leader. The Sphere oversees the expansion of the Order's borders and directed the diplomatic dealings in its efforts to secure new allies and maintain their allegiances. While the Sphere controls both diplomacy and expansion, the Sphere's leader determines which of the two the Order favors during the Councilor's tenure.