Curriculum Committee Files for 2014-2015

  • January 27, 2015
  • February 3, 2015
  • February 10, 2015
  • February 17, 2015
  • February 24, 2015
  • March 3, 2015
  • March 31, 2015
  • April 7, 2015
  • April 14, 2015
  • April 21, 2015
  • April 28, 2015
  • May 5, 2015
  • May 12, 2015


September 2, 2014

Discussion Items:


September 16, 2014

Discussion Items:

Consent Agenda

Curriculum Committee Form Completion Guide

Things to Think About When Submitting Proposals


September 30, 2014

Discussion Items:

Dance Department Curriculum Revisions

  • BFA in Dance with a Ballet Emphasis
  • Revise Courses:
  • DANC 1560 – Stagecraft for Dance II (remove pre-requisites, change description)
  • DANC 3250, 3060, 3050, etc. (change required credits)
  • ART 1000 or ART 3820 – Introduction to Studio Art or Performance Art (require)
  • DANC 2050 – Pointe (remove pre-requisites, change title/description)
  • DANC 2060 – Men’s Class (remove pre-requisites, change title/description)
  • DANC 3050 – Partnering (remove pre-requisites, change description)
  • THEA 1080 – Studio Acting I (require)
  • DANC 3060 – Variations (delete)
  • BFA in Dance with a Modern Emphasis
  • Revise Courses:
  • DANC 3250 – Somatics (change required credits)
  • DANC 3250, 3060, 3050, etc. (change required credits)
  • DANC 4410 – Dance Seminar (change required credits)
  • BA in Dance
  • Revise Courses:
  • DANC 4410 – Dance Seminar (change required credits)
  • Addition of MUTH 2410 as option to BFA Modern, BA in Dance, BFA Ballet

Business Department New Course Proposals

  • Business Administration
  • New Courses
  • ACCT 4010 – Accounting in an ERP Environment
  • BUSN 4210 – Integrated Business Processes and ERP

October 14, 2014

Discussion Items:


October 21, 2014- Meeting Cancelled


October 28, 2014

Discussion Items:

Music Proposals:

  • New Majors:
  • Bachelor of Music in Songwriting
  • Bachelor of Music in Musical Theatre Music Direction
  • New Courses:
  • MUSC 4710 – Practicum in Music Directing
  • MUSC 4006 – Applied Conducting
  • MUSC 3530 – Lyric Writing
  • MUSC 3520 – History of Popular Styles
  • MUSC 3510 – Arranging for Popular Styles

Communications and Journalism Proposals:

  • Revised Major:
  • BA - Journalism
  • Revise Courses:
  • JOUR 4050 – Sports Reporting
  • JOUR 3090 – Covering Global Conflicts
  • JOUR 3080 – Global Journalism
  • Revised Major:
  • Portfolio Review
  • New Course:
  • Portfolio Review for Journalists
  • New Certificate:
  • Journalism/Professional Writing Certificate

Art Design and Art History Proposal:

  • Revised Emphasis:
  • Electronic and Time-Based Art
 

November 4, 2014

Discussion Items:

 

November 11, 2014 - Meeting Cancelled

 

November 18, 2014

Discussion Items:

  • Consent Agenda
  • Data Analytics:
  • CSIS 3410 - add a prerequisite
  • CSIS 4300 - delete a prerequisite
  • CSIS 4310 - add a prerequisite, delete a prerequisite
  • CSIS 4330 - add a prerequisite
  • BMED Vocal/General:
  • MUSC 0990 - change description, 7 semesters will be required for degree
  • MUSC 3420 - change title, no longer require for BMED Vocal/General students
  • MUSC 4080 - change title, change description
  • Proposals
  • Business Administration:
  • New Course:
  • BUSN 40140 - Configuration of ERP Systems
  • Data Analytics:
  • Revised Major:  BS in Data Analytics
  • New Courses:
  • CSIS 2300 - Electronic Commerce
  • CSIS 2500 - Introduction to Data Science
  • CSIS 3700 - Data Analytics Methods
  • Revised Minor:  Undergraduate Minor in Data Analytics
  • Revised Certificate:  Undergraduate Certificate in Data Analytics
  • BMED Instrumental/General and BMED Vocal/General
  • Revised Major:  Bachelor of Music Education Instrumental/General
  • Revised Major:  Bachelor of Music Education Vocal/General
  • New Course:
  • MUSC 3430 - Advanced Choral Conducting and Literature
  • Theatre:
  • New Courses:
  • THEA 2630 - Independent Study (Freshmen or Sophomores)
  • THEA 4630 - Independent Study (Juniors or Seniors)
  • THEA 2620 - Practicum (Freshmen or Sophomores)
  • THEA 4620 - Practicum (Juniors or Seniors)
 

December 2, 2014

  • Discussion Items:
  • Consent Agenda:
  • Anthropology:
  • ANTH 2890 - change course description
  • Cultural Anthropology:
  • ANTH 3650 - change course description
  • ANTH 4825 - add a prerequisite, delete a prerequisite
  • Women & Gender Studies:
  • WGST 2320 - change course title, change course description
  • Sociology:
  • SOCI 4275 - change course title, change course number, delete prerequisite
  • SOCI 3575 - change course title
  • SOCI 3375 - change course number, delete prerequisite, modify prerequisite
  • SOCI 3275 - change course title, change course number
  • SOCI 2575 - change course title
  • SOCI 2475 - change course number
  • Criminology:
  • CRIM 2350 - change course number
  • Anthropology, Women & Gender Studies, Sociology, Criminology Proposals
  • Criminology Catalog Copy
  • Cultural Anthropology:
  • Revised Major:  Cultural Anthropology
  • Revised Minor:  Cultural Anthropology
  • Delete Course: ANTH 3650 - Anthropology in Theory
  • Women & Gender Studies:
  • Revised Major:  Women & Gender Studies
  • Delete Course:  WGST 2322 - Whodunit?  Murder, Mayhem, and Mystery
  • Sociology:
  • Revised Major:  Sociology
  • New Courses:
  • SOCI 2600 - Topics in Social Informatics
  • SOCI 2400 - Topics in Inequality
  • Criminology:
  • Revised Major:  Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • New Course:  CRIM 2200 - Intro to Forensic Science
  • Biological Sciences and English Proposals
  • Biology:
  • New Courses:
  • SCIN 1470 - Earth and Universe
  • SCIN 1471 - Earth and Universe Laboratory
  • Computational Biology:
  • New Major:  BS in Computational Biology
  • New Courses:
  • BIOL 1580 - Intro to Computational Biology
  • BIOL 4800 - Computational Biology
  • English:
  • New Course:  ENGL 1200 - Great Books, Liberal Studies, and Life
 

December 9, 2014

Agenda

Minutes

Discussion Items:

Consent Agenda

Proposals

  • Audio Aesthetics and Technology
  • Audio Production
  • New Courses:
  • AUDI 1050 – Introductory topics in Audio
  • AUDI 4860 – Psychoacoustics
  • AUDI 4850 – Acoustics
  • AUDI 1062 – Songs of Protest:  Words and Music in the Struggle for Change
  • AUDI 1061 – Steal this Music
  • Teacher Education
  • Revised Major:
  • Education (Teacher Certification)
  • New Major:
  • BA in Elementary Education/MA in Teaching English as a Second Language
  • New Courses:
  • EDUC 1100 – Math Tutoring
  • EDUC 4480 – Special Education Counseling for Life Transitions
  • EDUC 4695 – Differentiated Reading Assessment and Intervention
  • International Studies
  • Revised Major:
  • BA in International Studies
  • New Course:
  • ISTL 1550 – Topics in International Studies
 

December 9, 2014

  • Agenda
  • Minutes

December 16, 2015

  • Agenda
  • Minutes
 

January 13, 2015

  • Agenda
  • Minutes
 

January 20, 2015

  • Discussion Items:
  • Consent Agenda (revised)
  • Business:
  • ECON 4720 – International Trade and Finance:  change number
  • Dance:
  • DANC 2050 – Pointe:  change title, description, delete prerequisite
  • DANC 2060 – Men’s Class:  change title, description, delete prerequisite
  • DANC 3050 – Partnering:  delete prerequisite
  • DANC 1560 – Stagecraft for Dance II:  delete prerequisite
  • Art:
  • ART 3120 – Advanced Figure Drawing:  change title
  • Proposals (revised)
  • Dance:  Catalog Changes
  • English:
  • WRIT 4000 – Topics in Professional Writing:  Writing for the web:  change title, number, course description
  • WRIT 4000 – Topics in Professional Writing:  Research for Professional Writing:  change title, number, description
  • WRIT 4000 – Topics in Professional Writing:  Editing and Stylistics:  change title, number, description
  • Audio Aesthetics & Technology
  • Revised Major:
  • Audio Production
  • Audio Production with an Emphasis in International Audio Production
  • Dance
  • Revised Majors:
  • Dance BFA (Ballet Emphasis)
  • Dance BFA (Modern Emphasis)
  • Dance BA
  • Course Deletions:
  • DANC 3060 – Dance Variations
  • Math and Computer Science
  • New Course:
  • MATH 1100 – Math Tutoring
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Revised Major:
  • Computational Biology (BS)
  • Art, Design, and Art History
  • Revised Majors:
  • BFA in Art with a Studio Emphasis
  • BFA in Art with an Emphasis in Graphic Design
  • Art:
  • New Course:
  • Art 2130 Illustration

January 27, 2015

Discussion Items:

English Proposals (new forms from January 20 meeting)

    • Consent Agenda (Revised)
    • Electronic and Photographic Media:
    • PHOT 0100 – Photography Portfolio Review:  change description
    • PHOT 2500 – Photojournalism:  change prerequisite
    • PHOT 3190 – Digital Photographic Imaging:  change prerequisite
    • PHOT 3195 – Digital Photo Imaging II:  delete prerequisite
    • PHOT 4020 – The Focused Portfolio and Self-Promotion:  change prerequisite
    • PHOT 2000 – Photo II:  change description
    • INTM 2200 – Visual Design for Interactive Media:  delete prerequisite
    • ANIM 2030 – Intro to 3D Animation – change course number
    • ANIM 4020 – Storyboarding – change course number
    • Communications and Journalism:
    • SPCM 3100 – Communication as Storytelling:  delete prerequisite
    • SPCM 3300 – Navigating Relationships:  delete prerequisite
    • SPCM 3500 – Presentations for Media Professionals:  delete prerequisite
    • SPCM 3550 – Communication Strategies for Professional Settings:  delete prerequisite
    • SPCM 4610 – Readings:  delete prerequisite
    • SPCM 4616 – Communication Research and Analysis:  change prerequisite
    • SCPT 3500 – Writing Screenplays for Film:  delete prerequisite
    • Nursing:
    • NURS 3030 – Communication and Information Literacy:  delete prerequisite
    • NURS 3400 – Health Education in Nursing Practice:  delete prerequisite
    • NURS 3410 – Family Health Promotion:  delete prerequisite
    • NURS 4250 – Community Health Nursing:  delete prerequisite

School of Communications Packet 1

  • Audio Aesthetics & Technology
  • Revised Majors:
  • Audio Production with an Emphasis in International Audio Production
  • Audio Production
  • Electronic and Photographic Media
  • Revised Major:
  • Photography
  • Course Deletions:
  • PHOT 2170 – Photographic Science
  • PHOT 4200 – Topics in Color Photography
  • Interactive Digital Media
  • Revised Major:
  • Interactive Digital Media
  • New course:
  • INTM 4050 – Professional Practice of Interactive Digital Media
  • Revised Minor:
  • Interactive Digital Minor
  • Revised Certificate:
  • Interactive Digital Certificate
  • Electronic and Photographic Media
  • Revised Major:
  • Film Studies
  • Revised Major:
  • Film Production
  • Revised Major:
  • Animation
  • Revised Certificate:
  • Animation
  • Revised Minor:
  • Animation
  • New Course:
  • ANIM 1200 – 3D Character Sculpting
  • ANIM 4040 – Concept Art

School of Communications/Nursing Packet 2 (Revised)

  • Electronic and Photographic Media:
  • Revised Major:
  • Video Production
  • Revised Minor:
  • Video Prodcution
  • Revised Major:
  • Games and Game Design
  • New Courses:
  • GAME 3150 – Special Topics in Game Design
  • GAME 3650 – World Design
  • Communications and Journalism
  • Revised Major:
  • Advertising and Marketing Communications
  • Revised Major
  • Speech Communication Studies
  • Revised Major
  • Scriptwriting
  • New Course:
  • SCPT 4620 – Senior Overview
  • Nursing
  • Revised Major:
  • Nursing
  • Course Deletions:
  • NURS 4500 – Nursing Case Management
  • NURS 4400 – Case Studies in Nursing
  • NURS 4370 – Cultural Care Nursing
  • NURS 4350 – Ethical Dilemmas in Nursing Practice
  • NURS 3400 – Influencing Health Policy:  Implications for Nursing Practice

February 3, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Packet 1 (English/SOC Proposals)
  • Interactive Digital Media Certificate
  • English:
  • New Courses:
  • WRIT 4200 - Writing for Digital Environments
  • WRIT 3300 - Solving Information Problems
  • WRIT 3400 - Editing and Style
  • Electronic & Photographic Media:
  • Revised Certificate:
  • Interactive Digital Media
  • Electronic & Photographic Media:
  • Revised Major:
  • Animation
  • Revised Certificate:
  • Animation
  • Revised Minor:
  • Animation
  • New Course:
  • ANIM 1200 – 3D Character Sculpting
  • ANIM 4040 – Concept Art
  • Packet 2 (SOC Proposals)
  • Revised Major Games and Game Design Proposal (revised from proposal in Packet 2 above)
  • Electronic & Photographic Media:
  • Revised Major:
  • Video Production
  • Revised Minor:
  • Video Production
  • Revised Major:
  • Games and Game Design
  • New Courses:
  • GAME 3150 – Special Topics in Game Design
  • GAME 3650 – World Design
  • Communications and Journalism
  • Revised Major:
  • Advertising and Marketing Communications
  • Revised Major
  • Speech Communication Studies
  • Revised Major
  • Scriptwriting
  • New Course:
  • SCPT 4620 – Senior Overview
 

 

February 10, 2015 - Meeting Cancelled


 

February 17, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Proposals
  • Nursing:
  • Revised Major
    BSN in Nursing
  • Delete Courses:
  • NURS 4500 - Nursing Case Management
  • NURS 4400 - Case Studies in Nursing
  • NURS 4370 - Cultural Care Nursing
  • NURS 4350 - Ethical Dilemmas in Nursing Practice
  • NURS 4340 - Influencing Health Policy:  Implications for Nursing Practice
  • Business:
  • New Courses: 
  • BUSN 3850 - Enterprise Systems
  • BUSN 4130 - Global Supply Chain Management
  • History, Politics & International Relations:
  • Revised Major:
  • BA/MA in International Relations

February 24, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Proposals
  • History, Politics & International Relations:
  • Revised Track:
  • BA/MA International Relations
  • Electronic and Photographic media:
  • Revised Certificates:
  • Photjournalism/Editorial Photography
  • Studio/Commercial Photography
 

March 3, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Consent Agenda
  • English:
  • ENGL 4190 Historical Linguistics - change title, course desription
  • ENGL 4200 Contemporary Linguistics - change title, course number, course description, GCP coding
  • Proposals
  • History, Politics & International Relations:
  • Revised Major:
  • BA/MA in International Relations
  • Legal Studies
  • Revised Major
  • BA/MA Legal Studies
  • Math and Computer Science:
  • New Minor:
  • Mobile Computing

March 31, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Proposals
  • Management:
  • New Course:
  • WSBT 2000 - Career Exploration for Professional Success
  • International Studies:
  • Delete Course:
  • ISTL 1050 - Continuing Symposium Series

 

  • Consent Agenda:
  • International Studies:
  • ISTL 1000 – change credit hours, course description
  • Religion and Global Society:
  • RELG 1041 – change title
  • RELG 2401 – change title
  • RELG 2411 – change title
  • RELG 2431 – change title
  • Anthropology and Sociology:
  • ANTH 2890 – change title
  • Religion and Global Society:
  • RELG 2501 – change title
  • Teacher Education:
  • Clarify correct catalog copy for Middle School (Ted)

 


 March 3, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Consent Agenda
  • English:
  • ENGL 4190 Historical Linguistics - change title, course desription
  • ENGL 4200 Contemporary Linguistics - change title, course number, course description, GCP coding
  • Proposals
  • History, Politics & International Relations:
  • Revised Major:
  • BA/MA in International Relations
  • Legal Studies
  • Revised Major
  • BA/MA Legal Studies
  • Math and Computer Science:
  • New Minor:
  • Mobile Computing

 March 31, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Proposals
  • Management:
  • New Course:
  • WSBT 2000 - Career Exploration for Professional Success
  • International Studies:
  • Delete Course:
  • ISTL 1050 - Continuing Symposium Series

 

  • Consent Agenda:
  • International Studies:
  • ISTL 1000 – change credit hours, course description
  • Religion and Global Society:
  • RELG 1041 – change title
  • RELG 2401 – change title
  • RELG 2411 – change title
  • RELG 2431 – change title
  • Anthropology and Sociology:
  • ANTH 2890 – change title
  • Religion and Global Society:
  • RELG 2501 – change title
  • Teacher Education:
  • Clarify correct catalog copy for Middle School (Ted)

April 28, 2015

Discussion Items:

  • Proposals:
  • Mathematics & Computer Science:
  • Revised (delete) Major:
  • BS/MS Computer Science/Distributed Systems
  • Revised Major:
  • Information Systems
  • Dance:
  • New Courses:
  • DANC 3099 Practicum
  • DANC 3599 - Independent Study
  • Department of Teacher Education:
  • Revised Major:
  • Education Major
  • Revised Minor:
  • Education Minor
  • Management:
  • Revised (delete) Emphasis:
  • Management with an emphasis in Health Care Administration
  • Consent Agenda:
  • Religious Studies:
  • RELG 2411 - change title
  • RELG 2401 - change title
  • RELG 1041 - change title
  • RELG 2431 - change title
  • RELG 2501 - change title
  • Math & Computer Science:
  • COSC 3050 - modify prerequisite