Graduate Curriculum Committee Minutes

March 1, 2005

 

Members Present:                Eide, Majak, Seebach, Kuffel, Elgin, Angell, Zellmer

Members Absent:                Fater (exc), Steffen, Foos (student member)

Consultants:                         Schumacher, Mc Lean

Guests:                                   Morgan

 

  1. M/S/P to approve minutes of February 15, 2005

 

  1. Second Readings: none

First Reading:

PSY 534, Introduction to Clinical Neuropsychology, 3 cr., new course, effective fall 2005.

“This course examines the relationship between brain functioning and cognition, behavior, and emotion. The course covers neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and neuropsychological assessment. The history, rationale, goals, and procedures of neuropsychological assessment will be explored along side the role that neuropsychologists play in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with disorders. Specific disorders likely to be covered include traumatic brain injury, dementia, psychiatric disorders, alcohol and drug abuse, cerebrovascular disorders, seizure disorders, and learning disabilities. Prerequisite: PSY 100; PSY/BIO 107; MTH 145 or 250; PSY 231 or BIO 312.  Offered Sem. II.

 

Biology dept does not object to course.

 

M/S/P to waive the second reading and approve proposal for this slash course.

 

  1. Consent agenda: None

 

  1. Old business: None

 

  1. New business: None

 

Meeting adjourned at 3:40 p.m. The next GCC meeting is set for April 5, 2005.

 

Diane Schumacher

GCC Secretary