October 18, 2005



Members Present:    Ali, Erickson, Kuffel, Majak, Reineke, Reis, Seebach, E., Steffen

Members Absent:    Fater, Dollen, Rausch, Seebach, B.

Consultants:    Agarwal, Martin-Stanley, McLean, Schumacher

Guests:    Fisher, Galbraith, Rott


1.             M/S/P to approve minutes of September 20, 2005.


2.             Second Readings: None


3.             First Readings:

                          MIC/BIO 440/540, BioInformatics, 2 cr. Change prerequisites to BIO 306 or MIC 416 from BIO 306 or MIC 230 (BIO 435 or MIC 416 recommended).


M/S/P to waive second reading and approve proposal.


                          CHM 530, Chemistry in the Health Sciences. Change course description – The application of chemical principles to the health sciences. Topics include, but are not limited to the chemistry of drugs, topical and inhalation anesthetics, and pH regulation. Lect. change credits from 4 to 3. Prerequisites changed to Admission to the Master of Science in Biology; Nurse Anesthesia Concentration program from CHM 104 and experience in one of the health science professions. Enrollment will be limited to identified health science professionals.


M/S/P to waive second reading and approve proposal.


                          BIO 466/566, Human Molecular Genetics, title changed from Human Genetics.

                          BIO 468/568, Human Molecular Genetics Lab, new course, 1 credit.


          M/S/P to waive second reading and approve proposals.


Meeting adjourned at 4:00 p.m.


Submitted by,

Diane Schumacher