GRADUATE CURRICULUM COMMITTEE MINUTES
March 7, 2006
Members Present: Ali, Fater, Kuffel, Majak, Reineke
Members Absent: Seebach, Steffen, Wright (exc)
Consultants: Martin-Stanley, Schumacher
1. M/S/P to approve minutes of February 21, 2006.
ESS 423/523, Individual and Social Factors in Physical Activity,
changes title from
Adherence Principles for a Physically Active Lifestyle,
course description, and prerequisites. Effective Fall 2007. This course provides the essential theoretical foundations and practical
applications of the psychological concepts involved in living a physically active lifestyle. Content will include working with individuals on
motivation, anxiety/stress reduction, self concepts, and character development; working with groups for cohesion, cooperation and
competition, conflict resolution, and goal achievement; and development of personal skills and knowledge to achieve desired goals in
physical activity environments. Prerequisites: Admission to an Exercise and Sport Science major program.
No one from the dept. was present to present, but there was a question whether this should be a slash course or if the dept. just neglected to indicate graduate level requirements and activities. This was a first reading. There will be a second reading.
3. Old Business: None
4. New Business: Kuffel stated that the Graduate Council is developing a template for thesis submission, and discussing the handling of
Meeting was adjourned at 4:40 p.m.