April 1, 2003


Members Present:                Eide, Krueger, Majak, Angell, Elgin, Seebach, Simpson, Murray

Members Absent:                Krajewski-excused, Kelley, Periyasamy-excused, O-Kelly, Wilder-excused

Consultants:                         Schumacher

Guests:                                   Sandheinrich, Volk


1.                    M/S/P to approve minutes of March 4, 2003 meeting

2.                    Second Reading:

Proposal #11, BIO 405/505, Aquatic and Wetland Vascular Plants, title; BIO 413/513, Medical Mycology, course description, prerequisites; BIO 440/540, Bioinformatics, , new course, 2 credits; BIO 442/542, Plant Microbe Interactions, new course, 3 credits; BIO 490/590, Current topics in Biology Education, course description; BIO 779, Biology Laboratory Assistant, new course, 1-2 credits.


The LX 139 was distributed for BIO 540; hours were clarified for 542; evaluation procedures for 779 were identified. The committee agreed that this could serve as the reading for MIC 542 if the MIC dept chair signs off since it is a cross-listed course. (Note: MIC 542 was submitted and approved last fall). M/S/P to approve proposal as recorded in the 3/4/03 minutes.


3.                    First Readings: None


4.             Consent agenda items as follows:

BIO 422/522, Ichthyology, offered Sem. I, alternate years.

BIO 448/548, Aquatic Toxicology, offered Sem. II, alternate years.

C-S 443/543, Topics in Operating Systems, offered Sem. I., even numbered years.

C-S 446/546, Object-Oriented Software Development, offered Sem. II.

C-S 452/552, Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition, offered Sem. I, odd numbered years.

C-S 453/553, Introduction to the Theory of Computation, offered Sem. II, odd numbered years.

C-S 464/564, Advanced Database Management Systems, offered Sem. II, even numbered years.

C-S 470/570, Parallel and Distributed Computing, offered Sem. I, odd numbered years.

C-S 471/571, Data Communications, offered Sem. I, even numbered years.

C-S/C-I 480/680, Survey of Computer Assisted Instructional Systems, offered occasionally.

FIN 426/526, Real Estate Finance, offered occasionally.

FIN 430/530, Financial Planning and Strategy, offered occasionally.

FIN 465/565, Health Care Financing, offered occasionally.

FIN 477/577, International Investments, offered occasionally.

FIN 480/580, Financial Management and Control, FIN 720 or ACC 705.  BUS 730, 731. Offered occasionally.

SHE 407/507, Health Education in the Elementary School, offered Sem. I.


Prerequisite Changes

EDM 335/535, Introduction to Cataloging and Classification, Prerequisite: EDM 319 EDM 317.

EDM 402/602, Instructional Technology, Prerequisite: EDM 319 EDM 317 and EDM301.


M/S/P to approve.


4.                    Old Business : None

5.                    New Business: None

6.                    Meeting adjourned at 3:50 p.m. The next GCC meeting is April 15.





Diane L. Schumacher

GCC Secretary