Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Minutes
January 25, 2005
Members Present: M. Anderson, Baggett, Cherne, Frye, Glass, Kastantin, Kelly, P. Miller
Members Absent: Hunt, Bui, Vanloo
Consultants: Dittman, Burkhardt, Bakkum, Schumacher
Guests: Kraemer, S. Ross
- M/S/P to approve minutes of 12/14 meeting.
- Second Reading:
Proposal #29, PHL 355, Philosophy & Film, 3 cr., new course, effective fall 2005
A letter of support was received from the sociology/archaeology dept.
M/S/P to approve course as recorded in the 12/14/04 minutes.
- First Reading:
Proposal #32, PHL 245, Latin American Philosophy, 3 cr., new course, effective fall 2005
Introduction to the main questions in Latin American thought. Questions will be centered in epistemology, ethics, metaphysics and political philosophy. In particular, the focus will be on the interaction between Latin American thought, from pre-conquest to the present, and traditional Western European thought. Prerequisite: PHL 100. Offered every fourth sem.
Course will be an elective in the PHL major and minor, International Studies minor: Latin American Emphasis (chair will inform registrar of category)
M/SP to waive the second reading and approve the proposal.
- Consent Agenda:
- APH 242, Digital Image Technique, 3 cr., change prerequisite from APH 202, 232 to APH 202
M/S/P to approve
- Deleted Courses (have not been offered in the last seven years)
ECO 447 Urban/Regional Economics
FIN 363 Social Insurance
FIN 364 Private and Group Pensions
BIO 201 Human Biology
BIO 309 Entomology
BIO 417 Animal Physiology
BIO 423 Fisheries Management
C-I 376 Music in Early Childhood Education
C-I 382 Creative Problem Solving
C-I 406 Teaching Basic Writing Skills
C-I 407 Computers/Software in Middle/Secondary School writing
C-I 480 Survey of Computer Assisted Instructional Systems
C-I 488 Questioning Strategies for High Level Thinking and Learning
EDM 290 Education Forum
EDM 342 Visual Literacy
EDM 475 Special Topics-Seminar in Education
EFN 350 Introduction of Guidance for Classroom Teachers
EFN 490 Fundamentals of Education research
ESS 212 Advanced Scuba Diving
ESS 340 Motor Development and Movement Experiences for Early Childhood
ESS 404 Administration of PE and Athletics
ESS 415 Issues and Trends in PE-Past and Present
ESS 453 Aquatics Programs
ESS 454 First Aid Instructor
REC 404 Trends and Issues in Recreation
FRE 394 Translating Literature
GER 312 German Grammar
SPA 394 Translating Literature
SPA 401 19th Century Spanish Literature
MUS 141 Class Piano I
MUS 145 Class Instruments
MUS 217 Recreational Music
MUS 370 Administration and Supervision of Elementary and Secondary School Music
MUS 376 Music in Early Childhood Education
PSY 336 Psychology of Learning Laboratory
PSY 488 Seminar in Psychology:____________
Committee wanted assurance that the deletions had gone through the respective departmental curriculum process before approving these deletions. The registrar will communicate that information to the deans and department chairs.
- Old Business: None
- New Business: The physical therapy program changed their new course prefix from DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy) to PTS (Physical Therapy Studies) to avoid linking the prefix to the degree. UCC Approved by consensus.
- Meeting adjourned at 4:10 p.m. Next meeting will be Tuesday, February 8, 2005.