Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Minutes

                                                        March 9, 2010

 

 

Members Present: Berlin, Seebach, Kirsch, Kastantin, Friesen, Socha, Johnson, Moore

Consultants Present: Dittman, Herling, Means, Walls, excused-Bakkum

Members absent: Wermedal, Ahmed, Fisher, excused, Urbas   

Consultants not present: Jax, Burkhardt, Keller       

Guests: Jeff Bryan, Shelly Lesher, Sue Knudson, Jennifer Terpstra, Linda Levinson, Justyna Badach, Pat Di Rocco, Rick Mikat, Emily Johnson, Carol Oyster, Jan Von Ruden   

 

1.    Approval of February 23, 2010 minutes.

 

M/S/P to approve minutes with the following changes: Remove “Dropping CS 103 & 104” from Business Program changes. Adding “(Students who qualify with a grade of "C" or better in ENG 110 will be exempt from further writing requirements in the General Education skills category, but this does not exempt students from the writing emphasis course requirements. Students receiving a grade less than "C" must repeat Eng 110.)

 

 

2.    Second readings:   

 

A.    Physics - PHY 376, credit change from 2 to 3 (added lab), was offered Fall, changed to Spring. Effective Spring 2011. 

 

 M/S/P approve on 2nd reading  

 

 

B.   Nuclear Medicine – this is a first reading but relates to the Physics course above

Nuclear Medicine Technology, credit change from 99 to 100 due to increase in credits in required Physics course (PHY 376), effective Fall 2010.

 

M/S/P approve on 2nd reading  

 

C.   Art

Photography Minor-change in required Art courses and change in electives, changes to new catalog only, effective Fall 2010.

 

ART 172, title change, changed in description, and change in credits from 2 to 3, effective Fall 2010.

 

ART 272, title change, course description change, prerequisite change, (dropped ART 160), effective Fall 2010.

 

ART 372, new course, Photography and Imaging II, 3 credits, effective Spring 2011.

 

ART 373, title change, course description change, prerequisite change,        added ART 372, effective Fall 2011.

 

ART 375, course description change (added “Repeatable for Credit-Maximum6”) prerequisite change, (added ART 372 or consent of instructor); changed contact hours, credit change from 1-3 to 3; effective Fall 2010.

 

ART 377, course description change, prerequisite change (from ART 272 & 276 to ART 372); changed contact hours, effective Fall 2011.

 

ART 378, new course, Advanced Digital Photography and Imaging, 3 credits, effective Fall 2011.

 

ART 379, prerequisite change (dropped ART 272), effective Fall 2010.

 

M/S/P approve on 2nd reading

 

  1. First readings:

 

A.   Art

ART 252, revision, prerequisite change, no prerequisite, effective Fall 2010.

 

ART 376, revision, prerequisite change, added ART 372, was ART 272 and ART 276, effective Fall 2011.

 

ART 399, revision, title change, prerequisite change to ART 162, 164, 166, 252, was Junior standing, effective Fall 2010.

 

ART 274, deletion, effective Spring  2010.

 

ART 276, deletion, effective Spring 2010.

 

ART 374, deletion, effective Spring 2010.

 

ART 474, deletion, effective Spring 2010.

 

ART 479, deletion, effective Spring 2010. 

 

 M/S/P approve on 1st reading

 

 

B.   Modern Language - Spanish

SPA 471, new course, Introduction to Principles of Spanish Interpreting, 3 credits, effective Fall 2010.

 

Postponed until 3/23/2010 at the request of the department

 

C.   Psychology

PSY 307, new course, Intimate Relationships, 3 credits, effective Fall 2010.

 

M/S/P approve on 1st reading

D.   Ethnic and Racial Studies

ERS Minor - change in credits from 24 to 18, retroactive to all catalogs.

ERS 100, title change, effective Fall 2010.

 

ERS 220, number was ERS 110, changed title, prerequisite change from none to ERS 100, effective Fall 2010.

 

ERS 351, number was ERS 251, changed title, prerequisite change from none to ERS 100, offered Fall and Spring, effective Fall 2010.

 

ERS 490, prerequisite change to- delete ERS 251, and added -12 credits from core and  elective courses; effective Fall 2010.

 

M/S/P approve on 1st reading

 

 

E.    Exercise and Sport Science

ESS-Exercise Science Emphasis (was Fitness Emphasis) - program title change; change in required credits; addition of two tracks, Pre-Professional Track and Fitness Track, change in required courses; change in electives, change in Admission to program, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 205, title change, Human Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise Science I effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 206, title change, Human Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise Science II, description and prerequisite change, removed Lab, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 302, credits changed from 2 to 3, added Lab, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 303, credits changed from 2 to 2-3 variable, Lab required if course is taken for 3 credits, optional if course is taken for 2 credits, course description change, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 320, title change, course description change, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 323, credit change from 2 to 3, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 368, credit change from 2 to 3, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 383, course description change, title change, number (was 283), prerequisite change, offered Spring, Fall, Summer, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 443, revision, title change, course description and prerequisite change, effective Fall 2010.

 

ESS 446, new course, Current Research and Trends in Exercise Science, 3 credits, effective Fall 2010.

 

Held for second reading because the committee requested additional information on how these changes will affect students, especially in the areas of OT, PT, and PSY.

 

F.    ART 476, new course, Experimental Photography and Imaging, 3 credits, effective Spring 2011.

 

Held for third reading because ART 476 was missing 2nd page.

 

4.    Consent agenda:    None

 

5.    Informational Items:  None

 

6.    Old Business:   None

 

  1. New Business:   None

 

 

Meeting adjourned: 5:20 p.m.