MEMORANDUM

 

 

TO:                 Academic Senate Members

 

FROM:           Keith Edgerton, Chair

                        Academic Senate

 

RE:                  MEETING DATE, PLACE, AND AGENDA

 

The next meeting of the Academic Senate will be held on Thursday, October 20, 2005, at 3:40 p.m., in the Missouri room of the SUB.

 

I.          APPROVAL OF MINUTES:  October 13                                                          3:40

 

II.         ITEMS FOR INFORMATION                                                                   3:42-3:50

Item 22  Emeritus Nomination of Dr. Theodore Jensen, Professor, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, College of Arts and Sciences.  For information.

 

Approved by the UCC 10/12/05

Item 76  PSYC 271 Human Relations.  Change course description and prerequisite.

 

Item 80 AA in Rehabilitation and Related Services.  Modification of an existing program.

Item 80.a    REHA 497 Capstone in Chemical Dependency Rehabilitation.  New course.

 

Item 13 BS in Rehabilitation and Related Services.  Modification of an existing program (change title of degree).

 

Item 18  Certificate in Medical Coding and Insurance Billing.  New program.

Item 18.a  CODE 110 CPT-4 Procedure Coding.  New course.

Item 18.b  CODE 120 ICD-9 Diagnosis Coding.  New course.

Item 18.c  CODE 140 Computerized Medical Billing.  New course.

Item 18.d  CODE 150 Advanced Coding and Auditing.  New course.

 

III.       DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS

 

            A.  BSLS – 15 credits of upper division requirement                                   3:50-4:00

 

            B.  MSU-Billings’ Marketing Plan                                                                 4:00-4:15

 

            C.  Hiring Priorities                                                                                      4:15-4:30

 

            D.  Part-time Faculty Issues                                                                         4:30-5:00

 

 

KE/rjrm