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 December 8, 2005, at 3:40 p.m., in the Missouri room of the SUB.

 

I.          APPROVAL OF MINUTES:  December 1

 

II.         ITEMS – FIRST READING

 

Item 25  Master of Public Administration.  Modification of an existing program.

Item 25.a  POLS 580 Applied Research Project.  Change course number to 574.

Item 25.b  POLS 580 Special Topics.  New course.

Item 25.c  POLS 462 Local Government Administration.  New course—to cross-list with POLS 562

Item 25.d  POLS 480 Special Topics.  New course.

Item 25.e  Minor in Political Science Pre-Law Emphasis.  Modification of an existing program.

Item 14  POLS 434 Contemporary Issues in Public Administration.  Delete course.

Item 14.a  Minor in Political Science General Emphasis.  Modification of an existing program.

Item 14.b  Minor in Political Science Public Administration Emphasis.  Modification of an existing program.

Item 14.c  Teaching Minor in Political Science.  Modification of an existing program.

 

Item 24  RD 521 Teaching Reading 7-12.  New course.

Item 24.a  RD 512 Developing Student Writing.  Change course number to 413/513.

Item 24.b  RD 412 Emergent Literacy.  Change course number to 412/512.

Item 24.d  Teaching Minor in Reading.  Modification of an existing program.

 

Item 35  HHP 420 Global Health Issues.  Change course number to 270.

 

 

III.       DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS

 

            A.  BOR Budget Initiative for 25 New Lines:  How will we measure success?

 

            B.  Assessment Administrator:  Proposal from the Graduate Committee

 

IV.       ITEM – SECOND READING

 

            Item 39  Academic Foundations Committee Report.  11/29/05

            Including:

                        1.  Set Deadlines

                        2.  Information Literacy Category

 

 

 

 

KE/rjrm