TO: Academic Senate Members
FROM: Dr. Audrey ConnerRosberg, Chair
RE: MEETING DATE, PLACE, AND AGENDA
The next meeting of the Academic Senate will be held on Thursday April 19, 2007, at 3:40 p.m. in the Bridger room of the SUB.
I. ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES: April 12
II. ITEMS – FIRST READING
Approved by the Graduate Committee 4/11/07
Item 65 Certificate of Teaching and Learning Online. New program.
Item 65.a EDCI 574 Adaptations and Accommodations for Diverse Learners. New course.
Item 65.b EDCI 575 Assessment of Learning Outcomes Part I. New course.
Item 65.c EDCI 577 Assessment of Learning Outcomes Part II. New course.
Item 65.d EDCI 573 Instructional Design. Change title.
Item 65.e EDCI 672 Instructional Materials Design. Change number to 576.
III. DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS
A. Discussion of Possible Requirement: All Students Must Take One Online Course
B. Percentage of Part-Time Faculty that Teach MSU-B Classes Part-time Breakdown
● How has the percentage changed over the last few years?
● How do we exact quality control?
● What is the impact on academic freedom from the use of part-timers?
C. Budget Shortfall Suggestions