TO: Academic Senate Members

 

FROM: Dr. Lorrie Steerey, Chair

Academic Senate

 

RE: MEETING DATE, PLACE, AND AGENDA

 

 

The next meeting of the Academic Senate will be held on Thursday, November 13, 2008, at 3:40 p.m. in the Beartooth room of the SUB.

 

I. ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES: October 30

 

II. ITEMS FOR INFORMATION

 

Approved by the UCC 10/29/08

Item 9 COMT 310 Organizational Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.a COMT 320 Introduction to Mass Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.b COMT 321 Theories of Media and Society. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.c COMT 322 Principles of Public Relations. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.d COMT 325 Introduction to Visual Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.e COMT 326 New Technology and Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.f COMT 328 Essentials of Video Production. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.g COMT 330 Persuasion. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.h COMT 340 Performance for the Camera. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.i COMT 350 Performance Theory and Criticism. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.j COMT 358 Directing. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.k COMT 410 Advanced Interpersonal Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.L COMT 414 Issues in Organizational Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.m COMT 416 (undergrad only) Leadership and Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.n COMT 420 (undergrad only) Media Advertising. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.o COMT 421 (undergrad only) Communicating Through the Internet. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.p COMT 422 (undergrad only) Issues in Public Relations. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.Q COMT 425 (undergrad only) Media Criticism. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.r COMT 426 (undergrad only) Case Studies in Public Relations. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.s COMT 427 (undergrad only) Public Relations Ethics. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.t COMT 429 (undergrad only) The Law of Public Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.u COMT 431 (undergrad only) Political Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.v COMT 440 (undergrad only) Popular Culture and Cultural Studies. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.w COMT 450 Performance Skills for Professionals. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.x COMT 461 (undergrad only) Multicultural Mass Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.y COMT 465 Communication Theory. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.z COMT 470 (undergrad only) Capstone Project. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.aa COMT 480 (undergrad only) Health Communication. Change prerequisite.

Item 9.bb COMT 481 (undergrad only) Media for Social Change. Change prerequisite.

 

Item 10 BS Major in Public Relations. Modification of an existing program.

Item 10.a BA Major in Communication Arts Organizational Communication Option. Modification of an existing program.

Item 10.b BA Major in Communication Arts Theatre Option. Modification of an existing program.

Item 10.c BA Major in Communication Arts Mass Communication Option. Modification of an existing program.

Item 10.d Minor in Communication Arts options: Mass Communication & Organizational Communication (excludes Theatre option). Modification of an existing program.

Item 10.e COMT 200 Exploring Communication Studies. New course.

 

Item 11 SOCL 225 Introduction to Crime and Justice. Change rubric to SOCL/CRIM.

Item 11.a SOCL 324 Criminology. Change rubric to SOCL/CRIM.

Item 11.b SOCL 423 Introduction to Corrections. Change rubric to SOCL/CRIM.

 

Item 12 BA Major in English. Modification to an existing program.

Item 12.a Minor in English Program of Study: Creative Writing. Modification to an existing program.

Item 12.b ENGL 324 Playwrighting. Change title to Writing for Stage and Screen and change course description.

Item 12.c ENGL 424 Advanced Playwriting and Screenwriting. New course.

 

Item 14 HON 290 Internship. New course.

Item 14.a HON 490 Internship. New course.

 

Item 17 EE/PHYS 206 Circuits I. New course (Bozeman course to be offered at MSUB).

 

Item 20 SOCL 425 Crime Prevention and Victimology. Change rubric to SOCL/CRIM.

 

III. DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS

 

A. Collaborations with the MSU-Bozeman ROTC Program: Vice Chancellor Stacy Klippenstein

 

B. Academic Senate Budget Committee:  Alternative Meeting Idea

 

 

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