TO:                 Academic Senate Members

 

FROM:           Mr. Bruce Brumley, Chair

                        Academic Senate

 

RE:                  MEETING DATE, PLACE, AND AGENDA

 

 

The next Academic Senate meeting will be held on Thursday, November 29, 2012, at 3:40 p.m. in the Chancellor’s Conference Room (McM 209).

 

I.          ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES:  November 8

 

II.        ITEMS – SECOND READING

 

Item 17  Minor in Women’s Studies.  New program.

Item 17.a  SOCI 274 Women, Culture and Society (crosslisted with A&SC 274).  Change rubric to crosslist with WS.

Item 17.b  WS 492 Independent Study.  New course.

Item 17.c  WS 294/494 Seminar in Women’s Studies.  New course.

Item 17.d  WS 498 Internship/Cooperative Education.  New course.

Item 17.e  WS 499 Capstone Seminar in Women’s Studies.  New course.

 

III.       ITEMS – FIRST READING

 

Approved by the Grad Committee 10/30/12 and UCC 11/14/12

Item 24  EDEC 298, EDEC 296, EDU 220, EDU 296, EDU 298, EDU 330, EDU 336, EDU 397J, EDU 439, SPED 210, SPED 260, SPED 283, SPED 289, SPED 290, SPED 312, AND SPED 582.  Change course description to add background check statement to each course.

Item 24.a  EDEC 498, EDEC 496, EDU 220L, EDU 353, EDU 354, EDU 438, EDU 495A, EDU 495B, EDU 495C, EDU 496, EDU 498, SPED 415, SPED 420, SPED 484, SPED 490, SPED 494, EC 590, EC 594, EDCI 519, EDCI 584, EDCI 586, EDCI 590, EDCI 594, EDCI 690, EDF 590, EDF 594, RD 517, RD 590, SCOU 590, SCOU 594, SPED 584, SPED 590, SPED 594, SPED 690.  Change course description to add lab fee and background check statements to each course.

Item 24.b  EDCI 697 Critical Issues in Education.  Change prerequisite.

 

Approved by GEC 10/24/12

Item 42  Gen Ed course:  WRIT 221 Intermediate Technical Writing.  Submit for General Education category I. B. English.

See also Item 18 below

 

Approved by GEC 11/19/12

Item 14.b  Gen Ed Course:  M 122 College Trigonometry.  Submit for category I.A. Mathematics.

See also Item 14.a below

Item 14.d  Gen Ed Course:  M 151 Precalculus.  Remove from category I.A. Mathematics.

See also Item 14.c below

 

Item 15.c  Gen Ed Course:  COMT 110 Interpersonal Communication.  Remove from category III. Social Sciences and submit for category I.C. Communication & Information Literacy.

 

IV.       ITEMS FOR INFORMATION

 

Approved by UCC 10/24/12

Item 14  M 121 College Algebra.  Change prerequisite and course description.

Item 14.a  M 122 College Trigonometry.  New course.

Item 14.c  M 151 Precalculus.  Delete course.

 

Approved by UCC 11/7/12 and 11/14/12

Item 18  WRIT 221 Intermediate Technical Writing.  REVISED.  Change prerequisite and course description.

 

Item 20  BS Major in Mathematics.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 20.a  BS Major in Mathematics Teaching Licensure Option Single Subject Endorsement.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 20.c  BS Major in Mathematics Teaching Licensure Option Multiple Subject Endorsement.  Delete program.

Item 20.d  M 171 Calculus I.  Change prerequisite.

Item 20.e  M 333 Linear Algebra.  Change prerequisite.

Item 20.f  M 472 Introduction to Complex Analysis.  Change prerequisite

Item 20.g  M 499 Capstone.  Change credits from 4 to 3 and change course description.

 

Item 21  GPHY 331 Political Geography.  New course.

Item 21.a  GPHY 341 Geography of Latin America.  Delete course.

Item 21.b  GPHY 345 Geography of Russia.  Delete course.

Item 21.c  GPHY 346 Geography of Europe.  Delete course.

Item 21.d  PHSX 105 Fundamentals of Physical Science.  Delete course.

Item 21.e  PHSX 106 Fundamentals of Physical Science Lab.  Delete course.

Item 21.f  ASTR 110 Introduction to Astronomy.  Change course description.

Item 21.g  BIOB 102 Discover Biology Laboratory.  Change course description.

Item 21.h  NUTR 221 Basic Human Nutrition.  Change course description.

Item 21.i  PHSX 104 Our Physical World Laboratory.  Change course description.

Item 21.j  PHSX 205 College Physics I.  Change prerequisite and course description.

Item 21.k  PHSX 207 College Physics II.  Change course description.

Item 21.L  PHSX 220 Physics I.  Change course description.

Item 21.m  PHSX 232 Physics II and Thermo.  Change course description.

Item 21.n  PHSX 343 Modern Physics.  Change course description.

Item 21.o  CHMY 422 Advanced Instrument Analysis Laboratory.  Change credits from 1 to 2.

 

Item 22  AS Program of Study in Allied Health.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.a  AS Program of Study in Environmental Science.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.b  BA Major in Biology.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.c  BS Major in Biology.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.d  BS Major in Biology Teaching Licensure Option.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.e  BS Major in Biology Environmental Sciences Option.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.f  BS Major in Broadfield Science.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.g  BS Major in Chemistry.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.h  BS Major in Chemistry Teaching Licensure Option.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.i  Minor in Chemistry.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.j  Teaching Minor in Chemistry.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.k  Minor in Geography.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.L  Teaching Minor in Geography.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.m  Minor in Earth Science.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 22.n  Teaching Minor in Earth Science.  Modification to an existing program.

 

Item 23  ERTH 400 Geomorphology and Quaternary Geology.  Delete course.

Item 23.a  ERTH 460 Problem Solving Issues in Science Education.  Delete course.

Item 23.b  ERTH 495 Field Studies.  Delete course.

Item 23.c  GEO 315 Structural Geology.  Delete course.

Item 23.d  CHMY 310 Scientific Literature.  Delete course.

 

Item 31  BS Major in Health Administration.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 31.a  HADM 210 Healthcare Mega Trends.  Change title to Introduction to the U.S. Healthcare System and change course description.

Item 31.b  HADM 310 Healthcare Economics.  Change prerequisites.

Item 31.c  HADM 496 Cooperative Education/Internship.  Change prerequisite.

Item 31.d  HADM 497 Capstone.  Change number to 499 (for CCN), change prerequisites, and change course description.

Item 31.e  HADM 325 Principles of Marketing for Healthcare Organizations.  New course.

Item 31.f  HADM 365 Managing the Continuum of Long-Term Care Services.  New course.

 

V.        PROVOST REPORT

A.  Copyright issues with online courses

B.  College of Education Ed.D. proposal

 

VI.       COMMITTEE REPORTS

 

VII.     DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS

 

A.  Bylaws Review:  Chair Elect Language

 

B.  Homeless Courses” Group

 

C.  Statement Regarding Processing of Faculty Evaluations in Bozeman

 

D.  Revive Former CPSLL Curriculum Committee

 

E.  Student Expectations vs. Faculty Expectations at MSUB

 

F.  High Cost of Summer (Onsite) Courses

 

G.  Degree in a Three Year Period:  Fall/Spring/Summer schedule.

 

VIII.    OLD BUSINESS

 

IX.       NEW BUSINESS

 

 

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