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 8, 2012, at 3:40 p.m. in the City College Health Science South Conference Room (HS 232).

 

I.          ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES:  October 25

 

II.        ITEMS FOR INFORMATION

 

Approved by UCC 10/24/12

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.

 

Approved by UCC 10/31/12

Item 11  SPED 400 Legal and Current Issues in Special Education.  Change prerequisites.

Item 11.a  SPED 415 Individualizing Curriculum (Preschool-12th Grade).  Change prerequisites.

Item 11.b  EDU 270 Instructional Technology.  Change credits from 2 to 3.

Item 11.c  BSED Broadfield Major in Elementary Education.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 11.d  SPED 420 Teaching Special Populations.  Change credits from 3 to 2, change prerequisite, and change course description.

Item 11.e  SPED 260 Introduction to Teaching Exceptional Learners.  Change course description.

 

Item 13  EDU 340 Classroom Management.  New course.

Item 13.a  EDU 383 Assessment in Education.  New course.

Item 13.b  EDU 442 Reading Diagnostics and Interventions in Classroom Settings.  New course.

Item 13.c  EDU 497R Methods:  5-8 Mathematics.  New course.

Item 13.d  EDSP 310 Supporting Diverse Learners through Collaboration.  New course.

 

Item 15  COMT 101 Fundamentals of Communication.  Delete course.

Item 15.a  COMT 322 Principles of Public Relations.  Change course description (also CCN to COMX 351)

Item 15.b  COMT 482 Women, Media and Health (crosslisted with COMT 582, HADM 482, HADM 582, HHP 482, and HHP 582).  Change rubric to COMX, change title to Women, Media and Society, and change course description.

Item 15.d  FILM 311 Essentials of Video Production.  Change course description.

 

Item 19  BS in Education Secondary Education/Special Education (P-12) Double Major.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 19.a  BS in Education Elementary Education/Special Education (P-12) Double Major.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 19.b  Non-Endorsable Teaching Minor in Special Education (K-12) Concentration.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 19.c  Teaching Endorsement in Special Education (P-12).  Modification to an existing program.

 

Item 26  PSYX 315 Development Over the Lifespan.  New course.

 

III.       ITEMS – FIRST READING

 

Approved by the Grad Committee 10/30/12

Item 16  Master of Public Administration.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 16.a  POLS 574 Applied Research Project.  Change credits from 3 to V3-9.

 

IV.       PROVOST REPORT

A.  Copyright issues with online courses

B.  College of Education Ed.D. proposal

 

V.        COMMITTEE REPORTS

 

VI.       DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS

 

A.  Possible Loss of Men’s Faculty Locker Room in P.E. Building

 

B.  Bylaws Review:  Chair Elect Language

 

C.  Statement Regarding Processing of Faculty Evaluations in Bozeman

 

D.  Revive Former CPSLL Curriculum Committee

 

E.  Student Drop Data

 

F.  Student Expectations vs. Faculty Expectations at MSUB

 

G.  High Cost of Summer (Onsite) Courses

 

VII.     OLD BUSINESS

 

VIII.    NEW BUSINESS

 

 

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