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 14, 2013, at 3:40 p.m. in the Chancellor’s Conference Room (McM 209).

 

I.          ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES:  October 24

 

II.        DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS

 

            A.  Student Athletes and Missed Classes

                  Guests:    Krista Montague, Director, Intercollegiate Athletics

                                  Scott Harris, Faculty Athletics Representative

                                  Rolf Groseth, Chancellor

 

III.       ITEMS FOR INFORMATION

 

Approved by UCC 10/9/13 and 10/30/13

Item 12  M 130 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I.  Change course description.

Item 12.a  M 131 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II.  Change course description.

Item 12.b  M 329 Modern Geometry.  Change prerequisite.

Item 12.c  M 431 Abstract Algebra I.  Change prerequisite.

Item 12.d  M 242 Methods of Proof.  New course.

Item 12.h  M 471 Mathematical Analysis.  Change prerequisite.

 

Item 13  BS Major in Mathematics.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 13.a  BS Major in Mathematics Teaching Option Single Subject Endorsement.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 13.b  Teaching Minor in Mathematics.  Modification to an existing program.

 

Item 16  MUSI 108, MUSI 114, MUSI 131, MUSI 136, MUSI 147, MUSI 235, MUSI 236, MUSI 312, MUSI 331, MUSI 364, MUSI 365.  Change 3 hours lecture to 3 hours lab per week.

Item 16.a  MUSE 272, MUSE 273, MUSE 274, MUSE 275, MUSE 276, MUSE 278, MUSE 279, MUSE 330, MUSE 430, MUSE 431, MUSI 140, MUSI 141, MUSI 162A, MUSI 240, MUSI 241, MUSI 362, MUSI 368, MUSI 369.  Change 2 hours lecture to 2 hours lab per week.

Item 16.b  MUSI 195A, MUSI 195B, MUSI 195C, MUSI 195D, MUSI 195E, MUSI 195F, MUSI 195G, MUSI 195H, MUSI 195I, MUSI 195J, MUSI 195K, MUSI 195L, MUSI 195M, MUSI 195P, MUSI 395A, MUSI 395B, MUSI 395C, MUSI 395D, MUSI 395E, MUSI 395F, MUSI 395G, MUSI 395H, MUSI 395I, MUSI 395J, MUSI 395K, MUSI 395L, MUSI 395M, MUSI 395P.  Change variable 1-4 hours lecture to variable 1-4 hours studio per week.

Item 16.c  MUSE 101 Fundamentals of Music for Elementary Teachers.  Change 2 hours lecture to 2 hours lab per week.

Item 16.d  MUSI 135 Keyboard Skills I.  Change 3 hours studio to 3 hours lab per week.

Item 16.e  MUSI 162B Chamber Ensembles:  Instrumental.  Change 2 hours lecture to 2 hours lab per week.

 

Item 19  EDU 315 IEFA in the Montana Classroom.  New course.

 

Item 21  LIT 201 Introduction to Literary Studies.  New course.

Item 21.a  BA Major in English.  Modification to an existing program.

 

Item 26  AAS in Practical Nursing.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 26.a  ASN – Associate of Science Registered Nurse.  Modification to an existing program.

Item 26.b  NRSG 144 Core Concepts of Mental Health Nursing.  Change prerequisite and corequisite.

Item 26.c  NRSG 148 Leadership Issues.  Change course description.

Item 26.d  NRSG 149 Leadership Issues Clinical.  Change course description.

Item 26.e  NRSG 291 Special Topics.  Remove prerequisite and change course description.

Item 26.f  NRSG 294 Seminar/Workshop.  Remove prerequisite and change course description.

Item 26.g  NRSG 256 Pathophysiology.  Change prerequisite and remove corequiste.

 

IV.       ITEMS – FIRST READING

 

Approved by Graduate Commitee 10/22/13

Item 22  COMT 595 Comprehensive Exams.  Change course description.

Item 22.a  COMT 598 Culminating Project.  Delete course.

Item 22.b  COMT 599 Thesis.  Delete course.

Item 22.c  MS in Public Relations.  Modification to an existing program.

 

V.        PROVOST REPORT

 

VI.       COMMITTEE REPORTS

 

VII.     DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS continued

 

B.  Results of General Faculty Meeting November 7

 

VIII.    OLD BUSINESS

 

IX.       NEW BUSINESS

 

 

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