Since its November 26 report to the Faculty Senate, the UCAPC met on November 27. The committee acted on the following:
Course Inventory and Modification Requests
Approved 5 course inventories and 11 course modifications. Returned 1 course modification for additional clarification.Program Changes
COLA: Approved Acting and Acting-Musical Theatre, BFA Program ChangeNew ProgramsAdd to existing requirements: To be retained in the program, students must earn a C or better in specific courses. Certain courses may be taken a second time and other courses may not be repeated.
COBA: Approved International Business Minor (Non-Business Majors)Academic PolicyBusiness Language 4hrsCOBA: Approved International Trade Minor (Business Majors)
The committee formulated a set of Guidelines, Processes, and Procedures for proposing the addition of new courses to and for deleting existing courses from the Univeristy's Inventory of Courses and for modifying existing courses in the University's Inventory of Courses. The committee undertook this task at the suggestion of Facutly Senator Mel Goldfinger. The purpose of the committee's effort is to formalize as policy that which has been practiced over many years. In addition, the polices are designed to assure that all faculty, new and "old", have access to university wide processes and procedures for creating and maintaining an academically strong curriculum as presented in the University's Inventory of Courses and to offer a common set of guidelines for all faculty to consult in accomplishing such.The committee scheduled its next meeting for Thursday, January 10. Colleges submitting curriculum proposals for review by the committee need to submit the orginal and 18 copies NO LATER THAN 12:00 Noon, January 3.