|Present: Susan Carrafiello, Candace Cherrington,
Jeanne Fraker, Krystal Karshner, Nathan Klingbeil, Charles Larkowski,
Joe Law, Mindy McNutt, Bobbie
Pohlman, Tom Sav, Carol Wagner-Williams, Karen
Guests: Joyce Hail and Tammy Bush (Registrar's Office).
Approved Minutes of November 9, 2005.
Writing Across the Curriculum Committee (WAC) -- Joe Law, Chair, reported that the committee will meet January 27.
University General Education Committee (UGEC) -- Susan Carrafiello, Chair, reported that the committee will meet during the first week of February and that the GE Assessment Plans are available on-line at
Undergraduate Academic Program Review Committee (UAPRC) -- Rudy Fichtenbaum, Chair, no report.
Course Inventory and Modification Requests
Approved Modifications: CS 400, ME 417
Approved Inventories Subject to Approval by UGEC *: CHM 125, CHM 126, CHM 127
Approved Modifications Subject to Approval by UGEC *: CHM 121, CHM 122, CHM 123
Approved Modifications: ANT 488, P&B 488
* The proposals involve GE substitution courses and a change in the GE Program that needs to be reviewed by UGEC and confirmed with OBR with regard to the GE Transfer Module. Upon notification to UCAPC that approval has been received, the proposals will be forwarded to the Faculty Senate for review and approval (i.e., unlike other course inventory and modification requests, all GE Program proposals must also be routed through the Faculty Senate process).Program Changes
Approved the following subject to a resubmission to the UCAPC chair to implement the change noted below* (All of which are contained in the link: B.S. Computer Science)
B.S. Computer Science (Bioinformatics Option)
B.S. Computer Science (Business Option)
B.S. Computer Science (General Option)
B.S. Computer Science (Science Option)
* To remove the ABET accreditation deficiency given to the Computer Science programs, the committee requests that the CECS change its proposal for the GE Program Area VI requirement for Computer Science Majors: [complete] "One additional writing intensive course from Areas II, III, IV" to "Choose any College of Liberal Arts Area VI course". UGEC will also review the change. Upon receipt of such changes and UGEC approval for all of the above programs, the link noted will be activated and the proposals will be forwarded to the Faculty Senate.
Note: approved by UGEC February 22, 2006 and the link above activated upon that approval and will be submitted to the Faculty Senate for the May 2006 meeting.
B.A. and B.S. Psychology (Entrance Requirement)
Approved (the committee finalized its proposal for consideration by Faculty Senate as follows)
Approved (the committee revisited, changed, and finalized its proposal before the Faculty Senate as follows)
Adjourned: Next meeting February 8. Winter Quarter Meetings and other Schedules as follows: