UAF Governance

Fall 2011 Curriculum Review Cycle - Undergraduate

CURRICULUM CARRIED OVER FROM 2010-2011 REVIEW INTO FALL 2011:

114-UCCh.: Course Change: ENGL F482 - Undergraduate Seminar (h), 3 credits (3+0); change title to Topics in Language and Literature (h); allow course to be repeated for credit one time based upon content variation; increase frequency of offering to every fall and spring; change course description; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to: Craig G.
Contact: Chris Coffman, x5233.
CR review not completed; discussed 10/17/2011. 
(Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

123-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A. - Russian Studies: Move RUSS F431 and F482 from core degree requirements (Item 3 in program description) to options for the core degree requirements (Item 4 in program description); and add HIST F461 and F463 to degree electives; correct title of HIST F464 under Item 5; effective Fall 2012SEE REVISED FORMAT 5 BELOW.
Contact: Trina Mamoon, x7396.
Assigned to Rainer N.
4/1/2011: Discussed and concerns noted about relatively low number of upper division credits required for the degree.
5/13/2011: Provisionally approved after follow-up re 12 more upper division credits; Rainer has emailed Trina M.  Carried over from Spring 2011 cycle.
11/8/2011: CRC approved. 
11/9/2011: Provost approved.

135-UNC: New Course: FISH F440 - Oceanography for Fisheries, [SEE REVISED BELOW] 3 credits (3+0); to be cross-listed as MSL F440; prerequisites include FISH F101, BIOL F115X, CHEM F105X, PHYS F103X or equivalent, or permission of instructor; with MSL F111, FISH F288,  BIOL F271 or FISH F425 recommended; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered alternating fall or as demand warrants; first offering Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N.
Contact: Franz Mueter, 907-796-5448.
5/13/2011: Issues with course level number; Rainer following up. (Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
1/27/2012: Revised Format 1 and syllabus received (below).
2/3/2012: CRC discussed and Rainer will follow up.
2/24/2012: WITHDRAWN.

140-UCDr.: Drop Course: ME F401 - Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing, 3 credits (1+4); to be replaced with two new courses; effective Fall 2012.  (See also 141-UNC and 142-UNC which will replace this course.)
Assigned to Patricia H.; Andres L.
Contact: Chuen-Sen Lin, x5126.
Status:6/14/2011: Following up via email.
10/31/2011:  Drop approved pending #141 and #142 approvals.
(Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

141-UNC: New Course: ME F404 - Computer Aided Design,[use course number F405 instead] 3 credits (1.5+4.5); requires senior standing or permission of instructor; co-requisite of ES F331; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered every other fall; first offering Fall 2012; effective Fall 2012. (Related to: #140 course drop, #142 new course.)
Contact: Chuen-Sen Lin, x5126.
Assigned to Patricia H.; Andres L.
Status:6/14/2011: Following up via email.
10/31/2011: CRC discussed the credit distribution. Proposed course number is F405 which is availabe.
(Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
01/11/2012: A credit distribution of (1+6) is OK with the instructor (per email from Chuen-Sen).
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

142-UNC: New Course: ME F405 - Computer Aided Manufacturing,[use course number F406 instead, SEE REVISED BELOW] 3 credits (1.5+4.5); requires senior standing or permission of instructor; prerequisite of ME F321; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered every other spring; first offering Spring 2013; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Chuen-Sen Lin, x5126. (Related to: #140 course drop, #141 new course.)
Status:6/14/2011: Following up via email.
Assigned to Patricia H.; Andres L.
10/31/2011: CRC discussed the credit distribution. Proposed course number is F406 which is availabe.
(Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
2/17/2012: CRC approved as per revised.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

147-UCCh.: Course Change: CE F433 - Reinforced Concrete Design, 3 credits (2+3); change credit distribution to (3+0); change frequency of offering from fall to spring; effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Rainer N.
Contact: Andrew Metzger, x6120.
5/13/2011: Revisions to syllabus have been requested. (Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
2/24/2012: Curriculum Review approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

148-UCCh.: Course Change: CE F434 - Timber Design, 3 credits (2+3); change credit distribution to (3+0); change frequency of offering from as demand warrants to fall of odd-numbered years; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N.
Contact: Andrew Metzger, x6120.
5/13/2011: Revisions to syllabus have been requested. (Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
2/24/2012: Curriculum Review approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

151-UNC: is now resubmitted as #56-UNC. New Course: ECE F304 W - Attachment and Social Development (s), 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include ENGL F111X and F211X or F213X, ECE F104; ECE F245 is recommended; letter-graded and not repeatable; W request to Core Review; to be offered alternate fall; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.  NOTE: Core Review approved the "W" request.
4/1/2011: Discussed and Ed H. will follow up on the prerequisites.
5/13/2011: No approval signatures received; prerequisites question. 
RESUBMITTED with changes -- See #56-UNC.

154-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A. - Theatre:  Extensive changes to degree requirements including program requirements and concentration requirements for Design/Technical Theatre, Directing, Film and Multimedia, and Performance; effective Fall 2012.
5/13/2011:  This is still under review by the committee.
Assigned to Craig G., Julie M.   (Was carried over to Fall 2011.)
12-12-2011:  Discussed at Curriculum Review.  Problems noted with lack of enough upper division credits for the degree requirements; and lack of upper division W and O courses to fulfill requirements.
CRC members have emailed.  2/24/2012: Update: No response to committee emails.
3/2/2012: CRC has requested revisions.
3/8/2012: Provost approved.

159-UNC: New Course: FIRE F220 - Principles of Fire and Emergency Services Safety and Health, 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include FIRE F101, F131, F133, F135, and F137, or permission of instructor; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered spring; first offering Spring 2012.
Contact: John George, 455-2879.
5/13/2011: Ed H. has contacted for clarification and revision of syllabus. Assigned to Ed H.
2/17/2012: WITHDRAWN  

TRIAL COURSES - UNDERGRADUATE

1-Tr: Trial Course: GEOS F194 - Natural Hazards and Disasters, 3 credits (3+0); no prerequisites; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered Spring 2012 upon approval.
Contact: Jessica Larsen, x7992
Status: Curriculum Review Committee approved on 9/19/2011.
9/20/2011: Provost approved.

2-Tr: Trial Course: SCIA F194 - Bush Physics in the 21st Century [See REVISION BELOW], 6 credits (5 lecture; 1 lab) offered October - April; distance delivery via video conference; foundational physics course with lab component; designed for underserved college and high school students; prerequisites include passing the Alaska High School Exit Exam for high school students; placement in DEVM F105 or satisfactory high school Algebra I with instructor permission; high school geometry, Algebra 2 and Trigonometry recommended; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered each year, [effective Fall 2012 / Spring 2013].
Contact: Daniel Solie, x2616
Status: 9/19/2011: Under discussion at Curriculum Review Committee.
Discussed further on 10/17/2011 and on 11/14/2011.
2/17/2012: Approved as F094, per Diane W.
3/1/2012: Received revised SCIA F094 - see below:
3/2/2012: CRC approved as revised below.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

3-Tr: Trial Course: URSA F[388]394 - Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship I, 2-4 credits, repeatable for up to 6 credits maximum; letter graded; to be offered fall and spring; first offering Fall 2012.
Contact: Barbara Taylor, x2487
Status: This course will be resubmitted. [See 70-UNC.]

Courses and Programs

4-UNC: New Course: FISH F1xx - Distinctive Education in Motion: Biodiversity of Nature and Environmental Stewardship (DEM BONES), 2 credits (1+3); course designed for high school students; letter-graded and repeatable twice for max of 4 credits based upon differing content; prerequisites include GPA of 2.5 or higher for junior or senior students who have at least 1 science and 1 math class completed; first offering Spring 2013 [not 2012].  Course is submitted on Format 2 -- treat as Format 1. Was taught as a trial course (see 7-Tr for 2010-11).
Assigned to Andres L.
Contact: Shannon Atkinson, 796-5453
Status: Revised submission received 9/25/2011.
Discussed further on 10/17/2011.  
11/11/2011:
(Approved) Revised Format 1 and syllabus received. See below:
11/14/2011: CRC approved as revised. 
11/23/2011: Assigned FISH F100 course number.
11/29/2011: Provost approved.

5-UNC: New Course: BIOL F3xx - Principles of Epidemiology, 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of STAT F200X or higher or permission of instructor; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered in spring of even years; first offering [Spring 2014 - probably not Spring 2012].
Assigned to Diane W.
Contact: Andrea Bersamin, x6129.
Status: 2/24/2012: Curriculum Review Committee (CRC) approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

6-UNC: New Course: RECR F150Q - Intermediate Tennis, 1 credit (0+3); prerequisite of RECR F140Q or permission of instructor; graded pass/fail and not repeatable; to be offered as demand warrants; first offering Spring 2013 [NOT Spring 2012 which is on proposal].
Assigned to Ed H.
Contact: Mahla Strohmaier, 455-2808
Status: 11/14/2011: Approved at Curriculum Review Committee (CRC).
11/15/2011: Provost approved.

7A-UNC: New Course: CHNS F100A - Chinese Culture and Conversation IA (h), 3 credits (3+0); no prerequisites; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered as demand warrants; first offering Fall 2012 [NOT fall 2011 which is in proposal].
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Mahla Strohmaier, 455-2808
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

7B-UNC: New Course: CHNS F100B - Chinese Culture and Conversation IB (h), 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of CHNS F100A or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered as demand warrants; first offering Spring 2013 [NOT spring 2012 which is in proposal].
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Mahla Strohmaier, 455-2808
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

7-UNC: New Course: CHNS F100C - Chinese Culture and Conversation IIA (h), 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of CHNS F100B or permission of instructor [does F100B course exist?]; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered as demand warrants; first offering Fall 2012 [NOT fall 2011 which is in proposal].
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Mahla Strohmaier, 455-2808
Status: 11/14/2011: Discussed at Curriculum Review Committee (CRC).  100A and100B were received on 11/22/2011 -- posted above as 7A and 7B.
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

8-UNC: New Course: CHNS F100D - Chinese Culture and Conversation IIB (h), 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of CHNS F100C or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered as demand warrants; first offering Spring 2013 [NOT Spring 2012].
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Mahla Strohmaier, 455-2808
Status: 11/14/2011: Discussed at Curriculum Review Committee (CRC).  Where are 100A and100B?
100A and100B were received on 11/22/2011 -- posted above as 7A and 7B.
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

9-UNC: New Course: LING F441 - Topics in Linguistics (h) [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include LING F101, LING F318, LING F320, or permission of instructor; letter-graded; repeatable two times; to be offered in fall; first offering Fall 2012 [NOT Fall 2011 which is in the proposal].
Assigned to Craig G., Ed H.
Contact: Siri Tuttle, x5708
Status: 4/25/2012: CRC has approved upon receipt of changes to syllabus to add student learning outcomes.
5/2/2012: CRC approved.
5/7/2012: Provost approved.  F441 assigned as course number.

10-UNP:  New Minor - Paleontology: 16-20 credits comprised of GEOS F101X, GEOS F112X; and three electrives chosen from GEOS F315W, GEOS F322, GEOS F317O (new course), GEOS F453, GEOS F486 and GEOS F485 (new course).
Assigned to Rainer N., Patricia H.
Contact: Patrick Druckenmiller, x6954
Status: 2/10/2012: CRC approved. Sent to CAC.
3/7/2012: Curricular Affairs Committee discussed.
4/4/2012: CAC approved; to go to the May 7 Faculty Senate.
5/7/2012: Faculty Senate approved at Meeting #183; Chancellor approved.

11-UNP: New Minor - Geospatial Sciences: 19 credits comprised of GEOS F101X, GEOS F112X, GEOS/GEOG F222 (new course), GEOS F225, GEOS F458, and GEOS F422; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Patricia H.
Contact: Anupma Prakash, x1897.
Status: 2/10/2012: CRC approved. Sent to CAC.
3/7/2012: Curricular Affairs Committee discussed.
4/4/2012: CAC approved; to go to the May 7 Faculty Senate.
5/7/2012: Faculty Senate approved at Meeting #183; Chancellor approved.

12-UNP: New Minor - Geophysics: 21 credits comprised of GEOS F101X, GEOS F112X, GEOS F377O (new course), GEOS F318, GEOS F406, and GEOS F431; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Patricia H.
Contact: Erin Pettit, Carl Tape, x5389.
Status: 2/10/2012: CRC approved. Sent to CAC.
3/7/2012: Curricular Affairs Committee discussed.
4/4/2012: CAC approved; to go to the May 7 Faculty Senate.
5/7/2012: Faculty Senate approved at Meeting #183; Chancellor approved.

13-UPCh.: Program Change: B.S. - Geology: Change name of major to "Geoscience"; reduce required credits from 130 to 120; add four options to the major including: Geoscience Option I - Geology, Geoscience Option II - Paleontology, Geoscience Option III - Geospatial Sciences, and Geoscience Option IV - Geophysics; and change requirements of existing Geology minor from 16 credits to 20 credits; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Patricia H.
Contact: Sarah Fowell, x7810.
Status: 2/10/2012: CRC has approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

14-UNC:  New Course: GEOS F222 - Fundamentals of Geospatial Sciences [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (2+3); to be cross-listed as GEOG F222; prerequisites of GEOG F111X or GEOS F101X or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered every fall, first offering Fall 2012; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Anupma Prakash, x1897.
Status: 11/14/2011: Discussed at CRC; the course schedule is missing.
1/31/2012: Syllabus with course schedule received and posted (below).
2/7/2012: Received a revised Format 1 and Syllabus with highlighted changes.
2/10/2012: Provisionally approved at CRC; Diane W. to follow up re lecture hours.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

15-UNC: New Course: GEOS F309 - Tectonics, [SEE REVISION BELOW] 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include [remove GEOS F101] GEOS F112X, and GEOS F214 or GEOS F262, or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered every spring, first offering Spring 2013; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Elisabeth Nadin, x5181.
Status: 11/28/2011: Approved at CRC with correction to prerequisites.
12/2/2011: Provost approved.

16-UNC: New Course: GEOS F290 - The Geology of Wine, [SEE REVISED BELOW] 2 credits (1.5+.95); no prerequisites; graded Pass/Fail and not repeatable; adherence to UAF Alcohol Beverage Policy 05.12.001, students must be 21 to register; to be offered every spring; first offering Spring 2013 [not 2012]; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Michael Whalen, x5302
Status: 11/28/2011: Discussed at CRC.
12/12/2011: Discussion continued. Instructor will submit a revised Format 1.
1/12/2012: Provost approved.

17-UNC: New Course: GEOS F317O - Paleontological Research and Laboratory Methods, 2 credits (1+3); prerequisites include GEOS F101X, GEOS F112X, or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; Oral emphasis for Public (small class); to be offered spring of even-numbered years, first offering Spring 2014; effective Fall 2012. Format 6 submitted for "O" designator.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Patrick Druckenmiller, x6954.
Status: 12/12/2011: Curriculum Review Committee approved. (Core Review to review O request in January 2012; following up on signatures in meantime.)
2/20/2012: Core Review has approved "O" request.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

18-UNC: New Course: GEOS F377O - Ice in the Climate System, 3 credits (2+3); prerequisites include PHYS F103C and MATH F200X or permission of instructor; new foundation course for Geology degree; letter-graded and not repeatable, Oral emphasis for Public (medium or large class); to be offered spring of even-numbered years, first offering Spring 2014, effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Erin Pettit, x5389.
Status: 1/27/2012: Approved at CRC pending clarification frequency of offering (should be spring of EVEN years, not odd years).  Format 6 for "O" designator request still under review at Core Review Committee.  2/10/2012: CRC confirmed approval.  2/16/2012: Core Review approved.
3/1/2012: Provost approved.

19-UCCh.: Course Change: GEOS F418 - Basic Geophysics, 3 credits (3+0); change title to Solid Earth Geophysics; change course number from F418 to F318; to be used as a prerequisite course for GEOS F431 (new course); change frequency of offering from every fall to alternate fall; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Douglas Christensen, x7426.
Status: 1/27/2012: CRC conditionally approved. Rainer to follow up.
2/10/2012: CRC confirmed approval.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

20-UNC: New Course: GEOS F436 / F636 - Beyond the Mouse: Computer Programming and Automation for Geoscientists [SEE REVISED SYLLABUS], 2 credits (1+3); prerequisites include for F436 - senior standing or permission of instructor; for F636 - graduate standing; graded Pass / Fail and not repeatable; to be offered every fall, first offering Fall 2012; effective Fall 2012. STACKED (see 8-GNC).
Assigned to Rainer N., Julie M.
Contact: Jeff Freymueller, x7286.
Status: 11/14/2011: Discussed at CRC; revisions to be requested.
11/22/2011: GAAC approved graduate level of the course.
2/2/2012: Revised syllabus received (below):
3/2/2012: CRC approved with some minor revisions to syllabus / prerequisites.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

21-UNC: New Course: GEOS F431 / F631) - Foundations of Geophysics, 4 credits (3+3); prerequisites include GEOS F418, MATH F302, and MATH F314 or permission of instructor; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered every fall; first offering Fall 2012; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Julie M.
Contact: Erin Pettit, Jeff Freymueller, x5389.
Status: 11/14/2011: CRC provisionally approved with suggested change (Julie M. to follow up).
11/22/2011: GAAC has approved the graduate level course.
1/27/2012: CRC discussed further; there were some course policy issues to be cleared up.  Diane W. to follow up (also with Julie M.).
2/9/2012: Revised syllabus received (below):
3/19/2012: Provost approved.

22-UNC: New Course: GEOS F485 - Mass Extinctions, Neocatastrophism and the History of Life, 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include GEOS F315W and GEOS F322, or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered spring of odd-numbered years; first offering Spring 2013; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Sarah Fowell, x7810
Status: 2/10/2012: Approved at CRC with a clarification to the Format 1 form to show prerequisites with "and" between them: GEOS F315W AND GEOS F322.
3/12/2012: Provost approved.

23-UNC: New Course: GEOS F446 - Petroleum Geology [See REVISED Format 1 and syllabi below], 3 credits (3+0); to be stacked as GEOS F646 (which is to be cross-listed as PETE F646); prerequisite for PETE / GEOS F646 is graduate standing or permission of instructor; prerequisites for GEOS F446 include GEOS F314 and GEOS F322 or equivalent; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered fall of even-numbered years, first offering Fall 2012; effective Fall 2012.  STACKED.
[Re-posted with all signatures 10/30/2011. Reference 9-GNC at GAAC.]
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Contact: Catherine Hanks, x5562.
Status: 4/5/2012: Revised Format 1 received.
4/25/2012:  CRC has approved upon receipt of some minor corrections to Format and syllabus. 4/27/2012: Revisions received.
5/1/2012: CRC approved.
5/4/2012: Provost approved.

24-UCDr.: Drop Course: GEOS F434 / F634 - Remote Sensing of Cryosphere, 4 credits (3+3); was offered as an elective and its deletion will not hamper remote sensing degree emphasis; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Andres L.
Status: 11/14/2011: CRC approved the drop.
11/22/2011: GAAC approved drop.
11/29/2011: Provost approved.

25-UPCh.:  Program Change: B.S. - Wildlife Biology and Conservation: reduce the number of credits required from 130 to 120 by removing courses and accepting a more diverse suite of courses to fulfill requirements, and reducing number of required electives; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Diane W., Craig W.
Contact: Mark Lindberg, x6598.
Status: 10/31/2011: CRC approved pending a check of credits and core requirements by Diane  W.
11/14/2011: CRC approved with check of credits (below).
11/15/2011: Provost approved.

26-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A. and B.S. - Biological Sciences: reduce the number of credits required from 130 to 120 to complete the degrees by reducing the number of elective credits that were required; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Diane W., Craig W.
Contact: Christa Mulder, x6294.
Status: 11/14/2011: CRC approved with check of credits (see #25 above).
11/15/2011: Provost approved.

27-UCCh.: Course Change: WLF F222 - Principles and Techniques of Wildlife Management, 3 credits (2+3); change course number (and level) to F322; add writing-intensive designator (Format 7 submitted); add ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X to prerequisites; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Diane W., Craig W.
Contact: Perry Barboza, x 7142.
Status: 10/31/2011: CRC has approved this course.  Still at Core Review for "W" request.
1/9/2012: Revised syllabus sent to Core Review Committee for "W" request.
3/1/2012: Provost approved.

28-UCDr.: Drop Course: BIOL F450W, O - Women and Science, 3 credits (3+0); course has not been taught in more than five years; effective Fall 2012.
Status: 10/31/2011: CRC approved course drop.  Core Review Committee also approved drop.
11/3/2011: Provost approved.

29-UNC: New Course: BIOL F488 / F688 - Arctic Vegetation Ecology: Geobotany, [See REVISED below INCLUDING TITLE change and CREDITS change] 3 credits (3+1); part one of a proposed two-part series; prerequisites include BIOL F115X and BIOL F116X or equivalent, BIOL F239 or BIOL F271, or permission of instructor; lecture course includes 7 hours lab time and a 1-day field trip; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered spring semesters, first offering Spring 2013; effective Fall 2012. STACKED.
Assigned to Diane W., Craig W.
Contact: Donald Walker, x2460.
Status: 10/31/2011: CRC discussed.
11/14/2011: CRC approved as revised (below). GAAC still has to review 600-level.
2/21/2012: Revised Format 1 and Syllabus received; title changed (see below) and Field course (#14-GNC / #30-UNC) has been withdrawn. (These revisions received at GAAC's request.)
3/2/2012: CRC requested further revisions; see below:
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

30-UNC: New Course: BIOL F4xx / F6xx - Arctic Plants and Vegetation Ecology: Field[WITHDRAWN], 2 credits (2*); part two of a proposed two-part series; prerequisites include BIOL F115X and BIOL F116X or equivalent, BIOL F239 or BIOL F271, or permission of instructor; 14 days with 10 days of field work, 2 days of preparation and 2 days of preparation and presentation of student oral summaries of field projects; first offering Spring 2014; effective Fall 2012.  STACKED.
Assigned to Diane W., Craig W.
Contact: Donald Walker, x2460.
Status: 10/31/2011: CRC discussed.  Credit distribution: (2+.5+.5).
2/21/2012: Field course has been withdrawn.

31-UCCh.: Course Change: BIOL F489 - Vegetation Description and Analysis[SEE REVISED BELOW], 2 credits (1+3); change credit distribution to (2+3) and increase to 3 credits; to be numbered as F489, and to be stacked as a graduate level course (F689); change prerequisites from BIOL F474 or other general ecology course instead to: BIOL F239 or BIOL FF233 or BIOL F271; or BIOL F331 or permission of instructor; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Diane W., Craig W.
Contact: Donald Walker, x2460
Status: 2/17/2012: CRC discussed.
2/21/2012: Revised Format 2 and Syllabus received. (Revisions received at request of GAAC.)
2/24/2012:  Both CRC and GAAC have approved.
3/1/2012: Provost approved.
Undergraduate level has been number F489 (not F475). Graduate level has been numbered F689.

32-UNC: New Course: BIOL F457 W / F657 - Environmental Microbiology, 3 credits (3+0); to be stacked as BIOL F6xx ; prerequisites include BIOL F115X, F116X, BIOL F342 and CHEM F105X, F106X or equivalent, or permission of instructor; to be offered every fall, first offering Fall 2012; effective Fall 2012.  [REFERENCE 16-CORE for "W" designator.]
Assigned to Diane W., Craig W.
Contact: Mary Beth Leigh, x6656.
Status: 11/15/2011: CHEM and ENVE cross-listing removed.
3/2/2012: CRC discussed and approved.  Still under review at Core Review (reference #16-Core).
4/19/2012: A revised 400-level syllabus was received that addresses Core Review Committee's request for revision to address "W" requirements.
5/7/2012: Provost approved.

33-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A., B.S. and Minors - Chemistry [SEE REVISED BELOW]: Reduce number of required credits for the degrees from 130 to 120 credits; move the Forensic Chemistry concentration out of the B.S. into the B.A. degree instead because it is not an ACS-approved Chemistry degree; update requirements for both the B.A. and B.S. degrees and the concentrations; update requirements for the Minor in Chemistry and in Biochemistry; revise and update catalog language; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Julie M., Craig G.
Contact: Bill Simpson, x7235.
Status: 2/9/2012: Revisions received.
2/17/2012: Provisionally approved by CRC with some minor word-smithing to be submitted.
2/24/2012: Provisionally approved by CRC. Diane W. will follow up on a revision.
3/2/2012: Final revisions received.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

34-UPCh.: Program Change: A.A.S. and Certificate in Construction Trades Technology: Reduce credits for the Certificate from 36.5 - 38.5 to just 36.5; reduce credits for the A.A.S. from 73-75 credits to 70-73 credits; add new concentrations to the A.A.S. degree: "Residential Construction" and "Residential Construction Project Management"; effective Fall 2012. 
Assigned to Julie M., Craig W.
Contact: Bryan Uher, x2613.
Status: 2/24/2012: Curriculum Review Committee (CRC) reviewed.  Julie M. following up to get clarification on criteria for accepting electives.  2/29/2012: Clarification of electives added to Format 5 linked above.
3/2/2012: Provisionally approved with follow up by Julie M.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

35-UNC: New Course: CTT F250 - Current Topics in Construction Trades [SEE REVISED FORMAT 1 BELOW], 1-3 variable credits taught in compressed time formats; letter-graded; repeatable up to 4 times with a maximum of 12 credits earned; prerequisite of CTT F100 or permission of instructor; to be offered as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Julie M., Craig W.
Contact: Bryan Uher, x2613.
Status: 12/12/2011: Discussion regarding the variable distribution of lecture and lab hours; Pete will ask for some additional information for next week.
12/13/2011: Email re clarification on credit distribution (PDF)
4/10/2012: Revisions received.
4/11/2012: CRC approved as revised.
4/16/2012: Provost approved.

36-UNC: New Course: TM F140 - Introduction to Geospatial Data, 1 credit taught in a three-day compressed format; prerequisite of 'basic computer literacy equivalent to CIOS F100 or permission of instructor'; letter-graded and not repeatable; effective Fall 2012. [Not Spring 2012 as stated on form.]
Assigned to Patricia H., Julie M.
Contact: Steve Becker, x5096
Status: 4/11/2012: Discussed and approved at Curriculum Review Committee.
4/16/2012: Provost approved.

37-UNC: New Course: TM F141 - Practical GIS for Rural Alaska, 2 credits taught in a compressed time format of six days (with 5 days on-site intensive lecture format and 1 audio conference on 6th day); prerequisite of TM F140 or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012. [Not Spring 2012 as stated on form.]
Assigned to Patricia H., Julie M.
Contact: Steve Becker, x5096
Status: 4/11/2012: CRC discussed and Patricia H. to follow up.
Discussed further on 4/25/2012; Patricia H. to follow up.

38-UNC: New Course: TM F142 - Practical GIS Project Design, 2 credits taught in a compressed time format of six days (with 5 days on-site intensive lecture format and 1 audio conference on 6th day); prerequisite of TM F141 or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012. [Not Spring 2012 as stated on form.]
Assigned to Patricia H., Julie M.
Contact: Steve Becker, x5096
Status: 4/11/2012: CRC discussed and Patricia H. to follow up.  (4/11: Scanned submission and re-posted.)
Discussed further on 4/25/2012; Patricia H. to follow up.

39-UPCh.: Program Change: Art K-12 Licensure Program: addition of course options (EDSC F205, EDSE F622, EDSE F482) to fulfill program requirements; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Karen Eiler, Larry Meath, x6180.
Status: 11/28/2011: Approved at CRC.
11/29/2011: Provost approved.

40-UPCh.: Program Change: Secondary Post-Baccalaureate Licensure Program: Add course options of EDSE F422/F622 and EDSE F482 to program requirements; add additional admission requirements to World Language applicants; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Karen Eiler, Larry Meath, x6180.
Status: 11/28/2011: Approved at CRC.
11/29/2011: Provost approved.

41-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A. - Elementary Education: Clarify program degree requirements that all required courses for the BA must be completed with a grade C (2.0) or better, including core, major requirements, education and other content courses required for the degree; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6457.
Status: 10/31/2011: Curriculum Review Committee suggested some wording clarifications to make grading policy statements clearer.
12/12/2011: Roy R. noted the grading policy statement is worded as the department wants it to be.  Curriculum Review Committee approved.
12/14/2011: Provost approved.

42-UPCh.: Program Change: Education Minor - Secondary: add course option of EDSE F422; clarify catalog description; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Karen Eiler, Larry Meath, x6180.
Status: 11/28/2011: Approved at CRC.
11/29/2011: Provost approved.

43-UNC: New Course: ED F4xx - Fundamentals of Media Design, SEE REVISIONS BELOW,  3 credits (3+0); distance delivered, web-based course with 3 synchronous class sessions during semester; prerequisite of admission to the M.Ed. Program or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered fall as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012. [Requested 431 as course number.]
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Don Peterson (x5761), Roy Roehl (x5453).
Status: 11/14/2011: Discussed at CRC.  Roy agreed to some further additions to the syllabus; will develop for the next meeting.
11/28/2011: Curriculum Review Committee approved with the revisions provided. The syllabus has been corrected as of 11/28/2011 following the CRC meeting.
11/29/2011: Provost approved.

44-UNC: New Course: ED F4xx - Web 2.0 Fundamentals: Participate, Produce, Publish, SEE REVISIONS BELOW, 3 credits (3+0); distance delivered, web-based course with 3 synchronous class sessions during semester; prerequisite of admission to the M.Ed. Program or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered fall as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012. [Requested 432 as course number.]
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Skip Via (x5761); Roy Roehl (x5453).
Status: 10/31/2011: CRC discussed.  Rainer asked for a summary to equate distance delivery to 3 credits of lecture to use as a guideline.  Roy provided the Distance Course Coding Manual to help with the discussion.
11/28/2011: Curriculum Review Committee is willing to approve with some additional revisions - to be provided.
11/29/2011: Revised syllabus received; course approved by CRC.
11/29/2011: Provost approved.

45-UPCh.: Program Change: B.S. - Geography [SEE REVISION BELOW]: addition of a new concentration in Environmental Decision Making; update the concentration of Geographic Information Sciences and Technology and change its name to Geospatial Sciences; update course offerings of the existing concentrations; add new Minor - Geographic Information Systems (Format 3B submitted); effective Fall 2012.
Assigend to Patricia H., Craig G.
Contact: Cary de Wit, x7494; Patricia Heiser, x7068.
Status: 2/17/2012: CRC discussed at length. Patricia will make revisions.
2/24/2012: Provisionally approved with submission of revised Format 5.
3/1/2012: Revised Format 5 received. See below:
3/2/2012: CRC approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

46-UNP:  New Minor: Geographic Information Systems (GIS): 17 credits comprised of GEOG F111X, GEOG/GEOS F222 (new course - approved); GEOG F309; GEOG F338, and one course from among GEOG F435, GEOG F430, NRM F369, or GEOG F300; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Patricia H., Craig G.
Contact: Cary de Wit, x7494; Patricia Heiser, x7068.
Status: 2/17/2012: CRC discussed in conjunction with the BS - Geography program change.
2/24/2012: CRC approved.
3/7/2012: Curricular Affairs Committee discussed.
4/4/2012: CAC approved; to go to the May 7 Faculty Senate.
5/7/2012: Faculty Senate approved at Meeting #183; Chancellor approved.

47-UNC: New Course: GEOG F202 - Natural Disasters, 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of ENGL F111X; course designed for the new Environmental Decision Making concentration; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered spring of odd-numbered years; first offering Spring 2013; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Craig G.
Contact: Patricia Heiser, x7068.
Status: 3/22/2012: Brief discussion.
4/25/2012: CRC has approved.
5/4/2012: Provost approved.

48-UNC: New Course: GEOG F4xx - Comparative Farming and Sustainable Food Systems, [SEE REVISED BELOW] 3 credits (3+0); cross-list as NRM F4xx and CCS F4xx; prerequisites include junior standing and ENGL F211X or 213X, or permission of instructor; letter graded and not repeatable; frequency not specified; first offering Fall 2012; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Patricia H., Roy R.
Contact: Cary de Wit (x7494), Craig Gerlach.
Status: 12/12/2011: CRC approved pending some revisions to be sent in for posting. Also, signatures received approving the cross-listing as CCS (12/19/2011).  New number to be determined.
1/9/2012: CRC has approved; Craig to send revision.
1/12/2012: Revised Format 1 and Syllabus posted.
1/12/2012: Provost approved.

49-UCDr.: Course Drop: PHYS F116X - Physical Science II, 4 credits (3+3); course has not been offered in several years, and is not needed by Process Technology or any other program; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Diane W.
Contact: Ataur Chowdhury, x7339.
Status: 12/19/2011: CRC approved the drop.
1/5/2012: Provost approved.

50-UCCh.: Course Change: EE F408/F608 - Power Electronics, 3 credits (3+0); change title to Power Electronics Design; change number of credits to 4 and distribution to (3+3); add "W" and "O" -intensive designators (Formats 6 and 7 to go to Core Review); change prerequisites by dropping EE F303 and EE F333; add as prerequisites: COMM F131X or COMM F141X; EE F303; EE F334; EE F354; ENGL F111X; ENGL F211X or ENGLS F213X or permission of instructor; and senior standing; letter-graded and not repeatable; offered spring; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin, Craig G.
Contact: Richard Wies, x7071.
Status: To be reviewed at CRC.
2/22/2012:  Revised syllabus and a lab syllabus received (see below).
2/24/2012: CRC approved; GAAC approved.  Core Review has approved "O"; but discussing "W" designators.
3/1/2012: Provost approved.

51-UPCh.: Program Change: A.A.S. - Culinary Arts and Hospitality: Include CAH F255 as satisfying 3 credits in Human Relations; update the program major requirements and reduce total credits required from 69 to 60; align program courses with national accreditation standards for the American Culinary Federation Education Founcation Accrediting Commission (ACFEFAC); effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Roy R.
Contact: Michael Roddey, 455-2903.
Status: 11/14/2011: Curriculum Review Committee approved for forwarding to the Provost.
11/15/2011: Provost approved.

52-UPCh.: Program Change: Certificate - Culinary Arts: reduces overall credits required from 37 to 30 credits by using CAH F255 and CAH F256 to fulfill discipline-based computation and human relations requirements; effective Fall 2012. [Re-posted with all signatures, 10/30/2011]
Assigned to Ed H., Roy R.
Contact: Michael Roddey, 455-2903.
Status: 11/14/2011: Curriculum Review Committee approved for forwarding to the Provost.
11/15/2011: Provost approved.

53-UNP: New Program: Certificate - Baking and Pastry Arts: A minimum of 30 credits required comprised of 6-9 credits of general certificate requirements, 15 credits of required CAH courses, and 6-9 CAH elective credits; effective Fall 2012 pending all approvals including BOR and NWCCU.
Assigned to Ed H., Roy R.
Contact: Michael Roddey, 455-2903.
Status:
11/14/2011: Resource Commitment Form received and added to paperwork.
11/14/2011: Curriculum Review Committee approved for forwarding to Curricular Affairs Committee. 11/23/2011: Curricular Affairs approved.
11/28/2011: FS Administrative Committee approved. Revised Resource Commitment Form added.
12/5/2011: Faculty Senate approved; Provost / Chancellor approved.
BOR approved in February 2012; NWCCU Letter of Approval received 3/22/2012.

54-UCDr.: Course Drop: MATH F402 - Intermediate Real Analysis, 3 credits (3+0); course has not been offered in several years; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin.
Contact: Leah Berman, x7123.
Status: 1/9/2012: CRC approved drop.
1/12/2012: Provost approved.

55-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A. - Child Development and Family Studies (CDFS) [REVISED 2-10-2012]: Change total number of credits required from 127-129 to new total of 120 credits; addition of new concentration "Infants and Toddlers"; addition of upper division courses to strengthen each of the four concentrations; better articulation with the AAS degree in Early Childhood Education; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Required Minor with the bachelors of arts degree needs to be addressed in the catalog program description.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/10/2012: ECE Minor needs to be addressed for the BA. 2/14/2012: Received Format 5 for the Minor in ECE -- see #55.A-UPCh. below:
2/17/2012: CRC approved all with receipt of 55.A-UPCh.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

55.A-UPCh.: Program Change: Minor - Early Childhood Education: Remove the restriction that students majoring in the BA in CDFS may not use courses in the major to meet the requirements of the minor.
Status:  With approval of this program change, approval of #55-UPCh. can be finalized.
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

56-UNC: New Course: ECE F304 W - Attachment and Social Development[REVISION BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; recommended are ECE F104 or ECE F220 or ECE F245 or ED/PSY F245 or other early development course; (s) designator; distance delivery mentioned though mode not specified; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered "fall or as demand warrants"; effective Fall 2012. (Format 7 to Core Review for "W")
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/3/2012:  CRC provisionally approved. (Still has recommended courses listed.)
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

57-UNC: New Course: ECE F305 - Social Emotional Development: Reflection and Practice [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered "spring or as demand warrants"; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/2/2012: Revised Format 1 and Syllabus received (removes courses that were recommended) and revises catalog description.
2/3/2012: CRC has approved.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

58-UNC: New Course: ECE F306 W - Building Bridges to Support Family Mental Health [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered "spring or as demand warrants"; effective Fall 2012. (Format 7 to Core Review for "W")
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
1/6/2012: Revised Format 1 and Syllabus received.
2/3/2012: CRC has approved as revised (below). Core Review has approved the W.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

59-UNC: New Course: ECE F410 - Supporting Family Relationships through Mentoring [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites of ECE F242, ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered fall or as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
1/22/2012: Revised Format 1 and syllabus received; prerequisites updated.  Note: ECE F405 is shown on the syllabus as a prerequisite -- but it's not on the Format 1 form.
2/2/2012: Revised Format 1 and Syllabus received.
2/3/2012: CRC has approved (and ECE F242 is added as a prerequisite).
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

60-UNC: New Course: ECE F471 - Clinical Practice: Organizational Action Research, 3 credits (1+0+14); prerequisites include ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X, and completion of all CDFS core major and Administration or Family Support concentration coursework; distance delivery mentioned though mode not specified; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered in spring of odd-numbered years or as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/10/2012: CRC discussed.  Roy R. to follow up.
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

61-UNC: New Course: ECE F472 - Clinical Practice: Classroom Research, 3 credits (1+0+14); prerequisites include ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X, and completion of all CDFS core major and concentration coursework, excluding ECE F473; distance delivery mentioned though mode not specified; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered in spring or as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/10/2012: CRC discussed.  Roy R. to follow up.
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

62-UNC: New Course: ECE F473 - Clinical Practice: Classroom Management, 3 credits (1+0+14); prerequisites include ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X, and completion of all CDFS core major and concentration coursework, excluding ECE F472, may be taken concurrently with ECE F480; distance delivery mentioned though mode not specified; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered in spring or as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/10/2012: CRC discussed.  Roy R. to follow up.
2/17/2012: CRC approved.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

63-UNC: New Course: ECE F480 - Child Development and Family Studies Portfolio, 1 credit (.5 +0+1.5); prerequisites include all CDFS major and concentration coursework, may be taken concurrently with ECE F471 or ECE F472 or ECE F473; graded Pass/Fail; distance delivery mentioned though mode not specified; to be offered fall and spring as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Ed H., Craig G.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, 455-2038.
Status: 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/3/2012: CRC discussed.  Roy R. to follow up.
2/17/2012: CRC approved with receipt of revised syllabus below.
2/20/2012: Provost approved.

64-UCCh.: Course Change: PSY F345 - Abnormal Psychology (s), 3 credits (3+0); add "or permission of instructor" to prerequisite of PSY F101; recommending PSY F275; form mentions addition of CDE offering in an asynchronous web-based format; change frequency of offering to spring of even-numbered years; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin; Andres L.
Contact: Janet Schichnes, x6163.
Status: 12/19/2011: Curriculum Review Committee discussed and will follow up with instructor.
1/30/2012: Received revisions below:
2/3/2012: CRC approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

65-UCCh.: Course Change: PSY F470 - Sensation and Perception, 3 credits (3+0); addition of (s) designator; W and O designators (Formats 6 and 7 to Core Review); prerequisites changed to include ENGL F111X; ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; COMM F131X or COMM F141X; nine hours of PSY courses which must include PSY F101 and PSY F275, or permission of instructor; change frequency of offered to "as demand warrants"; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin; Andres L.
Contact: Janet Schichnes, x6163.
Status: 2/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; Chuen-Sen following up with instructor.
2/24/2012: Andres L. to follow up.
3/4/2012: Revised syllabus received and posted.
3/8/2012: Provost approved.

66-UNC: New Course: PSY F301 W, O - Psychology in Action, 3 credits (3+0); (s) designator; W and O designators (Formats 6 and 7 to Core Review); prerequisites include PSY F101, ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X, COMM F131X or COMM F141X, a social science research methods course, and 9 credits of psychology; course is repeatable for up to 6 credits based on content variability; letter-graded; to be offered fall and spring; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin; Andres L.
Contact: Janet Schichnes, x6163.
Status: To be reviewd at Curriculum Review Committee.
2/27/2012: Received revision to page 2 of Format 1 form (re prerequisites and addition of ENGL F111X at request of Core Review Committee).
3/2/2012: Proposed to offer as a Trial Course instead.  (No core designators in the case of a trial course.)
3/5/2012: Provost approved as a Trial Course.

67-UCCh.: Course Change: PSY F335 - Physiological Psychology, 3 credits (3+0); change title to "Brain and Behavior"; add O/2 designator (Format 6 to Core Review); change prerequisities to include COMM F131X or COMM F141X; keep PSY F101 and add "plus previous or concurrent enrollment in PSY F275, or permission of instructor; with change to BIOL F112X or BIOL F116X recommended (removing BIOL F115X and BIOL F111X from recommended); change frequency of offering to alternate fall of odd-numbered years; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin; Andres L.
Contact: Janet Schichnes, x6163.
Status: 2/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed. Chuen-Sen is following up with instructor.
2/24/2012: Andres L. to follow up.
3/4/2012: Revised syllabus received and posted.
3/8/2012: Provost approved.

68-UCCh.: Course Change: PSY F469 / F669 - Health Psychology, 3 credits (3+0); change prerequisites by removing requirement of junior standing; add to prerequisites: COMM F131X or COMM F141X, and 9 credits of Psychology courses with a "C" grade or better; change frequency of offering to fall of even-numbered years; effective Fall 2012. 
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin; Andres L.
ON HOLD re issue of asynchronous distance delivery and simultaneous request for O/2 core designator.
12/12/2011: WITHDRAWN.

69-UNC: New Course: URSA F192 - Introduction to UAF Research and Creative Scholarship [SEE REVISION 5-17-2012], 1 credit (1+0); graded Pass/Fail; repeatable for a total of 2 credits; to be offered fall and spring semesters; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen L., Diane W.
Contact: Barbara Taylor, x2487.
Status: 1/9/2012: CRC discussed. Chuen-Sen to follow up with instructor.
2/9/2012: Revised syllabus received.
4/11/2012: CRC discussed and will ask for a grading rubric.  Will be approved upon receipt of such.
5/8/2012: Meeting arranged with CRC members and instructor.
5/17/2012: CRC approved.
5/18/2012: Provost approved.

70-UNC: New Course: URSA F388 - Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship I [SEE REVISION 5-17-2012], 2-4 credits (0-.5+4-10); variable credit earned based on research project size; repeatable two times for a maximum of 6 credits; letter-graded; to be offered fall and spring semesters; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen L., Diane W.
Contact: Barbara Taylor, x2487.
Status: Status: 1/9/2012: CRC discussed. Chuen-Sen to follow up with instructor.
2/9/2012: Revised Format 1 and syllabus received.
4/11/2012: CRC discussed and agreed to follow up on several issues with instructor/department.
5/8/2012: Meeting arranged with CRC members and instructor.
5/17/2012: CRC approved.
5/18/2012: Provost approved.

71-UNC: New Course: URSA F488 - Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship II [SEE REVISION 5-17-2012], 2-4 credits (0-.5+4-10); variable credit earned based on research project size; repeatable two times for a maximum of 6 credits; letter-graded; to be offered fall and spring semesters; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen L., Diane W.
Contact: Barbara Taylor, x2487.
Status: Status: 1/9/2012: CRC discussed.
2/9/2012: Revised Format 1 and syllabus received.
4/11/2012: CRC discussed and agreed to follow up on several issues with instructor/department.
5/8/2012: Meeting arranged with CRC members and instructor.
5/17/2012: CRC approved.
5/18/2012: Provost approved.

72-UNC: New Course: URSA F492 - Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship Seminar [SEE REVISION 5-17-2012], 1 credit (1+0); repeatable for a maximum of two credits; graded Pass/Fail; to be offered fall and spring semesters; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen L., Diane W.
Contact: Barbara Taylor, x2487.
Status: Status: 1/9/2012: CRC discussed.
2/9/2012: Revised syllabus received.
5/8/2012: Meeting arranged with CRC members and instructor.
5/17/2012: CRC approved.
5/18/2012: Provost approved.

73-UPCh.: Program Change: A.A.S. - Renewable Resources: Change program name to Environmental Studies; articulate with the existing certificate(s) and proposed occupational endorsement as well as B.S. Geography's environmental studies option; utilize existing ENVI courses; update program description and course requirements; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Patricia H., Chuen-Sen L.
Contact: Todd Radenbaugh, 907-842-5109.
Status: 2/24/2012: CRC discussed.  3/2/2012: CRC discussion continued.
5/8/2012: Update: still undergoing review.  Will carry over to Fall 2012 review cycle.

74-UNC: New Course: MRAP F288 - Museum Research Apprentice I[SEE REVISED BELOW], 1-2 credits (0-1+3-6); prerequisite of instructor's permission; graded Pass/Fail and repeatable 4 times for a maximum of 8 credits; to be offered both fall and spring; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Kevin Winker, x7027.
Assigned to: Roy R., Diane W.
Status: 12/19/2011: CRC discussed at length and will follow up with instructor.
1/17/2012: Pre-meeting: Revisions received and posted.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Discussed need for rubrics for final report and lab work; and repeatability.
1/27/2012: CRC approved with revisions of 1/24/2012 (below).
2/1/2012: Provost approved.

75-UNC: New Course: MRAP F488 - Museum Research Apprentice II [SEE REVISED BELOW], 1-2 credits (0-1+3-6); prerequisite of instructor's permission; graded Pass/Fail and repeatable 4 times for a maximum of 8 credits; to be offered both fall and spring; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Kevin Winker, x7027.
Assigned to Roy R., Diane W.
Status: 12/19/2011: CRC discussed with #74-UNC.
1/17/2012: Pre-meeting: Revisions received and posted.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Discussed need for rubrics for final report and lab work; and repeatability.
1/27/2012: CRC approved with revisions of 1/24/2012 (below).
2/1/2012: Provost approved.

76-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F301 - Parents as Partners in Education, 3 credits (1.5+3); change credit distribution to (3+0); remove prerequisites of ECE F245 or permission of instructor; add prerequisite of ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; change frequency of offering to spring - as demand warrants; mention of possible CDE delivery; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Status: 12/12/2011: CRC approved.
12/14/2011: Provost approved.

77-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F310 - Constructivist Curriculum, 3 credits (2.5+1); change credit distribution to (3+0); remove recommended courses ECE F130 and ECE F210; add prerequisite of ENGL F211X or ENGLS F213X; change frequency of offering from fall of even years to "fall"; mention of possible CDE delivery; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Status: Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/3/2012: CRC has approved with revised syllabus (below).
2/8/2012: Provost approved.

78-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F320 - Environments and Curriclum for Infants and Toddlers [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); change credit distribution to (2.5+0+1.5); change frequency of offering to Fall as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Status: Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/3/2012: CRC has approved with revised syllabus (below).
2/8/2012: Provost approved.

79-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F341 - Personnel Management of Early Childhood Programs[SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (1.5+3); add a Writing intensive designator (Format 7 submitted); change credit distribution to (3+0); remove ECE F245 or permission of instructor as prerequisites; add ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X as a prerequisite; change frequency from spring of odd-numbered years to spring as demand warrants; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Status: 12/19/2011: Curriculum Review Committee discussed and noted corrections that are needed. Provisionally approved with required corrections.
1/6/2012: Revised Format 2 and syllabus received.
1/9/2012: CRC reiterated approval of this course.
1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/3/2012: CRC has approved with revised syllabus (below).  Core Review approved "W" request.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

80-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F360 - Assessment in Early Childhood [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (2.5+1); change credit distribution to (3+0); add prerequisite of ENGL F211X or ENGL213X; remove recommended course; change frequency of offering from spring even-numbered years to spring; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Status: Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
2/3/2012: CRC has approved with revised Format 2 and syllabus (below).
2/8/2012: Provost approved.

81-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F420 W - Developing Literacy in the Early Years[SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); change credit distribution to (2.5+0+1.5); prerequisites include ECE F240, ECE F310, ENGL F111X, ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Craig W., Ed H.
Status: 1/9/2012: Curriculum Review Committee noted issue with recommended courses.
Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
1/27/2012: CRC approved as per the revisions (below) of 1/22/2012.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

82-UCCh: Course Change: ECE F421 - From Babbling to Talking to Early Literacy[SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); change credit distribution to (2.5+0+1.5); revise prerequisites to include ECE F220, ENGLS F111X, ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; and remove "upper division standing" requirement; change frequency from as demand warrants instead to "Spring as demand warrants"; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Craig W., Ed H.
Status: 1/9/2012: Curriculum Review Committee noted issue with recommended courses.
Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
1/27/2012: CRC approved as per the revisions (below) of 1/22/2012.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

83-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F430 - Fine Arts in the Early Years[SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (3+0); change credit distribution to (2.5+0+1.5); prerequisites include ECE F240, ECE F310, ENGL F111X, ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; change frequency from spring of odd-numbered years to "Spring"; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Craig W., Ed H.
Status: 1/9/2012: Curriculum Review Committee noted issue with recommended courses.
Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
1/27/2012: CRC approved as per the revisions (below) of 1/22/2012.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

84-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F442 - Family Resource Management [SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (1.5+3); change credit distribution to (3+0); change prerequisites to ECE F242, ENGL F111X, and ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; change frequecy of offering to Fall as demand warrants; possible distance delivery through CDE mentioned; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Craig W., Ed H.
Status: 1/9/2012: Curriculum Review Committee noted issue with recommended courses.
Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
1/27/2012: CRC approved as per the revisions to prerequisites (below) of 1/22/2012.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

85-UCCh.: Course Change: ECE F445 W - Adolescence through the Lifespan[SEE REVISED BELOW], 3 credits (2.5+1); change credit distribution to (2.5+0+1.5); change prerequisites to show one of the following courses is required: ECE F107, ED F245, or PSY F245; and add ENGL F111X, and ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; drop "permission of instructor, junior standing" from prerequisites; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Veronica Plumb, x5929.
Assigned to Craig W., Ed H.
Status: 1/9/2012: Curriculum Review Committee noted issue with recommended courses.
Pre-meeting on 1/17/2012: Revised format 2 and syllabus received.
Post-meeting on 1/17/2012: Curriculum Review Committee discussed; issue of no prerequisites for upper division courses.  Ed H. to follow up with V.P.
1/27/2012: CRC approved as per the revisions (below) of 1/22/2012.
2/14/2012: Provost approved.

86-UPCh.: Program Change: A.A.S. - Paralegal: [SEE REVISION BELOW] Addition of JUST F110 course as an option to PS F101 course; update with program requirements with course number and title change to PLS F103 (to be PLS F201 - Practical Paralegal Skills); AND SHOW NAME CHANGE TO PLS F102 - Introduction to Paralegal Studies; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Ed Husted
Assigned to Rainer N., Ed H.
Status: 12/12/2011: Curriculum Review Committee approved. Revised copy of Format 5 received:
12/15/2011: Provost approved.

87-UCCh.: Course Change: GE F375 - Principles of Engineering Geology and Terrain Analysis, 3 credits (3+0); change of credit distribution to (2+3) and add lab component to the course; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Margaret Darrow, x7303.
Assigned to: Chuen-Sen L.
Status: 2/24/2012: Curriculum Review Committee approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

88-UPCh.: Program Change: A.A.S. - Emergency Services: Remove "Emergency Medical Services" as a concentration from this degree program since it is replaced by the A.A.S. in Paramedicine which BOR approved.
Contact: Chuck Kuhns, 455-2895
Assigned to Ed H.,
Status: 12/12/2011: Curriculum Review Committee approved.
12/16/2011: Provost approved.

89-UNC: New Course: BA F470 - Leadership Theory and Development [SEE REVISIONS BELOW] 3 credits (3+0); to be cross-listed as LEAD F470; prerequisites include ENGL F111X and ENGL F211X, COMM F131X or COMM F141X; and BA F390 or by permission of instructor; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered alternate spring; first offering Spring 2013; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Nicole Cundiff, x5401.
Assigned to: Craig W., Ed H.
Status: 1/9/2012: Discussed at Curriculum Review Committee.  Craig W. to follow up with instructor.
3/8/2012: Received revised paperwork adding 300-level prerequisite and detail on how participation will be evaluated.
4/25/2012: Craig W. provided feedback; Ed H. to review.
5/8/2012: CRC discussed further and Diane W. will follow up.
8/27/2012: 2nd Revised syllabus received and approved.  CRC approved course.
9/28/2012: Provost approved.

90-UNC: New Course: BA F472 - Leading Change [SEE REVISIONS BELOW] , 3 credits (3+0); to be cross-listed as LEAD F472; prerequisites include ENGL F111X and ENGL F211X, COMM F131X or COMM F141X; and BA F390 or by permission of instructor; special restrictions of BA F390 preferred; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered alternate fall; first offering Fall 2013; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Nicole Cundiff, x5401.
Assigned to: Craig W., Ed H.
Status: 1/9/2012: Discussed at Curriculum Review Committee.  Craig W. to follow up with instructor.
3/8/2012: Received revised paperwork adding 300-level prerequisite and detail on how participation will be evaluated.
4/25/2012: Craig W. provided feedback; Ed H. to review.
5/8/2012: CRC discussed further and Diane W. will follow up.
8/27/2012: CRC has approved this course and BA / LEAD F470.
9/28/2012: Provost approved.

91-UNC: New Course: ANTH F223 - Fundamentals of Sociolinguistics, 3 credits (3+0); to be cross-listed as LING F223; prerequisites include ANTH F100X or LING F101; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered every spring, first offering spring 2013, effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Mark Sicoli, x6884.
Assigned to: Andres L., Craig G.
Status: 4/25/2012: CRC has approved.
5/4/2012: Provost approved.

92-UCDr.: Course Drop: JUST F320 - Practicum, 1-6 variable credits (1-6+0); course no longer offered and not required for the B.A. in Justice or other programs; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: David Blurton, x6506.
Status: 1/9/2012: CRC approved drop.
1/12/2012: Provost approved.

93-UCDr.: Course Drop:  JUST F404 - Introduction to Legal Research and Writing, 3 credits (3+0); course no longer offered and not required for the B.A. in Justice or other programs; effective Fall 2012.  Course is cross-listed as PS F404.
1/5/2012: sent email to David Blurton to check on this cross-listing.
1/10/2012: PS Dept. Chair approved the drop.
Contact: David Blurton, x6506.
Status: 1/9/2012: CRC approved the drop.
1/12/2012: Provost approved.

94-UCDr.:  Course Drop:  JUST F452 - Comparative Criminology, 3 credits (3+0); course no longer offered and not required for the B.A. in Justice or other programs; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: David Blurton, x6506.
Status: 1/9/2012: CRC approved drop.
1/12/2012: Provost approved.

95-UCCh.:  Course Change: MUS F131 - Basic Music Theory I (h), 2 credits (2+0); change credits from 2 to 3 (3+0); change the prerequisites from "concurrent enrollment in MUS F133", to "Music majors must be concurrently enrolled in MUS F133"; update description; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: William Post, x5827.
Status: Emailed Jan. 6 and Feb. 22: needs syllabus.
2/23/2012: Received syllabus:
2/24/2012: Assigned to Ed H.
3/2/2012: CRC approved.  Ed to check on course name modification.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

96-UCCh.: Course Change: MUS F132 - Basic Music Theory II (h), 2 credits (2+0); change to 3 credits (3+0); change prerequisites from "MUS F131 or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in MUS F134 unless exempted by music theory placement test" instead to "MUS F131 or equivalent. Music majors must be concurrently enrolled in MUS F134"; update description noting "offered spring"; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: William Post, x5827.
Status: Emailed Jan. 6 and Feb. 22: needs syllabus.
2/23/2012: Received syllabus:
2/24/2012: Assigned to Diane W.
3/2/2012: CRC approved.  Ed to check on course name modification.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

97-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A. - Northern Studies: change BIOL F104 (3) to BIOL F104X (4) and changing existing notations in the major requirements section to add: "**Students may take this course as one of the two lab science courses that they are required to take within the university's general requirements" (revising order of the existing notations); add requirement to take ART F425W or ENGL F349 or ENGL F350; provide options of ANL F256 or ANL F316 to the ANL F315 course; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Mary Ehrlander, x7126.
Assigned to Andres L.
3/2/2012: CRC approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

98-UPCh.: Program Change: Minor - Northern Studies: change BIOL F104 (3) to BIOL F104X (4) and add notation: "*Students may take this course as one of the two lab science courses that they are required to take within the university's general requirements"; add requirement to take ART F425W or ENGL F349 or ENGL F350; provide options of ANL F256 or ANL F316 to the ANL F315 course; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Mary Ehrlander, x7126.
Assigned to Craig W.
3/2/2012: CRC approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

99-UCCh.: Course Change: FISH F633 - Pacific Salmon Life Histories, 3 credits (3+0); stack as F433; update the catalog description; prerequisite for F433 would be FISH / BIOL F427; effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Megan McPhee, 907-796-5464.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen L.
3/2/2012: CRC approved.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

100-UCCh.: Course Change: GEOG / NRM F300 - Internship in Natural Resources Management and Geography, 1-6 credits (1-6+0); change variable credits to 1-3 credits and change credit distribution to (0+0+1-10); effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Cary de Wit, x7494.
2/15/2012: Email sent to department to request a syllabus.
Assigned to Roy R.
3/2/2012: To be approved provisionally -- Roy to follow up on Handbook for internship from Patricia H.
3/5/2012: Provost approved.

101-UCCh.: Course Change: GEOG F309 - Digital Cartography and Geo-Visualization, 4 credits (4+0); correct or change credit distribution to (3+3); effective Fall 2012.
Contact: Cary de Wit, x7494.
2/15/2012: Email sent to department to request a syllabus.
Assigned to Rainer N.
WITHDRAWN.  Course will be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

PDF with Overview of Changes to the Elementary Education Programs
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

Internship Calendar used for Elementary Education (PDF, 4/19/2012)

102-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A. - Elementary Education: Change credits of ED F468 from 6 to 4; add 1 credit each to ED F414, ED F417, ED F467, ED F478 and ED F479; add new 1 credit course ED F476 - Assessment of Literacy Development; drop requirement of PSY F101; drop requirement of a 300-400 level English Literature elective; add ENGL F273 as an option in the humanities requirements; change total number of minimum credits required for the degree from 130 credits to 128 credits; effective Fall 2013.  Note: Proposal DOES reflect the change already approved for #41-UPCh. which was already reviewed in Fall 2011 and approved in December 2011.
Assigned to Roy R., Diane W.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: Initial discussion at CRC on 3/28/2012.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

103-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F411 - Reading, Writing, Language Arts: Methods and Curriculum Development, 3 credits (3+0); change credit distribution to (2.5+0+1.5) to reflect the internship component of the course; effective Fall 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: Initial discussion at CRC on 3/28/2012. A course schedule is needed. Ed H. to follow up.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

104-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F412 - Integrated Social Studies and Language Arts: Methods and Curriculum Development, 3 credits (3+0); change credit distribution to (2.0+0+3) to reflect the internship component of the course; effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Ed H.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: Initial discussion at CRC on 3/28/2012. Ed H. to follow up.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

105-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F414 - Art, Music and Drama in Elementary Classrooms, 2 credits (1+2); increase to 3 credits and change credit distribution to (1.5+0+4.5) to reflect internship; effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Julie M.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

106-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F417 - Physical and Health Education for Elementary Teachers, 2 credits (1+2); increase to 3 credits and change credit distribution to (1.5+0+4.5); effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Julie M.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

107-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F466 - Internship and Collaborative Student Teaching, 3 credits (1+0+25); change credit distribution to (1+0+6); syllabus is merged with ED F468 O (see #108-UCCh.) because ED F468 builds upon intern experiences during ED F466; effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Craig G.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

108-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F468 O - Internship and Student Teaching, 6 credits (1+0+40); change to 4 credits and change credit distribution to (1+0+9); syllabus is merged with ED F466 (see 107-UCCh.) because ED F468 builds upon intern experiences during ED F466; effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Craig G.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

109-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F467 - Synthesizing the Standards I, 1 credit (1+0); change to 2 credits and change credit distribution to (1+0+3); effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Craig G.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

110-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F469 - Synthesizing the Standards II, 2 credits (2+0); change the credit distribution to (1+0+3); effective Spring 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Andres L.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

111-UNC: New Course: ED F476 - Assessment of Literacy Development, 1 credit (.5+0+1.5); however, contact hours are shown as 1 hour lecture with 22 hours practicum; letter-graded and not repeatable; prerequisite of admittance to the internship year or permission of instructor; to be offered every spring; first offering spring 2014; effective Fall 2013.
Assigned to Roy R., Andres L.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

112-UCCh.: Stacked Course Change: ED F478 / F678 - Math Methods and Curriculum Development, 2 credits (2+0); change to 3 credits and change credit distribution to (2+0+3); offered fall; effective date of summer 2013 is shown on paperwork. [Reference 38-GCCh. at GAAC.]
Assigned to Roy R., Craig W.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

113-UCCh.: Course Change: ED F479 / F688 - Science Methods and Curriculum Dvelopment, 2 credits (2+0); change to 3 credits and change credit distirbution to (2.5+0+1.5); offered spring; effective date of summer 2013 is shown on paperwork. [Reference 39-GCCh. at GAAC.]
Assigned to Roy R., Craig W.
Contact: Carol Barnhardt, x6437.
Status: To be resubmitted in Fall 2012.

114-UCDr.: Course Drop: CE F400 - FE Exam, 0 credit; course is no longer needed to track students that are taking the exam; effective Fall 2013.
Assigned to Rainer N.
Contact: David Barnes, x6126.
3/28/2012: CRC approved.
3/28/2012: Provost approved.

115-UPCh.: Program Change: B.S. - Geological Engineering: changes include specifying recommended technical elective courses, and clarifying degree requirements; addition of GE F371 and MIN F225 to degree requirements; effective Fall 2013.
Assigned to Rainer N., Chuen-Sen L.
Contact: Margaret Darrow, x7303.
3/28/2012: CRC approved.
3/28/2012: Provost approved.

116-UCCh.: Course Change: GE F422 - Unsaturated Soil Geoengineering, 3 credits (3+0); unstack the course as GE F622; change title to Soil Physics; change credit distribution from (3+0) to (2+3); change prerequisites to CHEM F105X, CHEM F106X, or permission of instructor; effective Fall 2013.
Assigned to Rainer N., Chuen-Sen L.
Contact: Margaret Darrow, x7303.
3/28/2012: CRC approved.
3/28/2012: Provost approved.

117-UNC: New Course: GE F445 - Design of Earth Dams and Embankments, 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of GE F420 or permission of instructor; letter-graded and not repeatable; to be offered in spring as demand warrants; first offering Spring 2013; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N., Chuen-Sen L.
Contact: Debu Misra, x5339.
3/28/2012: CRC approved.
3/28/2012: Provost approved.

118-UNC: New Course: ANTH F225 - Anthropology and Race (h), 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of ANTH F100X; letter-graded and not repeatable; course to be required for the BA/BS in Anthropology; to be offered in spring of even-numbered years; first offering Spring 2014, effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Andres L., Craig G.
Contact: Kara Hoover, x6110.
5/21/2012: CRC has approved.
5/22/2012: Provost approved.

119-UPCh.: Program Change: B.A., B.S. - PsychologySEE REVISIONS BELOW; Addition of PSY F201 (new course submitted) to degree requirements; simplify degree requirements and remove sub-specialties; removal of Community Service designator from courses; effective Fall 2013.
Assigned to Rainer N. (Rainer followed up in early Fall 2012.)
Contact: Janet Schichnes, x6163.
Status:  CRC reviewing changes received 9/19/2012 (below):
10/12/2012:  Approved as revised BELOW :

120-UNC: New Course: PSY F201 - Culture and Psychology, [See REVISED SYLLABUS BELOW] 3 credits (3+0); prerequisite of PSY F101; letter graded and not repeatable; to be offered each fall and spring; first offering fall 2012; effective Fall 2012.
Assigned to Rainer N.
Contact: Janet Schichnes, x6163.
5/8/2012: Approved by CRC pending revised syllabus.
5/10/2012: Provost approved.

121-UNP: New Minor: Interdisciplinary Minor - Minimum of 15 credits to be approved by an interdisciplinary minor committee; intended to also serve tranfer students with substantial credits that are not applicable to a degree; effective the term following approval.
Assigned to Rainer N.
Contact: Dana Thomas, x6253.
4/25/2012: CRC discussed at length and had issues and questions to follow up with.
5/8/2012: WITHDRAWN.  To be resubmitted next fall.

122-UNC: New Course: ELT F211 - Advanced FCC Amateur and General Radiotelephone Operator (GROL) Licensing, 3 credits (3+0); prerequisites include ELT F111 or equivalent, DEVM F105, and a position in a technical, electrical or broadcast media field, or departmental approval; AFPM students must have AFPM departmental permission; to be offered spring or as demand warrants.
Contact: Roger Weggel, 455-2847.
Assigned to Chuen-Sen Lin.  May carry over to Fall 2012 review cycle due to late arrival.
 

Moldy Courses to be dropped

Course Compressions - Non-Core

1-Comp: Course Compression: HIST F131 - History of the United States, 3 credits (3+0); compression to Maymester course.
Contact: Mary Ehrlander, x6556.
Assigned to: Rainer N.
Status: 12/12/2011: Discussed at Curriculum Review Committee.  Some revisions have been requested.
12/14/2011: See revision and email statement posted below.
12/19/2011: CRC has approved with some additional minor changes to the syllabus.
1/4/2012: Provost approved.

2-Comp: Course Compression: ENGL F230 - English Language Proficiency, 3 credits (3+0); compression to 2.5 weeks for intensive English program by Summer Sessions (July 19 - August 1, 2012).
Contact: Duff Johnston, x5235.
Status: Rainer N. reviewed, noting work required outside class time does not meet BOR policy minimums.
5/18/2012: CRC approved.
5/20/2012: Provost approved.

3-Comp: Course Compression: ENGL F231 - English Language Proficiency, 3 credits (3+0); compression to 2.5 weeks for intensive English program by Summer Sessions (August 2-16, 2012).
Contact: Duff Johnston, x5235.
Status: Rainer N. reviewed, noting work required outside class time does not meet BOR policy minimums.
5/18/2012: CRC approved.
5/20/2012: Provost approved.