UAF Governance

2012-13 Curriculum Approvals

and carry-over from 2011-12

  • September 10, 2012 Faculty Senate Meeting #184
    Program Discontinuation:
    M.A.T. - Biology
     
  • September 28, 2012
    1. New Course: LEAD / BA F470 - Leadership Theory and Development
    2. New Course: LEAD / BA F472 - Leading Change
     
  • Compression and Trial Course Approvals
    October 3, 2012
    1. Compression: FREN F433 - Studies in French and European Cinema (h)
    2. Trial Course: PHYS F394 - Thermal Physics
    3. Trial Course: PHYS F494 - Statistical Physics
    4. Trial Course: BIOL F194 - Introduction to Human Nutrition
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    October 12, 2012
    1. Trial Course: CS F394 - Software Construction
     
  • October 12, 2012
    1. New Course: RECR F130S - Beginning Contemporary Dance
    2. New Course: RECR F130T - Beginning Lyrical Dance
    3. Program Change: B.A., B.S. - Psychology (carry-over from 11-12 review)
     
  • October 15, 2012
    1. Program Change: B.A., B.S. - Psychology
     
  • October 16, 2012
    1. Program Change: M.S. - Marine Biology
    2. Program Change: M.S. - Fisheries (carry-over from 11-12 review)
    3. Course Change: FISH F650
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    October 16, 2012
    1. Trial Course: BIOL / WLF F694 - Advanced Landscape Ecology
     
  • October 26, 2012
     1. Course Change: ED / PSY F245
     2. Course Change: ED F411
     3. Course Change: ED F412 W
     4. Course Change: ED F414
     5. Course Change: ED F417
     6. Course Change: ED F468 O
     7. Course Change: ED F469
     8. New Course: ED F476 - Literacy Development Profiles
     9. Course Drop: THR F225
    10. Course Drop: THR F410
    11. Course Drop: THR F485
     
  • October 31, 2012
    1. New Course: JPN F100E - Japanese Culture and Conversation IIA (h)
        11/14/2012: Actual course number will need to change; per OAR.
    2. New Course: JPN F100F - Japanese Culture and Conversation IIB (h)
        11/14/2012: Actual course number will need to change; per OAR.
     
  • November 5 Faculty Senate Meeting #186
    Program Discontinuations:
    M.S. - General Science
    M.A.T. - Physics
    M.A.T. - Mathematics
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    November 14, 2012 (Trial)
    1. Trial Course: NRM F694 - Terrestrial Carbon Management
     
  • November 14 - 15, 2012
    1. New Course: MSL F632 - Oceanographic Data Analysis and Visualization
    2. New Course: CHEM F671 - Receptor Pharmacology
    3. Program Change: B.A., B.S. - Mathematics
    4. Course Change: THR F220 (course level and number change to F320)
    5. Course Change: THR F221
    6. Course Change: THR F235 (course level and number change to F335)
    7. Course Drop: THR F412 W
     
  • November 17, 2012
    1. New Course: TM F141 - Practical GIS for Rural Alaska (carry-over from 2011-12)
    2. New Course: TM F142 - Practical GIS Project Design (carry-over from 2011-12)
    3. Program Change: B.A. - Theatre
    4. Course Change: THR F347 O
    5. Program Change: B.A. - Elementary Education
    6. Course Change: ED F466
    7. Course Change: ED F467
    8. New Course: EDSE F316 - Introduction to Special Education for Elementary Classroom Teachers
    9. New Course: EDSE F320 - Adapting and Accommodating Instruction for Students with Disabilities
     
  • November 19, 2012
    1. Program Change:  Occupational Endorsement: Sustainable Energy
     
  • November 21, 2012
    1. Program Change: B.S. - Fisheries Science
     
  • November 30, 2012
    1. New Course: PHYS F471J (Advanced Topics in Physics I: Order of Magnitude Physics)
    2. New Course: ME F486 (Senior Design)
    3. Program Change: B.A. - History
    4. New Course: ESLG F121 (Intermediate Academic Listening and Speaking I)
    5. New Course: ESLG F131 (Intermediate Academic Listening and Speaking II)
    6. New Course: ESLG F141 (Advanced Academic Listening and Speaking I)
    7. New Course: CITS F262 (Cybersecurity Defense and Countermeasures)
    8. New Course: CITS F263 (Network Security Penetration Testing)
     
  • December 3, 2012 Faculty Senate Meeting #187
    New Programs:
    New Minor in Interdisciplinary Studies
    New Minor in Emergency Management (School of Management)
     
  • December 7, 2012
    1. New Course: JRN F432 W (Public Relations Techniques)
    2. Course Change: ECE F340
     
  • December 14, 2012
     1. Program Change: B.S. - Civil Engineering
     2. New Course: EDSC F110 (Becoming a Middle / High School Teacher)
     3. Course Change: BIOL / CHEM F261 (now numbered F360)
     4. Course Change: BIOL F271 (now numbered F371)
     5. Course Change: BIOL F362 (now numbered F260)
     6. Program Change: B.S. - Geoscience
     7. New Course: GEOS F380 (Geological Hazards)
     8. Program Change: B.S. - Petroleum Engineering
     9. New Course: PETE F101 (Fundamentals of Petroleum, Drilling and Production)
    10. Course Drops: PETE F103; PETE F104; PETE F205; PETE F206
    11. New Course: FIRE F152 (Wildland Firefighter II)
     
  • January 14, 2013
    1. Program Change (Disapproved): A.S., CRCD - Science Dept.
     
  • January 17, 2013
     1. Course Drop: SWE F471 W (cross-listing only)
     2. Program Change: B.A. - Rural Development
     3. Program Change: Minor in Music
     4. Program Change: B.M. - Music - Performance
     5. Course Change: CHEM F321
     6. Course Change: CHEM F323
     7. Course Change: CHEM F324 W
     8. Course Change: CHEM F413 W (New number is F314 W)
     
  • January 30, 2013
     1. New Course: STO F603 (Instructional Design)
     2. Program Change: B.S. - Mechanical Engineering
     3. Program Change: Certificate - Health Care Reimbursement
     4. Program Change: Certificate - Medical Assistant
     5. Program Change: Certificate - Medical / Dental Reception
     6. New Course: FLM / JRN F458 (SFX Up Your Video)
     7. Course Change: BIOL F111X (new number: F213X)
     8. Course Change: BIOL F112X (new number: F214X)
     
  • February 4, 2013 Faculty Senate Meeting #188
    New Program:
    New Minor in Military Security Studies
     
  • February 5, 2013
    1. Program Change: Certificate and A.A.S. - Information Technology Specialist
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    February 11, 2013
    1. Trial Course: MSL F694 - Physical, Chemical, and Biological Interactions in the Oceans
     
  • February 11, 2013
    1. Program Change: M.Ed. - Concentration areas of Language and Literacy, Cross-Cultural Education, Secondary Education
    2. Program Change: B.S. / M.S. - Mechanical Engineering (Fast track program)
    3. New Course: STO F601 - Communicating Science
    4. Program Change: M.S. and Ph.D. - Environmental Chemistry
    5. Program Change: M.S. and Ph.D. - Geophysics
     
  • February 12, 2013
    1. New Course: PHYS F605 - Physics Teaching Seminar
     
  • February 15, 2013
    1. B.A., Minor - Film
     
  • February 16, 2013
    1. Program Change: B.A. - Earth Science
     
  • February 25, 2013
    1. Program Change: Minor - Secondary Education
    2. Program Change: Certificate - Diesel / Heavy Equipment
    3. New Course: DSLT F110 (Basic Industrial Fabrication
    4. New Course: DSLT F111 (Diesel Emissions)
    5. New Course: DSLT F210 (Heavy Equipment Fabrication)
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    February 28, 2013
    1. 4-Trial:  GEOS F694 - Snow and Snow Cover
     
  • February 28, 2013
     1. Program Change: M.S. - Geological Engineering
     2. Program Change: M.Ed. - Elementary Education
     3. New Course: STO F602 (Mentoring in the Sciences)
     4. New Course: STO F692 (Current Topics in Scientific Teaching)
     5. Course Change: ED F478 / F678 (increased to 3 credits)
     6. Course Change: ED F479 / F688 (increased to 3 credits)
     7. Course Change: EDSE F422 / F622
     8. Course Change: CHEM F474 (add stacking as F676 - proposed number)
     9. Program Change: M.S. - Physics
    10. Program Change: M.S. - Marine Biology (incorporates changes of #2-GPCh.)
    11. Program Change: Ph.D. - Marine Biology
    12. Program Change: M.S. - Oceanography
    13. Program Change: Ph.D. - Oceanography
     
  • March 4, 2013
    1. Core Request for O/2: ACCT F414 (Governamental and Nonprofit Accounting)
    2. Core Request for W: ACCT F472 (Internal and Governmental Auditing - new title)
    3. Program Change: B.S. - Computer Science
    4. New Course: CS F371 (Computer Ethics and Technical Communication)
    5. New Course CS F372 (Software Construction)
    6. Program Change: B.B.A. - Accounting
    7. Program Change: B.A. - Child Development and Family Studies
    8. New Course: STO F604 (Science Teaching and Outreach Internship)
     
  • March 6, 2013
     1. Program Change: A.A.S. - Emergency Services: Wildland Fire Control
     2. Course Change: FIRE F153
     3. New Course: FIRE F154 (Basic Wildland Fire Safety)
     4. Course Change: FIRE F155 (Wildland Fire Behavior I - new title)
     5. Course Change: FIRE F159 (Wildland Fire Urban Interface Operations - new title)
     6. Course Change: FIRE F161 (Incident Logistics Function - new title)
     7. New Course: FIRE F163 (Wildland Fire Dispatch I)
     8. Course Change: FIRE F165 (ICS and the Incident Planning Function - new title)
     9. New Course: FIRE F170 (Incident Information)
    10. New Course: FIRE F176 (Wildland Fire Ignition Operations
    11. New Course: FIRE F251 (Wildland Firefighter IV)
    12. Course Change: FIRE F252 (Wildland Fire Prevention I - new title)
    13. New Course: FIRE F253 (Wildland Fire Investigation I)
    14. Course Change: FIRE F254 (Incident Finance and Administration - new title)
    15. New Course: FIRE F255 (Wildland Fire Behavior II)
    16. New Course: FIRE F257 (Wildland Fire Helicopter Management)
    17. Course Change: FIRE F262 (Wildland Fire Tactical Operations - new title)
    18. New Course: FIRE F264 (Incident Business Practices)
    19. New Course: FIRE F276 (Prescribed Fire I)
    20. New Course: FIRE F277 (Prescribed Fire II)
    21. New Course: FIRE F278 (Prescribed Fire III)
     
  • Occupational Endorsement Approval
    March 6, 2013
    CTT: Basic Carpentry
     
  • Occupational Endorsement Approval
    March 7, 2013
    Emergency Services: Wildland Fire Science
     
  • March 7, 2013
    1. Program Change: Secondary Post-Baccalaureate Licensure
    2. Course Change: EDSC F472 O (Public - Large class)
    3. Course Change: EDSC F442 / F642 (new title, credits)
    4. New Course: EDSC F443 / F643 (Technology Applications in Education II)
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    March 10, 2013
    1. DEVM F094 (Mathematical Literacy)
     
  • March 10-11, 2013
     1. Core "O" Request: BIOL F476 - Ecosystem Ecology (Group - medium or large class)
     2. Core "O/2" Request: HSEM F445 - Business Continuity and Crisis Management
         (Public - large class)
     3. Core "W" Request: HSEM F445 - Business Continuity and Crisis Management
     4. Program Change: B.A., B.S., Minor - Biological Sciences
     5. New Core Course: BIOL F120 X (Introduction to Human Nutrition)
     6. New Core Course: BIOL F101 X (Biology of Sex)
     7. Course Change: BIOL F334 W (new number F434 W)
     8. Course Change: BIOL F441 W, O/2 (Animal Behavior)
     9. Course Change: BIOL F473 W (Limnology)
    10. New Course: BIOL F490 (Research Experience in Biology)
    11. New Course and Core "W" Request: BIOL F403 W (Metabolism and Biochemistry)
    12. Program Change: B.E.M. - Emergency Management
    13. Program Change: Certificate - Tribal Management
    14. Program Change: A.A.S. - Tribal Management
    15. Program Change: B.S. - Geoscience (final revision)
    16. Program Change: B.A. - Music
    17. Program Change: B.M. - Music - Education
    18. Program Change: B.S., Minor - Physics
    19. New Course: BIOL F145 (An Introduction to Field Entomology)
    20. Program Change: Certificate - Baking and Pastry Arts
    21. New Course: CAH F180 (Artisan Bread Making)
    22. New Course: CAH F181 (International Breads)
     
  • March 12, 2013
    1. Course Change: JRN F454 (Newscast)
    2. Core "O" Request:  JRN F454 Oral intensive designator
    3. Program Change: Elementary Education - Post Baccalaureate  Licensure
    4. Program Change: Secondary Education - Post Baccaluareate Licensure toward M.Ed.
     
  • March 18, 2013
    1. Program Change: B.A., Minor - Journalism
    2. New Course and Core "W" Request: JRN F302 W (Reporting)
     
  • March 25, 2013
    1. Course Drops: ECE F118, ECE F128, ECE F245, ECE F271
    2. Course Drops: BIOL F135, BIOL F443
    3. New Course: RECR F130 U (Hot Hula Fitness)
    4. New Course: ATM F610 (Analysis Methods in Meteorology and Climate
    5. New Course: ATM F673 (Introduction to Micrometeorology)
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    March 27, 2013
    1. CHEM F494 (Analysis of Environmental Samples)
     
  • April 1, 2013
    1. New Course: HLTH F255 (Phlebotomy Principles, Methods and Externship)
    2. Course Drop: HLTH F245
    3. Course Drop: HLTH F265
     
  • New Program Approval:
    B.A. in Secondary Education with Content Area
    Approved at Faculty Senate Meeting #190, April 1, 2013 
    Approved at Board of Regents, June 2013
    Approved by the NWCCU, August 2013
     
  • April 4, 2013
    1. New Course: MUS F152 (Functional Piano I)
    2. Course Change: MUS F153 (Functional Piano II)
      [Course change may not make it into the Catalog at this late date.]
    3. New Course: MUS F154 (Functional Piano III)
    4. New Course: MSL F419 (Concepts in Physical Oceanography)
     
  • April 6, 2013  [Updated with new course number for Winter Ecology]
    1. New Course: HSEM F221 (Introduction to Homeland Security)
    2. New Course: HSEM F223 (Terrorism: A Global Threat)
    3. New Course: HSEM F225 (Intelligence Analysis and Security Management)
    4. New Course: HSEM F227 (Transportation and Border Security)
    5. New Course: BIOL F456 (Winter Ecology)
     
  • April 8, 2013
    1. New Course: RELG F114 (The Bible in the Quran)
    2. New Course: RELG F115 (End of Days - Apocalypse Across the Ages)
    3. New Course: RELG F231 (Prophecy, Shamanism and Scripture)
     
  • Occupational Endorsement Approval
    April 15, 2013
    SOM: Homeland Security
     
  • April 15, 2013
    1. Course Change: FISH F487 W, O
     
  • April 22, 2013
    1. Program Change: B.A. - Justice (Fall 2014)
    2. New Course: JUST F201 (Dispute Resolution and Restorative Practices)
    3. New Course: JUST F320 [renumbered F315] (Correctional Counseling and Rehabilitation)
    4. New Course: JUST F401 (Cross Cultural Conflict Analysis and Intervention)
    5. New Course: JUST F302 (Dispute Systems Design)
    6. New Course: JUST F403 (Law and Science of Arbitration)
    7. New Course: JUST F404 [renumbered F405] (Clinic in Mediation, Conferencing, and Circle Practices)
     
  • May 3, 2013
    1. New Course: MUS F632 (Topics in Music Theory)
    2. New Course: EE F647 (Data Compression)
    3. New Course: MATH F614 (Numerical Linear Algebra)
     
  • Program Approvals: Faculty Senate Meeting #191, May 6, 2013
    • New Minor: Dispute Resolution - approved
    • Discontinuation of Minor in Leadership and Civic Engagement - approved
    • New Program:
      Graduate Certificate in Science Teaching and Outreach - approved
      Pending approval at System Academic Council; Board of Regents
       
  • May 9, 13 and 14, 2013
      1. New Course: JUST F453 O (Comparative Criminology)
      2. New Course: CE F652C (Pre-Construction Contracts)
      3. New Course: CE F659A (Mentoring)
      4. New Course: RUSS F486 (Russian Culture and Society in the 21st Century - h)
          Cross-listed as NORS F476
      5. Program Change: Certificate in Construction Trades Technology
      6. Trial Course: DEVM F094D (Modularized Mastery Math: Elementary Algebra Module D)
      7. Trial Course: DEVM F094E (Modularized Mastery Math: Elementary Algebra Module E)
      8. Trial Course: DEVM F094F (Modularized Mastery Math: Elementary Algebra Module F)
      9. Trial Course: DEVM F194G (Modularized Mastery Math: Intermediate Algebra Module G)
    10. Trial Course: DEVM F194H (Modularized Mastery Math: Intermediate Algebra Module H)
    11. Trial Course: DEVM F194J (Modularized Mastery Math: Intermediate Algebra Module J)
    12. New Course: MIN F445 (Accidents, Emergency and Safety Management in Mines)
    13. New Course: WLF / BIOL F6xx (Number to be assigned; Title: Predictive Modeling)
    14. New Course: WLF F6xx (Number to be assigned; Title: Eco-Informatics)
    15. New Course: ART / JRN F412 (Portrait Photography)
     
  • June 3, 2013
    1. Course Change for Fall 2014: DEVE F060 - Disapproved
    2. Course Change for Fall 2014: DEVE F070 - Approved