UAF Governance

2013-14 Curriculum Approvals

and carry-over items from 2012-13

  • Trial Course Approvals
    September 30, 2013
    1. Trial Course: SPAN F294 - Intermediate Spanish Reading

    October 4, 2013
    1. Trial Course: PS F494 - Contemporary Political Philosophy
     
  • Approvals of 12-13 Carry-over items
    October 4, 2013
    1. Program Change: Minor in Global Studies
    2. New Course: COMM F210 - Argumentation and Critical Thinking
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    October 9, 2013
    1. Trial Course: COUN F694 - Ethnicity and Family Studies
     
  • Approval of 12-13 Carry-over Item
    October 14, 2013
    1. New Course: BIOL F460 - Principles of Virology
      [New number will be F460, updated 10/29/2013.]
     
  • Trial Course Approvals
    October 18, 2013
    1. Trial Course: FISH F394 - Fish Nutrition
    2. Trial Course: MATH F194 - Preparation for Calculus
    3. Trial Course: CHEM F494 - Introduction to Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
     
  • Approvals of 12-13 Carry-over items
    October 18, 2013
    1. Course Change: ECE F270
    2. Course Change: ECE F132
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    October 22, 2013
    1. Trial Course: CHEM F494 - Asymmetric Organic Synthesis
     
  • October 22, 2013
    1. Course Drop: CHEM F313 - Chemical Analysis of Dynamic Systems
    2. Course Drop: BIOL F303 - Principles of Biochemistry and Metabolism
    3. Program Change: M.A. - Northern Studies
    4. Program Change: M.A. and M.S. - Chemistry
    5. Program Change: M.S. and Ph.D. - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (change name to Biochemistry and Neuroscience)
    6. Program Change: Secondary Post-Baccalaureate Licensure Program toward M.Ed. - Secondary Education
    7. New Course: COUN F667 - Ethnicity and Family Studies (also approved as a trial course for Spring 2014 on 10/9/2013)
    8. New Course: FISH F676 - Aquatic Food Web Ecology
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    October 24, 2013
    1. Trial Course: FISH / MSL F494 - Oceanography for Fisheries
     
  • Approvals of 12-13 Carry-over item
    November 1, 2013
    1. New Course: COMM F360 - Introduction to Public Relations
     
  • November 1, 2013
    1. Program Change: BA - Theatre
    2. Course Change: THR F245
     
  • November 21, 2013
    1. Program Change: Minor in Paralegal Studies
    2. Program Change: BA in Music
    3. Program Change: BM - Music Education
    4. Program Change: BM - Performance
    5. Program Change: Minor in Music
    6. Program Change: PhD in Natural Resources and Sustainability
    7. Course Change: BIOL F615
    8. Course Change: FISH F411 (stack as F611)
    9. New Course: FISH F681 - The North Pacific Fishery Management Council: A Case Study
     
  • December 3, 2013
    1. Course Change: NRM F340 (change number to F240)
    2. New Course: ENVI F121 - Building Ventilation and Energy
    3. New Course: ENVI F122 - Energy Efficient Building Design and Simulation
    4. New Course: RECR F130Y - Beginning Tap Dance
    5. Course Change: PLS F299
     
  • December 9, 2913
    1. Course Change: NRM F375
     
  • December 24, 2013
    1. Program Change: Minor in Marine Science
    2. New Course: MSL / FISH F440 - Oceanography for Fisheries
    3. Program Change: BA - Social Work
    4. New Course: RECR / THR F130V - Beginning Swing Dance
  • December 24, 2013 (Pt. 2)
    5. New Course: EE F648 - VLSI Design
    6. New Course: CE F660A - Project Management Boot Camp
     
  • January 7, 2014
    1. Course Change: NRM F465 (number changes to F366)
     
  • January 15, 2014
    1. New Course: FISH F102 - Fact or Fishin': Case Studies in Fisheries
    2. Program Change: OE - Entry Level Welder (name change to Welding, Entry Level)
    3. New Course: RECR F160F - Introduction to Mountaineering
    4. New Course: CS F482 - Simulations in Computer Graphics
     
  • January 16, 2014
    1. Course Change: MSL F660 (stacked as MSL F461)
     
  • January 27, 2014
    1. New Course: ART F271 - Beginning Computer Art (h)
    2. Course Change: ART F371 O - Digital Photography and Pixel Painting (New title: "Digital Imaging")
    3. New Course: FISH F340 - Seafood Business
    4. New Course: ENVI F150 - Viewpoints in Environmental Studies
     
  • January 30, 2014
    1. Program Change: BS - Physics
    2. New Course: PHYS F351 - Thermal Physics
    3. New Course: PHYS F451 - Statistical Physics
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    February 3, 2014
    Trial Course: SOC F394 - Family Violence
     
  • New Minor Approval
    February 3, 2014 - Faculty Senate Meeting #196
    New Minor in Leadership (School of Management)
     
  • February 3, 2014
    1. New Course: FISH F103 - The Harvest of the Sea
    2. New Course: ECON F327 - Intermediate Econometrics for Forecasting and Business
    3. New Course: RECR F170Q - Introduction to Dog Mushing
     
  • February 6, 2014
    1. Program Change: Minor in Art
    2. Program Change: BA in Art
    3. Program Change: BFA in Art
    4. New Course: ENVI F250 - Current Topics in Environmental Studies
     
  • Trial Course Approvals
    February 10, 2014
    1. Trial Course: MSL F194 - Astrobiology: Planets, Oceans, and Life
    2. Trial Course: GENR F294 - Academic Recovery
     
  • February 10, 2014
    1. Program Change: BS - Fisheries Science
    2. Program Change: BA - Fisheries
    3. New Course: PS F414 - Contemporary Political Philosophy
    4. Course Change: ANTH F415 / F620 (stacked)
     
  • Trial Course Approval
    February 17, 2014
    1. Trial Course: FISH F194 - Fish and Fisheries in a Changing World
     
  • February 17, 2014
    1. Program Change: Secondary Post-Baccalaureate Licensure Program
    2. Program Change: BA - Elementary Education
    3. Program Change: Minor - Elementary Education
    4. New Course: NRM F111 - Introduction to Sustainability Science
    5. New Course: RECR F160M - Advanced Fly Fishing and Fly Tying
  • February 17, 2014 (Part 2)
    1. Course Change: FISH / ANTH F412 (stack as FISH 613)
    2. Program Change: PhD - Mathematics
     
  • February 24, 2014
    1. New Course: ANS F458 - The Politics of Indigenous Identity
       (ANS F458 was a carry-over from 2012-13 cycle)
    2. Program Change: BS - Natural Resources Management
    3. Course Change: GEOG F489 W (Title and course number changed)
    4. New Course: NRM F210 - Principles of Sustainable Agriculture
    5. New Course: COMM F480 - Organizational Communication: Performance Management
        (COMM F480 was a carry-over from 2012-13 cycle)
  • February 24, 2014 (Part 2)
    1. New Course: FIRE F220 - Emergency Services Safety, Health and Survival
    2. Course Drops:  HONR F241 and HONR F242
     
  • March 4 and 6, 2014
    Carry-over from 2012-13:
    1. New Course: NORS F201 - The Circumpolar North: An Introductory Overview (s)
    2. Program Change: BA - Northern Studies
    3. Program Change: Minor - Northern Studies
    Current 2013-14 review cycle:
    4. Program Change: BA and BS - Geography
    5. New Course: COMM F220 - Professional Interviewing
    6. Program Change: AAS - Emergency Services (change name to Fire Science)
    7. Program Change: MS and PhD - Geology and Geophysics
    8. New Course: BIOL F6xx - Advanced Immunology [New number is F628.]
     
  • Trial Course Approvals
    March 7, 2014
    1. MSL F294 - The Oceans and Global Change
    2. BIOL F194 - Biological Sciences Seminar
     
  • March 7, 2014
    1. Course Change: PS F475
    2. Course Change (stacked): ANS / ED F420 and ED F606
    3. Program Change: BEM - Emergency Management
    4. New Course: HSEM F405 - Introduction to Emergency Management Exercise Design
    5. New Course: HSEM F407 - Comparative Emergency Management
    6. New Course: HSEM F406 - Comparative Homeland Security
    7. New Course: HSEM F408 - Homeland Defense and Security
     
  • March 10, 2014
    1. Course Change: NRM F215 (changed to NRM F150, NRM F151, and NRM F152)
    2. New Course: RECR F170J - Introduction to Arctic Backpacking
    3. New Course: RECR F180A - Expedition Rock Climbing
    4. New Course: RECR F180B - Introduction to Expedition Kayaking
    5. Course Change: HLTH F114
    6. Program Change: BA - Alaska Native Studies
    7. Program Change: Minor - Rural Development
     
  • March 11, 2014
    Memorandum approving reorganization (and suspension) of MS degrees in Environmental Chemistry, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.  Concentrations for Environmental Chemistry, and Biochemistry and Neuroscience, now will appear under the MS in Chemistry.
     
  • March 12, 2014
    1. Program Change: BA - Anthropology
    2. Program Change: Minor - Anthropology
    3. Program Change: BS - Anthropology
    4. New Course: ANTH F314 W - The Archaeology of the Cavement (s)
    5. Course Drop: NRM F634
    6. Course Change: RD F100
     
  • April 2, 2014
    1. Course Change: BIOL / WLF F485 ("W" designator added)
     
  • April 21, 2014
    1. New Course: COMM F121X - Introduction to Interpersonal Communication