Minutes 2-19-2003

CURRICULUM GEN/ED COMMITTEE of the
EDUCATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL
MINUTES
February 19 , 2003
SYLVANIA CAMPUS, CC BLDG, SPRUCE ROOM
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 

Members Present (X)

x Kenny Adair, SY CC 216 x Diane Kamali, CA SC 206
x Nancy Bennani, SY SS 215 x Pam Kessinger, RC 2/245 
  Angela Berdahl, RC 3/201  x Michael Marciniak, CA SC 206
x Kendra Cawley, RC 7/202   Porter Raper, CA SC 206     
x Mike Cleghorn, CA JH 202 x Dieterich Steinmetz, SY HT 305
x Vinh T. Do, SY CC 216 x Jody Taylor, SY HT 318
  Mary Ann Humphrey-Keever, RC 5/105D x Rowan Wolf, SY SS 217
x Karen Jolly, Chair, SY SS 215          x Joe Wright, WCWTC 1506
x Jeff Josifek, CA JH 202    
       

Non-Voting Support Members Present (X)

x Cheryl Kolbe, RC 2/122a x Sally Stilwell, RC 2/123d
  Amy Alday-Murray, RC 2/123d x Susan Wilson, CA SSB 116
  Guy Sievert, SY CC 232    
       

Guests:

Jan Abushakrah, Gerontology; Claudia Michel, Nursing; Linda Bastian, EAC Chair; Cheryl Owings, Computer App/Office Systems; Ron Bekey, Computer Applications/Office Systems; Judy Read, Computer App/Office Systems; Katherine Bowen, Building Construction; Art Schneider, Computer App/Office Systems; Tom Duncan, Facilities Maintenance; Scott Judy, Welding; Jim Meyer, Landscape; Richard Willebrand, Facilities Maintenance

 

OLD BUSINESS:

77. MM 220 MULTIMEDIA DESIGN II - NEW COURSE
3 lec, 3 cr
Emphasizes design concepts including layout, typography, color theory, and information architecture with the goal of creating interactive designs that balance aesthetics and function. Develop a working knowledge of interface design using standard drawing programs such as Macromedia Freehand, which translate created designs seamlessly into other software tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Flash and Dreamweaver. Students participate in real-world, client focused, collaborative team design projects, which include assigned positions, such as project manager, account manager, creative director, art director, copywriter, and programmer. Students will critique work and post projects to the department web site as directed. Prerequisites: MM 120, 130; CAS 111D, 175; or instructor permission.
Requested Implementation Term: 200301
RECOMMENDED

137. WLD 111 WELDING TECHNOLOGY - COURSE CREDIT/CONTACT HOUR CHANGE
Proposed: 24 lec/lab, 4 cr (4 weeks)
Current: 24 lec/lab, 3 cr, (3 weeks)
Course Description Proposed: Covers uses, safety, nomenclature, equipment operation, setup and shut down procedures and welding related math and science for SMA and OAC. Department permission required.
Course Description Current: Covers uses, safety, nomenclature, equipment operation, and setup and shut down procedures for SMAW and OAC. Department permission required.
Requested implementation term: 200302
RECOMMENDED

138. WLD 112 WELDING TECHNOLOGY - COURSE CREDIT/CONTACT HOUR CHANGE
Proposed: 24 lec/lab, 4 cr (4 weeks)
Current: 24 lec/lab, 3 cr, (3 weeks)
Course Description Proposed: Develops knowledge and manipulative skills in the use of E7018 mild steel electrodes when performing various welds in the flat, horizontal and vertical positions. Welding applied math and science included.
Course Description Current: Develops knowledge and manipulative skills in the use of E7018 mild steel electrodes when performing various welds in the flat, horizontal and vertical positions. Department permission required.
Requested implementation term: 200302
RECOMMENDED with correction in course description to read: Develops knowledge and manipulative skills in the use of E7018 mild steel electrodes when performing various welds in the flat and horizontal positions. Welding applied math and science included.

139. WLD 113 WELDING TECHNOLOGY - COURSE CREDIT/CONTACT HOUR CHANGE
Proposed: 24 lec/lab, 4 cr (4 weeks)
Current: 24 lec/lab, 3 cr, (3 weeks)
Course Description Proposed: Develops knowledge and manipulative skills in the use of E7018 mild steel electrodes when performing various welds in the flat, horizontal and vertical positions. Welding applied math and science included.
Course Description Current: Develops knowledge and manipulative skills in the use of E7018 mild steel electrodes when performing various welds in the flat, horizontal and vertical positions. Department permission required.
Requested implementation term: 200302
RECOMMENDED with correction in course description to read: Develops knowledge and manipulative skills in the use of E7018 mild steel electrodes when performing various welds in the vertical and overhead positions. Welding applied math and science included.

148. MLT 150 LAB ASSISTANT-PHLEBOTOMY PRACTICUM -
1)COURSE TITLE CHANGE, 2)CREDIT/CONTACT HOUR CHANGE, 3)PREREQUISITE CHANGE

  1. Proposed: Lab Assistant-Phlebotomy Practicum
    Current: Lab Assistant Clinical Practice
  2. Proposed: 21 lab, 7 cr
    Current: 12 lab, 3 cr
  3. Proposed: Department permission required
    Current: none
    Requested implementation term: 200303
    RECOMMENDED by email vote of the Curriculum/GenEd Committee

153. CAS/OS WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE - PROGRAM REVISION
Addition of new courses, deletion of course, re-arranging existing courses
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

159. GERONTOLOGY - PROGRAM REVISION
Changes required to fit course offering and prerequisites for course in other departments.
RECOMMENDED with request that the SAC review the courses listed within the program for clarification.

161. NUR 104 INTRODUCTION TO NURSING - NEW COURSE
1 lec, 3 lab, 2 cr
Introduces the basic concepts of nursing practice as a preparation for NUR 106. Educational survival in college setting also addressed. Concepts include communication, legal/ethical issues, professionalism, and safety. Laboratory experiences provide the opportunity to develop basic health care skills related to these concepts. Students must be admitted into the nursing program before registering for this course.
Requested implementation term: 200302
RECOMMENDED

162. NURSING - PROGRAM REVISION
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

EMT PROGRAM REVISION
Degrees/Certificates Committee recommended replacing CIS 120 with CAS 133 to the program approved in February.
RECOMMENDED

 

NEW BUSINESS:

163. LAT 109 PLANT PROPAGATION - COURSE NUMBER, COURSE TITLE, CREDIT/CONTACT HOUR CHANGES
Currently: Course Number - LAT 211
Currently: Course Title - Plant Propagation II
Proposed: Credit/Contact Hours - 2 lec, 3 lab, 3 cr
Currently: Credit/Contact Hours - 2 lec, 2 lec/lab, 3 cr
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

164. LAT 236 LANDSCAPE MATH - PREREQUISITE CHANGE
Proposed: Recommended: MTH 60. Prerequisite: MTH 20
Currently: Prerequisite: MTH 60
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

165. LAT 264 LANDSCAPE ESTIMATING AND BIDDING - PREREQUISITE CHANGE
Proposed: Prerequisites: LAT 236, 108, 110, 111; or department permission.
Currently: Prerequisites: MTH 60 or LAT 236, LAT 108, 110, 111.
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

166. LAT 232 LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION II - PREREQUISITE CHANGE
Proposed: Prerequisites: LAT 108, 236; or department permission
Currently: MTH 60 or LAT 236
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

167. LAT 223 SITE SURVEYING AND ANALYSIS - PREREQUISITE CHANGE
Proposed: Prerequisite: LAT 236; or department permission.
Currently: MTH 60 or LAT 236
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

168. LANDSCAPE TECHNOLOGY AAS DEGREE - PROGRAM REVISION
Involves addition and deletion of courses in program; addition of exit requirement
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

169. LANDSCAPE DESIGN TWO-YEAR CERTIFICATE -PROGRAM REVISION
Involves deletion of courses and addition of one course; addition of exit requirement.
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

170. LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION TWO-YEAR CERTIFICATE - PROGRAM REVISION
Involves deletion of courses and addition of one course; addition of exit requirement.
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

171. LANDSCAPE MANAGEMENT TWO-YEAR CERTIFICATE - PROGRAM REVISION
Involves deletion of courses and addition of one course; addition of exit requirement.
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

172. PLANT PROPAGATION TWO-YEAR CERTIFICATE - CERTIFICATE INACTIVATION
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED as part of the total Landscape Program Revision..

173. LANDSCAPE SERVICES TECHNICIAN ONE-YEAR CERTIFICATE - PROGRAM REVISION
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

174. FACILITIES MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGY - PROGRAM REVISION
Addition and deletion of courses from program
Requested implementation term: 200302
RECOMMENDED

175. MA 131 INTRO TO MEDICAL SCIENCE - COURSE CREDIT/CONTACT HOUR CHANGE
Proposed: 5 lec, 5 cr
Currently: 3 lec, 3 cr
Requested implementation term: 200302
POSTPONED so that faculty representation may be at the meeting to support this request.

176. CAS 112D INTERMEDIATE DREAMWEAVER - COURSE DESCRIPTION CHANGE
Proposed: Plan and publish professional web sites by using the intermediate features of Dreamweaver. Utilizes existing scripts, audio video, graphics and other emerging technologies. Explores issues such as accessibility, security and E-commerce. Includes extensive use of the Internet. Recommended: CAS 111D or equivalent.
Currently: Plan and publish professional web sites by exploring a variety of software tools. Utilizes existing scripts, audio, video, graphics, and other emerging technologies. Explores issues such as security and E-commerce. Includes extensive use of the Internet. Recommended: CAS 111 or equivalent.
RECOMMENDED as a New Course due to the change in course number.

177. BUILDING CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY TWO-YEAR
CERTIFICATE
- PROGRAM REVISION
Addition and deletion of current courses in 2-year program.
Requested implementation term: 200304
RECOMMENDED

 

ADDENDUM

The following curricular items have been added to the committee minutes so that the college community has the opportunity to view changes that do not require committee approval:

LAT 211 Plant Propagation II - Course Title Change to Plant Propagation
MP 111 Medical Terminology - Course Number Change to MA 111
MP 121 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care - Course Number Change to MA 121
MP 180 Coding and Reimbursement - Course Number Change to MA 180
MP 131 Medical Science - Course Number Change to MA 131
MP 136 Medical Terminology - Course Number Change to MA 136