Minutes 3-2-2005

CURRICULUM GEN/ED COMMITTEE of the
EDUCATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL
MINUTES
March 2, 2005
SYLVANIA CAMPUS, CC BLDG, CONF ROOM B
3:00 - 5:00 pm

Committee Members:

X

Kendra Cawley, Chair

X

Diane Kamali

X

Dieterich Steinmetz

X Moe O’Connor
X

Michael Cleghorn

X

Pam Kessinger

X

Doris Werkman

X Susan Wilson
X

Amy Alday-Murray

X

Dan Findley

X

Joe Wright

X Marlene Eid

 

Guests:

Susanne Christopher, Taylor Hannah, Karen Jolly, Inge VanWaardenburg, Marcio Lemos, Loretta Goldy, Art Schneider

The meeting was called to order at 3:02.

Informational Items from the Curriculum Office:

            (These items do not require curriculum committee recommendation)

    • Experimental Course Requests
      • ART 299 – Portfolio Seminar
    • Course Inactivations
      • DH 212
    • Distance Learning Modality Approvals
      • None this month

OLD BUSINESS .

273. HE 242 – Stress and Human Health

            Requisite Change: delete prerequisites

RECOMMENDED w/ “Recommended: WR121”

274. HE 254 - Weight-loss and Personal Health

            New Course

RECOMMENDED

 

NEW BUSINESS

275. HE 252 – First Aid Basics and Beyond

            Contact/Credit Hour Change: From 3 Lecture to 4 Lecture

Refered to 4 Credit Conversion Committee

276. HE 255 – Film and Public Health

            New Course

RECOMMENDED

277. CAS 123 – Production Keyboarding

            Description Change

            Requisite Change

Withdrawn

278. ENL 140 – American Culture & Communication I

            Contact/Credit Hour Change: 5 credits to 3 credits

RECOMMENDED w/prerequisite change “ ENNL Placement at 150, 152, 154 or higher or instructor permission.”

279.ENL 240 – American Culture & Communication II

            Contact/Credit Hour Change: 5 credits to 3 credits

RECOMMENDED w/prerequisite change “ ENNL Placement at 250, 252, 254 or higher or instructor permission.”

280. DE 50 – Vocabulary Building

            Requisite Change

            Description Change

Postponed due to lack of SAC representation

281. DE 50 – Vocabulary Building

            Contact/Credit Hour Change: 3 credits to 1 credit

Postponed due to lack of SAC representation

282. HST 277 – Oregon Trail

            Course Description Change

RECOMMENDED

283. PSY 280a – CE: Psychology-Worksite Placement

            Description Change: See full request for details

            Requisite Change: Current: None; Proposed: WR 121 or complete WR 115 w/”C”

RECOMMENDED

284. PSY 298 – Independent Study: Psychology

            Description Change: See full request for details

            Requisite Change: Current: None; Proposed: WR 121 or complete WR 115 w/”C”

RECOMMENDED with change of Recommended/Prerequisites to “Recommended: prior study of psychology. Prerequisite: Placement in WR121 or completion of WR115 with a ‘C’ or better.  Instructor Permission Required.”

285. BA 177 – Payroll Accounting

            Description Change: remove BA96 from recommended courses

Postponed with recommendation to examine other prerequisites.

286. BA 210 – Advanced Accounting Spreadsheet Application

            Description Change: remove BA96 from recommended courses

Postponed with recommendation to examine other prerequisites.

287. BA 215 – Basic Cost Accounting

            Description Change: remove BA96 from recommended courses

Postponed with recommendation to examine other prerequisites.

288. BA 228 – Computer Accounting Applications

            Description Change: remove BA96 from recommended courses

Postponed with recommendation to examine other prerequisites.

289. BA211 – Principles of Accounting I

Description Change: Add “Recommend familiarity with spreadsheet applications such as Excel”

Postponed with recommendation to examine other prerequisites.

290. BA 212 – Principles of Accounting II

Description Change: Add “Recommend familiarity with spreadsheet applications such as Excel”

Postponed with recommendation to examine other prerequisites.

291. CIS 120 – Computer Concepts I

            Description Change

RECOMMENDED pending approval of revised description to be submitted via e-mail with endorsement of CIS and CAS SACs by March 9.

292. CIS 121 – Computer Concepts II

            Description Change

RECOMMENDED pending approval of revised description to be submitted via e-mail with endorsement of CIS and CAS SACs by March 9.

293. CIS 240M – Managing a Windows Network

            Title Change: Managing a Windows Server Environment

RECOMMENDED

294. CS 234U – Accelerated C++

            Description Change

RECOMMENDED with amended description.  CIS109 deleted from recommended courses and “Complimentary copy of Visual Studio .NET software included,” moved from end to be placed before recommended courses.

4 Credit Conversion Sub-Committee Report

Minutes of the subcommittee are posted.

 

The meeting was adjourned at 4:56 p.m.

Respectfully Submitted,

Brett Williams