Minutes 11-1-2006

CURRICULUM/GEN ED COMMITTEE
a standing committee of the Education Advisory Committee
Minutes
November 1, 2006 3 pm
Sylvania, CC- Conference Room B

Committee Members:

Kendra Cawley, Chair

X

Pam Kessinger

X

Ed DeGrauw

Shari Rochelle

X

Moe O’Connor

Doris Werkman

X

Scott Quinn

X

Tammy Dowd

X

Joe Wright

Dan Findley

X

Scot Leavitt

X

Jim Jeffery

X

Nancy Hutt

Todd Sanders

Committee Support:

Amy Alday-Murray

Chris Chairsell

X

Susan Wilson

Rick Aman

X

Stacey Timmins

Guests:

Linda Bruss

Karen Jolly

Andrea Pace

Ken Leibman

Barb Kaufman

Matt Constantino

Adrian Rodriguez

Catherine Sills

James Jansen

Christyn Dundorf

Information Items from the Curriculum Office:

(These items do not require curriculum committee recommendation)

Experimental Course

  • FT 199A – Event Planning
  • WR 199 – Writing for Scholarships
  • MP 199B - Basic Medical Terminology 2
  • TA 299 - Mask and Makeup Design for Theatrical Performance
  • ART 299- Mask and Makeup Design for Theatrical Performance

Course Inactivation

  • NUR 60 – Nursing Success Strategies
  • NUR 9439 - Int Adn Nur: LPN Transition
  • HUM 106 British Life and Culture
  • HUM 121 Leadership Training- I
  • HUM 122 Leadership Training- II
  • HUM 125 International Education
  • HUM 225 International Education
  • HUM 230 Transformations of Myth Through Time
  • HST 225 History of Women, Sex and the Family

OLD BUSINESS

302. CG 191- Exploring Identity and Diversity for College Success
New Course
Diversity Designation
Recommend with removal of the word “suggested” from outcomes.  This course needs to approach DAC about the Diversity designation, because this course isn’t list A or B.

1. HUM 100 – Introduction to Humanities (See CCOG for accurate description & outcomes)
New Course
GenEd Designation
Transfer List B
Diversity Request
Request Postponed pending clarification of prerequisite issues.

5. GEO 266 – Analysis with Geographic Information Systems
Course Revision – Course Title & Description
Recommend

NEW BUSINESS

37. NUR 104 - Introduction to Nursing
Course Revision – Learning Outcomes
Recommend

38. NUR 106- Foundations for Nursing and Client Self-Care
Course Revision – Description, Requisites, Learning Outcomes
Recommend with prerequisite to read: Prerequisite or concurrent registration in: PSY 215, BI 233.

39. FT 280 – Cooperative Education: Fitness Technology
Course Revision – Course Description
Recommend

40. ECE 122 – Environments for Young Children
Course Revision – Title, Description, Learning Outcomes
Recommend

41. ECE 123 – Curriculum for Young Children
Course Revision – Title, Description, Requisites, Learning Outcomes
Recommend

42. ECE 174 – Head Start Past and Present
New Course
Recommend with title from new course form

43. ECE 179 – The Power of Portfolios
New Course
Recommend with title change to: The power of Portfolios in Early Education and transcript title to read Power of Portfolios

44. ECE 184 – Puppetry & Theater
New Course
Recommend

45. ECE 186 – Nature and Gardening With Young Children
New Course
Recommend

46. ECE 173 – Children and Loss: The Effects of Divorce and Death on Young Children
New Course
Recommend with change in description from affect to effect.

47. ECE 187 – Cooking With Kids
New Course
Recommend

48. ECE 193 – Advocacy in the Field of Early Education and Family Studies
New Course
Recommend

49. ECE 198 – Building Effective Outdoor Environments
New Course
Recommend

50. ECE 188 – Block Play and Woodworking For Young Children
New Course
Recommend

51. ECE 189 – Building Relationships With Infants, Toddlers, and Their Families
New Course
Recommend with Transcript title change to: Inf/Todd Building Relationship

52. ECE 196 – OAEYC Conference and Professional Exploration
New Course
Postponed; additional information requested from SAC

53. BA 177 – Payroll Accounting
Course Revision – Description, Requisites, Learning Outcomes
Recommend with Outcome #4 to read: For an unsophisticated payroll system, be able to determine the employer’s taxes to be paid and understand how payments are made. Recommend: MTH 30 Business Mathematics, and Microcomputer experience.

54. BA 213 – Principles of Accounting III
Course Revision – Description, Requisites, Learning Outcomes
Recommend

55. BA 228 – Computer Accounting Applications
Course Revision – Description, Requisites, Learning Outcomes
Recommend with Prerequisites: BA 111 or BA 211 and CAS 133 or instructor permission.

56. BA 251 – Office Management
Course Revision – Requisites, Learning Outcomes
Recommend

57.  ENGR 211 – Statics
Course Revision – Requisites
Postponed at SAC Request

58. CAS 232 – Desktop Publishing: InDesign
New Course
Recommend with removal of “This course is a replacement for CAS 230, PageMaker. And change to: This software replaces PageMaker.

The following 6 courses are non-credit, but because they are supported by a SAC they are requested to go through the college approval process.  The reason for the change is part of the college-wide initiative to convert all ABE courses. 

59. ABE 0750B – Bilingual Basic Skills: ESL-Basic
New Course
Recommend

60. ABE 0750L - Bilingual Basic Skills: ESL-Low
New Course
Recommend

62. ABE 0750I - Bilingual Basic Skills: ESL-Intermediate
New Course
Recommend

63. ABE 0750H - Bilingual Basic Skills: ESL-High
New Course
Recommend

64. ABE 0750A - Bilingual Basic Skills: ESL-Advanced
New Course
Recommend

65. ABE 0750M - Bilingual Basic Skills: ESL-Mixed
New Course
Recommend

66. HST 111 – U.S. History Skills and Issues
New Course
Remove General Education Request (must be a 3 credit course)
Recommend with title change to: U.S. History: Skills and Issues.