Minutes of the February 6, 2013 Meeting

University Curriculum Committee
University of Mary Washington
6 February 2013

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Present: Voting members:

  • Gail Brooks  – College of Business, secretary
  • Stephen Davies (Computer Science), chair – University Faculty Council
  • Beverly Epps (Foundation, Leadership, and Special Populations) – College of Education
  • Brad Hansen (Economics), College of Arts and Sciences

Non-voting members:

  • Rita Dunston – Registrar
  • John Morello – Associate Provost

Chair Stephen Davies called the meeting to order at 3:09 p.m. in Trinkle B6.

Old Business:

The following expedited proposals were approved as a result of the public comment period passing on November 20, 2012 without any question or objections.

  1. Change the prerequisites of CPSC 444.
  2. Change the course title of ANTH 317.
  3. Change the course number of ANTH 312.
  4.  Change the course description of EDCI 591.
  5.  Change the course descriptions of EDCI 590.
  6. Change the course descriptions of EDCI 589.
  7. Change the prerequisite and course description change of EDCI 580.

The following expedited proposals were approved as a result of the public comment period passing on January 23, 2013 without any question or objections.

  1. Change the title and prerequisites of MMIS 540.
  2. Change the prerequisites of MBUS 534.
  3. Change the title, prerequisites, and description of MMIS 515.
  4.  Change the prerequisites of MMIS 505.
  5. Change the title, description, prerequisites, & prefix of MBUS 555 (to MMIS 555).
  6. Change the title, description, prerequisites, & prefix of MBUS 554 (to MMIS 554).
  7. Change the prerequisites of MMIS 531, 532, 535, and 570.
  8. Change the description of MMIS 500.
  9. Change the prerequisites of MBUS 548.
  10. Change the title, description, and prerequisites of MBUS 502.
  11. Change the title, description, and prefix of BPST 316 (to LRSP 316).
  12.  Change the description and description of ACCT 201 (to LRSP 201).
  13. Change the title and description of EDCI 544.
  14. Change the prerequisites of 12 HIST 400-level courses.
  15. Change the description of SPAN 485.
  16. Change the prerequisites of SPAN 420.
  17. Change the description of SPAN 481.
  18. Change the prerequisites of HIST 486.
  19. Change the prerequisites of HIST 485.
  20. Change the description and prerequisites of ENGL 470.
  21. Change the title, prerequisites, and number of ECON 383 (becomes 485).
  22. Change the title, description, and prerequisites of CPSC 425.
  23. Change the title and description of ENGL 300.
  24. Change the title of CPSC 420.

New Business:

College of Education

  1.  The Committee approved a proposal for a new course IDIS 307: How Things Work: Engineering and the Design Process.
  2. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course IDIS 407: Field Project in STEM Education.
  3.  The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDSE 512: General and Special Ed. Goals & Practices.
  4. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 501: Ed. Goals & Practices: Secondary or Middle.
  5. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 453: The Teaching of English & Theatre Arts.
  6. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 553: The Teaching of English & Theatre Arts.
  7. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 454: The Teaching of Foreign Language.
  8. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 554: The Teaching of Foreign Language.
  9. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 455: The Teaching of History & Social Sciences.
  10.  The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 555: The Teaching of History & Social Sciences.
  11.  The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 456: The Teaching of Mathematics and Computer Science.
  12. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 556: The Teaching of Mathematics and Computer Science.
  13. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 457: The Teaching of Music.
  14.  The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 557: The Teaching of Music.
  15. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 458: The Teaching of Sciences.
  16. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 558: The Teaching of Sciences.
  17. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 459: The Teaching of Visual Arts.
  18. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 559: The Teaching of Visual Arts.
  19. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDCI 552: The Teaching of Business and Information Technology.
  20. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EDUC 272: Special Topics in Education.
  21. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Post-Baccalaureate Pathway: Special Education General Curriculum K-12 program requirements.
  22. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Post-Baccalaureate Pathway: Secondary program requirements.
  23. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Post-Baccalaureate Pathway: PreK-12 program requirements.
  24. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Post-Baccalaureate Pathway: Middle Grades program requirements.
  25. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Post-Baccalaureate Pathway: P-12 ESL program requirements.
  26. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Post-Baccalaureate Pathway: Special Education General Curriculum program requirements.
  27. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Five-Year Pathway: Special Education General Curriculum program requirements.
  28. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Five Year Pathway: Secondary program requirements.
  29. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Five Year Pathway: PreK-12 program requirements.

College of Business   

  1. With the modification of removing the admission requirements from the proposal, the Committee approved a proposal to revise the Master of Business Administration program requirements.
  2. With the modification of removing the admission requirements from the proposal, the Committee approved a proposal to revise the Master of Science in Management Information Systems program requirements.
  3. With the modification of deleting the prefix ANLY, the Committee approved a proposal for a new course BUAD 400: Analytics Application Development.
  4. With the modification of deleting the prefix ANLY, the Committee approved a proposal for a new course BUAD 403: Foundations & Applications of Data Analytics.
  5. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course LRSP 308: Marketing & Management Modules.
  6. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course MBUS 549: Quantitative Modeling & Supply Chain Management.
  7. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course MBUS 559: Accounting for Decision Making and Control.

College of Arts and Sciences  

  1. The Committee approved a proposal for a new major Interdisciplinary Science Studies.
  2. The Committee approved a proposal for a new minor Digital Studies.
  3. The Committee approved a proposal for a new minor Data Science.
  4. The Committee approved a proposal to revise the Computer Science major.
  5. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course CHEM 101: Foundations of Chemistry.
  6. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course CPSC 109: Introduction to Modeling and Simulation.
  7. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course DGST 101: Introduction to Digital Studies.
  8. With the modification of correcting the prerequisite from GEOG 101 to GEOG 110, the Committee approved a proposal for a new course EESC/GEOL 240: Field Methods in Environmental Science & Geology.
  9. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course EESC/GEOL 340: Energy Resources & Technology.
  10. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course ENGL 451: Seminar in New Media.
  11. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course HONR 201: Honors Service Learning.
  12. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course MATH 120: Quantitative Reasoning for the Sciences.
  13. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course MATH 000: Experiential Learning in Math.
  14. The Committee approved a proposal for a new course MATH 481: Theory of Interest.
  15. The Committee approved changes to the Spanish Major.

 

The meeting adjourned at 5:35 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,

Gail Brooks