Minutes of the January 21, 2016 Meeting

University Curriculum Committee

106 George Washington Hall, 3:25 PM to 4:45 PM

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Members Present:  Dawn Bowen, Rita Dunston, Lance Gentry, John Morello, Margaret Ray, and Pat Reynolds.

Pat opened the meeting at 3:25 PM. The committee confirmed that the minutes from the previous meeting had been confirmed electronically.

New Business:

NEWPRG-MNR-CAS-2015-4512
New minor – Contemplative Studies
12/11/2015 NEWPRG PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (12/11/2015)

It was approved by the committee.        
CHGPRG-DEG-CAS-NODEPT-2015-4511
Change Honors Program requirements – (1) delete course contract option, (2) decrease HN courses required after FSEM by 6 credits, and (3) require 3 credits in 491/492 for capstone.
12/11/2015 CHGPRG PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (12/11/2015)

It was approved by the committee.        
NEWCRS-IDIS195-CAS-NODEPT-2015-4510
New course – Life and Career After UMW
12/11/2015 NEWCRS PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (12/11/2015)

It was approved by the committee with the amendment that the prerequisite is changed to senior standing or permission of instructor.        
NEWCRS-IDIS193-CAS-NODEPT-2015-4509
New course – Personal Development for Life and Career
12/11/2015 NEWCRS PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (12/11/2015)

It was approved by the committee.        

 

 

NEWCRS-PSYC351-CAS-PSYC-2015-4508
New course – Positive Psychology
12/11/2015 NEWCRS PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (12/11/2015)

It was approved by the committee.        
NEWPRG-MNR-COB-2015-4496
New Minor — Finance and Quantitative Analysis. Action on this proposal was tabled until the January 21, 2016 UCC meeting.
11/23/2015 NEWPRG PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (11/23/2015)

It was approved by the committee.        
NEWPRG-MGR-COB-2015-4495
New major — International Business. Action on this proposal was tabled until the January 21, 2016 UCC meeting.
11/23/2015 NEWPRG PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (11/23/2015)

It was approved by the committee (3 yes votes, one abstained). The chair of the Economics department expressed concern that the Economics department would have trouble meeting demand for Econ 382 (International Economics). The Associate Provost pointed out that the CAS and COB deans had an agreement to handle resources.

 

 

NEWPRG-MNR-CAS-CPSC-2015-4492

New Minor – Information Security. Action tabled until the January 21, 2016 meeting.

11/19/2015 CHGPRG PDF of Proposal

Status History

§  Under UCC Review (11/19/2015)

It was approved by the committee.

 

 

The meeting was adjourned at 4:45 PM.