Electronic Course Authorization System (ECAS)

IS 3720 - VIEW COURSE PROPOSAL

 

 

 

Approvals Received:

Department on 03-06-08 by Jayne Hacker (jayneh@umn.edu)

Approvals Pending:

Curriculum Committee > Campus Assembly > Catalog

Effective Status:

Active

Effective Term:

New: 1089 - Fall 2008
Old:
 1069 - Fall 2006

Course:

IS 3720

Institution:

UMNMO - Morris

Career:

UGRD

College:

MCAA - Academic Affairs

Department:

227 - UMM-Academic Services

 

General

Course Title Short:

Tutoring Writing

Course Title Long:

Tutoring Writing Across the Disciplines

Max-Min Credits
for Course
:

New: 2.0 to 1.0 credit(s)
Old:
 1.0 to 1.0 credit(s)

Catalog
Description
:

Tutor student writers at the Writing Room; meet regularly with other tutors for ongoing training in peer writing tutoring.

Additional Course
Information (for catalog
production):

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Grading Basis:

New:  S-N only
Old:
  Stdnt Opt

Honors Course:

No

Delivery Mode(s):

New: Conference/Workshop
Old:
 Classroom

Years most
frequently offered
:

Every academic year

Term(s) most
frequently offered
:

Fall, Spring

Component 1:

PRC (no final exam)

Auto-Enroll Course:

No

Graded Component:

PRC

Academic
Progress Units
:

Not allowed to bypass limits.
1.0 credit(s)

Financial Aid
Progress Units
:

Not allowed to bypass limits.
1.0 credit(s)

Repetition of Course:

New:  Allow up to 6 repetition(s) totalling up to 12.0 credit(s).
Old:
  Allow up to 6 repetition(s) totalling up to 6.0 credit(s).

Course Prerequisites
for Catalog
:

Engl 1011 or equiv, soph standing, #, coreq Engl 3005 for students in their first sem at the Writing Room

Course Equivalency:

No course equivalencies

Consent Requirement:

Instructor

Enforced Prerequisites:
(course-based or
non-course-based)

No prerequisites

Editor Comments:

New: 03.06.08 - Edited for PSoft. jlm
Edited for catalog 02.24.06 NEH.
Old:
 Edited for catalog 02.24.06 NEH.

Proposal Changes:

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History Information:

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Assessment and Goals:

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Rationale for
Changes or
Exceptions
:

New: CHANGE TO GRADING BASIS REFLECTS PRACTICAL RATHER THAN ACADEMIC NATURE OF WORK; CHANGE TO MAXIMUM CREDITS ENABLES ADVANCED STUDENTS TO TAKE ON ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES RELATED TO THE WRITING ROOM.
Old:
 THIS COURSE WILL SERVE AS A PRACTICUM FOR STUDENTS IN THEIR FIRST YEAR OF WORK AT THE WRITING ROOM; FOR EXPERIENCED TUTORS, IT PROVIDES A STRUCTURE FOR ONGOING EDUCATION ABOUT PEER WRITING AND RELATED TOPICS IN COMPOSITION AND RHETORIC.

 

General Education

Faculty Sponsor Name:

Tisha Turk

Requirement
this course fulfills
:

New: HUM - HUM Communication, Language, Literature & Philosophy
Old:
 

Provisional Approval:

New: Not requested
Old:
  Received on Apr 5, 2006

Regular Approval:

New:  Requested on Mar 6, 2008
Old:
  Received on Apr 5, 2006