UMM ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

COURSE PROPOSALS

Form RC:

Revised Course Proposal

FORM RC

(2/00)

Discipline:

French

 

 

Date:

9/19/00

 

Course Revision #1

I. Give complete UMM catalog entry (deletions in strikethru font, additions underlined)(see instructions)

Fren 3021f. Contemporary France Modern France. (IP; 4 cr; QP-1120 or #; SP-2002 or #; not offered 1999-2000 2001-2002)

A study of the evolution of French culture from 1870 to the present as France developed into a modern, multicultural democracy.

II. Rationale (see instructions):

Course name has been changed to better reflect the subject matter.

Course Revision #2

I. Give complete UMM catalog entry (deletions in strikethru font, additions underlined)(see instructions)

Fren 3041s. French Cultural Heritage in Other Lands Francophone Worlds. (IP; 4 cr; QP 1120; SP-2002 or #; not offered 1999-2000 2002-2003)

Readings in a variety of cultural and literary texts from among French-language writers of Africa, the Caribbean, North America, and Europe; study of issues of national identity, race, gender, and postcolonial consciousness.

II. Rationale (see instructions):

Outdated course title has been changed to a more politically up-to-date title.

Course Revision #3

I. Give complete UMM catalog entry (deletions in strikethru font, additions underlined)(see instructions)

Fren 4100s f,s. Variable Topics in French. (Hum; 4 cr; repeatable when topic changes; QP-3300; SP 2002 or equiv or #; not offered 1999-2000 offered when feasible)

Topics in the language, culture, or literature of France or other French-speaking peoples. Topics to be announced.

II. Rationale (see instructions):

Semesters when offered has been changed to allow greater flexibility.

Regular Approval Process:

Forms RC must go through the following regular approval process (put check in box and date when approved):

 

Date

Step #

KB

9/19/00

1)

Discipline approves (sends hard copy and electronic copy of proposal to #2)

JN

9/27/00

2)

Division approves (Division Chair sends proposal to #3)

 

 

3)

Curriculum Committee approves (sends proposal to #4)

 

 

4)

Campus Assembly approves. (Course revisions become effective immediately following Campus Assembly approval, unless specifically requested otherwise in the Rationales.)

Provisional Approval Process:

If time does not allow for the regular approval procedures to be completed before the course is to be taught, or if a course will be taught only once, "provisional approval" can be secured for a one-time offering of the course. For provisional approval, curricular change forms must go through the following process (put check in box and date when approved):

 

Date

Step #

 

 

1)

Discipline approves (sends hard copy and electronic copy of proposal to #2)

 

 

2)

Division Chair, approving for one-time offering, sends proposal to #3

 

 

3)

Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, with concurrence of the Division Chairs, approves the course for a one-time offering