University of Minnesota, Morris

Morris, Minnesota 56267

September 12, 2002

 

Note: Paper copies of these forms are available in the Library, Division Offices, Info Center, and MCSA.

 

MEMO TO:    Sam Schuman, Chair, Executive Committee

 

FROM:           John F. Schwaller, Chair, Curriculum Committee

 

SUBJECT:       Items Approved by the Curriculum Committee

 

Please find attached items approved by the Curriculum Committee, which should be placed on the agenda for the next meeting of the Campus Assembly. These are action items for which detailed course information is included.

 

 

Meeting

Vote

            Agenda Item Description

Date

(For-Against-Abstentions)

 

Fall 2002 Curricular Changes

Division of Education:

 

 

Wellness and Sport Science

3 course revisions

 

WSS 1051 Fitness for Life

Changed from S-N only to Student Option

 

WSS 2402 Psychological Aspects of Sports

The course is changed from a topic course, adding a prereqs of WSS 2401 and a GER of SS.

 

WSS 2401 Sociological Aspects of Sports

The course is changed from a topic course and adding a GER of SS.

 

04/08/2002

 

(9-2-0)

Division of Humanities

 

 

Italian

2 new course proposals

 

Ital 1301 CE: Beginning Italian I

 

Ital 1302 CE: Beginning Italian II

 

 

Pending

On agenda for 9/18/02

 

Interdisciplinary

 

 

1 course revision

 

IS 3110 Rural Community Field Project: Center for Small Towns

Pending

On agenda for 9/18/02

 


 

Division of Science and Math:

 

 

Biology

1 new course proposal and 12 course revisions

 

Biol 4331 Global Change Ecology

This course previously received provisional approval for a one-time offering. Now the discipline would like to make it a regularly taught course.

 

Biol 1101 Freshman Seminar in Biological Principles

Biol 3101 Genetics

Biol 3121 Molecular Biology

Biol 3131 Ecology

Biol 4102 Human Physiology

Biol 4111 Microbiology

Biol 4151 Entomology

Biol 4191 Freshwater Biology

Biol 4211 Biochemistry

Biol 4311 Conservations Genetics

Biol 4901 Senior Seminar

Biol 4994H Senior Honors Project

 

Changes from prerequisite clean-up project.

 

 

04/01/2002

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

04/15/2002

 

(11-0-0)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(10-0-0)

Chemistry

1 course deletion and 8 course revisions

 

Chem 1102H Honors: General Chemistry II-DELETED

 

 

4/15/02

 

(10-0-0)

Chemistry

8 course revisions

 

Chem 2301 Organic Chemistry I

Chem 2302 Organic Chemistry II

Chem 2311 Organic Chemistry Lab

Chem 2321 Introduction to Research

Chem 3101 Analytical Chemistry

Chem 3501 Physical Chemistry

Chem 3502 Physical Chemistry II

Chem 3511 Physical Chemistry Lab

 

Changes from prerequisite clean-up project.

 

 

4/15/02

 

(10-0-0)

Computer Science

7 course revisions

 

Csci 1302 Problem Solving and Algorithm Dvlpt II

CSci 2101 Data Structures

CSci 2901 Seminar I

CSci 4901 Seminar II

CSci 4400 Variable Topics in Computing Services

CSci 4500, Variable Topics in Theory

CSci 4600 Variable Topics in Programming and Languages

 

Changes from prerequisite clean-up project.

 

 

4/15/02

 

(10-0-0)

Geology

1 new course proposal and 3 course revisions

 

Geol 3061f Introduction to Soils and Soil Geochemistry

Geol 3411 Advanced Stratigraphy: Subsurface Methods

Geol 3421 Airphoto Interpretation

Geol 3601 Introduction to Geochemistry

 

Changes from prerequisite clean-up project.

 

 

 

04/01/2002

 

04/15/2002

 

 

 

 

(11-0-0)

 

(10-0-0)

Math

3 course revisions

 

Math 1021 Survey of Calculus

Math 3501 Applied Deterministic Modeling for Management Science

Math 3502 Applied Probabilistic Modeling for Management Science

 

Changes from prerequisite clean-up project.

 

 

04/15/2002

 

(10-0-0)

Statistics

1 course revision

 

Stat 4994H Senior Honors Project

 

Changes from prerequisite clean-up project.

 

 

04/15/2002

 

(10-0-0)

Division of the Social Sciences:

 

 

African-American Studies Minor

New minor proposal

Form B (minor requirements)
Course List

 

03/04/2002

(10-0-1)

Management

1 new course proposal

 

Mgmt 3701 Organizational Behavior

 

 

04/15/2002

 

(10-0-0)

Psychology

1 new course proposal

 

Psy 3701 Organizational Behavior

 

 

 

04/15/2002

 

(10-0-0)


 

Spring 2003 and Fall 2003 Curricular Changes

Division of Education:

Wellness and Sport Science

2 new course proposals

 

WSS 4101 Planning and Programming of Athletic Facilities, Offered Spring 2003

 

WSS 4102 Organization and Administration of Athletics and Recreation. Offered Fall 2003

 

 

04/08/2002

 

(9-2-0)

Division of Humanities

 

 

French

1 new course proposal

 

Fren 3071 French Fairy Tale and the Fantastic

 

 

04/01/2002

 

(11-0-0)

Division of the Social Sciences:

 

 

Economics

4 new topics course proposals with GER specified

 

Econ 3005 Variable Topics in Economics: Experimental and Behavioral Economics I

 

Econ 3006 Variable Topics in Economics: Experimental and Behavioral Economics II

 

Econ 3007 Variable Topics in Economics: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics I

 

Econ 3008 Variable Topics in Economics: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics II

 

 

04/15/2002

 

(10-0-0)

Psychology

1 new course proposal

 

Psy 3521 Health Psychology

 

04/15/2002

 

(10-0-0)

 

 

 

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