UMM ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

COURSE PROPOSALS

Form NC:

New Course Proposal

FORM NC

(2/00)

 

Discipline:

Music

Form NC #:

 

Date:

9/14/01

 

 

I. Give complete UMM catalog entry (see instructions).

Mus 3221. Guitar

Mus 3222. Electric Bass

 

II. Rationale (see instructions):

We have people who are able to teach these instruments and it gives two more options to the students who want to select from the various performance mediums.

 

III. Other Course Information

First semester to be offered:

Fall 2003 / Fall 2003

Principal Faculty Sponsor(s):

Matt Dingo / Travis Freudenberg

Is course repeatable? (if yes, give max cr)

Yes / Yes to 8 credits

To what quarter course(s) does this correspond?

None / None

Course Type (choose one from instruction sheet):

Individual Instruction / Individual Instruction

 

Course requires:(check all that apply):

 

Laboratory sections

 

Recitation/discussion sections

IV. Assessment Information

Please state clearly and briefly the GOALS of this course.

 

To teach students how to perform on the guitar/electric bass with accuracy and expression and to learn about performance literature for the guitar/electric bass.

 

How will you ASSESS the success of this course in achieving the GOALS described above?

 

The student will be assessed each week on the progress made on assigned material. The student also must pass a performance test at the end of each semester.

 

V. GER Exception Request

If no GER category is being designated for this course, give rationale for exception:

 

VI. Honors Rationale

If an Honors course, please outline how your proposed course will fit the Honors Program guidelines.

 

 

Regular Approval Process:

For long-term approval, curricular change forms must go through the following regular approval process (put check in box and date when approved):

 

Date

Step #

JC

11/14/01

1)

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

 

JN

11/14/01

2)

Division approves (Division Chair sends proposal to #3)

 

JFS

4/1/02

3)

Curriculum Committee approves (sends proposal to #4)

 

 

 

4)

Campus Assembly approves. (New courses become effective immediately following Campus Assembly approval.)

 

 

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