UMM ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

COURSE PROPOSALS

Form RC:

Revised Course Proposal

FORM RC

(2/00)

 

Discipline:

Wellness & Sports Science

 

 

Date:

3/14/2002

 

Course Revision #1

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

WSS 1051f,s. Fitness for Life. (2 cr; S-N only)

 

II. Rationale (see instructions):

The students are involved in assessing current fitness and planning a new lifetime program that requires research and activities outside the class. The disciplines feels that students should have the option of taking the class A-F based on the course work required.

 

Course Revision #2

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

WSS 2004 s Variable Topics in Wellness and Sport Science I: Psychological Aspects of Sports (2cr; prereq WSS 2005)

WSS 2402s. Psychological Aspects of Sports. (SS; 2 cr; prereq 2401)

 

II. Rationale (see instructions):

The prerequisite a WSS 2401 is being added. An understanding of the social factors that influence people in relation to sports and recreation is required.

This course is being changed from a Topic course. WSS has developed a “Suggested Area of Concentration” in Sports management. This is a required course in the Area of Concentration. The course is also being assigned a GER of SS.

Course Revision #3

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

WSS 2005 s Variable Topics in Wellness and Sport Science I: Sociological Aspects of Sports (2cr; prereq WSS 2005)

WSS 2401s. Sociological Aspects of Sports. (SS; 2 cr)

 

II. Rationale (see instructions):

This course is being changed from a Topics Course. WSS has developed a “Suggested Area of Concentration” in Sports management. This is a required course in the Area of Concentration. The course is also being assigned a GER of SS.

 

Regular Approval Process:

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

 

Date

Step #

CD/MF

3/27/02

1)

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

 

CK

3/29/02

2)

Division approves (Division Chair sends proposal to #3)

 

JFS

4/8/02

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