UMM ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

COURSE PROPOSALS

Form RC:

Revised Course Proposal

FORM RC

(2/00)

 

Discipline:

Physics

 

 

Date:

Sept. 5, 2002

 

Course Revision #1

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

Phys 4901sf. Senior Thesis. (1 cr; prereq sr; course begins in fall and runs all year)

Capstone experience in physics. Investigation of a selected topic of current interest in physics. Presentation of results orally and in writing.

 

II. Rationale (see instructions):

To get students off to an earlier start on their senior thesis, the course is being moved to fall semester. Students will not, however, be expected to complete the course until some time in spring semester.

 

Regular Approval Process:

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

 

Date

Step #

X

9/5/02

1)

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

 

X

9/19/02

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.)