University of Minnesota, Morris
Morris, Minnesota

MINUTES-1996-97 CURRICULUM COMMITTEE MEETING #28
May 21, 1997; 3:00 p.m.; Behmler Conference Room

Present: Ballou, Ellis, Farrell, Frenier, Imholte, Kissock, Korth, J. Lee, Schuman, Whelan

Absent: Bauer, Davis, Hansen, M. Lee, Thielke, Vickstrom


PEER TUTORING IN COLLEGE:
Motion was made to accept the proposal for a quarter course, IS 3101-02-03, Peer Tutoring in College.

VOTE: Unanimous in favor (6-0-0).


REVISED THEATRE SEMESTER PROPOSAL:
Motion was made to accept the revised semester conversion plan, which reduced the total credits required for the major to 38-40.

VOTE: Unanimous in favor (6-0-0).


SOCIAL SCIENCE SEMESTER PROPOSALS:
Motion was made to accept the Liberal Arts for the Human Services semester conversion plan.

VOTE: Unanimous in favor (7-0-0).

Motion was made to accept the Division of the Social Sciences semester conversion plan, including Anthropology, Economics, Geography, History, Management, Political Science, Psychology, Social Sciences Major, and Sociology.

VOTE: Unanimous in favor (7-0-0).


DIVISION OF EDUCATION SEMESTER PROPOSALS:
Motion was made to accept the Division of Education semester conversion plan, including Education, UC/CEE courses, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, and Wellness and Sport Science.

VOTE: Unanimous in favor (8-0-0).



REVISED MUSIC SEMESTER PROPOSAL:
Motion was made to accept the revised semester conversion plan, which reduced the 44 credits required for the major to 40.

VOTE: In favor--7; opposed--1; abstentions--0 (7-1-0)



INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES SEMESTER PROPOSALS:
Motion was made to accept the Interdisciplinary Studies semester conversion plan, including Individual IS Courses, European Studies, Latin American Area Studies, and Women's Studies.

VOTE: Unanimous in favor (8-0-0).


BIOL 1114, BIOLOGY OF CELLS:
Motion was made to grant retroactive approval for the C2 requirement effective 5/94.

VOTE: Unanimous in favor (8-0-0).




NEXT MEETING:
Schuman thanked the committee members for their Herculean efforts in the task of semester conversion, and canceled the meeting scheduled for Friday, May 23, at 9:00 a.m.

Meeting adjourned 3:30 p.m.
Submitted by Darla Peterson

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