October 12, 2017

January 2017 UGC Agenda

UNDERGRADUATE COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
Wednesday, January 25th, 2017, 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

I. Call to Order

II. Announcements/Discussion

IIINew Business

Proposal from the Center for Academic Advising, Retention and Transitions
Contact Person: Jacquelyn L. Nash, Associate Director for UNIV Courses and Programs
3-3223, jhilldru@gmu.edu

 

Proposals from the College of Education and Human Development
Contact Person: Ellen Rodgers, Associate Dean, Student and Academic Affairs
3-2034 erodger1@gmu.edu

Inactivated Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

  • ATEP 180 Emergency Medical Care for Physically Active Populations
  • TOUR 312 Ecotourism

Modified Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

  • ECED 402 Foundations of Language & Literacy for Diverse Prekindergarten & Kindergarten Learners
  • ECED 406 Medical and Developmental Aspects of Disabilities of Diverse Young Learners
  • ECED 422 Developing Language, Literacy, and Communication of Diverse Infants and Toddlers
  • SPMT 425 Sport Analytics
  • TOUR 241 Hospitality, Tourism and Events Management Practicum
  • TOUR 314 Hospitality, Tourism, and Events Management Revenue Management
  • TOUR 330 Resort Management
  • TOUR 331 Cruise Ship Management
  • TOUR 340 Sustainable Tourism
  • TOUR 352 Heritage and Cultural Tourism
  • TOUR 362 Cultural and Environmental Interpretation
  • TOUR 412 Hospitality, Tourism, and Events Management Marketing
  • TOUR 414 Hospitality, Tourism, and Event Management Finance
  • TOUR 420 Tourism Planning Policy
  • TOUR 440 Meetings and Conventions
  • TOUR 450 Hospitality Human Resource Management
  • TOUR 460 Facilities Management
  • TOUR 470 Career Preparation
  • TOUR 480 Special Topics
  • TOUR 490 Hospitality, Tourism and Events Management Internship

New Courses (ACTION ITEMS):

  • ECED 490 Internship in Early Childhood Education
  • ECED 411 Assessment of Diverse Young Learners
  • ECED 412 Language and Literacy Assessment and Instruction for Diverse Primary Grade Learners
  • ECED 413 Integrating Social Studies Across the Content Areas for Diverse Young Learners
  • ECED 415  Mathematics for Diverse Young Learners
  • ECED 416 Science for Diverse Young Learners
  • ECED 485 Applied and Teacher Research in Early Childhood Education
  • ECED 490 Internship in Early Childhood Education
  • RECR 139 Archery Introduction

Modified Programs (ANNOUNCEMENT):

New Programs (Action Items):

 

Proposal from the College of Health and Human Services
Contact Person: Cathy Tompkins, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Studies,
3-2838, ctompkin@gmu.edu

Inactivated Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

Modified Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

  • GCH 380 Public Health Resource Methods
  • GCH 465 Community Health Capstone
  • HAP 489 Pre-Internship Seminar
  • HAP 498 Heath Administration Internship
  • NURS 305 Application of Basic Nursing Techniques
  • NURS 310 Application of Basic Nursing Care
  • NURS 312 Basic Nursing Care of Adults
  • NURS 330 Nursing Fundamentals
  • NURS 334 Nursing as a Health Profession and Discipline
  • NURS 336 Concepts of Professional Nursing as a Discipline
  • NURS 337 Application of Nursing Fundamental Technologies
  • NURS 344 Intermediate Nursing Technologies
  • NURS 350 Application of Nursing Care for Individuals and Small Groups
  • NURS 351 Application of Intermediate Nursing Technologies
  • NURS 358 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Maternal/Infant Nursing
  • NURS 359 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Pediatric Nursing
  • NURS 388 Problem-Based Clinical Inquiry
  • NURS 425 Comprehensive Health Assessment
  • NURS 427 Advanced Technologies for the Accelerated Pathway
  • NURS 428 Community Health Clinic for the Accelerated Pathway
  • NURS 434 Vulnerable Populations
  • NURS 436 Leadership and Management in Health Care
  • NURS 440 Community Health and Epidemiology
  • NURS 451 Advanced Clinical Preceptorship
  • NURS 457 Introduction to Nursing Informatics
  • NURS 465Examination and Integration of Professional and Health Care Issues
  • NURS 467 Clinical in Community Health Nursing
  • NURS 468 Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing
  • NURS 469 Clinical in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing
  • NURS 491 Critical Thinking and Analysis of Test Taking Strategies

New Courses (ACTION ITEMS):

  • NURS 435 Public Health Preceptorship for Nurses
  • SOCW 495 Field Practicum and Seminar I
  • SOCW 496 Field Practicum and Seminar II

Modified Programs (ANNOUNCEMENT):

New Program (ANNOUNCEMENT):

 

Proposal from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Contact Person: Vita Vock, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Academic Affairs
3-1060 vvock@gmu.edu

Inactivated Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

  • ARTH380 African Art
  • CHSS 310 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • CL 300 Introduction to Comparative Literature
  • COMM 432 Political Communication

Modified Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

New Courses (ACTION ITEMS):

  • ARTH206 Survey of African Art
  • ARTH318 Art and Archeology of Ancient Egypt
  • COMM 327 Political Communication
  • COMM 384 Public Relations and Social Media
  • CRIM 485 Study Abroad
  • ECON 485 Smithian Political Economy I
  • ECON 486 Smithian Political Economy II
  • ENGH 100 Composition for Multilingual Writers
  • HIST 384 Global History of Christianity
  • HIST 396 Introduction to Public History
  • INTS 355 Consciousness, Meaning and Life-Purpose
  • PHIL 306 Philosophy Internship
  • PSYC 301 Research Methods in Psychology
  • RELI 384 Global History of Christianity
  • SPAN 485 Topics in Community-Based Spanish

Modified Programs (ANNOUNCEMENT):

New Programs (ACTION ITEMS):

 

Proposal from the College of Science
Contact Person: Dr. Kevin Curtin, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, 3-4243, curtin@gmu.edu

Modified Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

  • BINF 401 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

New Courses (ACTION ITEMS):

Modified Programs (ANNOUNCEMENT):

Proposal from the Office of the Provost
Contact Person: Gbemi Disu, Executive Director, Office of Global Strategy, Office of the Provost
3-5479 Email: gdisu@gmu.edu

New Program (ACTION ITEM):

 

Proposals from the School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Contact Person: Mara Schoeny, Associate Professor, Director, Undergraduate Program
3-9191 mschoeny@gmu.edu

New Course (ACTION ITEM):

  • CONF 386  Study Abroad: Context and Synthesis

Modified Program (ANNOUNCEMENT):

Proposal from Volgenau School of Engineering
Contact Person: Pelin Kurtay, Associate Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering
3-7606 paksoy@gmu.edu

Inactivated Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

  • CS 225 Culture and Theory of Games

Modified Courses (ANNOUNCEMENT):

  • BENG 101 Introduction to Engineering
  • BENG 492 Senior Advanced Design Project I
  • BENG 493 RS Senior Advanced Design Project II
  • ECE 301 Digital Electronics
  • IT 216 System Analysis and Design
  • IT 306 Program Design and Data Structures
  • IT 308 Event Driven Programming
  • IT 331 Web I: Web Development
  • IT 342 Operating Systems Fundamentals
  • IT 352 Security Administration of Linux Systems
  • IT 366 Network Security I
  • IT 390 Rapid Development of Scalable Applications
  • IT 410 Web Programming
  • IT 436 Agile Web Development with Open Source Framework
  • IT 465 Peer-to-Peer Systems and Overlay Networks
  • IT 490 Application Maintenance and Spiral Development
  • IT 492 Senior Design Project I
  • IT 495 Turning Ideas into Successful Companies
  • IT 496 Decision Making in IT Ventures
  • ME 311 Mechanical Experimentation I
  • ME 313 Material Science
  • ME 321 Mechanical Experimentation II
  • ME 322 Fluid Mechanics
  • ME 323 Heat Transfer
  • ME 341 Design of Mechanical Elements
  • ME 342 Design of Thermal Systems
  • ME 351 Analytical Methods in Engineering
  • ME 352 Entrepreneurship in Engineering
  • ME 431 Systems Dynamics
  • ME 432 Control Engineering
  • ME 443 Mechanical Design I
  • ME 444 Mechanical Design II
  • ME 453 Developing the Societal Engineer
  • ME 499 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering
  • SYST 221 Systems Modeling Laboratory
  • SYST 395 Applied Systems Engineering

New Courses (ACTION ITEMS):

  • CYSE 499 Special Topics in Cyber Security Engineering
  • CS 491 Industry-Sponsored Senior Design Project 

Modified Programs (ANNOUNCEMENT):

IV.  Adjournment