Agenda
Faculty Senate Consent Agenda
December 2008

Consent Agenda

The following items are referred to the Faculty Senate for review and action at its meeting scheduled for December 10, 2008:

1. Undergraduate and School of Law course change proposals approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008: Table A and Table D.

2. Graduate and Dual credit course change proposals approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on October 24, 2008 and the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008: Table B and Table C.

3. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Fulbright College Dean – New combined major in Asian Studies (Table 1, Attachment 1A and Attachment 1B) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

4. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – All BA degrees, Mathematics requirement -  (Table 1, Attachment 1C) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

5. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Art – ARTBFA - BFA, Art, ARED Concentration (Table 1, Attachment 1D) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

6. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Art – ARTBFA - BFA, Art (Table 1, Attachment 1E) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

7. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Art – ART-M – Minor in Art Studio (Table 1, Attachments 1F and 1G) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

8. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – School of Social Work – SCWKBA – BSW, Social Work (Table 1, Attachment 1H) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

9. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Biological Sciences – BIOLBA – BA, Biology (Table 1, Attachment 1I) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

10. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry – CHEMBS – BS, Chemistry, International Option (Table 1, Attachment 1J) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

11. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Communication – COMMBA – BA, Communication (Table 1, Attachment 1K) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

12. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of History – HISTBA – BA, History (Table 1, Attachment 1L) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

13. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Fulbright College Honors Studies – All BA, BSW and BS four-year Scholar’s Majors (Table 1, Attachment 1M) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

14. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Fulbright College Dean –Combined major in Latin American Studies (Table 1, Attachment 1N) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

15. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Fulbright College Dean – LAST-M - Minor in Latin American Studies (Table 1, Attachments 1O and 1P) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

16. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Political Science – LGST-M – Minor in Legal Studies (Table 1, Attachment 1Q) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

17. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Political Science – PADMBS – BS, Public Administration (Table 1, Attachments 1R and 1S) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

18. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Mathematics – MATH-M – Minor in Mathematics (Table 1, Attachment 1T) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

19. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Mathematics – MATHBA – BA, Mathematics (Table 1, Attachment 1U) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

20. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences – Department of Mathematics – MATHBS – BS, Mathematics (Table 1, Attachment 1V) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

21. Proposed undergraduate program change for the College of Education and Health Professions – Department of Curriculum and Instruction – ELELBS – BSE, Elementary Education (Table 2, Attachment 2A) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

22. Proposed undergraduate program change for the College of Education and Health Professions – Department of Health Science, Kinesiology, Recreation and Dance – HLSCBS– BSE, Health Science (Table 2, Attachment 2B) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

23. Proposed undergraduate program change for the College of Education and Health Professions – Department of Health Science, Kinesiology, Recreation and Dance – KINSBS - BSE, Kinesiology, P-12 Concentration (Table 2, Attachment 2C) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

24. Proposed undergraduate program change for the College of Education and Health Professions – Eleanor Mann School of Nursing – NURSBS – BSN, Nursing (Table 2, Attachment 2D) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on November 21, 2008.

25. Proposed graduate program change for – Department of Journalism –JOURMA – MA, Journalism (Table 3, Attachment 3A) was approved without opposition by the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008.

26. Proposed graduate program changes for – Department of Music –MUSCMM – MM, MUSIC, Concentrations in Choral Conducting, Composition, Instrumental Performance, Instrumental Conduction, Keyboard, Music Theory, and Vocal Performance (Table 3, Attachments 3B, 3C, 3D, 3E, 3F, 3G and 3H) were approved without opposition by the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008.

27. Proposed graduate program change for – Department of Curriculum and Instruction – EDUCME – MED, Education (Table 3, Attachments 3I and 3J) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on October 24, 2008 and the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008.

28. Proposed graduate program change for – Department of Curriculum and Instruction – ELEDME – MED, Elementary Education (Table 3, Attachment 3K) was approved without opposition by the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008.

29. Proposed graduate program change for – Department of Curriculum and Instruction – SPEDME – MED, Special Education (Table 3, Attachments 3L, 3M and 3N) was approved without opposition by the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008.

30. Proposed graduate program change for – Department of Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication Disorders – CNSLMS – MS, Counseling (Table 3, Attachments 3O and 3P) was approved without opposition by the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008.

31. Proposed graduate program change for – Department of Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication Disorders – WDEDME– MED, Workforce Development Education, Vocational Education Concentration (Table 3, Attachments 3Q and 3R) was approved without opposition by the University Course and Programs Committee on October 24, 2008 and the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008.

32. Proposed change to modify Academic Grievance Procedures for Graduate Students as requested by the Faculty Senate approved by the Graduate Council on November 20, 2008. (Attachment One).

Item #32 was removed from the consent agenda to be discussed at the January meeting of the Faculty Senate. All other items were approved since none were requested to be removed from the consent agenda prior to the deadline of December 10, 2008.