Curriculum and Instruction
Committee Minutes

October 9, 2000

In Attendance:
Chair (non-voting)
Dr. Kevin Williams
Division of Arts and Humanities
Dr. Charles Carter (2002)
Dr. Sylvia Shurbutt (2002)
Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Dr. Jason Best (2002)
Dr. David Wing (2002)
Division of Education and Professional Studies
Mr. Ed Fincham (2001)
Dr. Douglas Kennard (2001)
Division of Business and Social Sciences
Dr. Mary Walker (2002)
Ex-Officio (non-voting members)
Dr. David Eldridge
Mr. Karl Wolf
Visitors
Dr. Ben Benokraitis
Ms. Anna DeVito
Dr. Patricia Dwyer
Dr. Mark Snell

1. MSP to accept the September 11, 2000 minutes.
Accepted and approved.

2. Membership Terms - Updated

3. Program and Course Change Forms
Dr. Patricia Dwyer advised the committee on changes that are necessary to meet Assessment needs.

MSP to accept changes to the Proposed Course Change and Program Change forms. Accepted and approved.

4. X99 Courses
Dr. David Eldridge discussed the ramifications of the X99 Courses.

5. First Readings

English
Information regarding Program Changes was distributed for review.

Programs Changes
ENGL 418 Studies in Chaucer and Milton replaces ENGL 415 Chaucer
ENGL 418 Studies in Chaucer and Milton replaces ENGL 423 Milton

Recreation and Leisure Studies
Information regarding Program and Course Changes was distributed for review.

Course Changes
RECR 342 Administration of Intramurals to Campus Recreation & Event Management
RECR 407 Administration of Leisure Studies to Management in Recreation and Leisure Services

Course Additions
RECR 343 21st Century Tourism
RECR 344 Hospitality

Program Changes ACCT 202 Intro to Accounting II or RECR 350 Field Experience or RECR 392
Education Co-op replaces required ACCT 202 Intro to Accounting II

BADM 323 Human Resources Management or RECR 228 Sport Administration
or RECR 342 Administration of Intramurals or RECR 226 Sport Promotion/
Marketing/Fund Raising replaces required RECR 228 Sport Administration

RECR 344 Hospitality Industry replaces FACS 308 Housing

BADM 380 International Tourism or RECR 343 21st Century Tourism replaces
required BADM 380 International Tourism

BADM 323 Human Resource Management or RECR 228 Sport Administration or
RECR 342 Campus Recreation & Event Management or RECR 226 Sport Promotion/
Marketing/Fund Raising replaces required BADM 323 Human Resource Management

Sport Management concentration changed to Sport and Event Management

Sport Fitness concentration changed to Fitness/Exercise Science

Program Addition
Leisure Management option for Commercial Recreation/Tourism concentration
Fitness Management option for Fitness/Exercise Science concentration

Computer and Information Sciences
Information regarding Course Changes, Additions and Deletions was distributed for review.

Course Changes (catalog course descriptions)
CIS 102 Microcomputer Applications (3)
CIS 331 Programming Languages (3)
CIS 388 Database Management Systems (4)
CIS 390 Operating Systems (3)
CIS 417 Advanced Applications Programming and File Structures (3)
CIS 419 Data Communications and LAN (3)
CIS 431 Algorithms and Data Structures (3)
CIS 487 Software Engineering (3)

Course Additions
CIS 234 Introduction to Networking (3)
CIS 314 Advanced Computer Language Concepts (4)
CIS 321 Data and File Structures (4)
CIS 386 Computer Organization (4)
CIS 423 Server Operating Systems (3)
CIS 434 Inter-Intra Networking (3)
CIS 486 Network Security (4)

Course Deletions
CIS 312 Advanced Computer Language Concepts (4)
CIS 318 Object-oriented Programming in C++ (3)
CIS 385 Assembly Language Programming and Computer Organization (4)

History
Information regarding Program and Course Changes was distributed for review.

Program Additions
New Concentration Civil War and Nineteenth Century America
HIST 430 Civil War Seminar (3)
HIST 435 Practicum in Civil War Studies (3)
HIST 438 Soldiers & American Society, 1861-1865 (3)

Course Changes (in title or description)
HIST 304 Civil War America, 1850-1865 (3)
HIST 420 Modern East Asia Since 1800 (3)

Course Additions
HIST 307 Reconstruction Era, 1865-1877 (3)
HIST 308 The Old South (3)
HIST 419 History of East Asia to 1800 (3)

MSP to accept HIST 420, name change only, on the first reading.
Accepted and approved.

Women's Studies
Information regarding a Program Change was distributed for review.

Program Change
Add PSCI 331 Race, Gender and Politics (3) to list of electives.

MSP to accept PSCI 331 Race, Gender and Politics in program change on first reading.
Accepted and approved.

Environmental Studies
Information regarding Course Additions and Changes was distributed for review.

Course Additions ENGR 351 Intro to Fluid Mechanics ENVS 307 Intro to Historical Preservation (3) ENVS 320 American Decorative Arts (3) ENVS 325 Oral History (3) ENVS 340 Limnology (4) ENVS 341 Aquatic Entomology (4) ENVS 342 Ichthyology (4) ENVS 371 Documentation of Hist. Prop. (3) ENVS 372 Preservation Technology (3)

Course Change ENVS 422 Stream Ecology

MSP to adjourn the meeting at 4:35 p.m. Accepted and approved.

Respectfully submitted,

Donna Semler
Registrar's Office


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