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FSCC Minutes of February 25, 2015

Minutes of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee Meeting

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Room – GHH 101

Committee members present:

Alan Canestrari (serving for Ann Winfield), Al Cutting, Anthony Hollingsworth (Chair), Sue McMullen, Chris Menton, Joan Romano, Registrar (ex officio), Mark Sawoski, Minoo Tehrani (serving for Al Cutting who left early), Charles Thomas, Yajni Warnapala, Doug White

The meeting was called to order at 2:00 p.m.

Old Business:

Item #1: The committee requested that Sen. Menton assist in reaching out to the management area of GSB regarding NC PA 519 Lean Thinking & Lean Mgmt.

New Business:

Item #1: Proposals approved by FSCC

Identifying Information Description of proposal Motion (maker, second) Vote outcome[*]
OLD SITE: 2014-23 Public Health Major New major in public health Approve as proposed (Menton, McMullen) 7-0-0
OLD SITE: CC-MNC-2013-42 New performing arts minor Approve as proposed (Cutting, Menton) 8-0-0
CC MNC Pol. Sci. Change to allow any 3 courses at the 200, 300 or 400 level to fulfill CC requirement, not just 300 or 400 level. Approve as Proposed (Sawoski, White) 7-0-2
SECCM AY1415-02 Add a mathematics specialization for the Computer Science Major Approve as proposed (White, Menton) 9-0-0
209 Financial Accounting for the Arts. Change semester offered Approve as proposed (Cutting, White) 9-0-0
202 Technology for the Arts Change semester offered Approve as proposed (Cutting, White) 9-0-0
Microeconomics 102 Change of course number Send proposal back to proposed requesting evidence (for the record) that relevant faculty members have been consulted, and to add language that those students who have taken 102 cannot get credit for 111.  FSCC Chair sent a message to proposer via Curricunet to proposer. (White, Menton) 8-0-0
Econ 201 Change of course number Send proposal back to proposed requesting evidence (for the record) that relevant faculty have been consulted, and to add language that those students who have taken 201 cannot get credit for 212.  Finally – the math requirement should be aligned with new GSB math requirement: Math 141.  FSCC Chair sent a message to proposer via Curricunet to proposer. (White, Menton) 8-0-0
Econ 202 Change course number Send proposal back to proposed requesting evidence (for the record) that relevant faculty members have been consulted, and to add language that those students who have taken 202 cannot get credit for 202.  Finally – the math requirement should be aligned with new GSB math requirement: Math 141FSCC Chair sent a message to proposer via Curricunet to proposer. (White, Menton) 8-0-0
Econ 101 Change course number Send proposal back to proposed requesting evidence (for the record) that relevant faculty members have been consulted, and to add language that those students who have taken 101 cannot get credit for 112.  FSCC Chair sent a message to proposer via Curricunet to proposer. (White, Menton) 8-0-0
FNCE 426 Change Title of course (update) Approve as proposed (Canestrari, White) 8-0-0
Cost ACCTG 204 Change of course number from 204 to 334 Send proposal back to proposer requesting evidence that relevant faculty has been consulted.  FSCC chair sent a message to proposer (Warnapala, Thomas) 7-1-0
IB Language requirement Change in language requirements from 300 to 202 (+culture course) Approve as proposed (White, Menton) 8-0-0
SECCM AY1415-01 Update listing of requirements of the B.S. Computer Science/Digital Systems Specialization Approve as Proposed (White, Menton) 8-0-0

Item #2: Proposals tabled/pending by FSCC

OLD SITE: AS 2013-11 COMM395 AS 2013-11 NC COMM 385: Gender, Globalization and the Media Send proposal back to proposer to remove references to Global Communications Major, which does not exist anymore (Menton, McMullen) 8-0-0
401 Arts Management Capstone Updated language of prerequisites Tabled: requested clarification of how description covers junior or senior standing – The FSCC Chair sent a message via Curricunet to the proposer. (Menton, Doug) 8-0-0

Next Meeting
Scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 2:00 p.m – GHH 101

Meeting adjourned at 4:05 p.m.


[*] Note: two members showed up after the meeting had started which is why the vote count changed

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