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USF Graduate Council Curriculum Committee


Next Meeting: May 8, 2017, 1-3:00 p.m., - location ALN296 (may be different location)


Agenda

Approval forms may include the original request - please disregard catalog copy noted with the approval forms unless it states otherwise.
Please review the separately posted Catalog Copy for the final iteration of the request (which includes faculty corrections for compliance to State and Accreditation requirements, etc)

New Major Under an Existing CIP 
BC - Cybercrime (MS)  -  Catalog (w/track changes) - CIP 45.0401 - pending BCS approval expected 5/3/17  Info Addendum

Accelerated Programs
AS - Religious Studies BA/MA - Termination of Accelerated Program (pending CAS/UGC approval) Approved 5/8/17
EN  Chemical Engineering BSCH to Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17
E
Chemical Engineering BSCH to Materials Science and Engineering (MSMSE) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17 - TABLED 5/8/17
EN  Chemical Engineering BSCH to Engineering Management (MSEM) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17  Approved 5/8/17

EN  Chemical Engineering BSCH to Chemical Engineering (MSCH) approved by UGC 4/24/17; PREVIOUSLY APPROVED BY UGC 2/7/17 and GC 3/6/17 - DISREGARD
EN  Industrial Engineering BSIE to Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17 Approved 5/8/17
EN  Industrial Engineering BSIE to Engineering  Management (MSEM) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17 Approved 5/8/17
EN  Mechanical Engineering BSME to Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17  Approved 5/8/17
EN  Mechanical Engineering BSME to MechanicalEngineering (MME) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17  Approved 5/8/17
EN  Mechanical Engineering BSME to Mechanical Engineering (MSME) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17  Approved 5/8/17
EN  Mechanical Engineering BSME to Engineering Management (MSEM) approved by UGC 4/24/17; to GC 5/8/17
Approved 5/8/17

 

Dual Degree Programs
PH - Public Health (MPH) and Stetson Law (JD) - Termination of Dual Degree Option   Approved 5/8/17
BS - Business Admin (MBA) and Sport and Entertainment Management (MS) - Changes to existing option   Catalog (5/1/17) Approved 5/8/17

Changes to existing Majors:
AS - Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies (M.A.) - Catalog (rev 3/13/17) - change admissions, curriculum (Tabled 5/1/17) Approved 5/8/17
AS - Government Ph.D.  (11/16/16, 1/13/17-deadlines, 1/27/17)- revised Catalog Copy (4/21/17) (Catalog Copy includes all three requested changes) (Tabled 5/1/17) Approved 5/8/17
BC - Behavioral and Community Sciences (Ph.D.) - Change deadline, admissions, course updates - Catalog Copy (4/21/17) (Tabled 5/1/17) Approved 5/8/17
AS - History Ph.D. - Updated Approval - Clarify language requirements - Catalog Copy (5/4/17) (Tabled 5/1/17)  Approved 5/8/17
AS - French (MA) - Change Curriuculum - Catalog (5/1/17) Approved 5/8/17
BA - Business Administration (DBA) - doctoral project course clarification  - Catalog 4/27/17 (pending COB approval) Approved 5/8/17 PENDING COB APPROVAL
BA - Sport and Entertainment Management MS - Catalog (5/1/17) Approved 5/8/17
EN - Environmental Engineering (MSEV) - Catalog (4/28/17)Approved 5/8/17
EN - Environmental Engineering (PhD) - Catalog (4/28/17) Approved 5/8/17
PH - Public Health (Ph.D.)_EOH Concentrations - Change Curriculum- termination EOH concentrations Catalog (4/28/17)Approved 5/8/17
PH - Public Health (Ph.D.) - Major Requirements - Catalog (4/28/17)Approved 5/8/17
PH - Public Health (Dr.P.H.) - Change Curriculum; add new concentration - Catalog (4/28/17)  (info addendum in approval document)Approved 5/8/17
RX - Pharmacy (PharmD) - add new concentration  Catalog (5-4-17)  Information Addendum Approved 5/8/17
AS - Political Science (M.A.) - add new concentration in Africana Studies - Catalog (4/25/17) - CAS approved revised copy 5-2-17  Info Addendum  Approved 5/8/17
AS - History (M.A.) Updated Approval - change curriculum terminate concentrations - CAS Approved revised copy 5/4/17 - Catalog (5-4-17) - still needs revision to core - PENDING

Graduate Certificates - New/Changes/Terminations
BC - Clinical Aging Sciences - New Certificate - Question Sheet Approved 5/8/17
PH - Health Management and Leadership - Change curriculum Approved 5/8/17
PH - P
ublic Health Policy and Prog - Change curriculum Approved 5/8/17
PH - Applied Biostatistics - Change curriculum Approved 5/8/17
PH - Health Equity - Terminate Certificate Approved 5/8/17
PH - Violence and Injury: Prevention and Intervention - Terminate Certificate  Approved 5/8/17
MD - COM form for all five terminations Cognitive Health - Terminate Certificate   Approved 5/8/17
MD - COM form for all five terminations Integrative Weight Management - Terminate Certificate Approved 5/8/17
MD - COM form for all five terminations Metabolic & Nutritional Medicine - Terminate Certificate Approved 5/8/17
MD - COM form for all five terminations Metabolic Endocrinology - Terminate Certificate Approved 5/8/17
MD - COM form for all five terminations Metabolic Cardiology - Terminate CertificateApproved 5/8/17

Withdrawn or Returned for revision for BOG Compliance - WILL BE RESUBMITTED IN FALL
AS - Integrative Biology (Ph.D.) - wants to revise and start over to resubmit next year
AS - History (M.A.) - is revising for resubmission in the fall
AS - Psychology (MA) - working on revision for submission next year
AS - Psychology (PhD) - working on revision for submission next year
ED - Curriculum and Instruction (M.Ed.) - new concentration in Comparative and International Education
MS - Marine Science (MS)
MS - Marine Science (Ph.D.)

On HOLD - New Degree Program - AS - CIP 09-0900:  MS in Advertising  Proposal (revised from 1/23/17), Supplemental Information, Catalog (draft)


Course Review
https://www.systemacademics.usf.edu/proposals  - List of Courses for review (See list in the agenda)  

 

 


REFERENCE LINKS

Graduate Council Website
USF Systems Academics Website
Graduate Curriculum Processing Website

New Program Procedures
 - USF Workplan
 - Office of Institutional Effectiveness
 - ACE/BOT Websites
 - BOG Website
 - SUS Inventory website (CIP codes)- https://prod.flbog.net:4445/pls/apex/f?p=136:13:4381716829828593:::::

Change of Program Request
Program Termination
Course Proposals - Create a New Course, Change or Terminate an Existing Course
 - View Course Proposals in e-system
 - Provost's Course Syllabi Policy
 
 - Examples of Objectives

 - Examples of Learning Outcomes

 - USF Course Inventory

 - State Course Numbering Database (SCNS)

 - SCNS 2010 Handbook

Course Review Resources for Committee Members
Handout Information 
Action Verbs 
Example 
Objectives and Learning Outcomes Example

3-YEAR NEW PROGRAM REVIEW - ON HOLD
Revised Program Review Document with Council edits
List of Programs approved since 2005

2015-2016 Review List
EN - Materials Science and Engineering (MSMSE) 2008
AS - Government (PhD) 2009
AS - Economics (Ph.D.) 2010
AS - History (PhD) 2009
AS - Sociology (PhD) 2009
BA - Real Estate (MSRE) 2009 (Currently Suspended for Admissions)
CS - Global Sustainability (MA) 2010
PH - Public Health (DrPH) 2009
TA - Urban and Community Design (MUCD) 2009