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USF Graduate Council Curriculum Committee


Next Meeting: April 3, 2017, 1-3:00 p.m., location ALN296


Agenda

Accelerated Degree Programs

EN Computer Science B.S.C.S. to Computer Science M.S.C.S. Proposal.
EN Computer Science B.S.C.S. to Computer Engineering M.S.C.P. Proposal.
EN Computer Science B.S.C.S. to Information Technology M.S.I.T. Proposal.
EN Computer Engineering B.S.C.P. to Computer Science M.S.C.S. Proposal.
EN Computer Science B.S.C.P. to Computer Engineering M.S.C.P. Proposal.
EN Computer Science B.S.C.P. to Information Technology M.S.I.T. Proposal.

Dual Degree Programs 
AS/AS Linguistics: English as a Second Language (MA) and French (MA)  - total hours shared 9 - combined after sharing: 60 - Catalog Copy
AS/AS Linguistics: English as a Second Language (MA) and Spanish (MA) - total hours shared 9 - combined after sharing: 63 - Catalog Copy 
MD/PH Public Health (MPH) and Medicine (MD) - total hours shared 9 - combined after sharing: 402) - Catalog Copy (updated 4/21/17)

 

 

Curriculum Changes to Existing Majors 
AS - Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies (M.A.) - Catalog (rev 3/13/17) - change admissions, curriculum
AS - Government Ph.D.  (11/16/16, 1/13/17-deadlines, 1/27/17)- revised Catalog Copy (4/11/17) (Catalog Copy includes all three requested changes)
PH - All Programs - Change Spring Deadline to June 15
PH - Public Health (M.P.H.) - change curriculum; remove track, change comp exam, fix common core
PH - Public Health (M.S.P.H.) - change curriculum; remove track, fix common core
BA - Finance (M.S.) - Change admissions, GRE, add core course
BA - Management (M.S.) - add new concentration: Human Resources
BA - Marketing (M.M.) - Change admissions
EN - Environmental Engineering (M.E.V.E.) - update courses
EN - Computer Science & Engineering (Ph.D.) - Change curriculum, comp exam


Changes to Graduate Certificates

Noted for the record- reactive for admissions: 
ED C&I: Ed Psych Concentration (PhD)
ED C&I: Soc Sci Ed (Ph.D.)
ED C&I Childhood Ed (PhD)

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

Discussion of Course Review Enhancement Plan - Examples for discussion

 

For review for a Future Meeting - In review or Pending revision/correction

PH - Public Health (M.P.H) - Catalog - add Occupational Medicine Residency Concentration (POM) - tabled 3/6/17 ; need questions; confirmation of concentration/core, etc.

AS - Political Science M.A. - on hold for correction to BOG and USF Regulation requirements (4/11/17)

The following are in the queue in the process of review for State and SACSCOC compliance.  They are listed in the order received and will be presented to Council for review once cleared as ready  This is a dynamic list and will be updated as possible.

Rec'd College Program Degree Conc Faculty Initiator Action Comments Status
1 10/10/2016 AS Psychology MA   Toru Shimizu Change curriculum Invalid courses; catalog issues; emailed 2/1 pending fac correction
2 10/10/2016 AS Psychology PhD   Michael Coovert Change curriculum Invalid courses; catalog issues; emailed 2/1 pending fac correction
3 11/2/2016 PH Public Health DrPH   Kay Perrin Changes to curriculum; Changes Retracted 11/22/16;  Changes to field studies and New Concentration in Advanced Practice Leadership submitted 11/30/16; revisons to resubmission later on 11/30/16. Placed on hold 3/28/17 BOG regulation- needs common core with Ph.D.; core for concentrations On hold by OGS pending BOG regulation compliance
4 11/7/2016 PH Dual Degree Public Health/ Medicine MPH / MD     New Dual Degree 60 hours shared (42 MPH; 18 MD) Pending SACS clearance. Emailed M. Wrona 3/2
5 11/16/2016 ED Autism Spectrum Disorder and Intellectual Disabilities M.A.   Karen Colucci Change curriculum; remove EMR 6052; change from 36 to 33 hours Need comp exam info; thesis confirmation; course clarification pending fac confirmation.  emailed 3/28
6 11/16/2016 AS French M.A.   Anne Latowsky Change curriculum; reduce hours from 34 to 33; remove summer deadline Need confirmation pending fac confirmation. Emailed 3/13
7 11/16/2016 AS Government Ph.D.   Bernd Reiter Change curriculum   pending course confirmation
8 11/16/2016 AS Political Science M.A.   Bernd Reiter Change curriculum   pending course confirmation
9 11/21/2016 ED C&I: Comparative and International Ed M.Ed.   Tony Tan New Concentration in Comparative and International Education needs QUESTIONS completed; non-thesis confirmation pending fac confirmation.  emailed 3/28
10 11/30/2016 PH Public Health DrPh   Kate Wolfe-Quintero Update Field Studies    
11 11/30/2016 PH Public Health DrPH   Kay Perrin Replacement changes    
12 12/2/2016 PH Public Health M.P.H.   Kay Perrin 12/2/16 -Com Exam changes; retracted 11/20/16; resubmitted 12/2/16.  Update previously submitted Comp exam language.  Additional change to MPH - removing old core courses 12/19/16   On hold by OGS
13 12/8/2016 BA Business Administration M.B.A.   Andrew Artis Second submission Already approved - combined with previous request...  
14 12/8/2016 BA Finance M.S.   Jianping Qi Additional changes - change admission requirements    
15 12/8/2016 BA Management M.S.   Triparna de Vreede Change admissions, degree requirements     
16 12/19/2016 PH Public Health MSPH   Kay Perrin Change requirements remove track   On hold by OGS
17 12/20/2016 BA Marketing M.S.   Paul Solomon Change Admission requirements    
18 1/5/2017 AS Dual Degree: Linguistics: ESL / French M.A. / M.A.   Amy Thompson David Arbesu New Dual Degree Program    
19 1/5/2017 AS Dual Degree: Linguistics: ESL / Spanish M.A. / M.A.   Amy Thompson David Arbesu New Dual Degree Program    
20 1/17/2017 EN Civil Engineering M.C.E.   Sarina Ergas Change requirements    
21 1/17/2017 EN Civil Engineering M.S.C.E.   Sarina Ergas Change requirements    
22 1/17/2017 EN Civil Engineering Ph.D.   Sarina Ergas Change requirements    
23 1/17/2017 EN Environmental Engineering M.E.V.E.   Sarina Ergas Change requirements    
24 1/17/2017 EN Environmental Engineering M.S.E.V.   Sarina Ergas Change requirements    
25 1/17/2017 EN Environmental Engineering Ph.D.   Sarina Ergas Change requirements    
26 1/18/2017 PH Public Health PhD   Kay Perrin Core Change    
27 1/19/2017 MD Athletic Training M.S.   Steven Zinder      
28 1/20/2017 EN Computer Science & Engineering Ph.D.   Miguel Labrador      
29 1/25/2017 AS History M.A.   Julie Langford      
30 1/25/2017 AS History Ph.D.   Julie Langford      
31 1/26/2017 AS Advertising M.A.     Proposed New Degree Program   On Hold
32 1/26/2017 AS Integrative Biology Ph.D.   Stephen Deban      
33 1/26/2017 MD Pathology Certificate   Patricia Kruk      
34 1/30/2017 ED Qualitiative Research Certificate   Jennifer Wolgemuth      
35 1/31/2017 GS Cyber             
36 2/2/2017 AS Religious Studies MA   Gil Ben-Herut      
37 3/2/2017 EN Mechanical Engineering MSME   Rasim Guldiken     paper copies?  1/25/17
38 3/2/2017 EN Mechanical Engineering MME   Rasim Guldiken     paper copies?  1/25/17
39 3/2/2017 EN Mechanical Engineering PhD   Rasim Guldiken     paper copies?  1/25/17


 

On Hold for a future meeting:

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



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