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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - IDS6951

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2010-04-06
Campus: Tampa
Submission Type: New
Course Change Information (for course changes only):
Comments: Approved by GC 10/19/09; Sent to USF SCNS Office 11/23/09; SCNS approved 3/26/10, effective 1/2010. NUMBER CHANGED from 6009 to 6951. Posted in Banner 3/29/10

  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    1531 2009-09-10
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Dean's Office GS TPA10000 390000 000000 0000000
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Karen D. Liller x7359

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    IDS 6951 Sustainabilty Project

    Is the course title variable? N
    Is a permit required for registration? N
    Are the credit hours variable? N
    Is this course repeatable?
    If repeatable, how many times? 0

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    3 O - Other S - S/U Only
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Sust Proj
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    O - Online (100% online) 0



    Course Description

    This is the final project for the Master of Arts in Global Sustainabilty students.

  3. Justification

    A. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course.

    Needed for new program/concentration/certificate

    B. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service?

    This is the student's project requirement for the Master of Arts in Global Sustainabilty.

    C. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times?


    D. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.)

    The university director of the project must have a doctoral degree and experience in the project area of sustainabilty. A second reader will be utilized who may be an expert nationally or internationally in the student's chosen focus of research.

  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    The objectives for this project are for students to report innovative solutions to global sustainabilty issues.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    Research and develop solutions to sustainability issues affecting targeted populations nationally or globally.

    C. Major Topics


    D. Textbooks


    E. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases

    Dependent on project.

    F. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy

    This project will be graded S/U and the final grade will be determined by the student's university director and a second reader.

    G. Assignments, Exams and Tests


    H. Attendance Policy


    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    Projects will be due on a certain date. Two points will be deducted for each day the project is late. The students must follow university policies on academic integrity.

    J. Program This Course Supports

    Master of Arts in Global Sustainabilty

  5. Course Concurrence Information


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