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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - MHS6901
Tracking Number - 1672

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2007-11-08
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Detail Information

  1. Date & Time Submitted: 2007-03-22
  2. Department: Child and Family Studies
  3. College: BC
  4. Budget Account Number: 583000050
  5. Contact Person: Carol MacKinnon-Lewis
  6. Phone: 9742075
  7. Email:
  8. Prefix: MHS
  9. Number: 6901
  10. Full Title: Independent Studies in Mental Health Studies
  11. Credit Hours: 1-4
  12. Section Type: Z - Directed Individual Study
  13. Is the course title variable?: N
  14. Is a permit required for registration?: Y
  15. Are the credit hours variable?: Y
  16. Is this course repeatable?:
  17. If repeatable, how many times?: 0
  18. Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum): Independent Studies
  19. Course Online?: -
  20. Percentage Online:
  21. Grading Option: R - Regular
  22. Prerequisites: None
  23. Corequisites: None
  24. Course Description: Students conduct independent study in an area related to behavioral health under the guidance of a faculty member. Open to all majors/repeatable for a maximum of 4 credits

  25. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course: This course provides advanced research experience in behavioral health and the opportunity for students to collaborate with faculty to develop an individualized course of study.
  26. 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 course provides students with the opportunity to work closely with faculty and develop and individualized course of study in the behavioral health field. This course has application in degree programs in the colleges/programs of Public Health, Social Work, Education, and Psychology.
  27. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times? No
  28. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.) The instructor should meet the following requirements: Possess a doctoral degree that is appropriate to the area in which they are teaching; have graduate teaching experience in the mental health field.
  29. Objectives: Work with faculty to develop and conduct an individual research project/course of study in behavioral health.
  30. Learning Outcomes: Demonstrate competency in behavioral health research, policy, service delivery, and program evaluation.
  31. Major Topics: To be determined by student and faculty
  32. Textbooks: To be determined by student and faculty
  33. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases:
  34. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy:
  35. Assignments, Exams and Tests:
  36. Attendance Policy:
  37. Policy on Make-up Work:
  38. Program This Course Supports:
  39. Course Concurrence Information:

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