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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - BSC6971

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2005-01-10
Submission Type:
Course Change Information (for course changes only):

  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    1911 2004-09-16
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Biology AS 120900000
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Daisy Matos 9746218

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    BSC 6971 Thesis: Master's

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

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    2-19 T - Graduate Thesis Z - Z/U Only
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Thesis: Master's
    Course Online? Percentage Online




    Course Description

    Thesis: Master's

  3. Justification

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

    BSC 6971 will replace BOT 6971 and ZOO 6971. The biology

    department no longer offers M.S./Ph.D. degrees in Botany (BOT)and Zoology (ZOO) effective Fall, 2003 and therefore will be changing the M.S. Thesis codes to a BSC to denote biology courses.

    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 course is part of the required thesis hours for a Master's degree.

    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.)

    Ph.D. in Biology

  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    A requirement for Master's Thesis and a M.S. degree in Biology.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    A requirement for Master's Thesis and a M.S. degree in Biology.

    C. Major Topics

    Master's Thesis Research

    D. Textbooks


    E. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases

    F. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy

    G. Assignments, Exams and Tests

    H. Attendance Policy

    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    J. Program This Course Supports

  5. Course Concurrence Information

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