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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - ADE6906

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2008-06-09
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  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    2098 2008-04-11
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Adult Career and Higher Ed, College of Education, ED 1731000
    Contact Person Phone Email
    William H. Young 9741861

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    ADE 6906 Independent Study

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

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    1-19 Z - Directed Individual Study S - S/U Only
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Independent Study
    Course Online? Percentage Online





    Course Description

    Independent Study in which students must have a contract with an instructor

  3. Justification

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

    Students need to explore specific topics in their master's degree program of study.

    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?

    Many students request independent study activities if they want to specialize in any given content area within the program.

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

    Several students have taken independent study under another course prefix.

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

    Faculty members must have a doctorate in adult education or a closely related field.

  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    Created via the contract between the student and the faculty member

    B. Learning Outcomes

    Created via a contract between the student and the faculty member

    C. Major Topics

    Created via a contract between the student and the faculty member

    D. Textbooks

    Decision made via the contract by the faculty member

    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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