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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - ISM7931

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Current Status: Approved by SCNS - 2014-11-01
Campus: Tampa
Submission Type: Change
Course Change Information (for course changes only): Change existing variable course credits from 1-6 to 1-12.
Comments: to GC for review - For PhD in Business (Info Syst Concentration). GC apprd. to USF Sys 12/10; to SNCS 12/18. Updated missing objectives, etc. 2/6/14. Approved by SCNS eff 11/1/14


  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    4791 2013-08-02
     
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Information Systems and Decision Sciences BA USF01TPA140700100000000000000000
     
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Wolfgang Jank 8139745524 wjank@usf.edu

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    ISM 7931 Directed Research

    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?

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    1-12 Z - Directed Individual Study S - S/U Only
     
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
     
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    C - Face-to-face (0% online) 0

    Prerequisites

    Ph.D. level, CC. S/U

    Corequisites

    Course Description

    Directed research under faculty supervision.


  3. Justification

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

    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?

    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.)


  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    Varied based on content of the directed research project.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    Varied based on content of the directed research project.

    C. Major Topics

    Varied based on content of the directed research project.

    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

    Course Attendance at First Class Meeting Policy for Graduate Students: For structured courses, 6000 and above, the College/Campus Dean will set the first-day class attendance requirement. Check with the College for specific information. This policy is not applicable to courses in the following categories: Educational Outreach, Open University (TV), FEEDS Program, Community Experiential Learning (CEL), Cooperative Education Training, and courses that do not have regularly scheduled meeting days/times (such as, directed reading/research or study, individual research, thesis, dissertation, internship, practica, etc.). Students are responsible for dropping undesired courses in these categories by the 5th day of classes to avoid fee liability and academic penalty. (See USF Regulation Registration - 4.0101,

    http://usfweb2.usf.edu/usfgc/ogc%20web/currentreg.htm)

    Attendance Policy for the Observance of Religious Days by Students: In accordance with Sections 1006.53 and 1001.74(10)(g) Florida Statutes and Board of Governors Regulation 6C-6.0115, the University of South Florida (University/USF) has established the following policy regarding religious observances: (http://usfweb2.usf.edu/usfgc/gc_pp/acadaf/gc10-045.htm)

    In the event of an emergency, it may be necessary for USF to suspend normal operations. During this time, USF may opt to continue delivery of instruction through methods that include but are not limited to: Blackboard, Elluminate, Skype, and email messaging and/or an alternate schedule. Its the responsibility of the student to monitor Blackboard site for each class for course specific communication, and the main USF, College, and department websites, emails, and MoBull messages for important general information.

    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    J. Program This Course Supports


  5. Course Concurrence Information



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