Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - ARC5933
Submission Type: New
Course Change Information (for course changes only):
- Department and Contact Information
Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted 5071 2014-09-26 Department College Budget Account Number School of Architecture and Community Design FA 33000-000 Contact Person Phone Robert MacLeod 8139746015 firstname.lastname@example.org
- Course Information
Prefix Number Full Title ARC 5933 Special Studies in Digital Architecture Is the course title variable? Y Is a permit required for registration? Y Are the credit hours variable? Y Is this course repeatable? Y If repeatable, how many times? 25 Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option 1-5 O - Other - Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum) Special Studies Course Online? Percentage Online B - Face-to-face and online (separate sections) 0
Variable titles offered on topics of special interest in digital architecture.
A. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course.
Needed to meet state requirements, licensure, etc
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?
All students in the Master of Architecture program need at least 5 graduate elective courses. Some are lecture-based and some are studio-based, and require different fees.
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.)
Enrolled in (GA/TAs) or graduated from Architecture program.
- Other Course Information
B. Learning Outcomes
C. Major Topics
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,
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. It’s 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
- Course Concurrence Information
Any program that allows 5000-level ARC electives