A&S Curriculum Committee Minutes Jan 22 2009
College of Arts and Sciences
January 22, 2009
Members present: B. Bradley, J. Burnet, C. Hanchette (Chair), N. Polzer, M. Rohmann, R. Taylor, B. Willey
Members absent: A. Miller
Guests: S. Bourassa (UPA), M. Mauer (Chem), R. Vogel (Pols)
With a spelling correction, the minutes of the meeting of December 12 were approved as distributed.
The proposal for HIST 606: Introduction to Archives was withdrawn by the department.
The following course actions were approved, effective Summer 2009:
PLAN 636: Site Planning (new course)
CHEM 648: Systems Biochemistry (new course)
CHEM 545: Biochemistry I (description change and removal of graduate credit)
CHEM 546: Biochemistry Laboratory (prerequisite change)
CHEM 547: Biochemistry II (description change and removal of graduate credit)
CHEM 645: Advanced Biochemistry I (description and prerequisite change)
CHEM 647: Advanced Biochemistry II (description change)
Changes to the M.A. in Anthropology were approved which would remove ANTH 607 from the courses required for the degree. This change would reduce to 9 the hours required in core seminars and increase to 15 the topical electives in the program.
The remainder of the meeting was devoted to a discussion of the proposal for the policy on conflict of interest in selection of instructional materials.