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2015-2016 Curriculum Requests

Authorization to Offer Existing Common Courses

Course Number and TitleUniversities Currently Offering This CourseDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
BIOL 470/570 Cancer BiologyUSD10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved

General Education Revision

Goal/Course Number and TitleChanges RequestedDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
         

Intent to Plan

Program TitleDate PostedAACStatusBORStatus
Chemistry Education (B.S.)2/17/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Early Care and Education in a Mobile Society (B.S.)2/11/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Human Biology (B.S.)2/17/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Human Biology (M.S.)4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved

New Undergraduate Degree Program

Program NameDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
Communication Studies (A.S.)2/17/162/24/16Approved--On Hold-- 
Community and Regional Planning (B.S.)2/24/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Construction Technology (A.S.)2/17/162/24/16Approved--On Hold-- 
Public Relations (B.S.)2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Sociology (A.S.)2/14/162/24/16Approved--On Hold-- 
Chemistry Education (B.S.)4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
Early Education and Care (B.S.)4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
Human Biology (B.S.)4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
Precision Agriculture (B.S.)4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
Human Development and Family Services (A.S.)4/29/16  5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
Manufacturing Technology (A.S.)4/29/16  5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved

New Baccalaureate Minors

Program NameDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
Electronics Minor2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Financial Counseling Minor2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Social and Human Services Minor2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Social Media Minor2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Theatre Minor2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Youth and Community Work Minor2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Heavy-Highway Construction Minor4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
Human Resources Minor4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
Mental Health Services Minor4/27/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved

New Certificates

Program NameDate PostedAACStatusBORStatus
Data Science (Graduate Certificate)2/11/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
      

New Course Requests

Course Number and TitleDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
GEOG/GSE/NRM 768 Global Climate Change10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MATH 245 Mathematics for Primary Grades I10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MATH 345 Mathematics for Primary Grades II10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MLS 472 Advanced Clinical Experience I10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MLS 473 Advanced Clinical Diagnostics I10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MLS 474 Advanced Clinical Diagnostics II10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MLS 475 Advanced Clinical Experience II10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
NUTR 709 Advanced Lipid Metabolism10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
NUTR 711 Clinical Aspects of Nutrition Support10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
NUTR 716 Nutritional Aspects of Oncology10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
PHA 725 Advanced Concepts in Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacogenomics10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
AS 218 Survey of Animal Nutrition2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
AS 264 Ruminant Livestock Production2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CA 375 Financial Counseling and Debt Management2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CA 455 VITA Certification2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CHEM 236 Equilibrium and Energy in Molecular Systems2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CHEM 343-343L Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Lab 2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CHEM 360 Chemistry of Biological Macromolecules2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CHEM 361 Chemistry of Biological Macromolecules Laboratory2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CHEM 762 Molecular Mechanisms of Disease2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CM 235 Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing Plans and Specifications2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
CM 250 Construction Project Management I2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
ECE 240 Child Development I: Prenatal to 22/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
ECE 241 Child Development II: 3 to 8 Years2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
ECE 320 Pedagogy and Curriculum2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
ECE 321 Learner Centered Assessment2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
ECE 322 Integrated Curriculum B82/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
ECE 325 Inclusion and the Diverse Learner2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
ECE 471 Reading Diagnostics2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
GE 265 Industrial Safety2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
GE 685 Management and Leadership in Technical Organizations2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
GE 750 Capstone2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
GEOG/HMGT 420-520 Geography of Tourism2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
MCOM 212 Writing for Social Media2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
MCOM 270 Data Analysis in Communication2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
MNET 150 Introduction to Manufacturing Processes2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
MNET 240 Parametric Modeling and Design II2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
MNET 265 Quality Assurance2/10/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved
PSYC 602 Advanced I/O Psychology2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 625 Job Analysis and Performance Appraisal2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 626 Training2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 627 Teams in Organizations2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 717 Applied Research Methods in I/O Psychology2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 728 Leadership and Motivation2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 729 Personnel Selection2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 730 Tests and Measurements2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 731 Work Attitudes Theory and Measurement2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PSYC 735 Organizational Development2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
PUBR 345 Public Relations Writing2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
SOC 707 Sociological Practice and Public Policy2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
SOC 726 Teaching Sociology2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
SOC 727 Teaching Sociology Practicum2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
SOC 738 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
SOC 739 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Practicum2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
AST 340 Climate Risk Management with Precision Agriculture4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
AST 345-345L Principles and Implications of Chemical Application Systems4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 330 Child Development - Birth to 34/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 331 Child Development - 4 to 84/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 332 Child Guidance and Classroom Environments4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 333 Professional Development for Early Childhood Education Providers4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 334 Diversity in the Lives of Young Children and Families4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 335 Technology and Young Children4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 336 Working with Families4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 337 Practicum I - Child Observations in Classroom Environments4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 430 Development of Curriculum for Children Ages Birth to 34/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 431 Development of Curriculum for Children Ages 4 to 84/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 432 Administration and Supervision in Early Childhood Settings4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 433 Assessing Young Children to Enhance Development4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 434 Understanding and Adapting to Developmental Differences4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 435 Practicum - Curriculum Development and Implementation4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
EEC 436 Practicum III - Capstone Experience4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 105 Insects and Society4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 210-210L Turf and Weed Management in Horticulture and Lab4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 255-255L Woody Plants and Lab4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 285 Agricultural Computations4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 329 Horticultural Pests4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 339 Arboriculture and Urban Forestry4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 435 Local Food Production: Harvest and Storage4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
HO/PS 447-557 Organic Plant Production4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
NUTR 460-560 Human Nutrition and Precision Health4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
PHA 758 Institutional Practice Based Research I4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
PHA 759 Institutional Practice Based Research II4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
PLAN 100 Introduction to Planning4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
PS 428 Use of Soil and Plant Sensors in Crop Production4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
PUBH 761 Social Epidemiology4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved
STAT 383 Geospatial Data Analysis4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved

New Graduate Degree Program

Program NameDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
Industrial/Organizational Psychology (M.S.)10/6/159/1/15Approved10/7/15Approved10/7/15Approved
Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)2/11/162/24/16Approved5/11/16Approved5/11/16Approved

Prefix Request

Prefix RequestedProposed Program TitleChanges RequestedDate PostedExecutive DirectorStatus
EXSExercise ScienceNew Course Prefix2/10/162/26/16Approved
PUBRPublic RelationsNew Course Prefix2/10/162/26/16Approved
EECEarly Education and CareNew Course Prefix4/27/166/29/16Approved

New Site Request

Program TitleSite RequestedDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
Agricultural Science (A.S.)LATI2/17/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Criminal Justice MinorOnline2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Geography MinorOnline2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Gerontology MinorOnline2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
History MinorOnline2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Human Development and Family Studies MinorOnline, UC-SF2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved - Online

On Hold - UC-SF

3/31/16Approved - Online

On Hold - UC-SF

Psychology MinorOnline2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Sociology MinorOnline, UC-SF2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved - Online

On Hold - UC-SF

3/31/16Approved - Online

On Hold - UC-SF

Program Placement on Inactive Status/Termination

Program TitleChange RequestedInactivate/Terminate DatesDate PostedAACStatusBORStatus
Athletic Training (B.S.)Termination with Enrolled StudentsPhase Out: 5/9/16
Termination: 7/1/20
2/10/16 2/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Biology (B.S.) - Pre-professional SpecializationTermination with Enrolled Students Phase Out:
Termination: 5/16/18
4/27/16 5/11/16 Approved6/30/16Approved
Interior Design MinorTermination with Enrolled Students Phase Out: 5/15/18
Termination: 5/16/22
4/27/16 5/11/16 Approved6/30/16Approved
Early Childhood Education (B.S.) - Cooperative Program with NSU Elementary EducationTermination with Enrolled Students Phase Out: 8/1/16
Termination: 8/15/17
 7/21/16Approved8/4/16Approved

Revised Course Request: Common Courses

Course Number and TitleChanges RequestedUniversities that Offer the Common CourseDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
BIOL 470 Cancer BiologyChange in PrerequisitesUSD 11/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
ENGL 383 Creative WritingChange in PrerequisitesDSU, SDSM&T, and SDSU10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MCOM 210L Basic Newswriting StudioChange Instructional Method; Revise Course TitleSDSU10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MCOM 265L Basic Photography StudioChange Instructional Method; Revise Course TitleSDSU10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MCOM 311 News EditingChange Instructional MethodNSU, SDSU, and USD10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
MCOM 438L Public Affairs Reporting StudioChange Instructional Method; Revise Course TitleSDSU10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
CHEM 332 Analytical ChemistryChange in Prerequisites (SDSU only)BHSU, DSU, SDSM&T, SDSU, and USD2/10/162/24/16Denied--------
CHEM 465 Biochemistry IIChange in Prerequisites (SDSU only)BHSU, SDSM&T, and SDSU2/10/162/24/16Denied--------
WL 434L Herpetology LabCredit Hour ChangeSDSU4/26/165/11/16Approved6/30/16Approved6/30/16Approved

Revised Course Requests: Unique Courses

Course Number and TitleChanges RequestedDate PostedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
AVIA 101 Introduction to General AviationChange Instructional Method10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved
DS 202 Dairy Products JudgingChange Instructional Method 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
GEOG 383L Cartography LabChange Instructional Method10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
GEOG/PS 310L Soil Geography and Land Use Interpretation LabChange Instructional Method 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
MCOM 220L Introduction to Digital Media StudioChange Instructional Method; Revise Course Title 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
MCOM 333L Television News Reporting StudioChange Instructional Method;Revise Course Title 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
MCOM 340L Broadcast Announcing and Performance LabChange Instructional Method 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
MCOM 433L Advanced TV News Reporting LabChange Instructional Method 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
MNET 220 Parametric Modeling and DesignChange Instructional Method 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
MNET 220L Parametric Modeling and Design LabChange Instructional Method 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
NURS 776 Family Nurse Practitioner III - Small Group InstructionChange Instructional Method 10/14/1511/5/15Approved 12/2/15Approved 12/2/15Approved
PS 362L Environmental Soil Management LabChange Instructional Method10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved12/2/15Approved

Substantive Program Modifications

Program NameChanges RequestedDate PostedAACStatusBORStatus
Computer Science (M.S.)Total credits of elective coursework; Total credits required for program; Add Option C10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved
Nutrition and Exercise Sciences (M.S.)
- Nutritional Sciences Specialization
- Exercise Sciences Specialization
- Dietetics & Nutrition Specialization
Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective work; Existing Specializations; Deletion of Specialization10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved
Studio Art (B.F.A.) - Art Education SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits required for program; Existing Specialization10/14/1511/5/15Approved12/2/15Approved
Advertising (B.A./B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective coursework; Academic Requirements2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Animal Science (B.S.)
- Business Production Specialization
- Science Specialization
Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Program name; Existing specializations2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Biochemistry (Ph.D.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Chemistry (Ph.D.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Communication Studies and Theatre MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits required for program; Program name; CIP code2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Early Childhood Education (B.S.)
- Birth to 5 Specialization
- Birth to 8 Specialization
- Cooperative Elementary Education Specialization with DSU & NSU
Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specializations; Deletion of a specialization2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Electronics Engineering Technology (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Family and Consumer Sciences Education (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
French Studies MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Journalism (B.A./B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Journalism MinorTotal credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Sociology (Ph.D.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Women's Studies MinorProgram name; Revised coursework2/10/162/24/16Approved3/31/16Approved
Agricultural Education, Communication and Leadership (B.S.) - Communication SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Agricultural Science (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Agronomy (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Animal Science MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Dairy Production (B.S.)Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Food Safety MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Horticulture MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Landscape Architecture (B.L.A.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Nursing (B.S.) - Accelerated ProgramTotal credits required within the discipline; Total Credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Operations Management (M.S.)Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Rangeland Ecology and Management (B.S.)Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Software Engineering MinorTotal credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/26/165/11/16Approved6/29/16Approved
Nursing (B.S.) - RN Upward Mobility ProgramOther: Exception to SDBOR Policy 2.5.13 7/21/16Approved8/4/16Approved
Nutrition and Exercise Sciences (M.S.)
- Nutritional Sciences Specialization
- Exercise Sciences Specialization
Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program 7/21/16Approved8/4/16Approved

120 Credit Exceptions

ProgramChanges RequestedAACStatusExecutive DirectorStatusBORStatus
Studio Art (B.F.A.) - Art EducationBHSU, NSU, SDSU, & USD requested an increase to 128 credits for Art Education programs11/5/15Approved11/5/1512/2/15Approved12/2/15