MINUTES: Graduate Council – December 11, 2000 ? 1:15 p.m., Meeting Room 6.
MEMBERS PRESENT: Antkiewicz, Champney, Ellis, Herrin, Honaker, Hoover, Kasmai,
Lindahl, Osborn, Pike, Pfeiffer, Scheuerman, Smith
ABSENT: Alavi, Green, Norris, Taylor, Woodruff
Guest: Janne Dunham-Taylor, Dan Johnson
I. Minutes of 11/27/00 Meeting Action taken by Council: Approved
II. Curriculum Sub-Committee - Lee Pike, Spokesperson A. College of Nursing - Professional
Roles/Mental Health Nursing. Three new course proposals
and one deletion.
PMNU 5520 - Fiscal Management in Nursing Administration
PMNU 5560 - Nursing Administration Practicum I
PMNU 5570 - Nursing Administration Practicum II
taken by Council: Approved with minor corrections.
Deletion of course from Nursing
Administration Curriculum: 1.
PMNU 5002 – Health Care Delivery
taken by Council: Approved with addition of approval page.
B. College of Arts & Sciences - Biological Sciences -
Departmental prefix change from BISC to BIOL effective
Fall 2001; addition of 6 new courses; deletion of 3 courses, and non-substantive
changes in requirements for Biology and Chemistry majors.
1. Prefix Change -
BISC to BIOL
2. Six new courses:
4147/5147 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules (3 credits)
4157/5157 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules Lab (2 credits)
4167/5167 - Biochemistry of Metabolism (3 credits)
4177/5177 - Biochemistry of Metabolism Lab (2 credit hours)
4277/5277 - Neurobiology (4 credit lecture)
4337/5337 - Plant Systematic (4 credit lecture & lab)
3. Three course deletions:
4117/5117 - General Biochemistry I
4127/5127 - General Biochemistry II
4657/5657 - Histology
4. Two non-substantive
changes in the requirements for Biology and Chemistry majors:
Biology Electives modification
Concentration within Biology and Chemistry majors’ modification
Action taken by Council: Approved with minor
changes and forwarded to the Undergraduate Curriculum
Committee for action on dual listed undergraduate classes..
C. College of Public and Allied Health - Environmental
Health - Addition of a new course. 1.
ENVH 5760 - Industrial Ventilation
Action taken by Council:
Approved with minor corrections and submission of a request to the Sherrod
library for additional text offerings.
V. Old Business 1. Replacement for Lee Pike during Spring
2001 – Dr. Brown, Dean, School of Graduate Studies has
agreed to serve as Chair of the Curriculum Sub-Committee while Dr. Pike is on
leave during the spring 2001 semester.
The meeting was adjourned at 1:45 p.m.
APPROVED: Signature on file
Scott Champney, Chair