THE

UNIVERSITY

OF RHODE ISLAND

FACULTY SENATE



CURRICULAR AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

 

AGENDA for the sixth meeting of the 2008-09 academic year to be held on Monday, February 23, 2009 in Library Conference Room A.

 

I.       Call to order at 3:00 p.m.

 

Consent Agenda items are labeled with a C.  Any member can request that a consent item be discussed. 

 

II.     Disposition of Minutes of Meeting #5, January 26, 2009


III.     REPORTS

 

IV.     UNFINISHED BUSINESS

           College of Pharmacy

 

                  Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences

 

            Addition of a new Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences (BSPS), including the addition of the following new courses:

 

                  1)   BPS 442* 

                  2)   BPS 405* 

                  3)   BPS 443* 

                  4)   BPS 451*

                  5)   BPS 503*  


*May require action by the Graduate Council

             

   V.     NEW BUSINESS

           

      A.  College of Arts and Sciences (Meeting #6 - 2/3/09)

 

            1.   Department of Art and Art History

 

                        Addition of the following new courses:

 

                        1)   ARH 361

                        2)   ARH 362

 

2.   Department of History

 

C.  Change in title, prerequisites, and description for HIS 351

 

      3.   Department of Journalism

 

            C.  Change in prerequisite for JOR 321

   

            4.   Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures

 

                        Addition of the following new courses:

 

                                    1)   CHN 111

                                    2)   CHN 112 

                                    3)   CHN 113

                                    4)   CHN 114

5)   CHN 305

                                    6)   CHN 306

 

            5.   Department of Psychology 

 

                        Addition of PSY 425* (or NVP 425) *       


*May require action by the Graduate Council

 

            .6.  Department of Sociology and Anthropology

 

                        Addition of SOC 403

 

            7.   Women's Studies Program

 

                        Change in curriculum for majors.

 

            8.   Writing and Rhetoric Program

 

            C.  a.   Change in prerequisite for WRT 383

 

                  b.   Addition of WRT 240

 

                  B.   College of Business Administration

 

                              Addition of BUS 362

 

                  C.   College of Human Science and Services

 

                              Abolition of the B.S. Degree in Dental Hygiene

 

                  D.   College of Nursing

 

                              Change in title, credits and description for NUR 324

 

                  E.   College of Pharmacy

 

                  C.  1.   Change in description and prerequisite for BPS 520

 

                        2.   Change in admission requirements for the 6-year Pharm.D program

 

                  F.   Honors Program

 

                        1.   Change in requirements for completing the Honors Program

 

                        2.   Changes in the following courses:

 

                        C.  a.   Prerequisite for HPR 201, 202

 

                        C.  b.   Number for HPR 321 to 308; and credits and prerequisite    

                       

                        C.  c.   Number for HPR 323 to 309 and title, credits and prerequisite                

                             

                        C.  d.   Number for HPR 311 to 324 and credits and prerequisite

                             

                        C.  e.   Number for HPR 311 to 325 and credits and prerequisite          

 

                        3.   Addition of the following courses:

 

                              a.   HPR 307

                              b.   HPR 310

                              c.   HPR 326

                              d.   HPR 397

                       

                  C   4.   Deletion of the following courses:

 

       a.   HPR 103

                  b.   HPR 105

                  c.   HPR 106

                  d,   HPR 114

                  e.   HPR 115

                  f.    HPR 117

                  g.   HPR 118

                  h.   HPR 121

                  i.    HPR 122

                  j.    HPR 123

                  k.   HPR 314

                  l.    HPR 315

                  m.  HPR 316

                  n.   HPR 317

                  o.   HPR 318

                  p.   HPR 322

                  q.   HPR 331. 332

                  r.    HPR 341. 342

                  s.   HPR 351. 3S2

                  t.    HPR 361. 362

                  u.   HPR 371. 372

                  v.   HPR 381, 382