REPORT FROM THE GRADUATE COUNCIL TO THE FACULTY SENATE: REPORT NO.
At meeting No. 381 held October 4,
2002, the Graduate Council considered and approved the following
curricular matters which are now submitted to the Faculty Senate for
information or confirmation as indicated.
I. Matters Requiring
Confirmation by Faculty Senate
A. College of
Environmental and Life Sciences
1. Department of
Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
REN 602 Research Methodology &endash;
change grading method from letter grades to S/U
B. Graduate School of
1. Add (New):
OCG 507 Oceanography for Educators
Survey of ocean science concepts.
Investigation of marine issues that affect the environment. Ten hours
in the field. Integration of national science education standards and
inquiry based pedagogy. (Lec) Pre: CHM 100 and BIO 113 (or
equivalent). A semester of general geology (GEL 100 or 103) and at
least one college level math course are recommended.
OCG 508 Global Environmental Change
Survey of global environmental change
issues focusing on environmental systems, related ocean science
topics, and local marine and coastal environments. Integration of
national science education standards and inquiry based pedagogy.
(Lec) Pre: CHM 100 and BIO 113 (or equivalent). A semester of general
geology (GEL 100 or 103) is recommended