The following temporary course has been proposed this month:
CVE 001X Fundamentals of Engineering - Civil Discipline (0)
Surveying, structural analysis and design, soil mechanics and hydrologic systems, environmental engineering, water purification and treatment, transportation facilities, computers and numerical methods, construction management, and legal and professional aspects. APPROVED.
EVS 334X Client-side Web Development (3)
EVS 534X Concepts of Client-side Web Development Applied to Environmental Sciences (3)
EVS 536X Concepts of Server-side Web Development Applied to Environmental Sciences (3)
LIB 505X The Art and Science of Letterpress Printing: An Introduction (3)
Introduction to history and development of classic letterpress printing, typography, and design; including application of theory and practice of typographic and printing design and techniques using printer's tools and equipment. (Lec./Lab.) Pre: graduate standing or permission of the instructors. APPROVED.
NRS 307X Applied Ecology (4)
Applications of ecology to environmental problems. Laboratory sessions explore cases studies in the field and using computer simulations. (Lec. 2, Lab. 4) Pre: 223 or BIO 262 or permission of instructor. APPROVED.
NRS 456X Tropical Marine Conservation (5)
Conservation of tropical coral reef, mangrove, sea grass and shoreline habitats.Laboratory sessions focus on field surveys and research techniques. (Lec. 3, Lab. 8, Lab taught in Virgin Islands) Pre: 223 or BIO 262 and permission of instructor; SCUBA certification recommended. Not for graduate credit. APPROVED.
NRS 556X Tropical Marine Conservation (5)
Conservation of tropical coral reef, mangrove, sea grass and shoreline habitats.Laboratory sessions focus on field surveys and research techniques. (Lec. 3, Lab. 8, Lab taught in Virgin Islands)Pre: 223 or BIO 262 and permission of instructor; SCUBA certification recommended APPROVED.
Faculty members who wish to register comments have seven days to contact Charles Kaufman, Chairperson, Curricular Affairs Committee (X4-4564) and/or Janett Trubatch, Chairperson, Graduate Council (X4-2262).*.
*NOTE:The Graduate Council does not consider graduate-level temporary courses during the summer.
The Temporary Course Newsletter is distributed on the last weekday of each month, as required, throughout the calendar year. Proposed temporary courses received by the 25th of the month will be printed in that month's edition of the Temporary Course Newsletter.
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