HESC Curriculum Minutes -- April 2, 2010School of Human Environmental Sciences
Curriculum Meeting Minutes
April 2, 2010
Voting Faculty Present: Laurie Apple, Kelly Way, Mardi Crandall, Kathy Smith, Cindy
Moore, Nann Miller, Marie Gentry
Ex-Officio Present: Mary Warnock
Call to Order
Meeting was called to order at 2:35 p.m. by Laurie Apple, chair of the committee.
1) Review and Approve Agenda
Laurie Apple noted that a change was necessary to the agenda, which had been distributed to the committee members via email. Under "New Business" a) i) – HESC 1301 should have been HESC 1031. Kathy Smith moved to approve the agenda, as amended. Kelly Way seconded the motion. The vote was unanimous to approve the agenda, as amended.
2) Review and Approval of Minutes from March 5, 2010
Minutes from the March 5, 2010 meeting had been distributed via email to all committee members. Kelly Way moved that the minutes be accepted, as presented. Marie Gentry seconded the motion. The vote was unanimous to approve the minutes, as presented.
3) Old Business
a) Revision of Curriculum Handbook – Laurie Apple stated that she is still requesting revisions for the handbook. All members were encouraged to send their changes/additions/corrections to her. Laurie Apple noted that she needed the revisions before the fall semester.
4) New Business
i) HESC 1031 – Delete Course
Marie Gentry stated that this is the Intro to Interior Design course. This will be combined with the ARCH/LARC intro class. Therefore, this class is no longer needed in the curriculum. Marie Gentry moved that the deletion of HESC 1031 be accepted as presented, for a first and second reading. Nann Miller seconded the motion. The vote was unanimous to approve the course deletion, for a 1st reading and 2nd reading.
i) Program Change
Kelly Way made the motion to accept the program change as presented for a 2nd reading. Cindy Moore seconded the motion. All pre-reqs have been changed to reflect Act 182. There was no further discussion. The vote was unanimous to approve the program change for a 2nd reading.
i) Program Change for HDFS to remove RS from program name
Mardi Crandall made the motion to accept the program change for HDFS, which would remove RS from the program name. Nann Miller seconded the motion. There was discussion as how this change would affect the students. The HDFS representatives responded that the change would, in no way, affect the students. The vote was unanimous to approve the program change for a 2nd reading.
j) Administrative Reports
k) Dates for Future Meetings
a. April 30, 2010 – 10:00 a.m. – Noon – AFLS Faculty Meeting
The meeting was adjourned at 2:45 p.m. by Laurie Apple.