The following W recertifications were reported: CHEM341, CHEM342, ESCI329, HIST351, HIST352, HIST276.
(1) CHANGE IN UNDERGRADUATE COURSE
SOCY303: Classical Sociological Theory. Proposal to change the pre-requisites to SOCY101 and 9 credits of SOCY courses at 200 level or higher was approved without dissent.
(2) NEW UNDERGRADUATE COURSE
UNIV103: First Year Inquiry Seminar, 3 credits. Proposal to create the core course structure for the FYI Seminar designed to introduce freshmen students to the process of intellectual inquiry as part of the Connections and Exploration area of the new General Education curriculum was approved without dissent.
(3) CHANGE IN UNDERGRADUATE CURRICULUM
ENGL. Proposal to make ENGL110 a pre-requisite for all 300- and 400-level English courses and ENGL110 or 110H a pre- or co-requisite for all 200-level courses except ENGL220 and ENGL230 was approved with one dissenting vote.
(4) CHANGE IN UNDERGRADUATE COURSE
EDTE majors. Proposal to allow OSEH120 (G3) to be counted towards fulfillment of the G3 block. No action was taken. A White/DiBartolomeis motion to consider the OSEH120 proposal in conjunction with the original proposal passed by Senate, the response from the Administration, a written statement from the Administration about the need for only Senate approval of the single-course format and a new course proposal cover sheet was approved without dissent.