Millersville University Faculty Senate
Action Summary
Faculty Senate Meeting
Feburary 15, 2011

The minutes of the February 1, 2011 meeting of the Faculty Senate were approved as written.

(1) CHANGE TO UNDERGRADUATE COURSE
PHYS471: Quantum Mechanics, 3 credits. Proposal to add MATH 365 as a pre-requisite was approved without dissent.

(2) NEW UNDERGRADUATE COURSE
ERCH465: Science for the Young Learner, 3 credits. Proposal to offer a course to provide an overview of the content and processes included in an early childhood (Pre K-Grade 4) science program and methodology appropriate for the school setting was approved without dissent.

(3) NEW UNDERGRADUATE COURSE
MDLV466: Teaching of Science: An Inquiry Approach, 3 credits. Proposal to offer a course focused on the teaching of science through inquiry in the middle grades to build student understanding of the nature of science through active involvement was approved without dissent.

(4) CHANGE TO UNDERGRADUATE CURRICULUM
Middle Level Certification: Science Concentration. Proposal for a program to develop competencies in chemistry, earth science, biology, and physics was approved without dissent.

(5) CHANGE TO UNDERGRADUATE CURRICULUM
Middle Level Certification: Social Studies Concentration. Proposal for a program to develop competencies in economics, geography, government, and history was approved without dissent.

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