Courses and Curricula Committee Charge

Committee Charge/Responsibilities:

  • Review course, minor, certificate and degree program proposals and changes submitted by degree programs and divisions to verify that the proposal or change does not duplicate, without sufficient justification, a similar course, minor, certificate, or program already existing in the college.
  • Ensure that course proposal syllabi adhere to the standards and expectations outlined by the committee (see Components of a Course Syllabus).
  • Address curricula modifications resulting from changes to the University’s General Education program and course requirements.
  • Offer recommendations on degree program collaboration, specifically on common (core) knowledge and skills.
  • Review programs and curricula and offer suggestions for online learning opportunities.