Graduate Council - December 2014 Agenda

MEMORANDUM

November 26, 2014

TO:

Members of the Graduate Council

FROM:

John Stone, Dean
School of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education

RE:

Graduate Council Meeting of 4 December 2014

The Graduate Council will meet at
2:15pm
Thursday, 4 December 2014
UC 259A

 AGENDA


      I.        Approval of Minutes from the November 6, 2014 Meeting.

     II.        Announcements 

                     A.        Forthcoming Policy on Master's Qualified Faculty Teaching Master's Level Courses (attached)

                     B.        Graduation Rates in UW-W Graduate Programs (attached)

    III.        Information Only Items

A.     Curricular Action: Prerequisite Change from the Department of Special Education SPECED 576 Medical Aspects of Disability (No longer a requirement for the major) 

B.     Curricular Action: Prerequisite Change from the Department of Special Education SPECED 606 Transition Programming for Students with Disabilities

C.    Curricular Action: Prerequisite Change from the Department of Special Education SPECED 640 Advanced Behavior Intervention Strategies

D.    Curricular Action: Prerequisite Change from the Department of Special Education: SPECED 665 Curriculum/Methods Cognitive Disabilities -Functional

    IV.        Business Items

A.     Curricular Action: New Course from the Department of Social Work: SOCWORK 575 Social Work Case Management

B.     Curricular Action: New Course from the Department of Languages and Literatures: ENGLISH 571 Writing in the Sciences

C.    Curricular Action: New Course from the Department of Economics: ECON 784: Seminar Topics in Economics

D.    Curricular Action: Change in Degree from the Economics Department: Applied Economics

E.     Curricular Action: Course Revision from the Department of Accounting: ACCOUNT 757 Issues in Financial Accounting

F.     Curricular Action: Course Revision from the Department of Accounting: ACCOUNT 781 Advanced Accounting Theory I

G.    Curricular Action: Change in Degree from the Department of Accounting: MPA

H.    Curricular Action: Course Revision and Credit Change from the Department of Special Education: SPECFLD 610 General Education Field Experience

I.      Curricular Action: Course Revision, Credit Change and Title Change from the Department of Special Education: SPECED 680 FROM: Phase 4 Portfolio (2 units) TO: Directed Teaching/Internship Practica and Phase 4 Seminar (3 units)

J.     Curricular Action: Course Revision and Prerequisite Change from the Department of Special Education: SPECED 686 Academic Interventions I

K.     Curricular Action: Course Revision and Prerequisite Change from the Department of Special Education: SPECED 687 Academic Interventions II

L.     Curricular Action: Course Revision, Credit Change, Title Change and Number Change from the Department of Special Education: FROM: SPECED 580 Phase 3 Portfolio TO: SPECED 783 Graduate Fieldwork and Portfolio

     V.        New Business

A.     Discussion of Graduate Learning Project

c: Chancellor Telfer, Provost Kopper, Associate Vice Chancellor Cook, Deans, Department Chairs, Program Coordinators, Marketing and Media Relations