Curriculum Development

Curriculum development

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

General Studies Council Meeting


Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Location: Fulton Center (FULTN) Room 2490 (Tempe)
Conference Call-in number: 480-884-1950
Conference ID: 5941  

1.  Call to Order

2.  Approval of Minutes - March 25, 2014

3.  Announcements

  • Approval of amended GSC ByLaws with the Vice-Chair position.
  • Appoint Vice-Chair.  

4.  Old Business

  • Criteria checklists should be finalized and ready for a vote at the last General Studies Council meeting.

5.  New Business

  • Clarification regarding 498 Pro-Seminar courses and Literacy and Critical Inquiry (L) designation.

6.  Subcommittee Reports

A. Literacy and Critical Inquiry (L)

From ASU: none  


HUM 250 Ideas and Values in the Humanities (Mandatory Review - Revised)
HUM 251 Ideas and Values in the Humanities (Mandatory Review - Revised)

B. Mathematical Studies (MA/CS)

From ASU

ASM 465 Quantification and Analysis for Anthropologists (CS) (Mandatory Review - Tabled from February 25th meeting)

From MCCCD: none

C. Humanities, Fine Arts and Design (HU)

From ASU

LAT/REL/SLC 361 Roman Religion
RDG 291 Children's Literature (Mandatory Review - Revised)  

From MCCCD: none  

D. Social and Behavioral Sciences (SB)

From ASU

ASB 368 Prehistoric and Historic Hunter-Gatherers  

From MCCCD: none  

E. Natural Sciences (SQ/SG)

From ASU

CON 106 Introduction to Concrete Materials for the Built Environment (SQ)  

From MCCCD: none  

F. Cultural Diversity in the U.S. (C) 

From ASU

ASB 316 Money and Culture
ASB 327 Action Anthropology (Revised)  


HIS 106 Southwest History (Mandatory Review)
WST/HUM 209 Women and Films (Mandatory Review)  

G. Global Awareness (G)

From ASU

GCU/SOS 171 The Thread of Energy
POS 367 World Politics and Global Inequalities
RUS 440 Russian Mass Media

From MCCCD: none  

H. Historical Awareness (H)

From ASU

GCU 359 Cities of the World I (Mandatory Review - Revised)  


HIS 190 Environmental History 

7. Adjournment