Curriculum Development

Curriculum development

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

General Studies Council Meeting


Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Location: Administration Building Interdisciplinary B Conference Room 365 (Tempe)
Conference Call-in number: 480-884-1950 from outside. Then enter the Conf I.D. when prompted 2561 followed by pound sign. You will be connected to the call in progress INTDS B365.

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes - March 26, 2013  

3. Announcements  

4. Old Business

  • Literacy criteria requirements will be discussed at the April 23, 2013 GSC meeting.  
  • GSC workshop information was provided to council members.
  • A copy of amended Bylaws and Policies and Procedures is forthcoming and will be sent to council members for review.

5. New Business  

6. Subcommittee Reports

A. Literacy and Critical Inquiry (L)

From ASU: (new)
FMP 222 Education in Film
IEE 486 Systems Design Capstone II (Revised)
PUP 434 Economic Development Planning (Revised)
SOC 334 Technology and Society
THE 421 Shakespeare: Stage and Film (Revised)
THP 311 Creative Drama with Youth (Revised)  

From MCCCD: None    

B. Mathematical Studies (MA/CS) 

From ASU: (new)

MAT 171 Precalculus: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)   

From MCCCD: None    

C. Humanities, Fine Arts and Design (HU)  

From ASU: (new)

ARA 218 Art and Visual Learning (Revised)
ART 110 Drawing as Seeing and Thinking (Revised)
MUS 362 Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture (Revised)
VTN 321 Advanced Vietnamese and Literature I
VTN 322 Advanced Vietnamese and Literature II  

From MCCCD: None 

D. Social and Behavioral Sciences (SB)

From ASU:

GCU/SOS 171 The Thread of Energy (Revised)  

From MCCCD: None

E. Natural Sciences (SQ/SG)  

From ASU: (new)

BIO 194 Discovery: Why Sex?  

From MCCCD: None

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

From ASU: None

From MCCCD: None 

G. Global Awareness (G)

From ASU: (new)

CHI 101 First-Year Chinese I
CHI 102 First-Year Chinese II
CHI 401 Fourth-Year Chinese I
CHI 402 Fourth-Year Chinese II
CHI 407 Chinese for Academic and Professional Purposes I
CHI 408 Chinese for Academic and Professional Purposes II
HEB 101 Elementary Modern Hebrew
HEB 102 Elementary Modern Hebrew
HEB 394 Israeli Culture and Society
VTN 101 Elementary Vietnamese I
VTN 102 Elementary Vietnamese II
VTN 321 Advanced Vietnamese and Literature I
VTN 322 Advanced Vietnamese and Literature II  

From MCCCD: None   

H. Historical Awareness (H)  

From ASU: (new)

HEB 394 Israeli Culture and Society  

From MCCCD: None

7. Adjournment