Curriculum Development

Curriculum development

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

General Studies Council Meeting


Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Location: Administration Building Interdisciplinary B Conference Room 365 (Tempe)
Telephone: 480-965-2018

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes - Tuesday, November 22, 2011

3. Announcements

  • Lisa McIntyre will discuss equivalency courses and general studies designations.
  • Vice Provost, Fred Corey, will address the council at 3:45 p.m.

4. Old Business  

5. New Business  

6. Subcommittee Reports

A. Literacy and Critical Inquiry (L)

From ASU: (new)

ASB 371 Inequality and Sustainability

B. Mathematical Studies (MA/CS)


C. Humanities, Fine Arts and Design (HU)

From ASU: (new)

FMP 294 Education in Film
HON 273 Human Event: Science Focus
HON 274 Human Event: Social Science Focus
MUS 294 Arts, Music, and Learning
MUS 294 Critical Thinking in the Arts
MUS 294 Dance, Music, and Meaning
MUS 294 Music, Meaning, and Imagination
MUS 294 The Arts Around Us

From MCCCD: (new)

HUM 215 Film Comedy

D. Social and Behavioral Sciences (SB)

From ASU: (new)

ASB  371  Inequality and Sustainability
ASB  478  Migration and Society
BIS 499 Exploring Sociocultural Phenonema Through Research in the Social Sciences
SOS 194 The Thread of Energy

From MCCCD: (new)

HES 201  Substance Abuse and Behavior

E. Natural Sciences (SQ/SG)

From MCCCD: (Mandatory Review SQ)

PHS 120  Introduction to Physical Science

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

From ASU: (new)

ASB  478  Migration and Society

G. Global Awareness (G)

From ASU: (new)

ASB 371 Inequality and Sustainability
BIS 484 Dublin Internship
HST 375 Colonial Latin America
MUS 294  Dance, Music, and Meaning
SOS 194  The Thread of Energy

From MCCCD: (Mandatory Review)

HUM  213 Hispanic Film

H. Historical Awareness (H)

From MCCCD: (new)

ASB 226  Human Impacts on Ancient Environments 

7. Adjournment