March 27, 2017

Date/Time
Monday, 03/27/2017
Location
John Gray Library Room 717
Submitted By:
Tammye Knowles

Attending: Kami Makki, Kendrick Aung, Theresa Hefner-Babb, Kevin Smith, Paul Hemenway, Cynthia Barnes, John McCollough, Zanthia Smith, Lula Henry, Carman Doering, David Bartlett, Melissa Riley, Boyd Lanier, Tammye Knowles Via Proxy: Judy Smith, Nicki Michalski, Eileen Curl, Steve McCrary

Call to Order: 3:35 p.m.

Approval of Minutes: Kami Makki made a motion to approve the minutes of the last meeting. Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed.

 

SOCI 3355:

  • Title and description were changed on the syllabus. The contact hours on the course change form were changed from 3 hours to 45 hours.  Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve the changes.
  • Paul Hemenway seconded the motion, the motion passed.

SOCI 4325:

  • Contact hours were changed. Course will be online.  All corrected information appeared to be presented.   Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve the course.
  • Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed.

SOCI 4335:

  • Check the grading scale. Review the Honesty Policy.  Old language for Student with Disabilities Policy.  Change course outcomes to student outcomes  
  • Zanthia Smith made a motion to approve with corrections.  Cynthia Barnes seconded the motion, the motion passed.      

Sociology Degree Plan:

  • Department required 15 hours (changed to 9 hours). Total advance hours at Lamar University 45. Not in catalogue.  Old form was used. 
  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve with corrections.  Paul Hemenway seconded the motion, motion passed. 

DSDE 3311:

  • Course description on the course addition form and syllabus matched. Course objectives not written as student outcome.  Remove the statements concerning the syllabus may change and course schedule may change.  The attendance policy is addressed. 
  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve with corrections.  Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed. 

DSDE 3312:

  • Pre-requisite should be a grade of C. Remove the syllabus will change statement.  
  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve with corrections.  Kami Makki seconded the motion, the motioned passed.

DSDE 3314:

  • Remove schedule may change statement. Check the Students with Disabilities statement.  In the course description the word general was omitted but corrected.
  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve with corrections.  Paul Hemenway seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 3321:

  • The number entered into the table was incorrect. The old table did not total or match.
  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve with corrections.  Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 3322:

  • The section numbers on the cover sheet does not belong. Had errors that were removed. 
  • Kami Makki made a motion to approve the course.  Cynthia Barnes seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 3324:

  • The point value and range on the grading scale were corrected.
  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve the course.  Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 3374:

  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve the course. Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 3378:

  • Delete the statement concerning course schedule will change.
  • Zanthia Smith made a motion to approve the course.  Paul Hemenway seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 4322:

  • Paul Hemenway made a motion the approve the course. Kami Makki seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 4378:

  • The emergency procedures were duplicated (one was removed).
  • Zanthia Smith made a motion to approve the course. Cynthia Barnes seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 4379:

  • Cynthia Barnes made a motion to approve the course. Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed.

DSDE 4620:

  • Lula Henry made a motion to approve the course. Cynthia Barnes seconded the motion, the motion passed. 

DSDE 4621:

  • Lula Henry made a motion to approve the course. Cynthia Barnes seconded the motion, the motion passed.

Minor:

  • The university requires 18 hours this program is requiring 21 hours.  Half are upper level courses. 
  • Boyd Lanier made a motion to approve the minor.  Zanthia Smith seconded the motion, the motion passed.

BA in Advocacy:

  • DSDE Core 48 hours instead of 45. Change from the word hours to hrs.
  • PSY 2317 or Statistics

BA in Interpreting:

  • All of the numbers add up correctly.

Teaching Track Degree Plan:

  • No corrections. Boyd Lanier made a motion to approve the minor, BA in Advocacy, BA in Interpreting and the Teaching Track Degree Plan. 
  • Paul Hemenway seconded the motion, the motion passed.

ELEN 3310:

  • Moving from junior to sophomore level. Repeat hour one.
  • Lula Henry made a motion to approve the course with changes.  Kami Makki seconded the motion, the motion passed.

ELEN 2310:

  • Zanthia Smith made a motion to delete this course. Boyd Lanier seconded the motion, the motion passed.

ELEN 4313:

  • Paul Hemenway made a motion to approve this course. Boyd Lanier seconded the motion, the motion passed.

ELEN 4314:

  • Zanthia Smith made a motion to approve this course. Boyd Lanier seconded the motion, the motion passed.

CEE Undergraduate Advance:  

  • Boyd Lanier made a motion to send this to Dr. Kevin Smith. Paul Hemenway seconded the motion, the motion passed.

CPSC 3350:

  • Lula Henry made a motion to approve the course. Boyd Lanier seconded the motion, the motion passed.

CPSC 3355:

  • Zanthia Smith made a motion to approve the course. Lula Henry seconded the motion, the motion passed.

BS in Computer Game Development:

  • Lula Henry made a motion to approve the degree. Boyd Lanier seconded the motion, the motion passed.

CVEN 3351:

  • Remove the word student on student outcomes. Remove course numbers in two places. 
  • Zanthia Smith made a motion to approve the course.  Lula Henry seconded the motion, the motion passed.

CVEN 4309:

  • Change contact hour from 3 to 45.
  • Kami Makki made a motion to approve the course.  Kendrick Aung seconded the motion, the motion passed.

 

The Meeting was adjourned at 6:30 p.m.