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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT

Number 330
September 25, 2002

This report officially records the actions of the University of Washington Curriculum Review Committee. The Committee meets September through June to consider applications for curriculum changes submitted by the schools and colleges of the University of Washington.

This report also announces the actions of the Faculty Council of Academic Standards and the Board of Regents regarding program and degree changes.

Course Change Applications received after the deadline for the specified quarter will be considered for the next quarter for which the deadline has not passed. New courses can be added to the curriculum after the deadline.

Applications must be received in the University Curriculum Office, 248 Schmitz, Box 355850, by 5 pm on the deadline date. For courses offered jointly by more than one school or college, an application from each school or college must be received by the University Curriculum Office by the deadline date.

Please address any questions regarding the curriculum process at the University of Washington to the university curriculum office at uwcr@u.washington.edu.

NEW COURSES

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
UNDERGRADUATE INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS (0-A)
Program on Environmental Studies (1014)
ENVIR 150Orientation to Environmental Studies (2) ENVIR ORIENTATION. Effective WIN/2003.
ENVIR 501Graduate Seminar in Environmental Management (1-5, max. 15) GRAD SEM ENVIR MGT. Effective WIN/2003.
ENVIR 550Global Commercialization of Environmental Technologies (4) GLOB COM ENVIR TECH. Effective AUT/2002.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Indian Studies (1015)
AIS 501Documentary Film/Video Research Methods in Native Communities (5) DOC RESEARCH SEMINAR. Effective AUT/2002.
AIS 503Documentary Theory, Form, and Practice (5) DOC FORM THEORY. Effective AUT/2002.
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 578Special Topics in the Anthropology of Institutions (5) TOP ANTH INSTITUTNS. Effective WIN/2003.
ARCHY 402Archaeology and Social Difference (5) ARCH & SOCIAL DIFF. Effective SPR/2003.
ARCHY 489Archeology Practicum (2-9, max. 15) ARCHY PRACTICUM. Effective AUT/2002.
Center for Astrobiology and Early Evolution ()
ASTBIO 501Astrobiology Disciplines (4) ASTROBIO DISCIPLINE. Effective AUT/2002.
ASTBIO 502Astrobiology Topics (4) ASROBIO TOPICS. Effective AUT/2002.
Center for Humanities (0991)
HUM 102Introduction to Themes in the Humanities (5) THEMES HUMANITIES. Effective WIN/2003.
HUM 103Introduction to Historical and Cultural Contexts in the Humanities (5) HISTORY HUMANITIES. Effective SPR/2003.
Communication (1035)
COM 578Intercultural Communication (5) INTERCULTURAL COMM. Effective WIN/2003.
Comparative History of Ideas (0202)
CHID 484Colonial Encounters (5) COLONIAL ENCOUNTERS. Offered jointly with HSTEU 484. Effective SPR/2003.
Geography (0188)
GEOG 276Introduction to Political Geography (5) INTRO POLIT GEOG. Effective SPR/2003.
GEOG 295Special Topics in Geography (1-5, max. 10) SPECIAL TOPICS. Effective WIN/2003.
GEOG 315Explanation and Understanding in Geography (5) EXPLAN UNDSTN GEOG. Effective AUT/2003.
GEOG 395Special Topics in Geography (1-5, max. 10) SPECIAL TOPICS. Effective WIN/2003.
History (0193)
HIST 474Special Topics in History for Teachers (1-10, max. 10) HIST FOR TEACHERS. Credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2002.
HSTEU 274Twentieth Century Europe (5) 20TH CENTURY EUROPE. Effective WIN/2003.
HSTEU 484Colonial Encounters (5) COLONIAL ENCOUNTERS. Offered jointly with CHID 484. Effective SPR/2003.
Political Science (0244)
LSJ 316Law, Justice, and Social Theory (5) LAW/JSTC:SOCL THRY. Effective WIN/2003.
LSJ 327Women's Rights as Human Rights (5) WOMENRTS/HUMAN RTS. Offered jointly with POL S 327. Effective WIN/2003.
LSJ 332Disability and Society: Introduction to Disability Studies (5) DISABILITY&SOCIETY. Effective WIN/2003.
LSJ 421Women's Rights and Politics in Islamic Society (5) WOMN RGHTS IN ISLAM. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 327Women's Rights as Human Rights (5) WOMENRTS/HUMAN RTS. Offered jointly with LSJ 327. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 425War and Deterrence (5) WAR AND DETERRENCE. Effective SPR/2003.
POL S 559Special Topics in Political Methodology (5, max. 10) POL METHODS TOPICS. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 565Special Topics in Public Law (5, max. 10) PUBLIC LAW TOPICS. Effective WIN/2003.
Scandinavian Languages and Literature (0281)
ESTO 201Second-Year Estonian (5) 2ND-YEAR ESTONIAN. Effective WIN/2003.
ESTO 202Second-Year Estonian (5) 2ND-YEAR ESTONIAN. Effective WIN/2003.
ESTO 203Second-Year Estonian (5) 2ND-YEAR ESTONIAN. Effective WIN/2003.
LITH 201Second-Year Lithuanian (5) 2ND-YEAR LITHUANIAN. Effective WIN/2003.
LITH 202Second-Year Lithuanian (5) 2ND-YEAR LITHUANIAN. Effective WIN/2003.
LITH 203Second-Year Lithuanian (5) 2ND-YEAR LITHUANIAN. Effective WIN/2003.
Women Studies (0298)
WOMEN 299Women Studies Community in Colloquia (2) WS COMM COLLOQUIA. Effective WIN/2003.
WOMEN 504Philosophies and Techniques of Teaching (5) TEACHING SEMINAR. Effective WIN/2003.
WOMEN 597Fieldwork in Women Studies (2-5, max. 15) SUPERVISED FIELDWK. Effective AUT/2002.
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (0-E)
Business Administration (0300)
MGMT 422Protecting Intellectual Property in a Global Economy (2) PROTECT INTELL PROP. Effective AUT/2002.
SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY (0-U)
Endodontics (0808)
ENDO 594Current Endodontic Literature (1) ENDODONTIC LIT. Effective AUT/2002.
ENDO 595Endodontic Surgery (2) ENDODONTIC SURGERY. Effective AUT/2002.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Chemical Engineering (0402)
CHEM E 345Introduction to Fuel Cells (3) INTRO FUEL CELLS. Temporary new course. Request DL suffix. Effective AUT/2002-SPR/2003.
CHEM E 446Fundamentals of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (3) SOL OXIDE FUEL CELL. Temporary new course. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003-SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF OCEAN AND FISHERY SCIENCES (0-K)
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (0452)
FISH 530Application of Bioenergetics Models to Aquatic Food Webs (4) BIOENERGETICS. Effective WIN/2003.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (0-M)
Epidemiology (0704)
PHG 581Introduction to Bioinformatics and Genetics Services in Public Health Genetics (1) BIOINFOR & GEN SERV. Credit/no credit only. Effective WIN/2003.
Health Services (0706)
HSERV 574Seminar in Biobehavioral Interventions, Communications, and Cancer Outcomes I (3) SEM CANCER I. Effective AUT/2002.
HSERV 585Seminar in Medical Geography (5) SEMINAR IN MED GEOG. Offered jointly with GEOG 581. Effective AUT/2002.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Business (0981)
T BGEN 427Economic Theory for Business (5) ECON THEORY FOR BUS. Temporary new course. Effective AUT/2002-SUM/2003.
T BGEN 527Financial Theory and Institutions (4) FIN THEORY AND INST. Temporary new course. Effective AUT/2002-SUM/2003.

COURSE CHANGES

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Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
UNDERGRADUATE INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS (0-A)
Program on Environmental Studies (1014)
ENVIR 486Problem Analysis in Urban Ecology (5) PROBS IN URBAN ECOL. Offered jointly with CFR 474, GEOG 486. Change: add joint status. Effective AUT/2003.
ENVIR 487Applied Theory and Methods in Urban Ecology (5) THEORY METH URB ECO. Offered jointly with CFR 475, GEOG 487. Change: add joint status. Effective WIN/2003.
ENVIR 488Research in Urban Ecology (5) RESEARCH URBAN ECOL. Offered jointly with CFR 476, GEOG 488. Change: add joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Communication (1035)
COM 597Special Topics in Communication (5, max. 10) SPECIAL TOPICS. Offered jointly with POL S 552. Change joint status, description. Effective WIN/2003.
Comparative Literature (0132)
C LIT 315National Cinemas (5) NATIONAL CINEMAS. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
Earth and Space Sciences (1034)
ESS 201The Earth System and Climate (5) EARTH CLIMATE. Change titles, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2003.
Geography (0188)
GEOG 486Problem Analysis in Urban Ecology (5) PROBS IN URBAN ECOL. Offered jointly with CFR 474, ENVIR 486. Change joint status, GE. Effective AUT/2003.
GEOG 487Applied Theory and Methods in Urban Ecology (5) THEORY METH URB ECO. Offered jointly with CFR 475, ENVIR 487. Change joint status, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2003.
GEOG 488Research in Urban Ecology (5) RESEARCH URBAN ECOL. Offered jointly with CFR 476, ENVIR 488. Change joint status, prerequisite, GE. Effective SPR/2003.
GEOG 581Seminar in Medical Geography (5) SEMINAR IN MED GEOG. Offered jointly with HSERV 585. Change joint status, description, prerequisite. Effective AUT/2002.
History (0193)
HIST 403Scandinavian Immigration in History and Literature (5) SCAND IMMIGRATION E. Offered jointly with SCAND 403. Change prefix. Effective SPR/2003.
HIST 493Senior Thesis in the History of Science (5, max. 10) HIST SCIENE THESIS. Change titles. Effective WIN/2003.
HIST 494Colloquium in Historiography (5, max. 15) HISTORIOGRAPHY. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
HIST 498Colloquium in History (5) COLLOQUIUM IN HIST. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
HSTEU 510Core Seminar in the History of Modern Europe (5) HST MOD EU CORE SEM. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
HSTEU 511Core Seminar in the History of Modern Europe (5) HST MOD EU CORE SEM. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
HSTEU 512Core Seminar in the History of Modern Europe (5) HST MOD EU CORE SEM. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
RELIG 202Introduction to World Religions: Eastern Traditions (5) RELIGIONS, EASTERN. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
SISEA 543Law in East Asia: China (4) LAW EAST ASIA-CHINA. Offered jointly with LAW B 541. Change credits, description. Effective AUT/2002.
Linguistics (0203)
LING 200Introduction to Linguistic Thought (5) INTRO LING THOUGHT. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
Mathematics (0206)
MATH 421Conceptual Calculus for Teachers (4) CALC FOR TEACHERS. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
Political Science (0244)
POL S 101Introduction to Politics (5) INTRO TO POLITICS. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 383Environmental Politics and Policy in the United States (5) ENVIRON POLITICS. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 500Political Research Design and Analysis (5) POLITICAL RESEARCH. Change number. Effective AUT/2003.
POL S 501Advanced Political Research Design and Analysis (5) ADV POL RESEARCH. Change number. Effective AUT/2003.
POL S 502Qualitative Research Methods (5) QUAL RESRCH METHODS. Change number. Effective AUT/2003.
POL S 503Advanced Quantitative Political Methodology (5) ADV QUANT POL MTHD. Change number. Effective AUT/2003.
POL S 552Special Topics in Communication (5, max. 10) SPECIAL TOPICS. Offered jointly with COM 597. Change: add joint status. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 548Comparative Political Parties (5) COMP POL PARTIES. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 566Comparative Law and Politics (5) COMP LAW & POLITICS. Change credits, contact hours, description. Effective WIN/2003.
POL S 589Special Topics in Political Economy (3-5, max. 10) POL ECONOMY TOPICS. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
Romance Languages and Literature (0264)
SPAN 101Elementary Spanish (5) ELEMENTARY SPANISH. Request DL suffix. Change title. Effective WIN/2003.
SPAN 102Elementary Spanish (5) ELEMENTARY SPANISH. Request DL suffix. Change title. Effective WIN/2003.
SPAN 103Elementary Spanish (5) ELEMENTARY SPANISH. Request DL suffix. Change title. Effective WIN/2003.
Scandinavian Languages and Literature (0281)
SCAND 403Scandinavian Immigration in History and Literature (5) SCAND IMMIGRATION E. Offered jointly with HIST 403. Change joint prefix. Effective WIN/2003.
SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY (0-U)
Oral Medicine (0817)
ORALM 525Introduction to Patient Assessment (1) INTRO PT ASSESSMENT. Change to credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2002.
ORALB 591Advanced Topics in Oral Biology and Medicine I (1-2, max. 2) ORAL BIOLOGY/MED I. Offered jointly with ORTHO 591. Change: drop credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2002.
ORALB 592Advanced Topics in Oral Biology and Medicine II (1-2, max. 2) ORAL BIOLOGY/MED 2. Offered jointly with ORTHO 592. Change: drop credit/no credit only. Effective WIN/2003.
ORALB 593Advanced Topics in Oral Biology and Medicine III (1-2, max. 2) ORAL BIOLOGY/MED 3. Offered jointly with ORTHO 593. Change: drop credit/no credit only. Effective SPR/2003.
Orthodontics (0821)
ORTHO 591Advanced Topics in Oral Biology and Medicine I (1-2, max. 2) ORAL BIOLOGY/MED I. Offered jointly with ORALB 591. Change: drop credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2002.
ORTHO 592Advanced Topics in Oral Biology and Medicine II (1-2, max. 2) ORAL BIOLOGY/MED 2. Offered jointly with ORALB 592. Change: drop credit/no credit only. Effective WIN/2003.
ORTHO 593Advanced Topics in Oral Biology and Medicine III (1-2, max. 2) ORAL BIOLOGY/MED 3. Offered jointly with ORALB 593. Change: drop credit/no credit only. Effective SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF FOREST RESOURCES (0-L)
Forest Resources (0523)
CFR 474Problem Analysis in Urban Ecology (5) PROBS IN URBAN ECOL. Offered jointly with GEOG 486, ENVIR 486. Change joint status. Effective AUT/2003.
CFR 475Applied Theory and Methods in Urban Ecology (5) THEORY METH URB ECO. Offered jointly with GEOG 487, ENVIR 487. Change joint status, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2003.
CFR 476Research in Urban Ecology (5) RESEARCH URBAN ECOL. Offered jointly with GEOG 488, ENVIR 488.
ESC 110Introduction to Environmental Sciences (5) ENVIRONMENTAL SCI. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW B 541Law in East Asia: China (4) LAW EAST ASIA-CHINA. Offered jointly with SISEA 543. Change credits, description. Effective AUT/2002.
LAW B 596International Protection of Human Rights Seminar ([2-3]-, max. 6) INTL HUMAN TRS SEM. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Genome Sciences ()
GENOME 581Seminar in Drosophila Genetics (1) DROSOHILIA GENETICS. Credit/no credit only. Change prefix. Effective AUT/2002.
GENOME 582Seminar in Mouse Genetics (1) MOUSE GENETICS. Credit/no credit only. Change prefix. Effective AUT/2002.
GENOME 583Seminar in Molecular Cytology (1) MOLECULAR CYTOLOGY. Credit/no credit only. Change prefix. Effective AUT/2002.
GENOME 584Seminar in DNA Replication (1) DNA REPLICATION. Credit/no credit only. Change prefix. Effective AUT/2002.
GENOME 585Seminar in Bacterial Genetics (1) BACTERIAL GENETICS. Credit/no credit only. Change prefix. Effective AUT/2002.
GENOME 586Seminar in Mammalian Genetics (1) MAMMALIAN GENETICS. Change prefix. Credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2002.
GENOME 587Seminar in Nematode Genetics (1) NEMATODE GENETICS. Change prefix. Credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2002.
COLLEGE OF OCEAN AND FISHERY SCIENCES (0-K)
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (0452)
FISH 494Capstone Project I (3-12, max. 24) CAPSTONE PROJECT I. Change credits. Effective WIN/2003.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (0-M)
Health Services (0706)
HSERV 575Seminar in Biobehavioral Interventions, Communications and Cancer Outcomes II (2) SEM CANCER OUTCOM II. Change credits, description. Effective WIN/2003.
HSERV 591Community Oriented Public Health Practice (1-6, max. 42) PUB HLTH PRAC. Change titles, credits, description. Effective WIN/2003.

COURSES DROPPED

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Political Science (0244)
POL S 425 International Law (5) INTL LAW SEMINAR. Drop course. Effective WIN/2002.
Women Studies (0298)
WOMEN 250Gender, War, and Peace (5) GENDER, WAR, PEACE. Drop course. Effective WIN/2003.
WOMEN 351Women of the African Diaspora (5) WOM AFRICN DIASPORA Drop course. Effective WIN/2003.
WOMEN 374Methods in Life History Research (5) METH LIFE HISTORY. Drop course. Effective WIN/2003.
COLLEGE OF OCEAN AND FISHERY SCIENCES (0-K)
Oceanography (0456)
OCEAN 460Ocean Data Interpretation (5) OCEAN DATA INTER. Drop course. Effective WIN/2003.
OCEAN 480General Physical Oceanography I (3) GEN PHY OCEAN I. Drop course. Effective WIN/2003.
OCEAN 481General Physical Oceanography II (3) GEN PHYS OCEAN II. Drop course. Effective WIN/2003.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (0-M)
Epidemiology (0704)
PHG 510Genetic Principles for Public Health (3) GENETICS-PUB HEALTH. Drop course. Effective WIN/2003.