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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT

Number 334
January 30, 2003

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 BUSINESS

NEW PREFIXES

PrefixTitleAction
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Computer Science and Engineering (0406)
CSE P Computer Science and Engineering Professional Master's Program. Effective SPR/2003.

NEW COURSES

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
UNDERGRADUATE INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS (0-A)
Program on Environmental Studies (1014)
ENVIR 585Climate Impacts on the Pacific Northwest (4) PNW CLIMATE IMPACTS. Offered jointly with ATM S/ESS/SMA 585. Effective SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 474Social Difference and Medical Knowledge (5) SOC DIFF & MED KNLG. Effective AUT/2003.
ANTH 478Anthropological Approaches to Understanding Total Institutions (5) ANTH TOT INST. Effective SPR/2003.
BIO A 455Reproductive Ecology Laboratory Seminar (5) REPRDUCTVE ECOL LAB. Effective SPR/2003.
Asian Languages and Literature (0144)
CHIN 138First-Year Intensive Chinese-Heritage (15) INTENSIVE (HERITAGE). Effective SUM/2003.
CHIN 442The Chinese Language (5) THE CHINESE LANGUAG. Effective WIN/2004.
Atmospheric Sciences (0108)
ATM S 585Climate Impacts on the Pacific Northwest (4) PNW CLIMATE IMPACTS. Offered jointly with ENVIR/ESS/SMA 585. Effective SPR/2003.
Biology (0112)
BIOL 340Genetics and Molecular Ecology (5) GENETS & MOLEC ECOL. Offered jointly with FISH 340. Effective SPR/2003.
Earth and Space Sciences (1034)
ESS 104Prehistoric Life (3) PREHISTORIC LIFE. Effective SPR/2003.
ESS 585Climate Impacts on the Pacific Northwest (4) PNW CLIMATE IMPACTS. Offered jointly with ATM S/ENVIR/SMA 585. Effective SPR/2003.
Geography (0188)
GEOG 195Special Topics in Geography (1-5, max. 10) SPECIAL TOPICS. Effective SPR/2003.
GEOG 438Cities of East Asia: Geography and Development (5) CITIES OF EAST ASIA. Effective SPR/2003.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
RELIG 254American Religions (5) AMERICAN RELIGIONS. Effective WIN/2004.
SIS 470Human Rights in Transitional Societies (5) HMN RGHTS TRANS SOC. Offered jointly with LSJ 470. Effective SPR/2003.
SISEA 481Science, Technology, and Innovation Policies in East Asia (5) TECH POLICY E ASIA. Effective AUT/2003.
SISEA 542Political Economy of Post War Japan (5) POL ECON JAPAN. Effective AUT/2003.
SISEA 581Science, Technology, and Innovation Policies in East Asia (5) TECH POLICY E ASIA. Effective AUT/2003.
Neurobiology (1018)
NBIO 496Peer Teaching Assistant in Neurobiology (5) PEER TA IN NBIO. Credit/no credit only. Effective SPR/2003.
Political Science (0244)
LSJ 410Human Rights in Transitional Societies (5) HMN RGHTS TRANS SOC. Offered jointly with SIS 470. Effective SPR/2003.
Psychology (0262)
PSYCH 481Seminar in Advanced Quantitative Methods (3) SMNR ADV QUANT METH. Effective SPR/2003.
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (0-E)
Business Administration (0300)
B A 580Problems in Microeconomics (4) PROBS IN MICROECON. Effective SUM/2003.
GEMBA 511Communication and Negotiation Skills for International Managers (4-10, max. 10) Effective SUM/2003.
MSIS 521Modern Database Systems and Applications (4) MOD DATABASE SYST. Effective SPR/2003.
MSIS 522Analysis, Modeling, and Design (4) ANALYSIS MOD DES. Effective SUM/2003.
MSIS 523Business Data Communications and Networking (4) BUS DATA COM & NET. Effective SPR/2003.
MSIS 524Project Management (4) PROJECT MGMT. Effective SPR/2003.
MSIS 525Information Technology Policy and Strategy (4) INFO POLICY & STRAT. Effective SUM/2003.
MSIS 526Integrating the Enterprise (4) INTEGRATNG ENTRPRISE. Effective SUM/2003.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
EDSPE 524Functional Behavioral Assessment (3) FUNCTNAL BEH ASSESS. Effective SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Computer Science and Engineering (0406)
CSE P 576Image Understanding (4) IMAGE UNDERSTANDING. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 590Special Topics in Computer Science (1-4, max. 20) SP TPC COMPTR SCI. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 596Business Basics for Computer Science Professionals (4) SOFTWARE BUSINESS. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 600Independent Study or Research (1-4, max. 8) INDPNT STDY/RES. Effective SPR/2003.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Human Biology (0950)
HU BIO 559P-Problem Based Learning (2) P-PBL. Effective WIN/2004.
Medicine (0915)
MED 560P-Advanced Global Health (2) P-ADV GLOBAL HEALTH. Effective SPR/2003.
Surgery (0941)
SURG 667P-Clinical Clerkship Spokane (12) P-CLIN. Effective SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF OCEAN AND FISHERY SCIENCES (0-K)
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (0452)
FISH 340Genetics and Molecular Ecology (5) GENETS & MOLEC ECOL. Offered jointly with BIOL 340. Effective SPR/2003.
School of Marine Affairs (0458)
SMA 585Climate Impacts on the Pacific Northwest (4) PNW CLIMATE IMPACTS. Offered jointly with ATM S/ENVIR/ESS 585. Effective SPR/2003.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (0-M)
Environmental Health (0702)
ENV H 598 MPH Degree Program Project (*, max. 9) PROGRAM PROJECT. Effective SPR/2003.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Business (0881)
B BUS 305Managerial Communication (4) MGRL COMMUNICATION. Effective AUT/2003.
Computing and Software Systems (0865)
CSS 305Interdisciplinary Information Technology (5) INTERDIS INFO TECH. Temporary new course. Effective SPR/2003-WIN/2004.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0863)
BPOLST 504Understanding and Managing Contemporary Organizations in Policy Environments (10) ORG IN POLICY ENVS. Conversion of a temporary course. Effective AUT/2003.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TCSIG 446Child and Adolescent Abnormal Psychology (5) CHILD ABNORMAL. Effective SPR/2003.
TCXG 469Art Theories, Methods, Philosophies (5) ART THEORIES. Effective SPR/2003.
TCXG 480Advanced Reporting (5) ADVANCED REPORTING. Effective SPR/2003.
TCXIN 480Contemporary Art and Society-1945 to Present (5) CONTEMP ART&SOCIETY. Effective SPR/2003.
TIBCG 362The Beautiful and the Good: Philosophy's Quest for Value (5) BEAUTIFUL & GOOD. Effective SPR/2003.
TESC 313Physical Forces in the Natural World (5) PHYSICAL ENVIRON. Effective SPR/2003.
TIBCG 513Teaching Writing as Public Action (5) WRITING AS ACTION. Conversion of a temporary new course. Effective SPR/2003.
TIBCG 605Degree Project (1-10, max. 10) DEGREE PROJECT. Credit/no credit only. Effective SPR/2003.
TIBCIN 456Postcolonial Studies: African Perspectives (5) POST COL AFRICA PER. Effective SPR/2003.
TIBCIN 462African Folklore and Literature (5) AFRICAN FOLKLORE&LIT. Effective SPR/2003.
TQS 312Intermediate Statistics with Applications (3, 5, max. 5) INTERMEDIATE STATS. Conversion of a temporary new course. Effective SPR/2003.

COURSE CHANGES

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Ethnic Studies (0100)
CHSTU 254Northwest Latinos: History, Community, Culture (5) NW LATINOS. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2003.
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 321Comparative Religion (3) COMP REL. Offered jointly with RELIG 321. Change titles, description, and add joint. Effective SPR/2003.
ANTH 331Native Art of the Pacific Northwest Coast (5) NATIVE ART OF PNW. Offered jointly with ART H 331. Change titles, description. Effective SUM/2003.
ANTH 497Domesticating International Human Rights: Perspectives of U.S. Asylum Law (5) US ASYLM & RFUG LAW. Offered jointly with LSJ 425. Change joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
ANTH 498 Women's Rights and Politics in Islamic Society (5) WOMN RGTS IN ISLAM. Offered jointly with LSJ 421. Change joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
ARCHY 212The Archaeology of Egypt (5) ARCHY OF EGYPT. Change number, credits. Effective SPR/2003.
ARCHY 465Public Archaeology (5) PUBLIC ARCHAEOLOGY. Change titles, credits, description, prerequisite. Effective SPR/2003.
Art History (0106)
ART H 206Survey of Native North American Art (5) SURV NAT N AM ART. Change titles, description. Effective SUM/2003.
ART H 331Native Art of the Pacific Northwest Coast (5) NATIVE ART OF PNW. Offered jointly with ANTH 331. Change titles, description. Effective SUM/2003.
Asian Languages and Literature (0144)
CHIN 134First-Year Intensive Chinese (Non-Heritage) (15) 1ST-YR INT CHIN-NH. Change titles, description. Effective SUM/2003.
CHIN 342The Chinese Language (5) THE CHINESE LNGUAGE. Change prerequisites, recommendation. Effective AUT/2003.
Biology (0112)
BIOL 350Foundations in Physiology (3) FOUNDTNS PHYSIOLOGY. Change titles, description, prerequisite.. Effective AUT/2003.
Earth and Space Sciences (1034)
ESS 103Minerals and Gems (3) MINERALS AND GEMS. Change credits, description. Effective SPR/2003.
ESS 529Principles of Fluid Dynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer in Earth Sciences (3) FLD DYN TH/MS TRANS. Change titles, prerequisite, description. Effective SPR/2003.
ESS 556Physical Petrology (3) PHYSICAL PETROLOGY. Change titles, prerequisite. Effective SPR/2003.
ESS 568Physics of the Oceanic Lithosphere (3) OCEAN LITHOSPHERE. Offered jointly with OCEAN 545. Change titles, prerequisite, description. Effective SPR/2003.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
LSJ 367Comparative Law and Courts (5) COMP LAW AND COURTS. Offered jointly with POL S 367, SIS 367. Change joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
LSJ 421 Women's Rights and Politics in Islamic Society (5) WOMN RGTS IN ISLAM. Offered jointly with ANTH 498. Change joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
LSJ 425Domesticating International Human Rights: Perspectives of U.S. Asylum Law (5) US ASYLM & RFUG LAW. Offered jointly with ANTH 497. Change joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
RELIG 321Comparative Religion (3) COMP REL. Offered jointly with ANTH 321. Change titles, description, and add joint. Effective SPR/2003.
SIS 367Comparative Law and Courts (5) COMP LAW AND COURTS. Offered jointly with LSJ 367, POL S 367. Change joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
Music (0217)
MUSIC 390Special Topics in Music (3, max. 9) SPECIAL TOPICS. Change credits. Effective SPR/2003.
MUSIC 590Keyboard and Doctoral Lecture Recital or Concerto Recital (6, max. 18). KEYBOARD RECITAL. Change titles, credits, description. Effective AUT/2003.
Physics (0239)
PHYS 494Seminar on Current Problems in Physics (1, max. 3) SEM CURRENT PROBS. Change credits. Effective SPR/2003.
PHYS 495Seminar on Current Problems in Physics (1, max. 3) SEM CURRENT PROBS. Change credits. Effective SPR/2003.
PHYS 496Seminar on Current Problems in Physics (1, max. 3) SEM CURRENT PROBS. Change credits. Effective SPR/2003.
PHYS 578Selected Topics in Theoretical Physics (*, max. 30) SEL TPC THRTCL PHYS. Temporary change: drop permanent CR/NC. Effective WIN/2003-WIN/2003.
Political Science (0244)
POL S 367Comparative Law and Courts (5) COMP LAW AND COURTS. Offered jointly with LSJ 367, POL S 367. Change joint status. Effective SPR/2003.
Psychology (0262)
PSYCH 200Comparative Animal Behavior (5) COMP ANIM BEHAV. Change description. Effective SPR/2003.
PSYCH 203Introduction to Personality and Individual Differences (4) PERS & IDIV DIFFS. Change description. Effective SPR/2003.
PSYCH 206Human Development (5) HUMAN DEVELOPMENT. Change description. Effective SPR/2003.
PSYCH 245Introduction to Social Psychology (5) INTR SOC PSYCH. Change description. Effective SPR/2003.
Sociology (0293)
SOC 587Special Topics in Deviance and Social Control (3) SP TOP DEV&SC CNTRL. Change credits. Effective AUT/2003.
Speech and Hearing Sciences (0296)
SPHSC 406Treatment of Speech and Language Disorders (4) TRETMT SP LG DISRDR. Change credits. Effective SPR/2003.
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (0-E)
Business Administration (0300)
EMBA 521Creating Effective Organizations (4) EFFECTIVE ORGNZTNS. Change credits, contact hours, description. Effective SPR/2003.
I S 545Database Systems and Applications (4) DATABASE SYS & APP. Change abbreviated title, prerequisites, description. Effective SPR/2003.
I S 560Information Systems Development (4) INFO SYS DEVLP. Change prerequisite, description. Effective SPR/2003.
SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY (0-U)
Oral Biology (0816)
ORALB 576Molecular Aspects of Epithelial Biology (1-2, max. 2) EPITHELIAL BIOLOGY. Change credits. Effective SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Computer Science and Engineering (0406)
CSE P 501Compiler Construction (4) COMPILER CONSTRUCT. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 503Principles of Software Engineering (4) SOFTWARE ENGINEERING. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 505Programming Languages (4) PROG LANGUAGES. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 510Human Computer Interaction (4) HUMAN CMP INTERACTN. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 521Applied Algorithms (4) APPLIED ALGORITHMS. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 524Parallel Computation (4) PARALLEL COMPUTATN. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 544Database Management Systems (4) DATABASE MGT SYS. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 545Transaction Processing (4) TRANSACTION PROCESS. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 546Data Mining (4) DATA MINING. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 548Computer Architecture (4) COMPUTER ARCH. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 551Computer Operating Systems (4) OPERATING SYS. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 557Current Trends in Computer Graphics (4) TRENDS COMP GRAPHIC. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 561Network Systems (4) NETWORK SYSTEMS. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 567Design and Implementation of Digital Systems (4) DIGITAL SYSTEMS. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
CSE P 573Applications of Artificial Intelligence (4) APPS ARTIF INTEL. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2003.
THE INFORMATION SCHOOL (0-S)
The Information School (0671)
LIS 500The Life Cycle of Information (2) INFO LIFE CYCLE. Request DL suffix. Effective AUT/2002.
LIS 508History of Recorded Information (4) HISTORY REC INFO. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 510Information Behavior (4) INFO BEHAVIOR. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 511Systems Analysis (4) SYSTEMS ANALYSIS. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 520Information Resources, Services, and Collections (4) INFO RES SER & COL. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 521Principles of Information Services (4) PRIN OF INFO SERV. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 522Collection Development (3) COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 523Advanced Information Services (4) ADV INFO SERV. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 530Organization of Information and Resources (4) ORG OF INFO & RES. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 531Catalogs, Cataloging, and Classification (4) CATALOGING. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 536Indexing and Abstracting (3) INDXNG & ABSTRCTING. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 540Information Systems, Architectures, and Retrieval (5) INFO SYS ARCH RETR. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 541Internet Technologies and Applications (3) INTERNET TECH APPS. Request DL suffix. Effective AUT/2002.
LIS 550Information in Social Context (4) INFO IN SOC CONTEXT. Request DL suffix. Effective AUT/2002.
LIS 560Instructional and Training Strategies for Information Professionals (3) INSTR FOR INFO PROF. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 565Materials for Children: Evaluation and Use (4) CHILD MAT-EVAL USE. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 566Young Adult Materials: Evaluation and Use (4) YOUNG ADULT MAT. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 568Information Literacy for Teaching and Learning (5) INFO LIT FOR LEARN. Request DL suffix. Effective AUT/2002.
LIS 570Research Methods (4) RESEARCH METHODS. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 580Management of Information Organizations (4) MGMT OF INTO ORGS. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 581Marketing and Planning for Libraries (3) MKT & PLAN FOR LIB. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 587Library Technology Systems (4) LIB TECH SYSTEMS. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
LIS 598Special Topics in Information and Library Science (1-6, max. 18) SPEC TOPICS INFO/LIB. Request DL suffix. Effective WIN/2003.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW E 536Practical and Professional Responsibility Issues in the Small or Solo Law Practice (3) SM PRACTICE ISS. Credit/no credit only. Change credits. Effective SPR/2003.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Human Biology (0950)
HUBIO 534P-Microbiology and Infectious Disease (6) MICROBIOLOGY. Change titles, credits, description. Effective SPR/2003.
COLLEGE OF OCEAN AND FISHERY SCIENCES (0-K)
Oceanography (0456)
OCEAN 545Physics of the Oceanic Lithosphere (3) OCEAN LITHOSPHERE. Offered jointly with ESS 568. Change titles, prerequisite, description. Effective SPR/2003.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (0-M)
Environmental Health (0702)
ENV H 512Waste Management, Recycling and Pollution Control Facilities (3) EH WASTE & FACIL. Change titles, description. Effective SUM/2003.
Health Services (0706)
HSERV 572Community Development for Health (4) COM DEVEL FOR HLTH. Change description. Effective SPR/2003.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Business (0881)
B BUS 300Management of Organizations (4) MANAGEMENT OF ORGS. Change titles, credits, contact hours, description. Effective AUT/2003.
Education (0875)
B EDUC 421Knowing, Teaching, and Assessing in: Earth, Physical and Life Sciences (3) ERTH PHYS LIF SCI. Change titles. Effective AUT/2003.
B EDUC 501Professional Seminar One: Inquiry in Education (3) PROF SEM ONE. Change titles. Effective AUT/2003.

COURSES DROPPED

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Human Biology (0950)
HUBIO 521P-Microbiology and Infectious Disease I-A (4-) P-MICROBIOLOGY I-A. Drop course. Effective WIN/2004.
COLLEGE OF OCEAN AND FISHERY SCIENCES (0-K)
Oceanography (0456)
OCEAN 544Geochemical Evolution of Oceanic Lithospher (3) GEOCHEM OCEAN LITHO. Drop course. Effective SPR/2003.
OCEAN 546Physics of the Oceanic Lithosphere II (3) OCEAN LITHOSPHER II. Offered jointly with GPHYS 546. Drop course. Effective SPR/2003.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Business (0881)
B BUS 301Best Practices: A Business Writing Seminar (5) BUSINESS WRITING. Drop course. Effective AUT/2003.
Education (0875)
B EDUC 301Introduction to Kindergarten-Eighth Grade Classrooms (3) INTRO TO CLASSROOMS. Drop course. Effective AUT/2003.