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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT

Number 342
October 29, 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
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Business (0981)
T FINTacoma Financial Services. Effective WIN/2004.
Urban Studies (1031)
T GISTacoma Geographic Information Systems. Effective WIN/2004.

NEW COURSES

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
UNDERGRADUATE INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS (0-A)
Program on Environmental Studies (1014)
ENVIR 220Urban Ecology-Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5) URBAN ECOLOGY. Effective WIN/2004.
ENVIR 433Environmental Degradation in the Tropics (5) ENVIR DEGRAD TROPIC. Offered jointly with SIS 433. Effective WIN/2004.
COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING (0-B)
Urban Design and Planning (0050)
URBDP 501Comprehensive Planning Implementation (3) COMP PLAN IMPLEMENT. Effective WIN/2004.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Ethnic Studies (0100)
AAS 320Hawaii's Literatures (5) HAWAII'S LITS. Effective WIN/2004.
AES 446Music in American Cultures (3) MUSIC AMER CLTRS. Offered jointly with MUSIC 446. Effective WIN/2004.
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 339Social Movements in Contemporary India (5) SOCL MOVEMENT INDIA. Offered jointly with SISSA 339/WOMEN 339. Effective Spring 2004.
ANTH 539Social Movements in Contemporary India (5) SOCL MOVEMENT INDIA. Offered jointly with SISSA 539/WOMEN 539. Effective Spring 2004.
Art (0105)
ART 126Topics in Studio Art (5) TOPICS STUDIO ART. Effective WIN/2004.
ART 140Basic Photography (5) BASIC PHOTO. Effective WIN/2004.
ART 166Design Foundations (5) DESIGN FOUNDATIONS. Effective WIN/2004.
ART 190Introduction to Drawing (5) INTRO TO DRAWING. Effective WIN/2004.
ART 234History of Public Art and Public Space (5) HIST PUBL ART/SPACE. Effective WIN/2004.
Art History (0106)
ART H 318Japanese Prints 1600-Present (5) JAPANESE PRINTS. Effective WIN/2004.
ART H 457Flemish Art 1585-1700 (5) FLEM ART 1585-1700. Effective WIN/2004.
ART H 458The Imagery of Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory (1300-1800) (5) HEAVEN HELL PURG. Effective WIN/2004.
ART H 460Topics in Northern European Art (5) TOPICS N EURO ART. Effective WIN/2004.
Asian Languages and Literature (0144)
BENG 311Elementary Bengali (5) ELEMENTARY BENGALI. Effective AUT/2004.
BENG 312Elementary Bengali (5) ELEMENTARY BENGALI. Effective AUT/2004.
BENG 313Elementary Bengali (5) ELEMENTARY BENGALI. Effective AUT/2004.
JAPAN 360Topics in Japanese Culture (5) TPCS JAPAN CULTURE. Effective WIN/2004.
Communication (1035)
COM 407Communication Technology and Politics (5) COM TECH & POLITICS. Offered jointly with POL S 451. Effective WIN/2004.
COM 595Public Speaking Pedagogy (1-5, max. 5) PBLC SPKNG PEDAGOGY. Credit/no credit only. Effective WIN/2004.
Dance (0133)
DANCE 242Music in Relation to Dance (3) MUSIC FOR DANCE. Effective WIN/2004.
Digital Arts and Experimental Media () ()
DXARTS 800Doctoral Dissertation (*) DOCTORAL DISSERTATN. Credit/no credit only. Effective WIN/2004.
Earth and Space Sciences (1034)
ESS 314Geophysics: Expedition to Planet Earth (5) EXPEDITION TO EARTH. Effective WIN/2004.
Economics (0135)
ECON 446Economics of Education (5) ECON OF EDUCATION. Effective WIN/2004.
ECON 464Financial Crisis (5) FINANCIAL CRISIS. Effective WIN/2004.
French and Italian Studies ()
ITAL 342Advanced Italian Composition and Essay Writing (5) ADVANCED ITAL COMP. Effective WIN/2004.
Germanics (0192)
GERMAN 199Supervised Study (1-10, max 10) SUPERVISED STUDY. Effective WIN/2004.
History (0193)
HIST 217The Space Age (5) SPACE AGE. Effective WIN/2004.
HIST 221Information Research Strategies in History (3) RESEARCH STRATEGIES. Offered jointly with INFO 221. Effective WIN/2004.
HSTAS 200South Asian History, Pre-History to the Present (5) SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY. Temporary new course. Effective WIN/2004-AUT/2004.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
SIS 325Immigration (5) IMMIGRATION. Effective WIN/2004.
SIS 433Environmental Degradation in the Tropics (5) ENVIR DEGRAD TROPIC. Offered jointly with ENVIR 433. Effective WIN/2004.
SISSA 339Social Movements in Contemporary India (5) SOCL MOVEMENT INDIA. Offered jointly with ANTH 339/WOMEN 339. Effective Spring 2004.
SISSA 539Social Movements in Contemporary India (5) SOCL MOVEMENT INDIA. Offered jointly with WOMEN 539/ANTH 539. Effective Spring 2004.
Music (0217)
MUSIC 446Music in American Cultures (3) MUSIC AMER CLTRS. Offered jointly with AES 446. Effective WIN/2004.
Physics (0239)
PHYS 204Radiation: Nature, Technology, and Society (3) RADIATION. Temporary new course. Effective WIN/2004-AUT/2004.
Political Science (0244)
LSJ 321Human Rights Law from a Critical Perspective (5) HR LAW-CRIT PERSPEC. Effective WIN/2004.
LSJ 489Honors Thesis (1-10, max. 10) HONORS THESIS. Effective WIN/2004.
POL S 451Communication Technology and Politics (5) COM TECH & POLITICS. Offered jointly with COM 407. Effective WIN/2004.
Psychology (0262)
PSYCH 500Proseminar in Psychology (1, max. 10) PROSEMINAR IN PSYCH. Credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 502Core Concepts in Animal Behavior (3) CORE CNCPT ANIM BHV. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 503Core Concepts in Behavior Genetics(4) CORE CNCPT BEHV GEN. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 504Core Concepts in Behavioral Neuroscience (3) CORE CNCPT BEH NRSC. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 506Core Concepts in Cognitive Neuroscience (3) CORE CNCPT COG NEUR. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 510Core Concepts in Social Psychology (4) CORE CNCPTS SOC PSY. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 536Grant Preparation in Psychology (3, max. 6) GRANT PREP PSYCH. Credit/no credit only. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 538Interactive Software for Psychological Research (4) SOFTWARE PSYCH RSCH. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 540Advances in Psychology (3-5, max. 30) ADVANCES IN PSYCH. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 543Advances in Child Clinical Psychology (3-5, max. 30) ADV CHILD CLIN PSYCH. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 550Seminar in Psychology (1-2, max. 30) SMNR IN PSYCHOLOGY. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 551Seminar in Animal Behavior (1-2, max. 30) SMNR IN ANIM BEHAV. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 552Seminar in Behavioral Neuroscience (1-2, max. 30) SMNR IN BEHAV NEURSC. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 553Seminar in Child Clinical Psychology (1-2, max. 30) SMNR CHILD CLIN PSY. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 554Seminar in Clinical Psychology (1-2, max. 30) SMNR IN CLIN PSYCH. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 555Seminar in Cognition/Perception (1-2, max. 30) SMNR COG/PERCEPT. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 556Seminar in Developmental Psychology (1-2, max. 30) SMNR IN DEVEL PSYCH. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 557Seminar in Social/Personality (1-2, max. 30) SMNR IN SOC/PERSON. Effective AUT/2004.
PSYCH 558Seminar in Quantitative Psychology (1-2, max. 30) SMNR QUANT PSYCH. Effective AUT/2004.
Women Studies (0298)
WOMEN 207Introduction to Feminist Theories (5) INTRO FEM THEORIES. Effective WIN/2004.
WOMEN 339Social Movements in Contemporary India (5) SOCL MOVEMENT INDIA. Offered jointly with ANTH 339/SISSA 339. Effective Spring 2004.
WOMEN 435Gender and Spirituality (5) GENDER&SPIRITUALITY. Effective WIN/2004.
WOMEN 539Social Movements in Contemporary India (5) SOCL MOVEMENT INDIA. Offered jointly with SISSA 539/ANTH 539. Effective Spring 2004.
INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAM (0-R)
Neurology and Behavior (0650)
NEUBEH 551Mouse Models (1) MOUSE MODELS. Offered jointly with P BIO 551. Effective SPR/04.
NEUBEH 552Synaptic Integration (1) SYNAPTIC INTEGRATION. Credit/no credit only. Offered jointly with P BIO 552. Effective WIN/2004.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW H 536Research Ethics and Regulation (3) RES ETHICS. Offered jointly with MHE 536. Effective WIN/2004.
THE INFORMATION SCHOOL (0-S)
The Information School (0671)
INFO 221Information Research Strategies in History (3) RESEARCH STRATEGIES. Offered jointly with HIST 221. Effective WIN/2004.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medical History and Ethics (0929)
MHE 515Public Commentary on Ethical Issues in Public Health Genetics (3) PUB COMM ETHICS PHG. Offered jointly with PHG 525. Effective SPR/2005.
MHE 536Research Ethics and Regulation (3) RES ETHICS. Offered jointly with LAW H 536. Effective WIN/2004.
Medicine (0915)
CONJ 690P-Clerkship in Chronic Care (8) P-CLRKSHP CHRON CARE. Effective SPR/2004.
MED 686Medical Consultation (8) P-MED CONSULT. Effective WIN/2004.
Physiology and Biophysics (0932)
P BIO 551Mouse Models (1) MOUSE MODELS. Offered jointly with NEUBEH 551. Effective SPR/04.
P BIO 552Synaptic Integration (1) SYNAPTIC INTEGRATION. Credit/no credit only. Offered jointly with NEUBEH 552. Effective WIN/2004.
Rehabilitation Medicine (0928)
REHAB 529Professional and Practice Issues in Physical Therapy (2) PRACTICE ISSUES IN PT. Credit/no credit only. Effective WIN/2004.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (0-M)
Epidemiology (0704)
PHG 525Public Commentary on Ethical Issues in Public Health Genetics (3) PUB COMM ETHICS PHG. Offered jointly with MHE 515.Effective SPR/2005.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Business (0981)
T BUS 504Marketing Management (4) MARKETING MGMT. Effective WIN/2004.
T BUS 506Strategic Management (4) STRATEGIC MGMT. Effective SPR/2004
Computing and Software Systems (1023)
TCSS 440Formal Models in Computer Science (5) FORMAL MODELS IN CS. Conversion of a temporary course. Effective WIN/2004
TCSS 481Computer Security (5) COMPUTER SECURITY. Conversion of a temporary course. Effective WIN/2004
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TPSYCH 454History and Systems of Psychology (5) HISTORY & SYS PSYCH. Effective WIN/2004.
TQS 313Calculus and Its Practical Applications II (5) CALCULUS II. Effective WIN/2004.
Urban Studies (1031)
T GIS 312GIS Data and Analysis (6) GIS DATA & ANALYSIS. Effective WIN/2004.
T GIS 313GIS Project Design (6) GIS PROJECT DESIGN. Effective WIN/2004.
T GIS 414Advanced GIS (6) ADVANCED GIS Effective SPR/2004.
T GIS 415GIS Practicum (6) GIS PRACTICUM. Effective SPR/2004.
T URB 415Urban Government and Organizations (5) URBAN GOV/ORGS. Effective WIN/2004.

COURSE CHANGES

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Psychology (0262)
PSYCH 300Animal Behavior (5) ANIMAL BEHAVIOR. Change prerequisite. Effective WIN/2004.
The Information School (0671)
LIS 542Database Applications Development (5) DB APP DEV. Change titles, credits, description. Requests DL suffix. Effective WIN/2004.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
University Conjoint (0757)
UCONJ 540Environmental Change and Human Health (2) ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH. Change credits, contact hours. Effective WIN/2004.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW H 504Legal, Ethical, and Social Issues in Public Health Genetics (3) LAW ETHICS IN PHG. Offered jointly with PHG 512/MHE 514. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2004.
LAW H 520Genetics and the Law (2) GENETICS & THE LAW. Offered jointly with PHG 523. Change prefix, number. Effective SPR/2004.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medical Education (0918)
MEDED 534Biology and Informatics (3) BIOLOGY & INFORMAT. Change titles, credits. Effective AUT/2004.
MEDED 590Selected Topics in Health Informatics (1-2, max. 12) INFORMATICS. Credit/no credit only. Change joint status. Effective WIN/2004.
Medical History and Ethics (0929)
MHE 54Legal, Ethical, and Social Issues in Public Health Genetics (3) LAW ETHICS IN PHG. Offered jointly with LAW H 504/PHG 512. Change joint prefix. Effective SPR/2004.
Microbiology (0916)
MICROM 599Research Presentations (2) RSRCH PRESENTATIONS. Change titles. Effective AUT/2004.
Physiology and Biophysics (0932)
PHCOL 535Transcriptional Control in Human Disease (3) TXN AND DISEASE. Change credits. Effective SPR/2004.
Rehabilitation Medicine (0928)
REHAB 502Lifespan II: Pediatrics (2-3, max. 5) LIFESPAN II: PEDS. Change credits, contact hours. Effective WIN/2004.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (0-M)
Epidemiology (0704)
PHG 512Legal, Ethical, and Social Issues in Public Health Genetics (3) LAW ETHICS IN PHG. Change joint prefix. Effective SPR/2004.
PHG 523Genetics and the Law (2) GENETICS & THE LAW. Offered jointly with LAW H 520. Change joint prefix, number. Effective SPR/2004.
Health Services (0706)
HSERV 512U.S. Health and Health Care I-Organization, Financing and Delivery (3) U.S. H&HC I. Change credits. Effective WIN/2004.
HSERV 513U.S. Health and Health Care II- Population Health, Social Determinants, and Health Disparities (3) U.S. H&HC I. Change credits. Effective WIN/2004.
HSMGMT 526Selected Topics in Health Informatics (1-2, max. 12) INFORMATICS. Credit/no credit only. Change joint status. Effective WIN/2004.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TCXG 301Intensive Spanish: Reading Skills (5, max. 10) INTENS SPAN READING. Change credits. Effective WIN/2004.
TCXG 302Intensive Spanish: Conversation Skills (5, max. 10) INTENS SPAN CONV. Change credits. Effective WIN/2004.
TCXG 303Intensive Spanish: Writing Skills (5, max. 10) INTENS SPAN WRITING. Change credits. Effective WIN/2004.

COURSES DROPPED

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Art (0105)
ART 257Painting II (5) PAINTING II. Drop course. Effective WIN/2004.
Political Science (0244)
POL S 429National and International Security (5) NATL-INTL SECURITY. Drop course. Effective SPR/2004
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medical History and Ethics (0929)
MHE 515Ethical Issues in Academic Science (1) ETHICS IN SCIENCE. Drop course. Effective WIN/2004.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Business (0981)
T BUS 510Environmental Context of Organizations (4) ENVIRON CONTXT ORGS. Drop course. Effective WIN/2004.
T BUS 520Strategic Resource Configuration (4) STRAT RESRCE CONFIG. Drop course. Effective WIN/2004.