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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT

Number 365
November 21, 2005

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 COURSES

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
UNDERGRADUATE INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS (0-A)
Program on Environmental Studies (1014)
ENVIR 260The Puget Sound Ecosystem (3/5) PUGET ECOSYSTEM. Offered jointly with OCEAN 260. Effective WIN/2006.
COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING (0-B)
Urban Design and Planning (0050)
SPCI 508Risk Assessment and Management (4) RISK ASSMT & MGMT. DL approval. Effective WIN/2006.
URBDP 565American Urban History (3) AMERICAN URBAN HIST. Effective WIN/2006.
THE INFORMATION SCHOOL (0-S)
The Information School (0671)
LIS 462Skills Approach to Information, Communications, and Technology (ICT) Literacy (3) SKLS APROCH INFO/COM. Correction to Curriculum Report 359. Effective SUM/2005.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medicine (0915)
CONJ 552Metabolic Flexibility in Biology (1.5) METBOLIC FLEX BIOL. Effective AUT/2005.
COLLEGE OF OCEAN AND FISHERY SCIENCES (0-K)
Oceanography (0456)
OCEAN 260The Puget Sound Ecosystem (3/5) PUGET ECOSYSTEM. Offered jointly with ENVIR 260. Effective WIN/2006.
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY (0-P)
Pharmacy (0610)
PHARM 522Current Topics in Acute Care Pharmacotherapy (1) ACU CARE PCOTHERAPY. Effective SPR/2006.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0863)
BISSKL 401Literary Journal Editorial Board (2, max. 8) LIT JOURNAL EDIT BD. Credit/no credit only. Effective SPR/2006.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Computing and Software Systems (1023)
TCSS 458Computer Graphics (5) COMPUTER GRAPHICS. Effective WIN/2006.
T INST 207Living and Working in a Virtual World: Technologies of the World Wide Web (3) LIVE/WORK VIRT WRLD. Effective WIN/2006.
T INST 498Directed Readings in Applied Computing (1-5, max. 10) READINGS IN APPL COMP. Effective WIN/2006.
T INST 499Research in Applied Computing (1-5, max. 10) RESEARCH IN APPL COMP. Effective WIN/2006.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TCXIN 310The African Diaspora through Music: The Rhythm, the blues, and Beyond (5) ROOTS OF BLUES. Effective SPR/2006.
TSMIN 340War and Empire in the Middle East (5) WAR MIDDLE EAST. Effective SPR/2006.
Social Work (1019)
TSOCWF 352Women in the Criminal Justice System (5) WOMEN CRIM JUSTICE. Conversion of temporary course. Effective SUM/2006.
TSOCWF 423Risk and Ethics in Human Enterprises (5) RISK AND ETHICS. Conversion of temporary course. Effective SPR/2006.
Urban Studies (1031)
T URB 425Cities and Terrorism (5) CITIES & TERRORISM. Temporary course approval. Effective WIN/2006-AUT/2006.

PROGRAM CHANGES

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Biochemistry (0908)
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry. Effective WIN/2006.
Geography (0188)
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography. Effective WIN/2006.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Comparative Religion. Effective AUT/2005.
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in European Studies. Effective AUT/2005.
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised requirements for the minor in European Studies. Effective AUT/2005.
Physics (0239)
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in Physics. Effective SPR/2006.
BUSINESS SCHOOL (0-E)
Business Administration (0300)
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised admission requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration. Effective WIN/2006.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Laboratory Medicine (0300)
The Faculty Council of Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised admission requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology. Effective AUT/2006.

COURSE CHANGES

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING (0-B)
Construction Management (0052)
CM 431Project Management II (5) PROJECT MGMT II. Change credits. Effective WIN/2006.
CM 433Construction Labor Relations (3) CONSTR LABOR RELA. Change credits. Effective WIN/2006.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
English (0136)
ENGL 283Beginning Verse Writing (5) BEGIN VERSE WRITING. DL approval. Effective SUM/2005
ENGL 242Reading Fiction (5) READING FICTION. DL approval. Effective AUT/2005.
ENGL 349Science Fiction and Fantasy (5) SCI FICT & FANTASY. DL approval. Effective AUT/2005
ENGL 352American Literature: The Early Nation (5) EARLY AMER LIT. DL approval. Effective AUT/2005
Political Science (0244)
LSJ 355Introduction to the American Court System (5) INTRO AMER COURTS. Change credits. Effective SPR/2006.
BUSINESS SCHOOL (0-E)
Business Administration (0300)
EMBA 551International Management (2-, max. 4) INTL MGMT. Change credits. Effective WIN/2006.
THE INFORMATION SCHOOL (0-S)
The Information School (0671)
LIS 595Current Issues in Law Librarianship (4-, max. 4) CURRENT ISSUES IN LAW L. Change credits, contact hours. Effective SPR/2006.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes (0748)
University Conjoint (0757)
UCONJ 540Environmental Change and Human Health (1/2, max. 2) ENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH. Change credits. Effective WIN/2006.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Biological Structure (0909)
B STR 520Structure-Based Design of Drugs and Vaccines (3) DRUGS AND VACCINES. Change course description. Effective WIN/2006.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Education (0875)
B EDUC 421Knowing, Teaching, Assessing in: Earth, Physical Life Sciences (3) ERTH,PHYS,LIF SCI. Change credits. Effective WIN/2006.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TCOM 275Writing, Reporting, and Editing for the Mass Media (5) WRITING MASS MEDIA. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCSIIN 235Religion in the Modern World (5) RELIGION MOD WORLD. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCSIUS 221African-American History: From the Jim Crow to Martin Luther King (5) AF-AM HIST CROW-MLK. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCSIUS 223African-American History (5) AFRICN AMERICAN HST. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCXG 230Western Arts and Culture in Context: Prehistory to Medieval (5) W CULT TO MEDIEVAL. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCXG 240Landscape in Contemporary Art (5) LANDSCAPE IN ART. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCXG 270Understanding Literature (5) UNDERSTANDING LIT. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCXG 2843-Dimensional Art and Contemporary Approaches to Sculpture (5, max. 15) 3-D ART. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCXG 371The World Stage (5, max. 10) THE WORLD STAGE. Change credits. Effective SPR/2006.
TCXG 373Introduction to Poetry Writing (5) INTRO POETRY WRITNG. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2006.
TCXG 381Introduction to Fiction Writing (5) INTRO FICTION WRITG. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2006.
TCXG 495Career and Internship Development (2) CAREER/INTRNSHP DEV. Credit/no credit only. Change to CR/NC only. Effective SPR/2006.
TCXIN 272Film Studies (5) FILM STUDIES. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCXIN 277Latin American Literature (5) LAT AM LITERATURE. Change number, titles, description. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 213Physical Forces in the Natural World (5) PHYSICAL ENVIRON. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 227Earth History (5) EARTH HISTORY. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TCXUS 238Hispanics in the United States (5) HISPANICS IN US. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 232Issues in Biological Conservation (5) CONSERVATION BIOL. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 236Plants and People: the Science of Agriculture (5) SCIENCE OF AG. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 237Environmental Geology (5) ENVIRON GEOLOGY. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 238Human Interactions with Marine Invertebrates (5) HUMAN-INVERT INTER. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 239Energy and the Environment (5) ENERGY & ENVIRON. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 241Oceanography (5) OCEANOGRAPHY. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TESC 247Maritime History and Science in the Pacific Northwest (5) NW MARITIME HIST/SCI. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TIAS 520Critical Analyses of Foundational Texts (5) FOUNDATIONAL TEXTS. Change prefix, number, titles. Effective SPR/2006.
TIBCIN 281Ancient Literature of Western Civilization (5) LIT/PHIL ANCIENT EUR. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TIBCIN 282Medieval and Renaissance Literature of Western Civilization (5) MEDIEVL/REN LIT WCV. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TIBCIN 283Modern Literature of Western Civilization (5) MOD LIT WESTERN CIV. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TIBCUS 260American Political Theory (5) AMERICAN POL THEORY. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TPSYCH 210Abnormal Psychology (5) ABNORMAL PSYCH. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TPSYCH 212Child Abnormal Psychology (5) CHILD ABNORM PSYCH. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TPSYCH 230Educational Psychology (5) EDUCATIONAL PSYCH. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TQS 210Intermediate Statistics with Applications (5) INTERMEDIATE STATS. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TQS 213Calculus and Its Practical Applications II (5) CALCULUS II. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TQS 214Analytical Thinking (5) ANALYTICAL THINKING. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TSMUS 225Economics as a Way of Thinking (5) ECON WAY THINKING. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TSMIN 200International Interactions (5) INTL INTERACTIONS. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TSMIN 224Modern Latin America (5) MODRN LATIN AMERICA. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
TSMIN 229Making of Modern Africa (5) MAKING MOD AFRICA. Change number. Effective AUT/2006.
Nursing (0970)
T HLTH 499Undergraduate Research (1-5, max. 12) UNDERGRAD RESEARCH. Change description. Effective WIN/2006.

COURSES DROPPED

Number, PrefixTitle, Credits, Short TitleAction
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes (0748)
AMMAP 500Advanced Teaming Fundamentals (1-9, max. 9) ADV TEAMING FNDMTLS. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
AMMAP 550Team Network Development (1-9, max. 9) TEAM NETWORK DVPMNT. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
AMMAP 571Team Management of Technology Through the Value Chain (1-9, max. 9) TEAM MGT TECH. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
AMMAP 571Team Management of Technology Through the Value Chain (1-9, max. 9) TEAM MGT TECH. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
AMMAP 572Team Project Management (1-9, max. 9) TEAM PROJECT MGT. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
AMMAP 586Team Business Process Design (1-9, max. 9) TEAM BUS PROC DES. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
AMMAP 600Team Level Integration (1-9, max. 9) TEAM LEVEL INTEGRTN. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0863)
BIS 352Modern United States Western History (5) MOD US WEST HIST. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
BIS 381Interdisciplinary Research and Writing (5) INTERDIS RES & WRTG. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
BIS 382Words of Deliverance: Literature from the Third World (5) THIRD WORLD LIT. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.
BIS 405Issues in Pacific Region Studies: Ethnicity and Nationhood (5) ISSUES:PACIFIC REGN. Drop course. Effective WIN/2006.