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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT
February 17, 2009

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.
The next Curriculum Meeting is scheduled to be held on March 17, 2009. The deadline for applications is March 2, 2009 no exceptions.

NEW BUSINESS

NEW PREFIXES

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Ethnic Studies (0100)
SWASwahili Effective SPR/2009.
TAGLGTagalog Move responsibility from Asian Languages and Literture to American Ethnic Studies. Effective SPR/2009.
Honors - Arts and Sciences (0201)
HONORSChange prefix from HA&S to HONORS. Effective SUM/2009.

NEW COURSES

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Ethnic Studies (0100)
AFRAM 318Black Literary Genres (5) BLACK LIT GENRES. Joint with ENGL 318. Effective AUT/2009.
CHSTU 332Chicano Film (5) CHICANO FILM. Add joint with SPAN 332, make responsible department. Effective AUT/2009.
CHSTU 465Contemporary Chicano Literature (5) CONTEM CHIC LIT. Add joint with SPAN 465, make responsible department. Effective AUT/2009.
CHSTU 466Chicano Literature: Fiction (5) CHIC LIT FICTION. Add joint with SPAN 466, make responsible department. Effective AUT/2009.
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 483African Living with HIV/AIDS (5) HIV/AIDS AFRICA. Effective AUT/2009.
ANTH 583African Living with HIV/AIDS (5) HIV/AIDS AFRICA. Effective AUT/2009.
Art (0105)
ART 351Furniture Design and Making (5, max. 10) FURNITURE DESIGN. Effective SUM/2009.
ART 352Furniture Design and Production (5, max. 10) FURNITURE PRODCTION. Effective SUM/2009.
Biology (0112)
BIOL 502Grant Writing (3) GRANT WRITING. Effective AUT/2009.
Earth and Space Sciences (1034)
ESS 575Advanced Rockets and Instrumentation (2, max. 4) ROCKETS & INSTRUMNT. Effective SUM/2009
English (0136)
ENGL 318Black Literary Genres (5) BLACK LIT GENRES. Joint with AFRAM 318. Effective AUT/2009.
ENGL 319African Literatures (5) AFRICAN LITS. Effective AUT/2009.
Geography (0188)
GEOG 572Research Seminar: Queer Geographies (5) QUEER GEOG SEMINAR. Effective AUT/2009.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
SISJE 295The Contributions of German Jews to German Culture (5) JEWS & GERMAN CLTR. Add joint with existing GERMAN 295. Effective AUT/2009.
Romance Languages and Literature (0264)
PORT 110Accelerated Elementary Portuguese (5) ACCEL ELEM PORTUG. Effective SUM/2009.
Statistics (0294)
STAT 302Statistical Software and Its Applications (2) STAT SOFTWARE APPL. Effective AUT/2009.
STAT 340Introduction to Probability and Mathematical Statistics I (4) PROB AND MATH STAT. Effective AUT/2009.
STAT 495Service Learning: K-12 Tutoring Experiences (1-5, max. 5) K-12 TUTORING EXPER. Effective AUT/2009.
Women Studies (0298)
WOMEN 244Indigenous Feminisms (5) INDIGENOUS FEMINISM. Effective AUT/2009.
WOMEN 542Gender, Music, Nation (5) GENDER,MUSIC,NATION. Effective AUT/2009.
WOMEN 577Women of Color in Academia (5) WMN COLOR IN ACADEM. Effective WIN/2010.
WOMEN 593Feminist Doctoral Research Workshop (5) FEM DOCTORAL RESRCH. Effective AUT/2009.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
EDTEP 575Working with English Language Learners and Literacy Across the Curriculum (4) ELL & LITERACY. Effective SUM/2009.
COLLEGE OF FOREST RESOURCES (0-L)
Forest Resources (0523)
ESRM 491Field Studies (1-5, max. 10) FIELD STUDIES. Effective SPR/2009.
INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAM (0-R)
Museology (0657)
MUSEUM 596Introduction to Audience Research in Informal Learning Settings (3) AUDIENCE RESEARCH. Effective AUT/2009.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
Bioengineering (0745)
BIOEN 504Introduction to Technology Commercialization (4) INTRO TECH COMMERCN. Effective WIN/2009.
BIOEN 505Studies in Technology Commercialization (4) STDYS TECH COMMERCN. Effective WIN/2009.
BIOEN 506Applying Technology Commercialization (4) APPLY TECH COMMERCN. Effective WIN/2009.
BIOEN 516Medical Imaging Seminar (1) MED IMAGING SEMINAR. Effective WIN/2009.
BIOEN 533Regulatory Affairs for the Medical Device Industry (4) MED DEVICE INDUSTRY. Effective WIN/2009.
BIOEN 534Medical Device Commercialization (4) MED DEVICE COMMERCN. Effective WIN/2009.
BIOEN 538Medical Imaging Diagnostics (4) MED IMG DIAGNOSTICS. Effective WIN/2009.
BIOEN 539Clinical Diagnostics (4) CLINIC DIAGNOSTICS. Effective WIN/2009.
Global Health (1058)
G H 490Special Topics (1-5, max. 15) SPECIAL TOPICS. Effective WIN/2009.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW A 508Comparative and International Law Survey (3) CMP INLT LAW SURVEY. Effective SPR/2009.
LAW E 545International Trade Law (2-4) INTL TRADE LAW. Effective SPR/2009.
LAW E 560Contemporary Muslim Legal Systems (2-6, max. 6) MUSLIM LEGAL SYSTEM. Conversion of temporary course. Effective SPR/2009.
LAW E 572Race and the Law (3-4) RACE AND THE LAW. Effective SPR/2010.
LAW T 527Taxation of Financial Instruments (2) TAX FIN INSTRUMENTS. Conversion of temporary course. Effective SPR/2009.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medicine (0915)
CONJ 681P-Chronic Care/Palliative Care - Children's (8) P-CHC/PC-CHMC. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 682P-Chronic Care/Palliative Care - HMC (8) P-CHC/PC-HMC. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 683P-Chronic Care PALLIATIVE CARE UWMC Chaplain Services (8) P-ChC PC-UWCHAP. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 684P-Chronic Care/Palliative Care - Multicare Hospice (8) P-CHC/PC-MULTICARE. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 685P-Chronic Care/Palliative Care - Providence Everett (8) P-CHC/PC-PROV EVRT. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 686P-Chronic Care/Rehab - Children's (8) P-CHC/REHAB-CHMC. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 687P-Chronic Care/Rehab - HMC (8) P-CHC/REHAB-HMC. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 688P-Chronic Care/Rehab -VA RMS (8) P-CHC/REHAB-VA RMS. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 689P-Chronic Care/Rehab - VA SCI (8) P-CHC/REHAB-VA SCI. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 693P-Chronic Care/Geriatrics - HMC (8) P-CHC/GERI-HMC. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 694P-Chronic Care/Geriatrics -VA (8) P-CHC/GERI-VA. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
CONJ 695P-Chronic Care/Pain Management - HMC (8) P-CHC/PAIN-HMC. Cloned from CONJ 690. Effective SUM/2009.
MEDEX 401Introduction to Paramedicine (8) INTRO PARAMEDICINE. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 402Airway Management (3) AIRWAY MANGEMENT. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 403Patient Assessment (4) PATIENT ASSESSMENT. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 404Medical Emergencies 1 (5) MED EMERGENCIES I. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 405Trauma Emergencies (5) TRAUMA EMERGENCIES. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 406Medical Emergencies II (3) MED EMERGENCIES II. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 407Special Considerations for Paramedicine (4) SPEC CONS PARAMED. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 408Advanced Certifications (5) ADV CERTIFICATIONS. Effective SUM/2010.
MEDEX 414Paramedic Clinical Practicum I (3) PM CLIN PRAC I. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 415Paramedic Field Practicum I (6) PM FIELD PRAC I. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 424Paramedic Clinical Practicum II (3) PM CLIN PRAC II. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 425Paramedic Field Practicum II (7) PM FIELD PRAC II. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 434Paramedic Clinical Practicum III (4) PM CLIN PRAC III. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 435Paramedic Field Practicum III (8) PM FIELD PRAC III. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 444Paramedic Clinical Practicum IV (3) PM CLIN PRAC IV. Effective SUM/2010.
MEDEX 445Paramedic Field Practicum IV (11) PM FIELD PRAC IV. Effective SUM/2010.
MEDEX 540Healthcare for Rural and Medically Underserved Populations (5) RURAL UNDSVD HLTH. Effective SUM/2010.
MEDEX 541Healthcare Administration and Public Health (5) ADMIN PUBLIC HLTH. Effective SUM/2010.
MEDEX 550Basic Science in Clinical Medicine (6) BASIC CLIN SCI. Effective SUM/2009.
MEDEX 551Anatomy and Physiology (6) ANATOMY PHYSIOLOGY. Effective SUM/2009.
MEDEX 552Pathophysiology for Primary Care (6) PATHOPHYS PRIM CARE. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 553Basic Clinical Skills (5) BASIC CLIN SKILLS. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 554Adult Medicine I (7) ADULT MED I. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 555Adult Medicine II (7) ADULT MED II. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 556Maternal Child Health I (3) MATERNAL CHILD I. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 557Behavioral Medicine I (2) BEHAVIORAL MED I. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 558Behavioral Medicine II (2) BEHAVIORAL MED I. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 559Behavioral Medicine III (2) BEHAVIORAL MED III. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 560Principles of Patient Management I (3) PRIN PATIENT MGT I. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 561Principles of Patient Management II (3) PRIN PATIENT MGT II. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 562Maternal Child Health II (3) MATERNAL CHILD II. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 563Clinical Clerkships I (19) CLIN CLERKSHIP I. Effective AUT/2010.
MEDEX 565Clinical Clerkships II (19) CLIN CLERKSHIP II. Effective AUT/2010.
MEDEX 566Family Practice Clerkship I (19) FAM PRACTICE I. Effective AUT/2010.
MEDEX 567Family Practice Clerkship II (19) FAM PRACTICE II. Effective AUT/2010.
MEDEX 568Emergency Medicine I (2) EMERGENCY MED I. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 569Emergency Medicine II (2) EMERGENCY MED II. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 570Professional Role Development I (1) PROF ROLE DEVEL I. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 571Professional Role Development II (1) PROF ROLE DEVEL II. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 572Professional Role Development III (1) PROF ROLE DEVEL III. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 573Technical Skills I (1) TECH SKILLS I. Effective AUT/2009.
MEDEX 574Technical Skills II (1) TECH SKILLS II. Effective WIN/2010.
MEDEX 575Technical Skills III (1) TECH SKILLS III. Effective SPR/2010.
MEDEX 588Investigative Skills for Entry-Level Clinicians (5) INVESTIGATIV SKILLS. Effective SUM/2010.
MEDEX 599Independent Study (1-19, max. 19) INDEPENDENT STUDY. Effective AUT/2009.
Obstetrics and Gynecology (0919)
OB GYN 696P-Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynecology, Walla Walla (*, max. 12) P-OBGY-WALLA WALLA. Cloned from OB GYN 665. Effective SUM/2009.
GRADUATE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS (0-Q)
Public Affairs (0770)
PA EX 509Leading Across Boundaries (3) LEAD ACROSS BOUNDS. Effective SUM/2009.
PA EX 510Negotiation and Mediation (4) NEGOTIATION. Effective SUM/2009.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TCSIG 425Comparative Social Policy (5) COMPAR SOCL POLICY. Add joint to existing TSOCWF 425. Effective SPR/2009.
TCXIN 410Postcolonial Fiction (5) PSTCOLONIAL FICTION. Effective SPR/2009.
TSMIN 350Modern Germany Since 1848 (5) MODERN GERMANY. Effective SPR/2009.
Social Work (1019)
TSOCWF 426Assessment Tools and Methods (5) ASSESS TOOLS & MTHD. Effective SPR/2009.
T CRIM 433Crisis and Trauma Interventions with Crime Victims (5) INTERVEN W VICTIMS. Effective AUT/2009.

COURSE CHANGES

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Ethnic Studies (0100)
SWA 134Intensive Basic Swahili (15) INTENSIVE SWAHILI. Was AFRAM 309, change description. Effective SUM/2010.
TAGLG 101Basic Tagalog (5) BASIC TAGALOG. Was AAS 306, change description. Effective AUT/2009
TAGLG 102Basic Tagalog (5) BASIC TAGALOG. Was AAS 307, change description. Effective AUT/2009
TAGLG 103Basic Tagalog (5) BASIC TAGALOG. Was AAS 308, change description. Effective AUT/2009
TAGLG 201Intermediate Tagalog (5) INTERMEDIATE TAGALOG. Was AAS 416, change description. Effective AUT/2009.
TAGLG 202Intermediate Tagalog (5) INTERMEDIATE TAGALOG. Was AAS 417, change description. Effective AUT/2009.
TAGLG 203Intermediate Tagalog (5) INTERMEDIATE TAGALOG. Was AAS 418, change description. Effective AUT/2009.
TAGLG 301Advanced Tagalog (5) ADVANCED TAGALOG. Was AAS 426. Effective AUT/2009.
TAGLG 302Advanced Tagalog (5) ADVANCED TAGALOG. Was AAS 427. Effective AUT/2009.
TAGLG 303Advanced Tagalog (5) ADVANCED TAGALOG. Was AAS 428. Effective AUT/2009.
Biology (0112)
BIOL 180Introductory Biology (5) INTRO BIOL. Change prerequisite, description. Effective AUT/2009.
Earth and Space Sciences (1034)
ESS 472Rockets and Instrumentation (2, max. 4) ROCKETS & INSTRUMNT. Change titles, credits, description. Effective SUM/2009.
ESS 595Earth and Space Sciences Research Methods (2, max. 30) ESS RSRCH METHODS. Change max credits. Effective SUM/2009.
Germanics (0192)
GERMAN 295The Contributions of German Jews to German Culture (5) JEWS & GERMAN CLTR. Add SISJE joint. Effective AUT/2009.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
EURO 494Senior Seminar (5) SENIOR SEMINAR. Change titles. Effective AUT/2009.
EURO 495Thesis Seminar (5) THESIS SEMINAR. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 200Contemporary India and Pakistan (5) CONTEMP INDIA/PKSTN. Was SISSA 200, change titles. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 202Introduction to South Asian History, 1500 - present (5) INTRO MOD SO. ASIA. Was SISSA 202. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 303Divided Lands/Divided Lives: An Environmental History of South Asia. Was SISSA 303. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 316Modern South Asia (5) MODERN SOUTH ASIA. Was SISSA 316. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 339Social Movements in Contemporary India (5) SOCL MOVEMENT INDIA. Was SISSA 339. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 340Government and Politics of South Asia (5) SOUTH ASIA - POL. Was SISSA 340. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 341Political Violence and the Post-Colonial State in South Asia (5) SOUTH ASIA- POL. Was SISSA 341. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 343Comparative Geographies of Youth (5) COMP GEOG OF YOUTH. Was SISSA 343. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 417Political Economy of India (5) POL ECON OF INDIA. Was SISSA 417. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 434International Relations of South Asia (5) INTL REL SOUTH ASIA. Was SISSA 434. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 436Social and Political Geographies of South Asia (5) SOC/POL GEOG-S ASIA. Was SISA 436. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 460Sociolinguistics of South Asia (3) SOCIOLING S ASIA. Was SISSA 460. Effective AUT/2009.
SISA 494Ramayana in Comparative Perspective (5) RAMAYANA COMP PERSP. Was SISSA 494. Effective AUT/2009.
Physics (0239)
PHYS 329Mathematical Methods and Classical Mechanics (3) MATH &CLAS MECHANICS. Was PHYS 229. Effective AUT/2009;
Romance Languages and Literature (0264)
SPAN 332Chicano Film (5) CHICANO FILM. Add joint with CHSTU 332. Effective AUT/2009.
SPAN 465Contemporary Chicano Literature (5) CONTEM CHIC LIT. Add joint with CHSTU 465. Effective AUT/2009.
SPAN 466Chicano Literature: Fiction (5) CHIC LIT FICTION. Add joint with CHSTU 466. Effective AUT/2009.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
EDLPS 569Issues in P-12 School Reform (3-5) SCH REFORM ISSUES. Change to variable credit. Effective SUM/2009.
EDPSY 601Internship (3-10, max. 30) INTERNSHIP. Change max credits. Effective SUM/2009.
COLLEGE OF FOREST RESOURCES (0-L)
Forest Resources (0523)
ESRM 430Hyperspatial Remote Sensing in Natural Resources Management (5) HI-RES RMT SENSING. Change titles, credits, description. Effective SPR/2009.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
Bioengineering (0745)
BIOEN 599Special Topics in Bioengineering (1-6, max. 50) SPEC TOPICS BIOENG. Temporary extension of max credits. Effective SPR/2009- SPR/2011, then converts to max. 30 credits.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW A 506Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing (1-6, max. 6) LEGAL ANALYSIS. Change titles. Effective SPR/2009.
LAW A 562Employment Law (3-4) EMPLOYMENT LAW. Change credits, description. Effective SUM/2009.
LAW A 582Consumer Bankruptcy (3) CONSUMER BANKRUPTCY. Change titles. Effective SPR/2009.
LAW E 502White Collar Crime (3-4) WHITE COLLAR CRIME. Change to variable credit. Effective AUT/2009.
LAW P 539Law, Technology, and Development (2-3, max. 3) LAW, TECH & DEV. Change titles. Effective SPR/2009.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medicine (0915)
CONJ 690P-Chronic Care/Rehab - UWMC (8) P-CHC/REHAB-UWMC. Change titles, description. Effective SUM/2009.
Rehabilitation Medicine (0928)
REHAB 594Clinical Fieldwork in Occupational Therapy (10, max. 30) CLIN FIELDWORK OT. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2009.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
Health Services (0706)
HSERV 520Methods of Applied Community Research ([04]-, max. 4) METH APPL COM RES. Change credit range. Effective SPR/2009.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
T CORE 102Introduction to Science (5) INTRO TO SCIENCE. Change titles. Effective AUT/2009.
TCXG 200Studio Foundation I: Contemporary Art Strategies (5, max. 15) STUDIO ART I. Was TCXG 382, change titles, description. Effective SUM/2009.
TECON 100Understanding Economics (5) ECONOMICS. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2009.
TPOL S 368The Politics and Law of International Human Rights (5) POL/LAW INTL HUM RT. Change abbreviated title. Effective SPR/2009.
Social Work (1019)
TSOCWF 425Comparative Social Policy (5) COMPAR SOCL POLICY. Change titles, add joint status to new TCSIG 425. Effective SPR/2009.

COURSES DROPPED

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Ethnic Studies (0100)
AES 404Critical Pedagogies of Social Change (5) PEDAGOGY SOC CHANGE. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 555Discourses in Feminist Anthropology Seminar (5) FEMINIST ANTHRO SEM. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
SISSA 210Introduction to Indian Thought (5) INDIAN THOUGHT. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
Political Science (0244)
POL S 466Feminist Legal Studies: Theory and Practice (5) FEMST LEGAL STUDIES. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
LSJ 466Feminist Legal Studies: Theory and Practice (5) FEMST LEGAL STUDIES. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
Women Studies (0298)
WOMEN 404Critical Pedagogies of Social Change (5) PEDAGOGY SOC CHANGE. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
WOMEN 410Feminist Legal Studies: Theory and Practice (5) FEMST LEGAL STUDIES. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
WOMEN 415Gender and Education (5) GENDER & EDUCATION. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
WOMEN 553Discourses in Feminist Anthropology Seminar (5) FEMINIST ANTHRO SEM. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
EDC&I 440Gender and Education (5) GENDER & EDUCATION. Drop course. Effective AUT/2009.
GRADUATE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS (0-Q)
Public Affairs (0770)
PA EX 509Alternative Service Delivery (3) ALT SERVICE DELIVERY. Drop course. Effective SUM/2009.
PA EX 510Special Topics-Human Resources (3) SPECIAL TOPICS HR. Drop course. Effective SUM/2009.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TSMUS 225Economics as a Way of Understanding (5) ECON WAY THINKING. Drop course. Effective SPR/2009.