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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT
September 20, 2011

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 October 18, 2011. The deadline for applications is noon on October 3, 2011.

NEW BUSINESS

NEW COURSES

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Ethnic Studies (0100)
CHSTU 354 Unions, Labor, and Civil Rights in California and Pacific Northwest Agriculture (5) CA/PNW AGRIC &LABOR. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
Applied Mathematics (0208)
AMATH 532 Mathematics of Genome Analysis and Molecular Modeling (5) MATH GENOM MOL MED. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
AMATH 542 Financial Data Modeling and Analysis in R (4) FIN DATA MODELING. DL. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
AMATH 545 Financial Risk Management I (4) FIN RISK MGMT I. DL. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
AMATH 553 Financial Time Series Forecasting Methods (2) FIN FORECAST METHOD. DL. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Chemistry (0117)
CHEM 565 Computations in Chemistry (3) COMPUTATION IN CHEM. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Linguistics (0203)
LING 234 Language and Diversity (5) LANG & DIVERSITY. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Psychology (0262)
PSYCH 585 Methods in Suicide and Crisis Intervention (3) SUICIDE INTERVENT. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
Quantitative Sciences (0750)
Q SCI 403 Introduction to Resampling Inference (4) RESAMPLING INFER. Add joint with existing STAT 403. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
THE INFORMATION SCHOOL (0-S)
The Information School (0671)
ITA 353 Real-World Content Management Systems Deployment, Customization, and Maintenance (3) CMS DEPLOYMENT. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY (0-P)
Pharmacy (0610)
PHARM 559 Pharmacotherapeutics II (6) P'THERAPEUTICS II. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
PHARM 560 Pharmacotherapeutics III (6) P'THERAPEUTICS III. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
PHARM 561 Pharmacotherapeutics IV (7) P'THERAPEUTICS IV. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
PHARM 562 Pharmacotherapeutics V (6) P'THERAPEUTICS V. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Computing and Software Systems (0865)
CSS 572 Evidence-Based Design (5) EVID-BASED DESIGN. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Nursing (0870)
B HLTH 444 Issues in American Indian Health (5) AMER INDIAN HEALTH. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
B HLTH 480 Genetics and Public Health (5) GENETIC PUBLIC HLTH. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
B HLTH 580 Genetics and Public Health (5) GENETIC PUBLIC HLTH. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Computing and Software Systems (1023)
T INFO 451 Routing and Switching (5) ROUTING & SWITCHING. Add to elective list. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
T ARTS 314 Rap Music, Identity, and Culture (5) RAP MUSIC & CULTURE. Add to Arts, Media, and Culture elective list. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TESC 261 Organic Chemistry II (6) ORGANIC CHEM II. Sent for equivalency with CHEM 238/241. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TESC 271 Organic Chemistry III (6) ORGANIC CHEMISTRY III. Sent for equivalency with CHEM 239/242. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
TESC 380 Molecular Biology with Environmental Applications (6) MOLECULAR BIOLOGY. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
T HIST 475 Twentieth-Century Britain (5) 20TH CENT BRITAIN. Equivalent to HSTEU 475 . Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TIAS 380 Humanities and Social Science Research and Writing Seminar (5) HUM & SOCSCI RSRCH. T HIST major requirement. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TMATH 402 Introduction to Abstract Algebra (4) INTRO ABSTRACT ALG. Add to Math minor elective list. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TPOL S 367 Comparative Law and Courts (5) COMP LAW & COURTS. Effective AUT/2011. PENDING.
TRELIG 310 Religious Diversity in America (5) RELIG DIV IN AMER. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TRELIG 321 Comparative Religion (5) COMP RELIGION. Effective AUT/2011. Appraoved.
TRELIG 467 Philosophy of Religion (5) PHIL OF RELIGION. Equivalent to PHIL 467. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TWRT 487 Advanced Creative Nonfiction (5, max. 10) ADV CRTV NONFICTION. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Social Work (1019)
T CRIM 374 Human Trafficking (5) HUMAN TRAFFICKING. Effective SPR/2012. PENDING.

PROGRAM CHANGES

EFFECTIVE
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Linguistics (0203)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of a minor in American Sign Language. (ASL-20110216). Effective AUT/2011.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
Based on the recommendations of the Faculty Council on Academic Policy, the Faculty Assembly has recommended approval of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Writing Studies. (TWRT-20080212). Effective AUT/2011.
Social Work (1019)
Based on the recommendations of the Faculty Council on Academic Policy, the Faculty Assembly has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the minor in Criminal Justice. (TCRIM-201105240). Effective WIN/2012.
Based on the recommendations of the Faculty Council on Academic Policy, the Faculty Assembly has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. (TCRIM-20110620). Effective WIN/2012.

COURSE CHANGES

UNDERGRADUATE INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS (0-A)
Honors (0201)
HONORS 392 Honors Interdisciplinary Study II (5, max. 15) H-INTERDIS STDY II. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
HONORS 393 Honors Interdisciplinary Study III (5, max. 15) H-INTERDIS STDY III. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
HONORS 394 Honors Interdisciplinary Study IV (5, max. 15) H-INTERDIS STDY IV. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Art (0105)
ART 124 Introduction to Three-Dimensional Art and Design (5) INTRO 3D ART DESIGN. Change titles. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
ART 272 3D4M Studio: Materials in Real Space (5) MATERIAL REAL SPACE. Change titles. description. . Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
ART 273 Introduction to Sculpture (5) INTRO SCULPTURE. Change titles. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Biology (0112)
BIOL 325 The Tree of Life (4) TREE OF LIFE. Change credits, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Center for Statistics and the Social Sciences (1029)
CS&SS 505 Review of Mathematics for Social Scientists (1) MATH FOR SOC SCIS. Change to CR/NC. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
Music (0217)
MUSIC 120 Survey of Music (5) SURVEY OF MUSIC. Add DL.. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Physics (0239)
PHYS 122 Electromagnetism (5) ELECTROMAGNETISM. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
PHYS 123 Waves (5) WAVES. Change description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
PHYS 224 Thermal Physics (3) THERMAL PHYSICS. Change description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
PHYS 225 Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (3) INTRO MOD MECHANICS. Change description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Psychology (0262)
PSYCH 205 Behavior Disorders (5) BEHAVIOR DISORDERS. Add DL. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
PSYCH 583 Introduction to Dialectical Behavior Therapy (3) INTRO TO DBT. Drop CR/NC. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Sociology (0293)
SOC 360 Introduction to Social Stratification (5) INTRO SOC STRAT. Add DL. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
SOC 512 Review of Math for Social Scientists (1) MATH FOR SOC SCIS. Change to CR/NC. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
Speech and Hearing Sciences (0296)
SPHSC 572 Pediatric Audiology (4) PEDIATRIC AUDIOLOGY. Change credits, hours. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
SPHSC 581 Management of the Hearing-Impaired Children (3) MNGMT HEAR IMP CH. Change credits, description, hours. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
Statistics (0294)
STAT 403 Introduction to Resampling Inference (4) RESAMPLING INFER. Add joint status with Q SCI 403, change prerequisite, description. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
COLLEGE OF BUILT ENVIRONMENTS (0-B)
Urban Design and Planning (0050)
IPM 500 Strategic Planning and Policy Analysis (3) STRAT PL POL ANALYS. Was SPCI 500, change titles, credits, description, allow DL. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
IPM 504 Applied Geo Spatial Analysis (3) GEO SPATIAL ANALY. Change credits, allow DL. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
ECFS 303 Service Learning and Research I (3) SRVC LRNG & RES I. Drop CR/NC. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.
ECFS 304 Service Learning and Research II (3) SRVC LRNG & RES II. Drop CR/NC. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.
ECFS 305 Service Learning and Research III (3) SRVC LRNG & RES III. Drop CR/NC. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.
EDC&I 540 Foundations in Immigrant Schooling in the United States (3) IMMIGRANT SCHOOLING. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
EDC&I 548 Methods in Teaching English as a Second Language (4) TEACHING ESL. Change credits, description, hours. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
Earth and Space Sciences (1068)
ESS 472 Rockets and Instrumentation (2-4, max. 12) ROCKETS & INSTRMNT. Change credits, description. . Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
ESS 575 Rockets and Instrumentation (2-4, max. 12) ROCKETS & INSTRUMNT. Change credits, description. . Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Oceanography (0456)
OCEAN 529 Seminar on Chemical Oceanography (*, max. 30) SMNR IN CHEM OCEAN. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
OCEAN 539 Seminar in Biological Oceanography (*, max. 30) SMNR IN BIOL OCEAN. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
OCEAN 549 Seminar in Geological and Geophysical Oceanography (*, max. 30) SMNR GEO/GPHY OCEAN. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
OCEAN 569 Topics in Physical Oceanography (1-4, max. 30) TPCS PHYSICAL OCEAN. Change max credits. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW H 579 Interactive Seminar (1, max. 30) INTERACTIVE SEMINAR. Change description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
LAW P 543 Intellectual Property Law in East Asia (3) INTELL PROP E ASIA. Was LAW B 543. Effective AUT/2011 Approved.
LAW P 547 Legal Protection for Computer Software (3) LEG PROT COMP SOFTW. Was LAW E 547. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
LAW P 548 Litigation Strategies in Technology Protection (3) LIT STRAT TECH PROT. Was LAW E 548. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
LAW P 550 Patent Prosecution (4) PATENT PROSECUTION. Was LAW E 550. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
LAW P 552 Strategic Intellectual Property (3) STRATEGIC IP COMM. Was LAW E 552. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
LAW P 567 Survey of Intellectual Property (3-6, max. 6) IP SURVEY. Was LAW E 567. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
LAW P 577 Drafting Technology Contracts (3) DRAFT TECH CONTRACTS. Was LAW E 577. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
LAW P 589 IP Innovations in Science and Technology (2-, max. 6) IP INNOV SCI TECH. Was LAW E 589. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Rehabilitation Medicine (0928)
REHAB 517 Physical Therapy Seminar (2-, max. 12) PT SEMINAR. Change credits, description, hours, drop CR/NC. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
REHAB 535 Physical Therapy Administration Issues (2) PT ADMIN ISSUES. Was REHAB 416, change titles, credits, description. Effective SUM/2012. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY (0-P)
Pharmacy (0610)
PHARM 558 Pharmacotherapeutics I - Pharmacotherapy with Non-prescription (OTC) Drugs (3) P-OTC DRUGS. Was PHARM 546, change title. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
Epidemiology (0704)
PHG 580 Interactive Seminar (1, max. 30) INTERACTIVE SEMINAR. Change description, CR/NC. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Computing and Software Systems (1023)
TCSS 142 Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming (5) INTR OBJ-ORIENT PRG. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TCSS 143 Fundamentals of Object-Oriented Programming Theory and Application (5) FUND OBJ-ORIENT PRG. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TCSS 325 Computers, Ethics, and Society (5) ETHICS & SOCIETY. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TCSS 360 Software Development and Quality Assurance Technologies (5) SOFTWARE DEV & QA. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TCSS 371 Machine Organization (5) MACHINE ORGANIZATION. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TCSS 372 Computer Architecture (5) COMP ARCH. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TCSS 390 Undergraduate Seminar in CSS (2, max. 12) SEMINAR IN CSS. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TCSS 422 Computer Operating Systems (5) COMP OP SYS. Change description. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TPSYCH 350 Human Memory (5) HUMAN MEMORY. Was TPSYCH 462, change prerequisite, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TWRT 331 Writing in the Natural Sciences (5) WRT NATURAL SCIENCE. Change titles, prerequisite, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TWRT 387 Creative Nonfiction Writing (5) CREATIVE NONFICTION. Change prerequisite, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
TWRT 431 Writing for Social Change (5) WRITING FOR SOC CHG. Change titles, prerequisite, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Social Work (1019)
T SOCW 531 Advanced Integrative Policy and Advocacy (3) ADV POLICY&ADVOCACY. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
T SOCW 532 Advanced Integrative Practice I (5) ADV INT PRACTICE I. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
T SOCW 533 Advanced Integrative Practice II (3) ADV INT PRACTICE II. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
T SOCW 535 Research for Advanced Integrative Practice (3) ADV INT RESEARCH. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
Urban Studies (1031)
T SUD 222 Introduction to Sustainability (5) INTRO SUSTANABILITY. Allow DL. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.

COURSES DROPPED

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Physics (0239)
PHYS 311 Relativity and Gravitation (3) RELATIVITY. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
PHYS 424 Mathematical Physics (3) MATHEMATICL PHYSICS. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
PHYS 491 Independent Research (1-3, max. 3) INDEP RESEARCH. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
PHYS 492 Independent Research (1-3, max. 3) INDEP RESEARCH. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
PHYS 493 Independent Research (1-3, max. 3) INDEP RESEARCH. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
THE INFORMATION SCHOOL (0-S)
The Information School (0671)
INFO 220 Information Research Strategies (3/5) INFO RES STRATEGIES. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
INFO 299 Study Abroad - Informatics (1-5, max. 15) STUDY ABROAD. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
INFO 414 Information Behavior (5) INFO BEHAVIOR. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
INFO 419 Special Topics in Social Aspects of Information (1-5, max. 10) TOP SOC ASP INFO. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
INFO 440 Design Methods for Interaction and Systems (5) DESIGN METHODS SYS. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
INFO 449 Special Topics in Information Technology (1-5, max. 10) TOPIC INFO TECH. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
INFO 458 Reading Seminar in Social Aspects (2, max. 12) READING SEMINAR. Course Dropped. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY (0-P)
Medicinal Chemistry (0612)
Pharmaceutics (0614)
Pharmacy (0610)
PHARM 560 Pharmacotherapeutics I (9) PHARMACOTHERAP I. Course Dropped. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
PHARM 561 Pharmacotherapeutics II (9) PHARMACOTHERAP II. Course Dropped. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
PHARM 562 Pharmacotherapeutics III (9) PHARMACOTHERAP III. Course Dropped. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.