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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT
October 18, 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 November 15, 2011. The deadline for applications is noon on November 1, 2011.

NEW BUSINESS

NEW COURSES

TITLES & CREDITSEFFECTIVE/CHANGES STATUS
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Near Eastern Language and Civilization (0123)
NEAR E 260 Death and Afterlife in the Ancient World (3) DEATH & AFTERLIFE. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.
NEAR E 280 Introduction to Central Asian Turkic Literature in Translation (5) CENT ASIAN TKIC LIT. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Computer Science and Engineering (0406)
CSE 120 Computer Science Principles (5) COMP SCI PRINCIPLES. Effective WIN/2012-AUT/2012 only. Approved.
Material Science and Engineering (0423)
MSE 273 Introduction to Molecular Engineering of Interfaces and Surfaces (2) INTR MOLC ENGR MATS. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
Global Health (1058)
G H 399 Global Health Study Abroad (1-5,max. 15) GH STUDY ABROAD. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medicine (0915)
CONJ 662 P-Chronic Care/Alaska – Fairbanks APCA (8) P-CHC/FAIRBANKS APCA. Same as CONJ 690, new location. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
MEDRCK 623 P-Clinical Clerkship Seattle-Walla Walla (*, max. 24) P-CLK SEA-WAL. Same as MEDRCK 601 – new location. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
MEDRCK 638 P-Clinical Clerkship Seattle-Lander (*, max. 24) P-CLK SEA-LAN. Same as MEDRCK 601 – new location. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
MEDRCK 678 P-Clinical Clerkship Seattle-Bozeman (*, max. 24) P-CLK SEA-BOZ. Same as MEDRCK 601 – new location. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Rehabilitation Medicine (0928)
RHB PO 515 Upper Limb Orthotics (3) UL ORTHOTICS. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
REHAB 551 Neurobiology for Rehabilitation (5) NEUROBIOLOGY REHAB. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Surgery (0941)
SURG 677 P-Clinical Clerkship – Sheridan, WY (12) P-CLIN CLRCK SHERIDAN. Same as SURG 665 – new location. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Computing and Software Systems (0865)
CSS 105 Introduction to Programming Thru Animated Storytelling (5) INTR PRG-ANIMTD STRY. Temporary course. Effective WIN/2012 only. Approved.
CSS 473 Entrepreneurship Seminar (5) ENTREPRENEURSHP SEM. Add joint status with existing B BUS 443. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0863)
BIS 406 Urban Planning and Geography (5) URBAN PLANNG & GEOG. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Nursing (0870)
B HLTH 464 Environments and Health (5) ENVIRON & HEALTH. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TWRT 111 Discourse Foundations (2) DISCOURSE FOUNDTN. Effective WIN/2012. PENDING.

PROGRAM CHANGES

EFFECTIVE
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Art (0105)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary Visual Arts. (ART-20110421). Effective WIN/2012.
Art (0105)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised admission and program requirements for the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Three-Dimensional Forum. (ART-20110811). Effective WIN/2012.
Microbiology (0916)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised admission and program requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology. (MICROM-20110502). Effective AUT/2011.
Statistics (0294)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics. (STAT-20110401). Effective SUM/2011.
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
Oceanography (0456)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the minor in Oceanography. (OCEAN-20110725). Effective AUT/2011.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Oceanography (0456)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the minor in Bioethics and Humanities. (BH-20110518). Effective AUT/2011.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
Art (0105)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Health. (ENVH-20110303). Effective AUT/2011.
SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK (0-T)
Art (0105)
Based on the recommendations of the Subcommittee on Admissions and Programs, the Faculty Council on Academic Standards has recommended approval of the revised program requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Welfare. (SOCWF-20110620). Effective AUT/2012.
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 the Tri-Campus minor in Ecological Restoration. (TIAS-20100518). Effective AUT/2010.

COURSE CHANGES

TITLES & CREDITSEFFECTIVE/CHANGES STATUS
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Communication (1035)
COM 529 Research Strategy and Business Practice (5) RESEARCH & BUSINESS. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COM 546 Narratives and Networks in Digital Media (5) NARATIVE & NETWORK. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COM 558 Law and Policy (5) LAW & POLICY. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COM 585 Strategic Digital Platform Fundamentals (5) DIGTL PLATFORM FUND. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COM 586 Advanced Content Creation, Curation, and Optimization (5) ADVNCED WEB CONTENT. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COM 587 Business Fundamental in Digital Communications (5) BUS FUND DIGTL COMM. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Economics (0135)
ECON 299 Study Abroad: Economics (1-5, max. 10) STUDY ABROAD ECON. Change credits. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
ECON 589 Financial Econometrics (4) FINAN ECONOMETRICS. Change credits. Effective SPR/2012. Approved.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
SIS 337 Collective Violence and the State (5) COLLECTIVE VIOLENCE. Joint with POL S 337. Change description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Political Science (0244)
POL S 337 Collective Violence and the State (5) COLLECTIVE VIOLENCE. Joint with SIS 337. Change description. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Slavic Languages and Literature (0163)
SLVN 401 Introductory Slovene Language (5) INTRO SLOVENE LANG. Change prerequisite. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
BUSINESS SCHOOL (0-E)
Business Administration (0300)
EMBA 529 Special Topics (1-5, max. 15) SPECIAL TOPICS. Drop CR/NC grading. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
OPMGT 535 Global Trade, Transportation, and Logistics Management (4) GTTL MANAGEMENT. Drop joint status with GTTL 501. Joint with CEE 587. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
EDTEP 564 Working in Schools (1-2, max. 5) WORKING IN SCHOOLS. Change max credits. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Civil and Environmental Engineering (0403)
CEE 587 Global Trade, Transportation, and Logistics Management (4) GTTL MANAGEMENT. Drop joint status with GTTL 501. Joint with OPMGT 535. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Medicine (0915)
CONJ 668 P-Chronic Care/Spokane - St. Luke's Rehab, Pain Management (8) P-CHC/SPO LUKE PAIN. Change titles. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
CONJ 674 P-Chronic Care/Alaska - Anchorage APCA (8) P-CHC/ANCHORG APCA. Change titles. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
Epidemiology (0704)
EPI 547 Social Determinants of Population Health and Health Disparities (3) POP HLTH & DISPAR. Was joint with HSERV 513, now joint with HSERV 514; Change titles, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
Health Services (0706)
HSERV 512 Health Systems and Policy (3) HLTH SYS & POLICY. Change titles. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
HSERV 513 Health Policy Research (3) HLTH POLICY RSRCH. Was HSERV 513, Change titles, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
HSERV 514 Social Determinants of Population Health and Health Disparities (3) POP HLTH & DISPAR. Was HSERV 513; Change titles, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK (0-T)
Social Work (0779)
SOC WL 559 Preparing to Teach: Instructional Theory and Practice (3) TCHNG THEORY & PRAC. Drop CR/NC. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Business (0881)
B BUS 443 Entrepreneurship Seminar (5) ENTREPRENEURSHP SEM. Add joint status with CSS 473. Effective AUT/2011. Approved.

COURSES DROPPPED

TITLES & CREDITSEFFECTIVE/CHANGES STATUS
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
School of Marine and Environmental Affairs (1071)
SMA 516 Seaport Management (3) SEAPORT MANAGEMENT. Course Dropped. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
SMA 517 Marine Uses: Transportation and Commerce (3) TRANSPORTATION. Course Dropped. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAM (0-R)
Global Trade, Transportation, and Logistics Studies (0993)
GTTL Global Trade, Transportation, and Logistics Management (4) GTTL MANAGEMENT. Course Dropped. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Computing and Software Systems (0865)
CSS 105 Interdisciplinary Information Technology (5) INTERDIS INFO TECH. Course Dropped. Effective WIN/2012. Approved.