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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT
October 16, 2012

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 20, 2012. The deadline for applications is noon on November 1, 2012.

Prefixes and Courses

TYPETITLES & CREDITSEquivalency/Lists/DL/Changes EFFECTIVE STATUSNOTES
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
American Indian Studies (1015)
AIS-20120517 Program Bachelor of Arts degree in American Indian Studies. Revised program requirements. Effective SUM/2012. Approved.
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 373 Change Labor, Identity, and Knowledge in Healthcare (5) LABOR IN HEALTHCARE. Was ANTH 274; change prerequisite. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
ANTH-20120816 Program Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology: Medical Anthropology and Global Health. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
Dance (0133)
DANCE-20120606 Program Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance. Revised admission requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
DANCE-20120607 Program Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance: Dance Studies. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
DANCE-20120611 Program Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance: Creative Studies. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
Geography (0188)
GEOG 598 Change Geography Colloquium (1, max. 6) GEOG COLLOQUIUM. Change maximum credits. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
Mathematics (0206)
ACMS-20120613A Program Bachelor of Science degree in Applied and Computational Mathematical Sciences: Discrete Mathematics and Algorithms. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
ACMS-20120613B Program Bachelor of Science degree in Applied and Computational Mathematical Sciences: Scientific Computing and Numerical Analysis. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
Sociology (0293)
SOC 230 New Course Introduction to Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities in the US (5) US HEALTH DISPARITY. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
SOC 430 New Course Social Determinates of Health and Health Disparities (5) SOC DETERMIN HEALTH. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
COLLEGE OF BUILT ENVIRONMENTS (0-B)
Construction Management (0052)
CM 340 Change Sustainable Building Design and Construction Practices (3) SUSTAIN DES & CONST. Change credits. Effective SPR/2013. Approved.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
EDPSY 508 Change Advanced Practicum in Supervision (2-6, max. 12) ADV PRACTM SUPERVSN. Change titles. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Aeronautics and Astronautics (0400)
AA-20120423 Program Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics degree. Revised admission and program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
Chemical Engineering (0402)
CHEM E 562 Drop Hazardous Air Pollution (3) HAZARDOUS AIR POLL. Joint with CEE 556; drop course. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
Civil and Environmental Engineering (0403)
CEE 556 Drop Hazardous Air Pollution (3) HAZARDOUS AIR POLL. Joint with CHEM E 562; drop course. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
Computer Science and Engineering (0406)
CSE 120 New Course Computer Science Principles (5) COMP SCI PRINCIPLES. Conversion of temporary. Students may only earn credit for CSE 100 or CSE 120. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
CENV-20120514 Program Minor in Climate Science. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (0452)
FISH 464 New Course Artic Marine Vertebrate Ecology (4) ARCTIC MARINE ECOL. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
Oceanography (0456)
OCEAN 443 Change Undergraduate Thesis: Proposal (3) SNR THESIS PROPOSAL. Change title, abbreviation, course description. Effective AUT/2013. Approved.
OCEAN 444 New Course Undergraduate Thesis: Research (2) SNR THESIS RESEARCH. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
OCEAN 445 Change Undergraduate Thesis: Data Analysis and Writing (3) SNR THESIS ANALYSIS. Was OCEAN 444; chg titles, credits, description. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
OCEAN 482 New Course The Changing Arctic Ocean - an interdisciplinary perspective (3) THE CHANGING ARCTIC. 400/500 with OCEAN 508. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
OCEAN 508 New Course The Changing Arctic Ocean - an interdisciplinary perspective (3) THE CHANGING ARCTIC. 400/500 with OCEAN 482. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
OCEAN-20120919 Program Bachelor of Science degree in Oceanography. Revised program requirements. Effective SPR/2013. Approved.
INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAM (0-R)
Molecular and Cellular Biology (0669)
MCB 539 Change Biological Basis of Neoplasia (3) BIO BASIS NEOPLASIA. Was CONJ 539; change description, hours, credits. Effective SPR/2013. Approved.
MCB 540 New Course Nucleic Acid Enzymes (1.5) NUCLEIC ACID ENZYME. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
Bioengineering (0745)
BIOEN 290 New Course Guided Independent Studies on Transformative Science (4) GUIDED STUDIES SCI. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
BIOEN 530 New Course Bioengineering Professional Series I: Literature Analysis (2) BIOEN LIT ANALYSIS. CR/NC. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
BIOEN 532 New Course Bioengineering Professional Series III: Professional Skills Development (1) PROFESSIONAL SKILLS. CR/NC. Effective SPR/2013. Approved.
BIOEN-20120405 Program Bachelor of Science in Bioengineering degree. Revised admission requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
HUBIO 558 New Course P-Rheumatology (1) P-RHEUMATOLOGY. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
Rehabilitation Medicine (0928)
REHAB 515 New Course Advanced Neuromusculoskeletal Interventions in Physical Therapy (3) ADV INTERVENTION PT. CR/NC. Effective SUM/2013. Approved.
REHAB 531 New Course Critical Thinking Skills in Physical Therapy (2) CRITCAL THINKING PT. CR/NC. Effective SPR/2013. Approved.
REHAB 583 New Course Exploring Disability (1) EXPLORE DISABILITY. -. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
REHAB 588 New Course Fieldwork II Seminar (1) FW II SEMINAR. CR/NC Effective SPR/2013. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
SPH-20120912 Program Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health. Revised program requirements; new continuation policy. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
Biostatistics (0700)
BIOST 310 New Course Biostatistics for the Health Sciences (4) BIOSTATISTICS. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
Nutritional Science (0689)
NUTR 411 New Course Topics in Advanced Nutrition (2) ADVANCED NUTRITION. -. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
NUTR 446 New Course Food Safety and Health (3) FOOD SAFETY. Add to Nutrition minor; 400/500 with NUTR 545. Effective WIN/2013. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Computing and Software Systems (0865)
CSS 205 New Course Women in STEM Seminar: College Life (1, max. 6) WOMEN STEM: COLLEGE. I&S, CR/NC. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
CSS 405 New Course Women in STEM Seminar: Career/Professional Life (1, max. 6) WOMEN STEM: CAREER. I&S, CR/NC. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Urban Studies (1031)
TSUD-20120712 Program Bachelor of Arts degree in Sustainable Urban Development. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.
TURB-20120712 Program Bachelor of Arts degree in Sustainable Urban Development. Revised program requirements. Effective AUT/2012. Approved.