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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT

November 19, 2013

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 12 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 December 17, 2013. The deadline for the November meeting is noon on December 2, 2013.

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Prefixes and courses

TYPETITLES & CREDITSEquivalency/Lists/DL/Changes EFFECTIVE STATUSNOTES
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 311 Change Cultural Politics of Diet and Nutrition (5) CLTR POL DIET &NUTR. Was ANTH 212. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Applied Mathematics (0208)
AMATH 521 Change Special Topics in Mathematical Biology (5, max. 15) SPC TOPICS MATH BIO. Change description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Art (0105)
ART 361 Change Critical Issues in Contemporary Art (5, max. 15) ISSUES CONTEMP ART. Change titles. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Biology (0112)
BIOL 402 Change Functional Genomics (4) FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS. Change titles, description, prerequisite. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
BIOL 428 Change Sensory Neurophysiology and Ecology (3) SENSORY NEURO &ECOL. Change titles. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Economics (0135)
ECON 484 New Econometrics and Data Science (5) ECNMTRCS & DATA SCI. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECON 528 New Micro Heterogeneity in Macroeconomics (3) HTROGNEITY IN MACRO. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECON 575 New International Trade and Macroeconomics (3) INTL TRADE MACROECN. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
History (0193)
HIST 410 New Medicine, History, and Society (5) MEDICINE HIST & SOC. Add to History of Science minor electives. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
HIST 571 Change Orientation to an Academic Career in History (3, max. 6) ACAD CAREER ORIENTN. CR/NC. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
HIST 572 New Dissertation Prospectus Workshop (3) DISSRTN PROSPECTUS. CR/NC. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
HSTAA 241 New The Frontier: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves in the Making of America, 1492-1840 (5) AMERICAN FRONTIER. Temporary course. Effective SPR/2014 only. Approved.
HSTAA 353 Change Class, Labor, and American Capitalism (5) LABOR & CAPITALISM. Change titles. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
JSIS 595 Change Research Tutorial ([1-12]-, max. 12) RESEARCH TUTORIAL. Joint with LAW B 554; change credits. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
JSIS A New Asian Financial Systems (5) ASIAN FINANC SYSTS. -. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
Near Eastern Language and Civilization (0123)
NEAR E 415 New Islam in Jewish Contexts, Judaism in Muslim Contexts (3) ISLAM AND JUDAISM. 400-500. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
NEAR E 515 New Islam in Jewish Contexts, Judaism in Muslim Contexts (3) ISLAM AND JUDAISM. 400-500. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Philosophy (0221)
PHIL 307 New Justice Across Disciplinary Boundaries (5) JUSTIC ACROS DISCIP. Add to Values minor approved list; diversity course. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
Political Science (0244)
POL S 260 New Mexico in the World Economy Study Abroad: Immigration, Urbanization, and Development (5) MEXICO WORLD ECONMY. Temporary course. Effective SUM/2014 only. Approved.
POL S 504 New Multi-Method Field Research (5) MULTI MTHD FLD RES. Temporary. Effective SPR/2014 only. Approved.
POL S 505 Change Comparative Politics Core (5) COMP POLITICS CORE. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
POL S 509 Change Political Theory Core (5) POL THEORY CORE. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
POL S 521 Change International Relations Core (5) INTL RELATIONS CORE. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
POL S 528 Drop Advanced International Relations Theory (5) ADV INTL REL THEORY. Drop course. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
POL S 550 Change American Politics Core (5) AMERICAN POL CORE. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
POL S 586 New Topics in International Political Economy (5, max. 10) INTL POL ECON TPCS. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
Romance Languages and Literature (0264)
FRENCH 448 New Cultures of Franco-America (5) CLTR OF FRANCO-AMER. Diversity course. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
SPAN 336 New Creative Storytelling in Spanish (5) CREATV STORYTELLING. -. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
SPAN 396 New Special Topics in Spanish Cultural Studies (3/5, max. 10) SPAN CLTRL STDYS. -. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Slavic Languages and Literature (0163)
RUSS 322 Change The Golden Age: Nineteenth Century Russian Literature and Culture (5) 19TH C RUSS LIT. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
RUSS 323 Change Revolution: Twentieth Century Russian Literature and Culture (5) 20TH C RUSS LIT. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
SLAV 351 Change History of the Slavic Languages (5) HIST SLAVIC LANGS. Change prerequisite. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
SLAV 565 Change Old Church Slavic (5) OLD CHURCH SLAVIC. Change credits. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Civil and Environmental Engineering (0403)
CEE 291 New Introduction to AutoCAD for Civil Engineers (2) AUTOCAD. Initial DL through SPR/2015; temporary. Effective WIN/2014-SPR/2015. Approved.
SCTL 505 New External Supply Chain Transportation Risks (5) SUPPLY TRANS RISKS. Initial DL through AUT/2017. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
Computer Science and Engineering (0406)
CSE 495 New Project Practicum ([1-5]-, max. 5) PROJECT PRACTICUM. -. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
CSE 512 New Data Visualization (4) DATA VISUALIZATION. Not equivalent to HCDE 512 - should have been other affected units. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Mechanical Engineering (0419)
M E 481 Change Internal Combustion Engines (4) IC ENGINES. Change titles, prerequisite, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
Atmospheric Sciences (1067)
ATM S 103 New Hurricane and Thunderstorms: Their Science and Impact (3) HURRICANE SCIENCE. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ATM S 497 New Undergraduate Internship (1-5, max. 30) INTERNSHIP. CR/NC. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ATM S 499 New Undergraduate Independent Research (1-5, max. 30) UNDERGRAD RESEARCH. CR/NC. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Earth and Space Sciences (1068)
ESS 527 New Hillslope Geomorphology (5) HILLSLOPE GEOMORPH. 400-500. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
ESS 541 New Applied Fluvial Geomorphology (4) APPL FLUV GEOMORPH. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ESS 546 Change Continental-Margin Sedimentation (3) CONTINENT-MARG SED. Was ESS 527; joint with OCEAN 546. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Oceanography (0456)
OCEAN 546 Change Continental-Margin Sedimentation (3) CONTINENT-MARG SED. Change joint status; joint with ESS 546. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
School of Environmental and Forest Science (1069)
ESRM 430 Change Remote Sensing of the Environment (5) REM SENS ENVIRO. Change titles. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
UW Elective (0781)
FSTDY 376 New Study Abroad in Tahiti: Study of the Tahitian Language (3) STDY ABRD TAHITIAN. CR/NC. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW 297 New Justice, Diversity, and the Rule of Law: Justice Sotomayor and the Role of Life Experience in the Supreme Court (1) DIVERSITY & THE SCT. CR/NC. Effective WIN/2014 only. Approved.
LAW A 511 Change Payment Systems (2-4) PAYMENT SYSTEMS. Change variable credits. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW A 534 Change Mergers and Acquisitions (4-6) MERGER & ACQUISITION. Change to variable credit. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW B 522 Drop Mediation of Disputes (3) MEDIDATION OF DISPUT. Drop course; reusing number. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW B 522 New Mediation Skills Training (1) MEDIATION TRAINING. CR/NC. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW B 547 Drop United States-Japanese Tax Problems (3-4) US-JAPAN TAX PROBS. Drop course; reusing number. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW B 547 New Comparative Constitutional Law (2-5) COMP CON LAW. -. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW B 554 Change Research Tutorial ([1-12]-, max. 12) RESEARCH TUTORIAL. Change variable credits; joint with JSIS 595. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW B 563 Change Marine Law and Policy Seminar ([2-6]-, max. 6) MARINE POLICY SEM. Change to variable credit. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW B 574 Change Consumer Law (2-6) CONSUMER LAW. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW E 555 Change Legislation ([2-5]-, max. 5) LEGISLATION. Change to variable credits, hyphenated. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW E 561 New Critical Race Theory (4) CRIT RACE THEORY. -. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW E 579 Change International and Foreign Law Research (2-3) INTL LAW RESEARCH. Change to variable credit. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW H 521 New Medicare and Medicaid Finance and Reimbursement (3) MED FIN AND REIMB. -. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW P 522 Change Advanced Copyright Law (2-5) ADV COPYRIGHT LAW. Change to variable credit. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
LAW P 546 New Advanced Trademark Law (3) ADV TRADEMARK LAW. -. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY (0-P)
Medicinal Chemistry (0612)
MEDCH 555 Drop Current Topics in Biological Mass Spectrometry (1) MASS SPEC: TOPICS. Drop course; reusing number. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
MEDCH 555 New Biophysics and Pharmacology of Dynamic Proteins (1) BIOP PHARM DYN PROT. CR/NC. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Pharmacy (0610)
PHARM 514 Change Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Nursing Practice (3) PHARM FOR ADV PRAC. DL renewal. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
Nutritional Science (0689)
NUTR 527 Change Pediatric Nutrition (2-3) PEDIATRIC NUTRITION. Change to variable credit. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK (0-T)
Social Work (0779)
SOC WL 553 Change Policy Implementation and Organizations (3) IMPLEMENT & ORG. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Business (0881)
B BUS 510 Change Managing Organizational Effectiveness (4) MANAGING ORG EFFECT. Change titles. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B BUS 549 New Management Consulting (4) MGMT CONSULTING. . Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF STEM
Computing and Software Systems (0865)
CSS 310 New Information Assurance and Cyber Security (5) IA & CYBER SECURITY. Equivalent to T INFO/INFO 310. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B IMD 350 New Designing Media Experiences - MX (5) DESIGNING MX. . Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B IMD 352 New Studio Elements II: Essentials (5) STUDIO ELEMENTS II. . Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B IMD 362 New Studio ELements II: Practicum (5) STUDIO EL II PRAC. . Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B IMD 440 New Systems of Digial Media Architecture (5) SYS DG MEDIA ARCH. . Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Biology (1091)
B BIO 230 New Study Abroad: Biology (1-5, max. 15) STUDY ABROAD BIO. . Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B BIO 293 New Special Topics in Biology (2-5, max. 15) SPEC TOPICS BIOLOGY. . Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B BIO 364 Change Biochemistry I (5) BIOCHEMISTRY I. Change titles, prerequisite, description; add joint status with B CHEM 364. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B BIO 365 New Biochemistry II (5) BIOCHEMISTRY II. Joint status with B CHEM 365. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B BIO 375 Change Molecular Biology (5) MOLECULAR BIOLOGY. Was B BIO 365; add joint status with B BIO 375, change titles, description, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B BIO 430 New Study Abroad: Advanced Biology (1-5, max. 15) STDY ABROAD ADV BIO. . Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B BIO 485 Change Advanced Seminar in Biology (1-3, max. 6) ADV SEM BIOLOGY. Change prerequisite. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Chemistry, Climate, Physics (1093)
B CHEM 364 New Biochemistry I (5) BIOCHEMISTRY I. Joint status with B BIO 364. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B CHEM 365 New Biochemistry II (5) BIOCHEMISTRY II. Joint status with B BIO 365. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
B CHEM 375 New Molecular Biology (5) MOLECULAR BIOLOGY. Joint status with B BIO 375. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.