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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT

January 21, 2014

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 February 18, 2014. The deadline for the this meeting is noon on February 3, 2014.

NEW BUSINESS

Prefixes and courses

TYPETITLES & CREDITSEquivalency/Lists/DL/Changes EFFECTIVE STATUS
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (0-C)
Anthropology (0102)
ANTH 235 New Global Feminist Art (5) GLOBAL FEMINIST ART. Joint with GWSS 235. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ANTH 353 Change Feminist Anthropology (5) FEMINIST ANTH. Joint with GWSS 353; change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ANTH 453 New Culture, Controversy, and Change: The Case of Female Circumcision (3) FEMALE CIRCUMCISION. Add to MAGH approved list. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
BIO A 491 Change Issues in Human Paleontology (5) ISSUES HUM PALEONT. Change prerequisite, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
BIO A 590 Change Biological Anthropology Seminar (2) BIO ANTH SEMINAR. Change titles. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
BIO A 591 New Issues in Hominin Paleontology (5) HOMININ PALEO. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Applied Mathematics (0208)
AMATH 579 Change Intelligent Control through Learning and Optimization (3) INTELLIGENT CONTROL. Change description; joint with CSE 579. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Astronomy (0107)
ASTR 160 New Introduction to Exoplanets (3/5) INTRO EXOPLANETS. Can only take 160 or 419 for credit. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ASTR 419 New Exoplanets (3) EXOPLANETS. Can only take 160 or 419 for credit. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Communication (1035)
COM 330 New Rhetoric of Science (5) RHETORIC OF SCIENCE. 300-500 course. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
COM 339 Change Business of Media in the Digital Age (5) BUSINESS OF MEDIA. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
COM 468 Change Media Ethics (5) MEDIA ETHICS. DL Renewal. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
Drama (0134)
DRAMA 303 New The Structure of Dramatic Narrative (5) DRAMATIC NARRATIVE. -. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
English (0136)
ENGL 115 New Writing Studio (2) WRITING STUDIO. CR/NC. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies (0298)
GWSS 235 New Global Feminist Art (5) GLOBAL FEMINIST ART. Joint with ANTH 235. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
GWSS 353 Change Feminist Anthropology (5) FEMINIST ANTH. Joint with ANTH 353; change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Geography (0188)
GEOG 432 New Geographies and Politics of Poverty and Privilege (5) POVERTY & PRIVILEGE. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
GEOG 458 Drop Map Sources and Errors (5) MAP SOURCES AND ERRORS. Drop course. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
GEOG 458 New Advanced Digital Geographies (5) ADV DIGITAL GEOGS. Enforce prerequisite; add to GMS approved list; reusing number of course being dropped at the same time. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
History (0193)
HSTAA 110 New History of American Citizenship (5) AMERICAN CITIZENSHIP. Diversity course. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
HSTAA 282 Change History of Mexico: Culture, Identity, and the Politics of Rule from the Aztecs to the Present (5) HISTORY OF MEXICO. Change titles. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
HSTAM 320 New Reacting to the Past: Religion and Politics in the European Middle Ages (5) REACTING: RELIG&POL. Temporary. Effective WIN/2015 only. Approved.
HSTAS 555 Change Core Research Seminar in Chinese History (5-, max. 10) CHINA RESEARCH SEM. Change max credits. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
HSTAS 556 Change Core Research Seminar in Chinese History (-5, max. 10) CHINA RESEARCH SEMINAR. Change max credits. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
HSTEU 440 Change The Communist Experience Around the World (5) HIST WRLD COMMUNISM. Joint with JSIS B 440; change titles. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
HSTEU 445 Change The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union (5) HIST SOVIET UNION. Joint with JSIS A 445; change titles. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Jackson School of International Studies (0190)
JSIS 597 Change Field Seminar in States, Markets, and Societies (5) STATE/MRKTS/SOCIETY. Add Joint with SOC 597. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
JSIS A 445 Change The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union (5) HIST SOVIET UNION. Joint with HSTEU 445; change titles. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
JSIS B 440 Change The Communist Experience Around the World (5) HIST WRLD COMMUNISM. Joint with HSTEU 440; change titles. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Linguistics (0203)
ASL 234 New Intensive Intermediate ASL (15) INTENS INTERMED ASL. -. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
Music (0217)
MUHST 497 Change Special Topics in Music History (1-5, max. 15) SPEC TOP MUS HIST. Change max credits. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
MUSIC 439 Change Music of Indonesia (3) MUSIC OF INDONESIA. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
MUSICP 442 New Jazz Drum Set (3, max. 45) JAZZ DRUM SET. Add to approved Jazz Studies and Percussion Studies lists. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
MUSICP 539 New Jazz Drum Set (3, max. 45) JAZZ DRUM SET. Add to approved Jazz Studies and Percussion Studies lists. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Near Eastern Language and Civilization (0123)
NEAR E 404 New Language Conflict and Identity in the Middle East and North Africa (5) IDENTITY IN MIDEAST. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Political Science (0244)
POL S 402 New Advanced Seminar in Human Rights (5, max. 10) HUMAN RIGHTS SEM. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Sociology (0293)
SOC 597 New States, Markets, and Societies (5) STATE/MRKTS/SOCIETY. Add joint with JSIS 597. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
BUSINESS SCHOOL (0-E)
Accounting (0301)
ACCTG 302 Change Intermediate Accounting II (4) INTERMED ACCTG II. Change prerequisite. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
ECFS 302 Change Survey of Infant and Children at Risk (5) INFANT & CHILD RISK. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 304 Change Service Learning and Research II (1-6, max. 6) SRVC LRNG & RES II. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 321 New Engaging Interactions and Environments (3) ENG ENV/INTERACTIONS. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Pending; participation clarification.
ECFS 402 Change Social Policy and Young Children and Families (5) SOCIAL POLICY. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 410 New Laying the Foundation for Reading: Supporting Language and Literacy Development in Preschool (5) LANG & LIT PRESCHOOL. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 411 New Fostering the Development of Young Children's Mathematics and Science Knowledge and Skills (5) MATH &SCI PRESCHOOL. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 454 Change Advanced Service Learning and Research I (3) ADV SRVC LRN RES I. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 455 Change Advanced Service Learning and Research II (3) ADV SRVC LRN RES II. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 456 Change Senior Project (3) SENIOR PROJECT. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ECFS 480 New Individualizing Teaching and Learning (5) INDIV TCHG & LRNG. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
EDC&I 578 Change Qualitative Methods of Education Research I (4) QUAL MTHD ED RSH 1. Drop course. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
EDC&I 579 Change QUAL METH OF ED RSH (5) QUAL METH OF ED RSH. Drop Course. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
EDPSY 304 Change Learning and Teaching in our Changing World: Insights from Experience (5) LRN TEACH CHG WORLD. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
EDPSY 586 Change Qualitative Methods of Educational Research I (3) QUAL MTHD ED RES I. Drop joint status with EDC&I 578; change titles, credits, description, hyphenation. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
EDPSY 587 Change Qualitative Methods of Educational Research III (3) QUAL MTHD ED RSH 3. Drop joint status with EDC&I 579; change titles, description, credits, hyphenation. Effective AUT/2014. Aproved.
EDSPE 419 Change Family and Community Influences on the Young Child (5) FMA&COM INFLNC CH. Initial DL through SUM/2017. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Computer Science and Engineering (0406)
CSE 579 Change Intelligent Control through Learning and Optimization (3) INTELLIGENT CONTROL. Change description. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (0452)
FISH 260 New Recreational Fisheries: Science, Management, and Policy (3/5) RECRTNL FISHERIES. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW B 561 Change International Law of the Sea (3-4) INTL LAW OF SEA. Change to variable credit. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
LAW E 583 New Globalization and the Law (1-6, max. 6) GLOBALIZATION & LAW. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
Anesthesiology (0906)
ANEST 683 New P-Advanced Clerkship in Anesthesiology VAMC (8, max. 16) P-ADV ANEST VAMC. Same as ANEST 681. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics (0918)
BIME Prefix . Change all MEBI courses to BIME prefix. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
Bioethics and Humanities (0929)
B H 460 Change Reflections on Research, Responsibility, and Society (3) REFL RES RESPN SOC. Change titles. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
Neurology (1016)
NEURL 633 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Anchorage - Alaska Neurology Clinic (8) P-NEURL-ANC AK. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 634 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Anchorage - ANMC (8) P-NEURL-ANMC AK. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 639 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Billings Regional Neuroscience Clinic (8) P-NEURL-BLLNG RNC. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 644 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Idaho Falls EINA (8) P-NEURL-IDFLLS EINA. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 645 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Idaho Falls Neurology (8) P-NEURL-ID FALLS. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 647 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Boise St. Alphonsus (8) P-NEURL-BOISE ST ALF. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 648 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Coeur D'Alene (8) P-NEURL-COEURDALENE. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 657 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Yakima (8) P-NEURL-YAKIMA. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
NEURL 661 Change P-Introduction to Neurology - Tacoma/Puyallup Multicare (8) P-NEURL-MULTICARE. Change titles. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF NURSING (0-N)
Nursing (0552)
NCLIN 502 Change Pediatric Diagnostic Health Assessment (1-2, max. 2) PEDS HLTH ASSESS. Change titles, description; DL renewal. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
NCLIN 520 New Clinical Reasoning and Assessment Across the Lifespan (2) LIFESPAN REAS & ASMT. CR/NC. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
NSG 539 Change Assessment and Management of Common Psychosocial and Biophysical Conditions in the Perinatal Period (1-3, max. 3) PERINAT CONDITIONS. Change description; DL renewal. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
NSG 556 New Program Planning for Health Systems and Multicultural Communities (4) PRGM PLAN&CULTURE. Initial DL through SPR/2018. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
NSG 559 New Prevention Effectiveness in Community Health (1) PREV EFFECTIVENESS. CR/NC; initial DL through SUM/2018. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
NURS 501 Change Child Mental Health Assessment & Interventions (3) CHILD MENTAL HEALTH. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
NURS 514 Change Physiologic Adaptations in Women and Children (1-3, max. 6) PHYS WOMEN CHILDREN. Change credits, description; DL renewal. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
NURS 515 Change Common Adolescent Health Problems (2-3) ADOLESCENT PROBLEMS. Change credits, description, hours. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
NURS 518 Change Child Management I: Acute Conditions (3) CHILD MGT I: ACUTE. Change titles. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
NURS 529 Change Childhood Common Development and Behavior Issues (2) CHILD DEV BEHAV ISS. Change description. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
NURS 546 Change Interpersonal Therapeutics in Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: Current Perspectives (3) INTERPERSONAL THERAP. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
NURS 547 Change Neuroscience Basis of Advanced Practice Psychiatric/Mental Health (3) NEURO BASIS PMH. Change titles, description. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
NURS 549 Change Assessment in Psychosocial Nursing (3) ASSESSMENT IN PSN. Change description. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
NURS 554 Change Management of Psychiatric Disorders: Adult and Adolescent (3) MGMT PSYCH DISORDER. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
NURS 564 Change Biological Intervention in Advanced Practice Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing (3) BIOTREATMENT PMHNP. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
SPH 380 New History and Practice of Public Health (5) PH HISTORY. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
SPH 381 New Science and Public Health (5) PH SCIENCE. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
SPH 480 New Research Methods in Public Health (5) PH RESEARCH METHODS. -. Effective AUT?2014. Approved.
SPH 481 New Ethics, Social Justice, and Policy in Public Health (5) PH ETHICS & POLICY. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (0702)
ENV H 505 New Fundamentals of Environmental and Occupational Toxicology (4) FUND ENV OCC TOXIC. Conversion of temporary course. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
ENV H 516 Change Toxic Agents: Effects and Mechanisms (3) TOXIC AGENTS. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Health Services (0706)
HSMGMT 503 New Population Health Management (2) POP HLTH MANAGEMENT. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK (0-T)
Social Work (0779)
SOC W 599 Change Independent Study in Social Work (1-10, max. 10) IND STDY SOC WK. Change titles, description, credits, prerequisite. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
SOC W 600 Change Independent Study or Research (1-10, max. 10) INDEPNDNT STDY/RSCH. Change credits, description, hyphenation. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
SOC WL 591 Change Seminar Topics in Social Welfare (1-3, max. 15) SOC-WELFARE SEMINAR. Change grading. Effective AUT/2013. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Education (0875)
B EDUC 532 New Discourse in the Mathematics and Science Classroom (3) DISCOURSE MATH SCI. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0863)
BIS 209 Change Engaging Visual and Media Arts (5, max, 15) VISUAL &MEDIA ARTS. Change titles. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
SCHOOL OF STEM
Biology (1091)
B BIO 495 Change Investigative Biology (5) INVESTIGATIVE BIO. Change prerequisite. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Chemistry, Climate, Physics (1093)
B CHEM 237 Change Organic Chemistry I (4) ORGANIC CHEMISTRY. Change prerequisite. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
Engineering and Mathematics (1092)
B EE 447 New Introduction to Control Systems (5) CONTROL SYSTEMS. Option B equivalent to E E 447. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
STMATH 493 New Special Topics in Mathematics (1-5, max. 15) SPEC TOPICS IN MATH. Equivalency review pending. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
STMATH 498 New Independent Study in Mathematics (1-5, max. 15) INDEP STUDY IN MATH. Equivalency review pending. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
STMATH 499 New Undergraduate Research in Mathematics (1-5, max. 15) UNDG RESEARCH MATH. Equivalency review pending. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Institute of Technology (1023)
TCSS 142 Change Introduction to Programming (5) INTR TO PROGRAMMING. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
TCSS 143 Change Fundamentals of Object-Oriented Programming Theory and Application (5) FUND OBJ-ORIENT PRG. Change description, prerequisite. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
TCSS 333 New C for System Programming (5) C FOR SYSTEM PROG. Equivalency review pending. Effective SUM/2014. Approved.
TCSS 371 Change Machine Organization (5) MACHINE ORGANIZATION. Change description, prerequisite. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
TCSS 551 New Big Data Analytics (5) BIG DATA ANALYTICS. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TCSS 565 New Spatial Database with Applications in Geographic Information Systems (5) SPATIAL DATA GIS. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
UWT 100 Level Course Holders New To accommodate new annual Time Schedule offerings; need 1503 for TPSYCH major. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
T AMST 420 New Drugs and U.S. Culture (5) DRUGS & US CULTURE. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
T AMST 430 New Queer Performances (5) QUEER PERFORMANCES. Diversity course. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
T AMST 440 New Gender and American Childhood (5) GEND & AMER CHILD. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
T AMST 490 New American Studies Capstone (5) AM STUDIES CAPSTONE. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
TCOM 464 New Field Research in Communication (5) FIELD RES COM. Add to approved Environmental Studies list of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TCOM 471 New Advanced Video Production (5) ADVANCED VIDEO PROD. Add to approved lists of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TECON 370 New Economics and Social Mobility (5) ECON & SOC MOBILITY. Add to approved lists of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TEST 295 New Valuing Ecosystems Services and Natural Capital (5) ECOSYSTEM SERVICES. See approved list of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
T HIST 420 Change African-American Religious History (5) AF-AM RELIGION. Diversity course. Effective WIN/2014. Approved.
T FILM 388 New World Film 1960-2000 (5) WORLD FILM 1960-2000. See approved list of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
T LIT 220 New Literature and the Arts (5) LIT AND THE ARTS. See approved lists of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TMATH 412 New Cryptography: Theory and Practice (5) CRYPTOGRAPHY. See approved lists of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TNPRFT 450 New Methods of Museum Interpretation (5) MUSEUM METHODS. Add to Museum studies minor list. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TPSYCH 441 New Diversity and Health Psychology (5) DIVERS HEALTH PSYCH. See approved lists of electives; Diversity course. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TWRT 450 New Principles of Accessible Design (5) ACCESSIBLE DESIGN. See approved lists of electives. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
TSOCWF 250 New Interpersonal Effectiveness (5) INTRPSNL EFFECTIVNES. -. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
Urban Studies (1031)
T URB 250 New Immigration, Race, and American Cities (5) IMMIGRATION & CITY. Diversity course. Effective AUT/2014. Approved.
T URB 260 New Urban Design Studio (5) URBAN DESIGN STUDIO. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.
T URB 432 New Understanding Metropolitan Regions (5) UNDST METRO REGNS. -. Effective SPR/2014. Approved.