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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
CURRICULUM REPORT

April 21, 2015

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.

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 June 2, 2015. The deadline for applications is noon on May 15, 2015.


Departmental Curriculum Contacts

NEW BUSINESS

Prefixes and courses

TYPETITLES & CREDITSEquivalency/Lists/DL/Changes EFFECTIVE STATUS
BUSINESS SCHOOL (0-E)
Business Administration (0300)
BA 578 Change Strategic Management Practicum (2/4, max. 8) STRG MGMT PRACTICUM. Change titles, description, credits. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
MGMT 550 New CEO and Board Governance (4) CEO AND BOARD GOVERN. -. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
MGMT 551 New Intersections of Law and Business (4) INTR LAW & BUS. -. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
MSIS 547 New Managing in the Era of Cloud Computing (2) CLOUD COMPUTING. -. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (0-H)
Education (0351)
EDPSY 529 New Developmental Psychopathology and the DSM (2) PSYCHOPATHOLOGY&DSM. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
EDUC 750 Change Capstone Experience (2-10, max. 30) CAPSTONE EXPERIENCE. Change max credits; Retroactive. Effective AUT/2013. Approved.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (0-J)
Civil and Environmental Engineering (0403)
CEE 572 Change Water Wave Mechanics for Coastal Engineers (4) COAST WAVES FOR ENG. Change titles, credits, description, credits, hours, prerequisite. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
Mechanical Engineering (0419)
M E 426 Change Renewable Energy II (3) RENEWABLE ENGERGY II. Change titles, description. Effective SPR/2016. Approved.
ME 538 Drop Turbulent Boundary Layer Theory (3) TURB BNDRY LAY THRY. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
M E 538 New Advanced Fluid Mechanics (4) ADVANCED FLUIDS. Parallel to M E 431; reusing number. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (0-D)
Earth and Space Sciences (1068)
ESS 523 Change Geophysical Inverse Theory (5) INVERSE THEORY. Change credits, prerequisite, hours. Effective SPR/2016. Approved.
THE INFORMATION SCHOOL (0-S)
The Information School (0671)
INFX 551 New Fundamentals of Data Curation (4) DATA CURATION. Initial DL through AUT/2019; conversion of temporary. Effective SUM/2016. Approved.
INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAM (0-R)
Graduate School (0992)
STSS Prefix Science, Technology, and Society Studies Prefix. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
STSS 591 New Science, Technology, and Society Studies in Action (2) STSS IN ACTION. CR/NC. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
Quantitative Ecology and Resource Management (0674)
QERM 597 Change Seminar in Quantitative Ecology (2, max. 20) SEM QUAN ECOLOGY. Retroactive change. Effective AUT/1997. Approved.
INTERSCHOOL OR INTERCOLLEGE PROGRAMS (0-O)
Bioengineering (0745)
BIOEN 474 New Immunoengineering (3) IMMUNOEGINEERING. Parallel to BIOEN 574. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
BIOEN 574 New Immunoengineering (3) IMMUNOEGINEERING. Parallel to BIOEN 474. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
Global Health (1058)
G H 576 New Health in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies (2) HEALTH COM HUM EMER. CR/NC. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
SCHOOL OF LAW (0-X)
Law (0852)
LAW 301 New Introduction to Common Law Legal Reasoning (3) LEGAL REASONING INTRO. Temporary. Effective AUT/2015-AUT/2017. Approved.
LAW E 501 New United States Contract and Sales Problems (3) US CNTRCT SALES PRB. Temporary. Effective SUM/2015-SUM/2017. Approved.
LAW E 504 Drop Emerging Issues In Urban Government Seminar (1-2, max. 5) EMERG ISS URBAN GOV. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
LAW E 504 New Civil Process and Litigation (3) CIV PROC & LITGTN. Temporary; reusing number. Effective SUM/2015-SUM/2017. Approved.
LAW E 505 Drop Frontiers of Tort Law (3) FRONTIERS OF TORTS. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
LAW E 505 New United States Law-Making Institutions and Processes (4) US INSTITNS & PROC. Temporary; reusing number. Effective SUM/2015-SUM/2017. Approved.
LAW E 543 Drop Crime, Privacy, and Accountability on the Internet (2) INTERNET CRIME. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
LAW E 543 New Professional Ethics for International LLM Students (3-4) ETHICS INTL LLM. Temporary course with DL; reusing number. Effective SUM/2015-SUM/2017. Approved.
LAW E 547 New Robotics Law and Policy (2) ROBOTICS LAW POLICY. Conversion of temporary. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (0-Y)
ANEST 663 New Basic Anesthesia Clerkship – Cheyenne, WY (4) BASIC ANEST CHEY. Same as ANEST 680. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
ANEST 688 New Advanced Anesthesia – Cheyenne, WY (8) ADV ANEST CHEY. Same as ANEST 681. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
Medicine (0915)
MED EM 600 New Independent Study/Research (*) INDEPNDT STDY/RSCH. Same as MED 600. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
MED EM 681 Change P-Emergency Medicine Subinternship – HMC/UWMC (*, max. 16) P-EM MED SI HMC/UWMC. Change titles. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
MED EM 682 Drop P-Emergency Medicine Subinternship - UWMC (*, max. 16) P-EM MED SUB-I/UWMC. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
MEDECK 624 New Hospitalist Subinternship Seattle (8) HOSP SUB I SEA. Same as MEDECK 601. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
MEDECK 625 New Cardiology Subinternship Seattle (8) CARDS SUB I SEA. Same as MEDECK 601. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
MEDECK 637 New Clinical Infectious Diseases – Yakima, WA (8) INF DIS YAKIMA. Same as MEDECK 638. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
MEDECK 638 Change Clinical Infectious Diseases - Spokane (8) INF DIS SPOKANE. Change titles . Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
Obstetrics and Gynecology (0919)
OB GYN 646 New Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynecology – Rock Springs, WY - MHSC (12) OB GYN ROCK SP MHSC. Same as OB GYN 677. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
OB GYN 653 New Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynecology – Ellensburg, WA (12) OB GYN ELLENSBURG. Same as OB GYN 665. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
Orthopedics (0922)
ORTHP 643 New P-General Orthopedic Clerkship – Cody, WY (8) P-GEN ORTHO CODY. Same as ORTHP 669. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
Pediatrics (0925)
PEDS 698 Change Pediatric Advanced Therapeutics/Pediatric Boot Camp (4) PEDS BOOT CAMP. Change titles, credits. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
Rehabilitation Medicine (0928)
REHAB 564 New Practice Skills for Occupational Therapy (1, max. 3) OT PRACTICE SKILLS. CR/NC. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
SCHOOL OF NURSING (0-N)
Nursing (0552)
NSG 516 New Physiological Aspects of Aging (3) PHYSIOLOGY OF AGING. Initial DL through WIN/2019. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY (0-P)
Pharmacy (0610)
PHARM 568 Change Health Economics (3) HEALTH ECONOMICS. Change credits. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (0-M)
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (0702)
ENV H 520 New Advanced Technical Communication in Public Health (3) ADV TECH COMM IN PH. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
Health Services (0706)
HSERV 449 New Social Networks and Health: Methods and Applications (4) SOC NTWRKS & HLTH. - Effective AUT/2015. Returned for Section 9 signatures.
HSERV 467 New Using Economics to Solve Today’s Healthcare Problems (4) ECON SLV HC PRBLMS. -. Effective AUT/2015. Returned for Section 9 signatures.
HSERV 476 New Introduction to Applied Ethnographic Methods in Public Health (4) INTRO APP ETHNO MTH. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
HERV 540 Change COPHP Management and Leadership (6) COPHP MGMNT & LDSHP. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
Nutritional Science (0689)
NUTR 526 Change Maternal and Pediatric Nutrition (4) MATERNAL & PED NUTR. Change titles, credits, description, hours. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
BOTHELL CAMPUS (1-V)
Business (0881)
B BUS 535 New Advanced Marketing Simulation Laboratory (4) ADV MKTG SIM LAB. -. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
B BUS 601 Change Internship (1-6, max. 12) INTERNSHIP. Change credits, hours. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0863)
BCWRIT 700 Change Master’s Thesis (1-5, max. 20) MASTER’S THESIS. Change credits. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 222 Drop Travel and Cultural Differences (5) TRAVEL & CLTRL DIFF. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 265 Change Introduction to Comparative Ethnic Studies (5) INTRO ETHNIC STUDY. Change titles, description. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
BIS 271 Drop History of Psychology (5) HIST OF PSYCHOLOGY. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 281 Drop Global Politics (5) GLOBAL POLITICS. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 326 Drop Twentieth Century Eastern Europe (5) 20TH C EASTERN EUR. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 362 New The United States-Mexico Borderlands: Culture, History, Theory (5) US MEX BORDERLAND. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
BIS 404 Drop Twentieth-Century Russia (5) 20TH CENTURY RUSSIA. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 409 Drop Modern Germany (5) MODERN GERMANY. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 427 Drop Global History I (5) GLOBAL HISTORY I. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 428 Drop Global History II (5) GLOBAL HISTORY II. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 429 Drop Global History III (5) GLOBAL HISTORY III. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 430 Drop Social Theory and Practice (5) SOC THEORY & PRACT. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BIS 451 Drop Northwest Indian Myths and Tales (5) NW INDIAN MYTHS. Drop Course. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
BISIA 440 New Advanced Visual and Media Arts Workshop (1-5, max. 15) ADV VIS MEDIA WKSP. -. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
Nursing (0870)
BHS 310 Change Pathways to Health Studies (2) PATHWAYS TO HS. Change prerequisite, CR/NC, Initial DL through WIN/2019. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
BHS 495 Change Health Studies Senior Portfolio (3) HLTH STDYS SR PROTF. Was BHS 499; change prerequisite, CR/NC, initial DL through WIN/2019. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
BHS 496 Change Field Work in Health (2-10, max. 10) HLTH STUDY FIELD WK. Change prerequisite; CR/NC, initial DL through WIN/2019. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
SCHOOL OF STEM
Computing and Software Systems (0865)
B IMD 250 New Introduction to Interaction Design (5) INTRO INTERACT DSGN. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
CSS 538 New Security in Emerging Wireless and Mobile Networks (5) WIRELESS SECURITY. -. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
CSS 593 Change Cyber Security Engineering Capstone ([1-5]-, max. 10) CYBER SEC CAPSTONE. Change credits, hyphenation, description, CR/NC. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
CSS 595 Change Computer Science and Software Engineering Capstone ([1-5][-, max. 15) CSSE CAPSTONE PROJ. Change titles, credits, hyphenation, description, CR/NC. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
CSS 596 Drop Capstone Project II (5) CAPSTONE PROJECT II. Drop Course. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
Chemistry, Climate, Physics (1093)
B CHEM 498 New Independent Study in Chemistry (1-5, max. 10) IND STUDY CHEM. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
B CHEM 499 New Undergraduate Research in Chemistry (1-5, max. 10) UG RESEARCH CHEM. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
Electrical Engineering and Mathematics (1092)
B EE 509 New Engineering Simulations (2) ENGR SIMULATIONS. -. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
B EE 512 New Signal Processing II (5) SIGNAL PROCESSING II. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
B ME 342 New Mechanical Systems Design II (5) MECH SYS DESIGN II. -. Effective SPR/2015. Approved.
B ME 481 New Engineering Professional Development I: The Citizen Engineer (5) ENGR PROF DEVELOP I. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
TACOMA CAMPUS (2-Z)
Business (0981)
T BUS 512 New Introduction to Health Policy (4) INTRO HEALTH POL. Add to approved lists. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
Institute of Technology (1023)
TCSS 555 Change Machine Learning (5) MACHINE LEARNING. Change titles, description. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
TCSS 588 Change Bioinformatics (5) BIOINFORMATICS. Change description, prerequisite. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
T INFO 410 New Database Design (5) DATABASE DESIGN. -. Effective WIN/2016. Approved.
Education (0975)
T EDSP 513 Change Issues in Autism for Educators (3) AUTISM. Initial DL through AUT/2018. Effective SUM/2015. Approved.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (0963)
TMATH 403 New Introduction to Abstract Algebra II (5) ABSTRACT ALG II. -. Effective SPR/2016. Approved.
TPSYCH 328 New Moral Development, Technology, and the Natural World (5) MORAL DEVELOPMENT. See approved lists. Effective WIN/2015. Approved.
Social Work (1019)
T CRIM 222 New United States Federal Law Enforcement (5) US FED LAW ENFRCMNT. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
T CRIM 225 Change Diversity and Social Justice in Criminology (5) DIVERSITY &SCL JSTC. Change description. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
T CRIM 409 New Advanced Readings in Criminal Justice (1-5, max. 15) ADV READINGS IN CJ. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.
T CRIM 490 New Independent Research in Criminal Justice (1-3, max. 12) IND RESEARCH IN CJ. -. Effective AUT/2015. Approved.