REPORT: COMMITTEE ON CURRICULA AND COURSES

(For consideration by the Faculty Senate at its meeting on December 3, 1997)

The Committee requests that any department which has a proposal being recommended by the Committee on Curricula and Courses provide a spokesperson to attend the Faculty Senate meeting in which said proposal is to be recommended. Please contact John Winberry in advance if errors are noted. Telephone: 777-2388 or E-mail: Winberry@garnet.cla.sc.edu

I. COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS

Department of German, Slavic, and Oriental Languages and Literatures

Change in credit hours

FROM: GERM 399 INDEPENDENT STUDY. (3-6) Contract approved by instructor, advisor, and department chair is required for undergraduate students.

TO: GERM 399 INDEPENDENT STUDY. (1-6) Contract approved by instructor, advisor, and department chair is required for undergraduate students.

II. COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS

Department of Statistics

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page 235 UG

NOTE: The curriculum change for: Statistics is not available through the Web.   Printed copies have been sent to Senators, Deans, and Department Chairs only.

III. MAY SESSION COURSES: For the Senate's information.

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

MGMT 372M ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR THE ARTS AND SCIENCES. (3) Identifying entrepreneurial and managerial opportunities that make use of students' knowledge and experience in "non-business" fields. Rudimentary coverage of business

fundamentals to develop ideas and the students' preparation to pursue them.

COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

CRJU 552M YOUTH-AT-RISK. (3) Characteristics of high-risk youths and strategies for delinquency prevention. Includes observation in a variety of community settings.

IV. EXPERIMENTAL COURSES: For the Senate's information.

MATH 132X ADVANCED BUSINESS CALCULUS. (Prereq: MATH 122 or equivalent) (3)Multivariable calculus for business, economics and social sciences. Includes differentiation, integration, Lagrange multipliers, contour diagrams and slope fields, regression and optimization. Resourcing, collaborative and independent research based; computer lab environment.


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