REPORT: COMMITTEE ON CURRICULA AND COURSES
(For consideration by the Faculty Senate at its June 30, 1998)

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 BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 87 is not available on the WEB.

II. COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Change in curriulum, University Bulletin, page UG 94 is not available on the WEB.

 

III. COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 110 is not available on the WEB.

Mechanical Engineering

Change in number

FROM: EMCH 560 ADAPTIVE MATERIAL SYSTEMS AND STRUCTURES. (3)


TO: EMCH 575 ADAPTIVE MATERIAL SYSTEMS AND STRUCTURES. (3)

IV. SCHOOL OF THE ENVIRONMENT

New course

ENVR 399 INDEPENDENT STUDY. (1-6) Contract approved by instructor,

advisor, and Dean of School of the Environment is required for under-

graduate students.

SCHOOL OF THE ENVIRONMENT (continued)

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 122 is not available on the WEB.

 

V. COLLEGE OF JOURNALISM

Change in descriptions

FROM: JOUR 303 LAW AND ETHICS OF THE MASS MEDIA. (3)

State and federal statutory and administrative law and the role

of the regulatory agencies in mass communication; professional

ethics in journalism.

TO: JOUR 303 LAW AND ETHICS OF THE MASS MEDIA. (3)

State and federal statutory and administrative law and the role of

the regulatory agencies in mass communication; professional ethics

in journalism and mass communications.

FROM: JOUR 328 PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC RELATIONS. (3) How business,

government, consumer groups, minorities, environmentalists, and

others work to influence public attitudes toward their activities.

Open to non-majors.

TO: JOUR 328 PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC RELATIONS. (3) Methods used

by business, government, consumer groups, minorities, environ-

mentalists, and others to influence public attitudes toward their

activities.

FROM: JOUR 465 MEDIA ANALYSIS. (3) (Prereq: JOUR 368 and junior standing

or consent of instructor) Demographic and psychographic aspects

of media and markets. Lecture and lab.

TO: JOUR 465 MEDIA ANALYSIS. (3) (Prereq: JOUR 368 and junior standing,

or consent of instructor) Analyses of marketing, media, and media

strategy problems common to the advertising industry. Lecture and

lab.

FROM: JOUR 535 PUBLICATION ADVISING. (3) Study of newspaper and yearbook

advising in middle and high schools including writing, editing, design

history, law, photojournalism, computer use, multicultural recruitment,

and team building. Restricted to secondary school journalism teachers/

advisors.

 

COLLEGE OF JOURNALISM (continued)

TO: JOUR 535 PUBLICATION ADVISING. (3) (Prereq: consent of instructor)

Newspaper and yearbook advising in middle and high schools,

including writing, editing, design, history, law, photojournalism,

computer use, multicultural recruitment, and team building.

Change in description

FROM: JOUR 565 ADVANCED MEDIA ANALYSIS. (3) (Prereq: JOUR 465 or consent

of instructor) Analyses of marketing, media, and media strategy

problems common to the advertising industry.

TO: JOUR 565 ADVANCED MEDIA ANALYSIS. (3) (Prereq: JOUR 465 or consent

of instructor) Audience measurement of new and traditional media; the

impact of interactive media.

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, pages UG 126 and UG 127 is not available on the

WEB.

VI. COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS

A. Department of Aerospace Studies

Change in description

FROM: AERO 201 THE AIR FORCE WAY I. (1) (Coreq: AERO 201L)

Transition to Air Force officer candidate: Air Force

heritage and leaders, introduction to leadership, group

leadership problems, and application of communication

skills.

TO: AERO 201 THE AIR FORCE WAY I. (1) (Coreq: AERO 201L)

Transition to Air Force officer candidate: Air Force heritage

and leaders, introduction to leadership. group leadership

problems, and application of communication skills. One

class meetiing per week.

FROM: AERO 202 THE AIR FORCE WAY II. (1) (Coreq: AERO 202L)

Quality Air Force, introduction to ethics and values,

continued study of Air Force heritage and development

of communication skills.

Department of Aerospace Studies (continued)

TO: AERO 202 THE AIR FORCE WAY II. (1) (Coreq: AERO 202L)

Quality Air Force, introduction to ethics and values, continued

study of Air Force heritage, and development of commun-

ication skills. One class meeting per week.

 

B. Contemporary European Studies

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 146 is not available on the WEB.

C. Department of English

New course

ENGL 490 SENIOR SEMINAR. (3) (Prereq: English major, junior or senior standing,

consent of instructor) Advanced study in the discipline with a focus on

theory, research, and writing.

D. Film Studies Program

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 152 is not available on the WEB.

E. Department of French and Classics

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 153 is not available on the WEB.

F. Department of Geography

New course

GEOG 562 SATELLITE MAPPING AND THE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM.

(3) (Prereq: GEOG 345 or 363 or 551 or permission of instructor)

Technology and use of Global Positioning Systems (GPS). GPS space

segment, receiver technologies, range observables, and positioning

accuracy. Applications to large/medium scale mapping, remote sensing and

aerial photography.

Change in title and description

FROM: GEOG 564 CARTOGRAPHIC MODELING. (3) Descriptive and prescriptive

modeling of spatial processes to identify patterns, answer questions,

and support decisions. Includes use of a geographic information

system for the analysis and synthesis of cartographic data.

Department of Geography (continued)

TO: GEOG 564 GIS-BASED MODELING. (3) Geographical information systems

for modeling physical/human processes in space and time using

raster and vector data. Cartographic modeling concepts, embedded

models, and GIS-model coupling.

G. Department of Germanic, Slavic, and Oriental Languages and Literatures

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 157 is not available on the WEB.

H. Department of Psychology

Change in title, prerequisites and description

FROM: PSYC 501 HUMAN PERFORMANCE AND ENGINEERING PSYCHOLOGY.

(3) (Prereq: PSYC 450) Capabilities and limitations of humans in

interaction with equipment, workplaces, and living and recreational

environments. Application of research findings in experimental

psychology, including perception, attention, learning, memory,

motor skills, response and reaction time, expectations, decision

processes, and motivation.

TO: PSYC 501 HUMAN FACTORS PSYCHOLOGY. (3) (Prereq: PSYC 101 and

9 hours of upper level courses all in psychology, business, engineering,

or nursing) Application of research in experimental psychology to

ergonomics, the design of human-environment systems, with emphasis

on work settings.

FROM: PSYC 526 PROBLEMS OF DISADVANTAGED YOUTH. (3) (Prereq:

PSYC 420 or 520 or consent of instructor) Psychological problems

of youth associated with economic and social disadvantages;

remedial methods.

TO: PSYC 526 PREVENTION OF PSYCHOLOGICAL PROBLEMS IN CHILDREN

AND YOUTH AT RISK. (3) (Prereq: PSYC 410 or 420 or equivalent) Etiology, prevention of, and intervention in behavioral, social, emotional, educational, and psychological problems in children and youth at risk.

Deletions

PSYC 502 EXPERIMENTAL ANALYSIS OF BEHAVIOR. (3)

PSYC 571 PERSONALITY LABORATORY. (1)

PSYC 573 LABORATORY IN THE EXPERIMENTAL ANALYSIS OF BEHAVIOR. (1)

PSYC 576 ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR LABORATORY. (1)

I. Department of Sociology

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 178 is not available on the WEB.

J. Women=s Studies Program

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 186 is not available on the WEB.

VII. COLLEGE OF NURSING

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, pages UG 196, 197 and UG 198 is not

available on the WEB.

VIII. SCHOOL OF MUSIC

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 189 is not available on the WEB.

IX. COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS

A. Department of Computer Science

Change in prerequisites

FROM: CSCI 205 BUSINESS APPLICATIONS PROGRAMMING. (3)

(Prereq: BADM 290 of CSCI 145)

TO: CSCI 205 BUSINESS APPLICATIONS PROGRAMMING. (3)

(Prereq: MGSC 190 or CSCI 145)

Change in curriculum, University Bulletin, page UG 221 is not be available on the WEB.

B. Marine Science Program

Change in University Bulletin, page UG 228 is not available on the WEB.

 


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