College of Arts and Sciences, USF

Undergraduate Committees Approved 2014/15

Dept/Name/CourseProposal TypeAction RequestedDate ReceivedProposal StatusDate Approved by CASUGS Council
Dept: WLE
Changes to Undergraduate Major in Russian
Substantive ChangeWaited for Catalog copy which was received on 3/20/152/21/13Approved by CAS3/20/153/20/15
Dept: WLE
Changes to the Undergraduate Minor in Russian
Waited on catalog copy which was received 3/20/152/21/13Approved by CAS3/20/153/20/15
Dept: ECN
Accelerated Program BA/MA in Economics
Accelerated ProgramECO BA/MA Accelerated Program3/19/14Approved by CAS4/24/149/23/14
Dept: CHM
CHM 3941
New Course ProposalPeer Leading in Chemistry3/7/14Approved by CAS9/19/149/22/14
Dept: SPF
LDR 3301
New Course ProposalIntroduction to Public Leadership4/4/14Approved by CAS9/19/149/22/14
Dept: CHM
CHM 4271
New Course ProposalChemistry of High Polymers5/27/14Approved by CAS9/19/149/22/14
Dept: BIN
BSC 2011
Substantive Course ChangeRemove BSC 2010 as a prereuisites5/15/14Approved by CAS6/27/149/22/14
Dept: HTY
HIS 3930
Substantive Course ChangeRemoval of the amount of time the course is repeatable5/24/14Approved by CAS12/19/141/14/15
Dept: GEO
EVR 4136
New Course ProposalForest Ecology and Management8/11/14Approved by CAS9/30/1410/6/14
Dept: WLE
ASN 3201
New Course ProposalEast Asian Cinema8/18/14Approved by CAS10/22/1410/22/14
Dept: ANT
ANT 4593
New Course ProposalEvolution and Health2/19/14Approved by CAS9/18/149/22/14
Dept: SOC
SYP 4550
Substantive Course ChangeRemoval of prerequisites8/27/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: GIA
Changes to the BA in International Studies
Substantive Curriculum ChangeAll students must complete INR 3011 Globalization before enrolling in other core courses.Approved by CAS9/19/149/22/14
Dept: ENG
Accelerated Program
Accelerated ProgramAccelerated Program BA in Literary Studies to MA in English8/27/14Approved by CAS9/28/149/30/14
Dept: ECN
ECO 4400
Substantive Course ChangeRemove ECO 3101 as a prerequisites and add ECO 2013 and ECO 2023 as prerequisites9/11/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
LIN 3003
New Course ProposalLanguage Matters9/11/14Approved by CAS10/22/1410/22/14
Dept: SGS
GLY 2100
General Education Substantive Course ChangeAsking for this course to also be approved as Life Sciences credit. - This proposal was approved by General Education Council prior to CAS approval.9/10/14Approved by CAS
Dept: ECN
ECO 4401
Substantive Course ChangeIntroduction to Mathematical Economics - change prerequisites to ECO 2013 and ECO 2023, MAC 2241 or MAC 2233, or CI9/19/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
RUS 2220
Substantive Course ChangeChange title from Russian III to Intermediate Russian I9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
RUS 2221
Substantive Course ChangeChange title from Russian IV to Intermediate Russian II9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
RUS 3240
Substantive Course ChangeChange title from Conversation I to Russian Language & Culture through Film9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
RUS 4241
Substantive Course ChangeChagne title from Conversation II to Russian Language & Culture through Film II9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
CLT 3103
Substantive Course ChangeChagne title from Greek Literature in Translation to Epic Battles and Dramatic Reversals in Greek Thought9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
CLT 3123
Substantive Course ChangeChagne title form Roman Literature in Translation to Voyages and Metamorphoses in Roman Imagination9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
CLA 3124
Substantive Course ChangeChange title from Roman Civilization to Daily Life in Ancient Rome9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: WLE
CLA 3103
Substantive Course ChangeChange title from Greek Civilization to Daily Life in Ancient Greece9/25/14Approved by CAS9/25/149/26/14
Dept: SOC
SYO 4359
New Course ProposalInequalities and Social Justice9/30/14Approved by CAS10/22/1410/22/14
Dept: BCM
PCB 4010
New Course ProposalCancer Biology9/30/14Approved by CAS12/10/1412/16/14
Dept: ISS
Adding Concentration
Adding ConcentrationAdding Mass Communications Concentration9/30/14Approved by CAS10/22/1410/27/14
Dept: ECN
ECP 4510
New Course ProposalEconomics of Education10/6/14Approved by CAS10/22/1410/22/14
Dept: COM
RTV 2100
Substantive Course ChangeWriting for Radio and TV10/13/14Approved by CAS12/19/1412/19/14
Dept: WLE
SPN 3516
New Course ProposalThe Three Cultures of Medieval Spain10/13/14Approved by CAS2/2/152/3/15
Dept: WLE
SPW 4705
New Course ProposalThe Creative Genius of the Golden Age10/13/14Approved by CAS1/27/151/28/15
Dept: WLE
SPT 4380
New Course ProposalThe Legacy of Al-Andalus - the propsoal was withdrawnby proposer, David Arbesu at the 2/23/15 UGC meeting per Undergraduate Studies 10/13/14Approved by CAS1/27/151/28/15
Dept: ANT
ANT 4460
New Course ProposalThe Anthropology of Food10/13/14Approved by CAS2/11/152/11/15
Dept: ANT
ANT 4536
New Course Proposal Bioarchaeology10/13/14Approved by CAS2/11/152/11/15
Dept: ANT
ANT 4525
New Course Proposal Human Osteology and Osteometry10/13/14Approved by CAS2/11/152/11/15
Dept: ANT
ANT 4301
New Course ProposalHuman Sexuality and Culture10/13/14Approved by CAS2/11/152/11/15
Dept: WLE
FRE 2240
Substantive Course ChangeChange title to Advanced Spoken French in Cultural Context as well as change to the course description10/21/14Approved by CAS10/22/1410/22/14
Dept: WLE
FRE 2241
Substantive Course ChangeChange title to Spoken French in Cultural Context as well as change to the course description10/21/14Approved by CAS10/22/1410/22/14
Dept: WLE
FRE 4421
Substantive Course ChangeChange title to Advanced Written French in Cultural Context as well as change to the course description10/23/14Approved by CAS12/19/1412/19/14
Dept: WLE
FRE 3420
Substantive Course ChangeChange title to Written French in Cultural Context as well as change to course description10/23/14Approved by CAS12/19/1412/19/14
Dept: WLE
FRE 3502
Substantive Course ChagneChange title to The Francophone World: A Global Culture 10/27/14Approved by CAS12/19/1412/19/14
Dept: WLE
ASN 4414
New Course ProposalIntroduction to East Asian Languages and Cultures10/30/14Approved by CAS1/27/151/28/15
Dept: PSY
PSY 4210
New Course ProposalDiscovering Research in Psychology10/30/14Approved by CAS12/10/1412/15/14
Dept: ECN
ECO 2052
New Course ProposalAnalytical Tools for Economists10/15/14Approved by CAS2/9/152/9/15
Dept: WLE
LIN 4351
New Course ProposalSound System of English10/28/14Approved by CAS1/27/151/28/15
Dept: PHY
Accelerated Program BA in Physics/MAT in Secondary Science
Accelerated ProgramBA in Physics/MAT in Secondary Science. Proposal was submitted to the College of Education for their approval.11/6/14Approved by CAS1/16/151/16/15
Dept: WLE
SPN 3560
New Course ProposalSpain Today11/18/14Approved by CAS1/16/151/16/15
Dept: SPF
Change Public Administration Minor
Removing graduate level elective, adding additional undergraduate level electives, and reducing the required courses from 12 credits to 9 credits10/14/14Approved by CAS2/3/152/3/15
Dept: ECO
Changes to Undergraduate Major
Curriculum ChangeChange to the composition of the 18 hours of core classes10/15/14Approved by CAS2/4/152/4/15
Dept: BCM
PCB 4744
Substantive Course ChangeChagne title from Mammalian Physiology to Biomedical Physiology11/24/14Approved by CAS12/19/1412/19/19/14
Dept: BIN
Accelerated Program BS in Biology (Marine Biology)/MAT in Secondary Science
Accelerated ProgramBS in Biology(Marine Biology)/MAT in Secondary Science. Proposal has been approved by the College of Education.12/1/14Approved by CAS3/17/153/19/15
Dept: BIN
Accelerated Program BS in Biology (Environmental Biology)/MAT in Secondary Science
Accelerated ProgramBS in Biology(Environmental Biology)/MAT in Secondary Science. Proposal has been approved by the College of Education.12/1/14Approved by CAS3/17/153/19/15
Dept: BIN
Accelerated Program BS in Biology (Environmental Microbiology)/MAT in Secondary Science
Accelerated ProgramBS in Biology(Environmental Microbiology)/MAT in Secondary Science. Proposal has been approved by the College of Education.12/1/14Approved by CAS3/17/153/19/15
Dept: BIN
Accelerated Program BS in Biology (Integrative Animal Biology)/MAT in Secondary Science
Accelerated ProgramBS in Biology(Integrative Animal Biology)/MAT in Secondary Science. Proposal has been approved by the College of Education.12/1/14Approved by CAS3/17/153/19/15
Dept: WLE
Change to Linguistics Minor
Changing from 18 to 15 hours total (Electives going from 15 to 12 hours)1/20/15Approved by CAS1/26/151/28/15
Dept: ANT
Biomedical Anthropology
New Minor in Biomedical Anthropology 10/13/14Approved by CAS2/11/152/11/15
Dept: HTY
Changes to the Undergraduate Minor
Changing from chosen from the following AMH 2010, EUH 2011, EUH 2030 to 6 hours from 2000 level History Department course offerings.1/13/15Approved by CAS1/29/152/2/15
Dept: HTY
HIS 4936
Substantive Course ChangeAdding HIS 4104: Theory and Methods of History as a prerequisites1/28/15Approved by CAS2/3/152/3/15
Dept: HSC
HUM 3309
New Course ProposalIntroduction to Food Studies2/10/15Approved by CAS3/10/153/11/15
Dept: SPE
COM 4414
Substantive Course Changechange prerequisites from SPC 2541 AND COM 3051 to SPC 3541 OR 30512/11/15Approved by CAS2/11/152/12/15
Dept: SPE
COM 4931
Substantive Course ChangeRemoval of prerequisites - SPC 2541 and COM 3051 2/11/15Approved by CAS2/11/152/12/15
Dept: SPE
COM 3051
Substantive Course ChangeRemoval of prerequisites - SPC 25412/11/15Approved by CAS2/11/152/12/15
Dept: SGS
GEO 4265
Substantive Course ChangeChange prerequisites from GEO 2200 (min grade C-); GEO 3013 (min grade C-); or CI to GEO 2200 or GLY 2010 or CI2/11/15Approved by CAS2/17/152/18/15
Dept: SGS
GIS 4035C
Substantive Course ChangeRemoval of prerequisites GIS 3006 and GIS 3164C, or CI. Also adding a restriction that students must be junior student or have consent of the instructor. 2/11/15Approved by CAS2/17/152/18/15
Dept: SGS
GIS 4043C
Substantive Course ChangeRemoval of the prerequisites GIS 3006 and GEO 3164C or CI. Also adding that students must be junior standing or have consent of the instructor.2/11/15Approved by CAS2/17/152/18/15
Dept: HTY
EUH 3451
New Course ProposalModern France and its Empire2/25/15Approved by CAS3/23/153/23/15
Dept: HTY
WOH 3260
New Course ProposalGlobal History of Communism2/25/15Approved by CAS4/23/154/23/15
Dept: HSC
Change to the Undergraduate Degree in Humanities
Changing the name of the degree from Humanities to Humanities and Cultural Studies, removing track and add concentrations (Humanities, American Studies, and Film & Media Studies)2/25/15Approved by CAS3/23/153/23/15
Dept: LIS
LIS 4785
New Course ProposalIntroduction to Health Informatics3/3/15Approved by CAS4/29/155/1/15
Dept: HTY
WOH 3209
New Course ProposalTerrorism in World History2/25/15Approved by CAS3/31/153/31/15
Dept: HTY
EUH 3124
New Course ProposalEarly Crusades3/2/15Approved by CAS3/23/153/23/15
Dept: WLE
SPW 3590
New Course ProposalSpanish Culture through Literature and Film3/3/15Approved by CAS3/23/153/23/15
Dept: HTY
EUH 3129
New Course ProposalMedieval Warfare2/25/15Approved by CAS3/23/153/23/15
Dept: HTY
AMH 3097
New Course ProposalRace in America3/11/15Approved by CAS4/1/154/7/15
Dept: SPF
Minor in Urban Studies
New MinorWas a certificate but its being changed to a minor2/17/15Approved by CAS4/29/156/16/15
Dept: HCS
HUM 3804
Substantive Course Changechange prerequisites from HUM 2230 or AMS 2030 or FIL 1002 to AMS 2030 or HUM 2210 or HUM 2230 or HUM 2250 orHUM 2273 or AMS 2270 or FIL 1002 or HUM 25222/25/15Approved by CAS3/23/153/23/15
Dept: SGS
Changes to the Undergraduate Minor in Geography
Curriculum ChangeRemoving URP courses3/19/15Approved by CAS3/23/153/23/15
Dept: HTY
AMH 3341
New Course ProposalAmerican Food and Drink3/30/15Approved by CAS4/15/154/16/15
Dept: GIA
POS 2041
Course ChangeAmerican National Government (General Education Proposal)3/30/15Approved by CAS3/30/153/30/15
Dept: SGS
GEO 4280C
Substantive Course ChangeChange title to Environmental Hydrology, change abbreviated title to Environmental Hydrology, change course number to 3280, and change prerequisites to GEO 2200 or GLY 2010 or CI2/11/15Approved by CAS4/14/154/14/15
Dept: PSY
PSY 3213
Substantive Course ChangeChange prerequisites from PSY 2012 with a grade of "C" or better to PSY 3204 OR STA 2023 OR STA 2122 OR QMB 2100, with a grade of "C' or better4/9/15Approved by CAS4/14/154/14/15
Dept: BCM
MCB 41xx
New Course ProposalFood Microbiology4/22/15Approved by CAS5/5/156/12/15
Dept: SGS
Changes to the Undergraduate Major in Geography
Curriculum Change3/19/15CAS College Committe5/4/15