December 6, 2021
Agenda and Curriculum Proposals

Time: 10 am to noon
Location: via Webex


1. Call to Order


2. Approval of UUPC Minutes from November 8, 2021


3. Announcements



4. New Business

Course/Program Title Department Credits Action
University-Wide
Discussion Online modality approvals      
Arts and Letters
FIL 4364 Documentary Film and Video
(New title: Traditions of Documentary Film
Communication and Multimedia Studies 4 Change title
HIS 3081 Introduction to Archives History 3 New
Program Change BA in Political Science Political Science   Updating curriculum
Program Change Minor in Political Science Political Science   Updating curriculum
POS 3330 Understanding Political Science Research 
(New title: Exploring Political Science)
Political Science 3 Change title
Program Change
Support from SCMS
BFA: Graphic Design Concentration Visual Arts and Art History   Curriculum adjustments needed to accommodate conversion of courses to 3 credits
Program Change
Explanation
Support from ED
BA: Studio Art Concentration Visual Arts and Art History   Curriculum adjustments needed to accommodate conversion of courses to 3 credits
Progam Change
Explanation
Support from ED
BFA: Studio Art Concentration Visual Arts and Art History   Curriculum adjustments needed to accommodate conversion of courses to 3 credits
Program Change
Explanation
Support from ED
Studio Art Minor Visual Arts and Art History   Changing from 7 tracks to 1 track
GRA 3193C Visual Design Lab 2 Visual Arts and Art History 4 Change prereqs. and coreqs.
GRA 4115C Visual Design Lab 4
(New title: Visual Design Lab 5) 
Visual Arts and Art History 4 Change title, description, prereqs. and regis. controls
GRA 4183C Typographic Design Lab 3
(New title: Visual Design Lab 4)
Visual Arts and Art History 4 Change title, description, prereqs. and regis. controls
GRA 4194C
RI Approval
Visual Design Lab 3 (add RI to title) Visual Arts and Art History 4 Change title and description; add research-intensive component to course
GRA 4522C Interactive Design Lab 2 Visual Arts and Art History 4 Change description, prereqs. and regis. controls
Business
Program Change Business Economics major Economics   Providing wider variety of elective courses
Program Change General Economics major Economics   Providing wider variety of elective courses
ECO 4704 Economics of International Trade Economics 3 Change prereqs.
ECO 4713 International Monetary Economics Economics 3 Change prereqs.
Explanation for two ECO course changes above
Education
         
Engineering and Computer Science
New Combined Program

(Sent to Graduate Programs Committee for review/approval.)
BA/BS in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering to MS in Information Technology and Management Electrical Engineering and Computer Science   New

New Combined Program
Support

(Sent to Graduate Programs Committee for review/approval.)

BS in Data Science and Analytics to MS in Artificial Intelligence or MS in Data Science and Analytics or MS in Information Technology and Management Electrical Engineering and Computer Science   New
Provost's Office Approval for two combined programs
Support from Business for two combined programs
Honors College
BSC 3452C
Honors Approval
Honors Experimental Design and Data Analysis   3 New
BSC 4442C
Honors Approval
Honors Molecular Ecology   3 New
Library
         
Nursing
         
Science
PSY 4603 Multicultural Psychology Psychology 3 New
Social Work and Criminal Justice
New Certificate Social Justice and Anti-Oppressive Social
Work Practice
Social Work   New
SOW 4284 Social Justice and Social Work: Issues and Responses Social Work 3 New
SOW 4382 Anti-Oppressive Social Work Practice Social Work 3 New
SOW 4700 Social Work with Substance Abusers
(New title: Substance Use Disorders in Social Work)
Social Work 3 Change title


5. Next Meeting and Adjournment

   

The UUPC's next meeting is Monday, January 31, from 10 am to noon via Webex.
     
New programs and program changes approved at today's meeting will be considered by the Steering Committee and Faculty Senate on the dates noted below. Please have a college representative present for those meetings. If any new courses/course revisions seem controversial, please have a representative present as well.                                    

To receive Webex meeting invitations for the meetings below, please reach out to Michael Turtz, 
mturtz@fau.edu.      

Steering Meeting: Thursday, January 20, 2 to 4 pm, http://www.fau.edu/ufsgov/steering-committee.php

UFS Meeting: Monday, January 31, 1 to 3 pm, http://www.fau.edu/ufsgov/calendar.php