Agenda Item FA 11-30

Submitted by the Academic Programs Committee

Brooks (Graduate) - (Public Health):

Courses Changes & Program of Study (1 package)

04/07/11: Passed

04/18/11: Approved

Log Number: 201008-104

Brooks College of Health (Graduate)

 

Public Health - Graduate  
 

Change a degree-major of an existing program
MS - Mental Health Counseling Major

 

Summary of Changes:
This Request is to change five course titles. The current names are not representative of the course content and thus create confusion for students.
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Change an existing course

Practice of Psychotherapy

MHS

Graduate (6xxx)

404

COURSE NAME CHANGE:
FROM: Principles and Practice of Psychotherapy
TO: Theories in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
JUSTIFICATION: The current name is not representative of the course content.

Change an existing course

Psychosocial Development

MHS

Graduate (6xxx)

486

CHANGE COURSE NAME
FROM: Psychosocial Development Across the Lifespan
TO: Human Development Across the Lifespan
JUSTIFICATION: The current name is not representative of the course content.

Change an existing course

Prepracticum in Counseling

MHS

Graduate (6xxx)

941

COURSE NAME CHANGE
FROM: Prepracticum in Counseling
TO: Clinical Counseling Skills
JUSTIFICATION: The current name is not representative of the course content.

 

Change an existing course

Substance Abuse Counseling

MHS

Graduate (6xxx)

450

CHANGE COURSE NAME
FROM: Substance Abuse Counseling
TO: Addictions Counseling
JUSTIFICATION: The current name is not representative of the course content. The course addresses addictions in other forms than just substance. These include behavioral addictions such as sex and gambling.

Change an existing course

Professional Growth

MHS

Graduate (6xxx)

305

CHANGE COURSE NAME FROM: Professional Growth: Principles and Practice
TO: Career Counseling
JUSTIFICATION: The current name is not representative of the course content.