1980-1981 Legislative Calendar

Item # Submitted By Date Action Title / Content
FA 80-22 Academic Standards 07/24/80 Passed Recommendations concerning Academic Policy Revisions. An amendment was proposed to change 20 semester credits to 15 semester credits, (5 courses).
FA 80-23 Dept. of Accounting and Finance 11/06/80 Passed AC 35 21- New course AC 3501- Course Revision
FA 80-24 Dept. Of Business and Administration 11/06/80 Passed MNA 4722- Program ( track) deletion
FA 80-25 Dept. of Technology 11/06/80 Passed BCN 3562 Course Revision
FA 80-26 College of Arts and Sciences 11/06/80 Passed Permission to implement Bachelor of Fine Arts Program
FA 80-27 Submitted by Dr. Marsha Jones 11/06/80 Passed Proposal to modify Summer '82 Time Block Schedule
FA 80-28 Dr. Cherrill Heaton 11/06/80 Passed RESOLUTION: Whereas no educationally-sound reasons for merging UNF with any other institution have been advanced, and whereas numerous educationally-sound reasons for not merging UNF with any other institution can be advanced, now therefore, be it resolved by the Faculty Association of the University of North Florida: The Faculty Affairs Committee shall establish an Anti- Merger Subcommittee which will: 1) Keep the Association informed of developments relating to the apparent threat of a possible merger of UNF with some other institution. 2) Take steps to inform legislators, regents, and other appropriate parties that this Association is opposed to being merged with any other institution, offering reasons for opposition and inviting reasons in favor of merger, if such there be. 3) Engage in any other activities appropriate to and active, intense, continuing anti-merger stance.
FA 80-29 Academic Programs 12/04/80 Adopted New Course items FA 80-30, FA 80-31, FA 80-32, FA 80-33, FA 80-34, FA 80-35, FA 80-36, FA 80-37, FA 80-38, FA 80-39, FA 80-40, FA 80-41, FA 80-42, FA 80-43. (Note Attached for description of courses).
FA 81-01 Academic Standards and Allied Health Services 1/15/81

Carried

as is

Request for waiver of the 90 hour upper level requirement for Physician's Assistants graduated from Santa Fe Junior College with excess hours which apply to the Bachelor of Science degree programs, with the stipulation that all of the UNF requirements for graduation be met. An amendment was proposed to insert "and other equivalent programs", after it was seconded.
FA 81-02 Dept of Languages and Literature 02/05/81 Carried Minor Changes: LIS 3301 Change Title and Description
FA 81-03 Dept of Political Science/Sociology 02/05/81 Carried Minor Changes: CCJ 3440 Change description, CCJ 4940 Change description of requirements CCJ 3020 Change Description, CCJ 3010 Change Description CCJ 3290 Change Course Form CCJ 3210 Change Course Form CCJ 3700 Change Title Major Changes: ADD CCJ 3220, CCJ 4933, CCJ 4221, CCJ 4190, CCJ 4931
FA 81-04 Allied Health Services& Physical Edu 02/05/81 Motion Carried Major Changes: Add: PET 6640 PET 6510
FA 81-05 Mathematical Sciences 03/05/81 Motion Carried Change CDS 4101 to CDA, with prerequisite change delete MAA 3201 Change Prerequisites for COC 3305 Change title of CAP 5002 Change title of CAP 5002 Major Changes: Change Core and major track course requirements Add new course COP 4601 Add new Course CDA 3101 Add new courses COP 6908, STA 6908 Add new course COP 6932, STA 6932
FA 81-06 Allied Health Services & Physical Edu 03/05/81 Motion Carried Major Changes: Add HES 3447 to Program
FA 81-07 Academic Programs 04/02/81 Approved Psychology Dept - Minor Change of PSY 971 (10 hours) two Courses - PSY 6971A and 6971B
FA 80-08 Faculty Affairs 03/05/81 Approved Addendum which deals with the Distinguished Professor Award. An effort to clearly define the eligibility and the procedure for selecting the nominees.
FA 81-08 Rules and Appeals 05/07/81 Motion Carried Since Faculty Association Meetings present an opportunity for open communication on important matters affecting the faculty, since decisions affecting faculty often need to be made by the Association during the Summer, and since the conversion to the Semester System will necessitate By-laws revision of the Association Meeting Schedule during the 1981-82 year, that the Faculty Association conduct its activities throughout Summer 1981 with committee meeting as necessary and the Association holding regular meetings on July 9, August 6, and September 10.
FA 81-09 Academic Standards 05/07/81 Motion Carried Graduate Program Admission - Deaf students. Proposal related to the admissions criteria for deaf students wishing to enter graduate programs:1. The term "deaf students" be used to describe prelingually hearing impaired students with a hearing loss of 70 decibels or greater in the better ear. 2. The 3.0 GPA be used to evaluate either the last two year of the student's undergraduate program or the overall undergraduate program. 3. That deaf students be allowed to use the successful completion (as indicated by a grade of B or above) of 9 semester hours in lieu of the Graduate Records Exam for direct admission. These 9 semester hours must include two core courses in student's major and one non independent study course outside of the student's major dept. All three of these courses would be a part of the student's regular course of study. 4. If neither of the above criteria can be met, the deaf student would have the right to pursue the normal exemptions policy.
FA 81-10 Academic Programs 05/07/81 Motion Carried Mathematical Sciences Dept. Minor Change - Change title of STA 3023. Major change - Add new course STA 3024 - Elementary Statistics for the Social Sciences.
FA 81-11 Academic Programs 05/07/81 Motion Carried Psychology Dept. Minor Change - Change of prerequisite for SOP 4742
FA 81-12 Academic Programs 05/07/81 Motion Carried Lang & Lit dept Major Change - Proposal to plan MA in English
FA 81-13 Academic Programs 05/07/81 Motion Carried Elementary & Secondary Education Dept. Major changes - Add new course EME 5409 - Computers in Education. Add new course EME 6419 - Exemplary Educational Software.
FA 81-14 Academic Programs 05/07/81 Motion Carried Major Changes - Add new courses: Natural Sciences dept. CHM 3120C Quantitative Analytical Chemistry, GLY 3100C Historical Geology, BOT 3500C Plant Physiology, CHS 4991C Environmental Chemistry, BOT 3740C Taxonomy of Vascular Plants, PCB 3490C Aquatic Biology , AST 3082 Basic Astronomy, PHY 4523 Introduction to Statistical Physics, PHY 4215 Theoretical Physics, PHY 4810L Advanced Physics Laboratory, PHY 3220 Classical Mechanics, PHY 3423 Optics PHY 3323 Electricity and Magnetism, PCB 3673 Biological Evolution, APB 3200C Human Anatomy & Physiology, CHM 4930 Senior Seminar in Chemistry, CHS 3990 Chemistry of Hazardous Materials, BCH 3023C Bioorganic Chemistry, CHM 4905 Directed Independent Study in Chemistry, CHM 4931 Selected Topics in Chemistry, BSC 4931 Selected Topics in Biology ,PHY 4931 Selected Topics in Physics, PHY 4905 Directed Independent Study in Physics, BSC 4905 Directed Independent Study in Biology, ZOO 3830 Field Ornithology. Minor Changes PCB 4033C Ecology, CHM 4100C Physical Chemistry I, CHM 4411C Physical Chemistry II, PHY 4930 Seminar in Physics, CHM 4580 Advanced Physical Chemistry, Degree Program Change Change Bachelor of Arts in Biology.
FA 81-15 Academic Programs 05/07/81 Motion Carried COAS- All Dept. Degree Program change Change degree requirements for all majors - add 2 sequential courses in a foreign language will be required for graduation from all programs offered within the College effective with students entering the University of N. Fla., Fall Semester 1983
FA 81-16 Academic Programs 06/04/81 Motion Carried Dept of Psychology, Major changes, Add new Courses DEP 4409, Psychology of Aging, add new course PSY 4935 - Special Topics. Minor Changes - Change in common course number for Behavior Modifications - PSy 4931. Change in common course number for Muscular-Vascular disorders - PSY 4931
FA 81-17 Academic Programs 06/04/81 Motion Carried Dept of Fine Arts. - Major Change Add new course MUG 4102 - Instrumental Conducting, add new course MUE 3480 Marching Band Techniques & Arranging. Minor Changes Change title and catalog description for ARH 4020.
FA 81-18 Academic Programs 06/04/81 Motion Carried Dept of History & Philosophy. Major Changes - Add new course PHI 4400 - The philosophy of Science. Minor Changes - Change title and catalog description for PHI 3400. Change title and catalog description for PHH 3100.
FA 81-19 Academic Programs 06/04/81 Motion Carried Dept of Lang and lit. Major Changes Add new course FOL 5930 - Topics in Foreign Lang, Add new course ADV 4101 - Advertising Copywriting, Add new course MMC 4200 - Ethics and Law in Communications, Add new course MMC 4420 - Mass Communications Research, Add new course Proposal for B.A. in Communications.
FA 81-20 Academic Programs 08/06/81 Motion Carried Dept of Mathematics. Minor Changes MAC 3233 - Mathematics for Business & Social Sciences, Change from 4 semester hours to 3 semester hours. STA 3023 - Elementary Statistics for Business, Change from 4 semester hours to 3 semester hours. STA 3024 - Elementary Statistics for Social Sciences, Change from 4 semester hours to 3 semester hours.
FA 81-21 Academic Programs 08/06/81 Motion Carried Dept of Transportation & Logistics. Minor Changes - TRA 3222 - Production, Marketing and Logistics Management, change course title to Production/operations and Logistics Management. Change prerequisite in catalog description.
FA 81-22 Academic Programs 08/06/81 Motion Carried Dept of Accounting & Finance. Major Changes - Add new course ACC 4735 - Information Systems for Management. Add new Course ACC 4733-EDP Auditing and Control.
FA 81-23 Academic Programs 08/06/81 Motion Carried Dept of Business Admin. Major Changes - Add new course MAN 4109 Organization Behavior. Add new course MAR 6106- Strategic Marketing Planning. Minor Changes - Change title and catalog description for MAR 4703. Delete course MAR 4392 - Practicum in Marketing. Change major program for BBA- Management major by making MAN 4720-Business Policy, a required contextual course instead of required major course.
FA 81-24 Academic Programs 08/06/81 Motion Carried COBA - Minor Changes BBA program change - Drop SOP 4634 and add SOP 3004 as required course for all BBA Majors.
FA 81-25 Academic Programs 08/06/81 Motion Carried Dept of Psychology. Major Changes Delete course SOP 4634 - Social Psychology

The Analysis for Legislative Calendar for 1980-1981

Category Number
Total Number of Agenda Items 34
Total Number of Agenda Items Approved 31
Total Number of Agenda Items Returned, Disapproved, Disallowed, Withdrawn, or Failed 0
Total Number of Agenda Items Returned/Suspended/Forwarded to Committee 3