Minutes of Meeting

Academic Programs Committee Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Location: OFE/FA Conference Room - Osprey Commons, Bldg 16, 3rd Floor, Rm 3108

Call to Order:

The meeting was called to order by chair Dr. Kim Cheek at 10:03 am.

Members Present:

Cheek, Kim; Groulx, Timothy; Genova, Daniela ; Helmick, Gregory; Swanson, David; Cummings, Cynthia; Arikawa, Andrea; Price, Apryl; Hamadi, Hanadi, Baynard, Christopher; Chip Klostermeyer for Elise

Members Absent:

Marshall, Elise (maternity leave), Santos, Thobias; Seabrook, Nicholas; Kim, Soonhyang

Ex-Officio Members:

Cindy Chin, Shawn Brayton, Jillian Gooding (University Assistant Registrar) - Absent, Erin McKillip (Technical Support Specialist)

Others Attending:

Chau Kelly, Alison Bruey, Dan Dreibelbis, Pali Sen, David Sheffler, Terri Ellis, Stephen Gosden, Lauri Wright, Zhiping Yu, John Parmelee, Chunsik Lee
  • Welcome & Announcements
    Coffee, Hot Tea, & Water are provided for the meeting.
    All are invited to the Faculty Association Luncheon Buffet Meeting on Thursday, October 5 at 12:15 PM on the 4th Floor, the Talon Room.
    Lunch services start at 11:30 AM.
     
  • Approval of Minutes
    Minutes of Meeting on September 7, 2017 were approved and posted.
  • Academic Programs Review (Total 12 Packages)

    Reminder:
    Any APC Workflow package corrections needed to be resubmitted on 2 to 3 working days after the meeting; otherwise, the packages cannot meet the Executive Committee meeting agenda deadline.
    The “EDIT” is only accessed within 24 hours.
     

     

    No.

    Log No.

    Colleges

    Departments

    Undergraduate

    Graduate

    Doctoral

    1

    201708-4

    COAS

    Communication

     

    Graduate

     

    2

    201701-79   

    COAS

    Mathematics & Statistics

    Undergraduate

     

     

    3

    201708-2     

    COAS

    Biology

    Undergraduate

     

     

    4

    201705-7

    COAS

    Biology

    Undergraduate

     

     

    5

    201708-22     

    COAS

    History

    Undergraduate

     

     

    6

    201701-76    

    COAS

    History

    Undergraduate

     

     

    7

    201708-19     

    COAS

    School of Music

    Undergraduate

     

     

    8

    201708-20    

    COAS

    School of Music

     

    Graduate

     

    9

    201701-70    

    COAS

    School of Music

    Undergraduate

     

     

    10

    201708-15     

    BCH

    School of Nursing

    Undergraduate

     

     

    11

    201705-1R
    (Tabled)

    BCH

    Nutrition & Dietetics

     

    Graduate

     

    12

    201708-0    
    (Tabled)

    BCH

    Nutrition & Dietetics

     

     

    Doctoral

    Remarks: yellow highlighted is including the programs of study.
    “R” after Log Number means that the package is returned in requiring for further discussion.


    College of Arts and Sciences


    Log Number: 201708-2     Biology –Undergraduate
    Change a degree-major-
     concentration of an existing program                       
    Bachelor of Science- Biology Major-Coastal Biology Concentration
    Summary of the Changes:
    Change was approved. All changes were made to the satisfaction of the APC committee.
    The package was approved with no changes.


    Log Number: 201705-7     Biology –Undergraduate


    Change an existing course

    Developmental Biology

    PCB

    Senior (4xxx)

    253 C

    Approved without any changes.

     


    Log Number: 201708-22
          History – Undergraduate  

     

    Add a new course

    Ancient Africa to 1850 (3 crs)

    AFH

    Junior (3xxx)

    XXX

    Approved with no changes.


    Log Number: 201701-76
        
    History – Undergraduate
    Change a degree-major of an existing program                       
    Bachelor of Art- History Major
    Summary of the Changes:
    Approved with no changes


    Log Number: 201701-79    Mathematics & Statistics –Undergraduate


    Change an existing course

    (GM) Design of Experiments

    STA

    Senior (4xxx)

    202

    The package was approved with the following changes to the summary:  

    1.delete the first sentence of the paragraph that starts with the word “Motivation”

    2.  provide a rationale for why these particular courses are being added to the list of potential prerequisites.

     


    Log Number: 201708-19
          School of Music – Undergraduate  

     

    Add a new course

    Orchestra (v. 0-1 cr)

    MUN

    Sophomore (2xxx)

    XXX

    Approved with no changes.

     

     

    Log Number: 201701-70     School of Music – Undergraduate

    Change a degree-major of an existing program                       
    Bachelor of Music Education- Music Education Major
    Summary of the Changes:
    Approved with the following change
    :  add a sentence that the total number of credit hours were reduced to 134 to comply with state requirements.

    Do We need a supportive letter from Education?

     

    Log Number: 201708-20     School of Music –Graduate
    Change a degree-major-
     concentration of an existing program                       
    Master of Music- Music Performance Major-Strings Concentration
    Summary of the Changes:
    The corrections are done before the meeting as well as POS. Approved with the changes.

     

    Add a new course

    Applied Harp (2 crs)

    MVS

    Graduate (6xxx)

    XXX

    Approved with no changes.

     

    Add a new course

    Harp Orchestra Repertory (1 cr)

    MVS

    Graduate (6xxx)

    XXX

    Approved with no changes.

     

    Add a new course

    Advanced Harp Pedagogy (3 crs)

    MVS

    Graduate (6xxx)

    XXX

    Approved with no changes.

     


    Log Number: 201708-4
        
    Communication – Graduate
    Change a degree-major of an existing program                       
    Master of Science- Communication Management Major
    Summary of the Changes:

    Approved with  the following change:.

    In the POS change the course number of Social Media Management 6994 to 6xxx.

    See courses below for additional changes.


    Add a new course

    Social Media Management (3 crs)

    MMC

    Graduate (6xxx)

    994

    Change the word basic to fundamental in the objectives and course description. The 994 changes to XXX.

     


    Brooks College of Health


    Log Number: 201708-15       School of Nursing – Undergraduate


    Change an existing course

    Research Translation

    NUR

    Senior (4xxx)

    168

    Approved with no changes.

     


    Log Number: 201705-1R
         Nutrition & Dietetics – Graduate
    Change a degree-major of an existing program                       
    Master of Science - Nutrition & Dietetics Major
    Summary of the Changes:

    Not approved.  This package was tabled until a letter of approval from the Mathematics and Statistics Department is received. Packaged was returned to authors.

     

    Add a new course

    Biostatistics for Nutrition and Dietetics ( 3 crs)

    HUN

    Graduate (6xxx)

    XXX

    The new course is tabled for the supportive letter.



    Log Number: 201708-0    
    Nutrition & Dietetics – Doctorate
    Change a degree-major of an existing program                       
    Doctor of Clinical Nutrition- Clinical Nutrition
     Major
    Summary of the Changes:
    Not Approved.
     This package was tabled and returned to the package authors for the following changes::

    1. obtain a letter from Nursing indicating that they are ok with changing the two nursing courses from required to elective

    2.  change color to blue on statement to add courses in the POS

    3.  obtain letter from Mathematics and Statistics department 

    4. obtain a letter from Leadership, School Counseling, and Sport Management  department related to courses as highlighted below.

     

    Add a new course

    Advanced Concepts in Public Health Nutrition (3 crs)

    HUN

    Doctorate (7xxx)

    XXX

     

    Add a new course

    Higher Education Pedagogy       (3 crs)

    HUN

    Doctorate (7xxx)

    XXX

    Needs approval from Leadership, School Counseling, and Sport Management Department.

     

    Add a new course

    Advanced Evidence Analysis in Nutrition Research (3 crs)

    HUN

    Doctorate (7xxx)

    XXX

    Needs approval from Mathematics and Statistics Department.

     

    Add a new course

    Nutrition for Global Health        (3 crs)

    HUN

    Doctorate (7xxx)

    XXX


    Add a new course

    Qualitative Methods in Nutrition Research (3 crs)

    HUN

    Doctorate (7xxx)

    XXX

    Needs approval from Mathematics and Statistics Department.

     

    Add a new course

    Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics
    Nutritional Genomics (3 crs)

    HUN

    Doctorate (7xxx)

    XXX

     

  • Other Business
    APC Workflow Packages deadline submission for 2018-2019 UNF Catalog is on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. The workflow packages will be reviewed during the meetings 10/26 and 11/2.
    Additional comments: packages coming through the APC that have added courses that affect other departments and disciplines need to obtain permission from the respective departments that are affected.
  • Adjournment & Next Meeting
    The meeting is adjourned at 11:30 am.
    The next meeting will be on Thursdays, October 26 & November 2, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in the OFE/FA Conference Room, Osprey Commons, Bldg 16, 3rd Floor, Room 3108.