Grade Inflation (View Link Here)
has asked the ASC to review some articles and consider if UNF has a problem
with grade inflation.
Megan Kuehner will
obtain data regarding grade trends over time.
First Day Attendance (View Link Here
has been asked by the Provost to have the ASC review a new proposal.
The purpose of the
policy is to initiate an academic activity on the first day for
Anissa Agne will
attend the next meeting to address implications to Financial Aid.
Withdrawal Limit and Labs
taking a lab and lecture separately are being unduly penalized by the current
Joe Student is in General Chemistry 1 and Lab (CHM2045 and CHM2045L). Joe
Student is not being successful in Chemistry and withdraws after consulting
with an academic advisor. This counts as TWO of the three withdrawals, whereas
for a student in a non-science course suffering the same issue, they would have
only used one of the three withdrawals.
a stipulation that if the student withdraws from the lecture, the lab does not
count towards the limit, OR
not counting labs towards the limit?
Megan will pull data
regarding the number of students this has an effect on.
Advisors should be
asked if any students have encountered this issue.
WOUP could be used in
off-cases if this is not a big issue.
Degree Progression and Change of Major Policy (View Link Here)
deans and associate deans have proposed a policy under the direction of the Provost
to keep students on-track for timely degree-completion.
The committee voted
to forward this policy as an information item for the faculty: rationale is
that this is an administrative issue and not an academic standard.. we will
solicit faculty feedback through FA but not vote on it at this time.