Current Agenda

Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda
April 9, 2018
3:15pm   Rudder 601
 
Call to Order
 
GUEST SPEAKER
Timothy J. Lomax, Senior Research Engineer, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
                                                           
Speaker Comments
 (Note:  At the March and April Senate Meetings cash will be collected for the Aggie Spirit Award)
 
A.  Approval of Minutes
      Approval of March 19, 2018 Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes
           
Consent Agenda
 
GRADUATE COUNCIL – GC REPORT – March 2018 

B. NEW COURSES          
GEOP 635 Methods of Geophysical Exploration

C. CHANGE IN COURSES
ANSC 615 Brazil Comparative Ruminant Animal Nutrition
ATMO 629 Climate Change

BIED 614 Bilingual Education Curriculum Development
BIED 616 Spanish for Bilingual and Dual Language Programs
CPSY 601 Multicultural Counseling in Schools
CPSY 602 School Counseling Theories and Techniques
CPSY 603 School Counseling Group Interventions
CPSY 630 Foundations of School Counseling
EDAD 637 Administration of Change in Educational Organizations
EDAD 639 Foundations of Educational Administration
EDAD 654 Organizational Learning
EDAD 669 The College Student
EDAD 688 Proseminar - Analysis of Critical Issues in Education
EDCI 620 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Teaching and Learning
EDCI 632 Program Evaluation in Curriculum and Instruction
EDCI 633 Educator as Learner
EDCI 637 Urban Education Policy and Analysis
EDCI 639 Grant Writing for Professional Development
EDCI 720 Engineering Design for School Teaching and Learning
EDCI 721 How People Learn STEM
EDCI 726 History and Trends in STEM Education
EDCI 752 21st Century Integration of Theory in Educational Settings
EDCI 754 Trends in Data Management and Analysis
EDTC 613 Integrating Technology in Learning Environments
EDTC 621 Graphic Communication and Interface Design
EDTC 631 Educational Video
EDTC 641 Educational Game Design
EDTC 642 Designing for Mobile Learning
EDTC 646 Emerging Technologies for Learning II
EDTC 655 Instructional Design II
EHRD 605 Principles and Practices of Leadership in HR Development
EHRD 612 Training and Development in Human Resource Development
EHRD 618 Evaluation Models in HR Development
EHRD 622 Training Task Analysis
EHRD 625 Organization Development and Performance in HR Development
EHRD 627 Research and Development in Educational HR Development
EHRD 643 Adult Education Globalization and Social Justice
EHRD 673 Introduction to Distance Learning
EPSY 604 Career Counseling in Schools
EPSY 621 Clinical Neuropsychology
EPSY 624 Creative Thinking
EPSY 631 Program Evaluation
EPSY 673 Learning Theories
EPSY 679 Research on Teacher Effectiveness
HPCH 636 Study in China Global Health Experience
INTA 609 International Law and its Application to Human Rights, Use of Force and U.S. Law
PHEO 613 Introduction to Environmental Health Disparities
PHEO 625 Environmental and Occupational Health Survey Methods
RDNG 604 Reading Diagnosis
RDNG 612 Children’s Literature and Literacy
RDNG 613 Multicultural Children’s Literature and Literacy
RDNG 620 Literacy and Language
SPED 618 Preparation for the Professoriate in Special Education and Allied Fields
TEED 682 Seminar
 
D.  CHANGE IN COURSES 
Texas A&M University at Galveston
MARA 604 Marine Natural Resource Economics
MARA 616 Management of Port Facilities and Infrastructure
MARA 624 Intermodal Transportation Operations
MARA 627 Marketing of Transportation Services
MARA 636 Managerial Decision Making
MARA 640 Global Logistics
MARA 650 Supply Chain Management
MARA 652 Marine Transportation System Design and Policy
MARA 658 Port Design, Planning and Security
MARB 607 Research and Conservation in Greece-Dolphins, Fisheries and Cultural Heritage
MARB 617 Research Diving Methods
MARB 654 Coastal Plant Ecology
MARB 656 Tropical Marine Ecology
 
E.  CHANGE IN CURRICULUM
     College of Engineering – Department of Civil Engineering
      MS-CVEN Master of Science in Civil Engineering
 
F.  CHANGE IN CURRICULUM
     College of Engineering – Department of Engineering
     MS-ITDE Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering
 
G.  CHANGE IN CURRICULUM
     College of Engineering – Department of Materials Science and Engineering
     MS-MSEN Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering
 
H.  CHANGE IN CURRICULUM
      College of Engineering – Department of Engineering
       MS-SENG Master of Science in Safety Engineering
 
I.  SPECIAL CONSIDERATION ITEM
     College of Education & Human Development – Dept. of Education Admin & HR Development
     CERT-AEDU Adult Education - Certificate
 
J.  SPECIAL CONSIDERATION ITEM
     College of Education & Human Development – Dept. of Education Admin & HR Development
     CERT-CLTE College Teaching - Certificate
                 
K.  SPECIAL CONSIDERATION ITEM
      Mays Business School – Department of Marketing
      CERT-ANLY Analytics - Certificate
 
UNDERGRADUATE CURRICULUM COMMITTEE – UCC REPORT – March 2018

L.  CHANGE IN COURSES
AERO 214 Introduction to Aerospace Mechanics of Materials
AERO 303 High Speed Aerodynamics
AERO 351 Aerothermodynamics and Propulsion
AERO 413 Aerospace Materials Science
AGCJ 308 Agricultural Photography
AGEC 402 Survey of International Agricultural Economics: Study Abroad
ANSC 415 Brazil Comparative Ruminant Production
ANTH 410 Anthropological Theory
ARAB 201 Intermediate Arabic I
ARAB 202 Intermediate Arabic II
ARAB 321 Business Arabic
ARAB 323 Media Arabic
ATMO 201 Weather and Climate
BAEN 460 Principles of Environmental Hydrology
BAEN 465 Design of Biological Waste Treatment Systems
CHEN 205 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics I
CHIN 201 Intermediate Chinese I
CHIN 202 Intermediate Chinese II
CHIN 301 Reading and Composition
CHIN 302 Reading and Composition II
COMM 340 Communication and Popular Culture
COMM 440 Political Communication
CSCE 121 Introduction to Program Design and Concepts
CSCE 222 Discrete Structures for Computing
CSCE 410 Operating Systems
CSCE 411 Design and Analysis of Algorithms
CVEN 339 Water Resources Engineering
CVEN 349 Civil Engineering Project Management
CVEN 423 Geomatics for Civil Engineering
CVEN 446 Structural Steel Design
ECEN 314 Signals and Systems
ECEN 420 Linear Control Systems
ECEN 469 Advanced Computer Architecture
ECON 323 Microeconomic Theory
EHRD 372 Learning and Development in HRD
EHRD 391 Measurement and Evaluation in HR Development Technology Management
ENGL 210 Technical and Business Writing
ENGR 410 Global Engineering Design
ENTO 450 Caribbean Conservation
ENTO 451 Caribbean Research Seminar
EPFB 210 Family Involvement and Empowerment
EPSY 321 Adolescent Development
EPSY 431 Personal Creativity and Giftedness
EPSY 432 Creativity and Creative Problem Solving
ESSM 406 Natural Resources Policy
FINC 445 International FinanceGEOG 450 Field Geography
HISP 489 Special Topics in...
IDIS 445 International Sales and Marketing

ISEN 302 Economic Analysis of Engineering Projects
ISEN 440 Systems Thinking
ISTM 420 Web-Enabled Applications
JAPN 201 Intermediate Japanese I
JAPN 202 Intermediate Japanese II
JAPN 301 Upper Level Japanese I
JAPN 302 Upper Level Japanese II
JAPN 325 Japanese Language and Culture through Manga
MKTG 402 International Marketing Study Abroad
MKTG 403 International Market Entry Strategies
MKTG 426 Advanced Retail Case Study
MUSC 280 Ensemble Performance University Concert Bands
MUSC 283 Ensemble Performance University Orchestras
NFSC 320 Understanding Obesity A Social and Scientific Challenge
NFSC 417 Food Process Engineering Technology II
NFSC 420 Supervised Research in Mediterranean Nutrition and Food Processing in Italy
NFSC 422 Food Processing for Sustainable Nutrition in Brazil
NURS 312 Introduction to Pathophysiology
OCNG 252 Oceanography Laboratory
PERF 301 Performance in World Cultures
PHIL 352 Africana Philosophy
PSYC 450 Clinical Psychology
PSYC 485 Directed Studies
SCSC 421 International Agricultural Research Centers – Mexico
SENG 310 Industrial Hygiene Engineering
SENG 321 Industrial Safety Engineering
SENG 430 Risk Analysis in Safety Engineering
SPAN 221 Field Studies Abroad I
SPAN 222 Field Studies Abroad II
SPAN 413 Hispanic Culture through Art
SPAN 460 Topics in Hispanic Literature
SPMT 483 Practicum in Sport Management
TCMG 308 Cybersecurity and Digital Ethics
TCMG 402 Instructional Technology and Design
WFSC 314 Down River Biology of Gulf Coastal Fishes
WFSC 444 Aquaculture I Principles and Practices
WGST 210 Psychological Aspects of Human Sexuality


M.  CHANGE IN COURSES
Texas A&M University at Galveston  
MARA 250 Management Information Systems
MARA 440 Global Economy and Enterprise Management
MARA 493 International Maritime Management Experience
MART 200 Deck Sea Training I Basic Communications, Navigation and Seamanship
MART 205 Marine Surveying
MART 210 Integrated Navigation I RADAR/ARPA/ECDIS
MART 212 Marine Dry Cargo Operations
MART 213 Liquefied Gas Tankers
MART 215 Seamanship II
MART 300 Deck Sea Training II: Intermediate Communications, Navigation and Seamanship
MART 303 Celestial Navigation
MART 307 Global Maritime Distress Safety System
MART 308 Fast Rescue Craft
MART 310 Integrated Navigation II: Electronic Navigation
MART 313 Marine Liquid Cargo Operations
MART 321 Navigation Rules International and Inland
MART 350 Deck Sea Training II – Commercial Internship
MART 400 Deck Sea Training III Advanced Communications Navigation and Seamanship
 
N.  PROGRAM INACTIVATIONS
      College of Liberal Arts – Department of Liberal Arts
      MINOR-LDLA Leadership - Minor
 
O.  CHANGE IN CURRICULUM
      College of Liberal Arts – Department of Anthropology
      MINOR-MUST Museum Studies - Minor


W&C COURSES - March 2018           
No Courses Submitted


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P.  Informational Review Items
 
College of Medicine – Course Change Request
MEID 691 Research
MEID 712 Practice of Medicine III
MPHY 631 Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Biology
MPHY 632 Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Pathobiology
 
College of Dentistry – Program Change Request
CERT-DDPH Dental Public Health - Certificate
CERT-OMSP Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology - Certificate
CERT-PEDD Pediatric Dentistry – Certificate
MS-OBIO Master of Science in Oral Biology
 
College of Law – New Course
LAW 7116 Low Income Tax Clinic
LAW 7117 Federal Tax Practice and Procedure
 
College of Law – Course Change Request
LAW 7401 Land Use Law
 
Q.  Proposed Revisions to Student Rules
  • Student Rule 8.2.4 Examinations
  • Student Rule 20.1.2.3.8 Violation of College, Program, Departmental or Course Rules
  • Student Rule 28 Student Conduct Files and Records
 
Committee Reports
 
Core Curriculum Committee – April 2018

No Courses Submitted 
 
Other Committee Reports
           
Academic Affairs Committee
Core Curriculum Committee
Personnel & Welfare Committee
Research Committee
 
Unfinished Business
 
Old Business
 
New Business
 
Committee of the Whole
 
Executive Session (Closed)
 
Adjourn