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TAMU Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda
November 14, 2022
3:00pm, via Zoom (link sent directly to Senators)
https://facultysenate.tamu.edu
Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZQy2EcxEHLe0uYbOQzzfTg
 
 
CALL TO ORDER
 
GUEST SPEAKER
President Katherine Banks
 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
SPEAKER COMMENTS
 
MINUTES
 
 Approval of October 17, 2022, Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes. Attachment B
 
CONSENT AGENDA
Graduate Council
New Courses
IMED 944: Hepatology Inpatient
IMED 965: Neurology Inpatient
MATH 632: A Transition to Graduate Level Mathematics
MEID 835: Health Systems Science - Case Management, Social Determinants of Health, and Hospital Throughput
MPAT 808: Cytogenomics
MPED 834: Pediatric Combined Inpatient and Emergency Department
MPED 849: Inpatient Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
PHPM 636: Project Management in Health Systems
SURG 878: Colon and Rectal Surgery
SURG 888: Neurosurgery and Clinical Neurosciences Blended
VIST 480: Game Level Design
 
Change in Courses
HIST 337: War and Society in Europe Since 1900
PHEO 605: Chemical Hazard Exposure
PHEO 610: Toxicology in Public Health
PHEO 630: Environmental/Occupational Diseases
PHEO 650: Risk Assessment I
PHPM 653: Health Economics and Insurance
PHPM 681: Seminar
SOPH 670: Global Public Health Systems and Practice Experiences
STAT 650: Statistical Foundation For Data Science
VTPP 645: Practice of Evaluating Human Health Risks of Chemicals
VTPP 670: Advanced Toxicology
 
Change in Programs
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Statistics

MS-SDSC: Master of Science in Statistical Data Science
 
Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
New Courses
BMEN 254: Biomedical Engineering Design I
BMEN 311: Imaging Living Systems
BMEN 351: Biomedical and Health Data Science
BUSH 101: Freshman Success Seminar
BMEN 351: Biomedical and Health Data Science
BUSN 404: Business Capstone Project
DCED 240: Improvisation and Partnering
DCED 242: Contact Improvisation
DCED 250: Contemporary Ballet
DCED 286: Jazz Dance I
DCED 297: Hip Hop Dance I
DCED 315: Special Populations in Dance
DCED 398: Hip Hop Dance II
DCED 419: Supervised Student Teaching
ECEN 250: Machine Learning for Electrical Engineering
FINP 101: Introduction to Personal Finance
FINP 201: Professional Development in Financial Planning
FINP 442: Estate Planning
FINP 442: Estate Planning
FINP 443: Technology Applications in Financial Planning
INTA 302: Principles of International Affairs
INTA 303: Principles of the Global Economy
INTA 415: American Foreign Policy
INTA 418: Economic Statecraft
INTA 443: International Organizations
INTA 445: Women and International Affairs
INTA 452: Intelligence and National Security
INTA 455: European Politics
INTA 473: Modern Chinese Political History
INTA 476: International Politics of the Middle East
INTA 486: Russia and the Former Soviet Union
INTA 494: Latin American Politics
NUTR 366: Comprehensive Anatomy and Physiology of Nutrition and Health I
NUTR 367: Comprehensive Anatomy and Physiology of Nutrition and Health II
VIST 172: Foundations of Visual Computing
VIST 173: Foundations of Visual Computing II
 
Change in Courses
AERS 304: Leading People and Effective Communication II
BMEN 207: Computing for Biomedical Engineering
BMEN 253: Discovering Biomedical Engineering Design Thinking
BMEN 321: Circuits, Signals, and Systems
BMEN 341: Biotransport
BMEN 343: Biomedical Engineering Materials
BMEN 344: Biological Interactions and Testing
BMEN 361: Biomedical Engineering Mechanics
BMEN 420: Medical Imaging
BMEN 428: Embedded Systems for Medical Applications
BMEN 431: Biomolecular Engineering
BMEN 454: Analysis and Design Project II
CSCE 410: Operating Systems
DCED 215: Pilates Apparatus
DCED 261: Movement Lab: Ballet I
DCED 272: Movement Lab: Modern Dance I
DCED 303: Health Practices for Dancers
DCED 362: Movement Lab: Ballet II
DCED 373: Movement Lab: Modern Dance II
DCED 387: Jazz Dance II
DCED 403: Dance Movement Analysis
DCED 463: Movement Lab: Ballet III
DCED 474: Movement Lab: Modern Dance III
DCED 488: Jazz Dance III
HIST 240: Empires of Food
HIST 280: The Historian’s Craft
HIST 481: Seminar in History
HLTH 216: First Aid
HLTH 410: Worksite Health Promotion
NURS 420: Adult Nursing II
PBSI 105: Psychology as a Major and Profession
PBSI 471: Research Writing in Neuroscience
PBSI 475: Communicating Neuroscience Concepts
SCSC 411: Biotechnology for Crop Improvement
VIST 272: Visual Computing
VIST 275: Production Techniques
VIST 477: Virtual Reality
VTPB 405: Biomedical Microbiology
 
Change of Courses – Galveston
NVSC 404: Naval Operations and Seamanship
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Ag Leadership, Education & Communication
BS-AGSC-TCH: Agricultural Science - BS, Teaching Option

Change in Programs
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Philosophy & Humanities
MINOR-PHIL: Philosophy - Minor
Change in Programs
College of Engineering
Department of Biomedical Engineering
MINOR-BMEN: Biomedical Engineering - Minor
 
Change in Programs
School of Education & Human Development
Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management
MINOR-COAC: Coaching - Minor
Change in Programs
School of Education & Human Development
Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management
BS-KINE-AEP: Kinesiology - BS, Exercise Science Track, Applied Exercise Physiology Concentration
Change in Programs
School of Education & Human Development
Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management
BS-KINE-BEP: Kinesiology - BS, Exercise Science Track, Basic Exercise Physiology Concentration
 
Change in Programs
School of Education & Human Development
Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management
BS-KINE-MTB: Kinesiology - BS, Exercise Science Track, Motor Behavior Concentration
Change in Programs
School of Education & Human Development
Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management
BS-KINE-EST: Kinesiology - BS, Exercise and Sport Science Track
 
Change in Programs
School of Education & Human Development
Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management
MINOR-SPMT: Sport Management - Minor
 
Special Consideration Items
Bush School of Government & Public Service
Department of International Affairs
BA-INTA: International Affairs - BA
 
Special Consideration Items
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Agricultural Economics
BS-FINP: Financial Planning - BS
Special Consideration Items
College of Arts & Sciences
Department Communication & Journalism
BS-JOUR: Journalism - BS
 
Special Consideration Items
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Communication & Journalism
BA-JOUR: Journalism - BA
Special Consideration Items
Mays Business School
Department of Business
BS-BUSI: Business - BS
 
W & C Courses
Courses Submitted for C - Certification
AGSM 440-C: Management of Agricultural Systems II
 
Courses Submitted for W - Certification
BIMS 491-W: Research
BMEN 201-W: Professional Development Essentials
BMEN 361-W: Biosolid Mechanics
DCED 310-W: Research Methods in Dance
ITDE 401-W: Interdisciplinary Engineering Capstone Design I
STAT 182-W: Foundations of Statistics
 
Courses Submitted for W - Recertification
COMM 446-W: Communication, Organizations and Society
CSCE 315-W: Programming Studio
 
 
UNFINISHED BUSINESS
 
 
COMMITTEE REPORTS –
 
 


Core Curriculum Course Report – Attachment C
 
Recertification for Foundational Component Area – American History
HIST 105-GE: History of the United States
HIST 232-GE: History of American Sea Power
 
Recertification for Foundational Component Area - Lang, Phil, Culture
PERF 325-GE: Dance in World Cultures
ENGL 206-GE: Twenty-first Century Literature and Culture
ENGL 221-GE: World Literature
ENGL 335-GE: Literature of the Sea
ENGL 362-GE: Latino/a Literature
SPMT 220-GE: Olympic Studies
 
Recertification for Foundational Component Area – Life & Physical Sciences
GEOL 101-GE: Principles of Geology
GEOL 102-GE: Principles of Geology Laboratory
ENTO 322-GE: Insects and Human Society
 
Recertification for Foundational Component Area – Social & Behavioral Sciences
GEOG 201-GE: Introduction to Human Geography
ANTH 202-GE: Introduction to Archaeology


Recertification for Foundational Component Area – Government/Political Science
POLS 206-GE: American National Government

Recertification for Foundational Component Area – Creative Arts
PERF 281-GE: History of the Theatre II
PERF 327-GE: Popular Musics in the African Diaspora
 
Certification for Foundational Component Area – International and Cultural Diversity
FSTC 300-ICD: Religious and Ethnic Foods
 
Certification for Foundational Component Area – International and Cultural Diversity – Galveston
MARS 280-ICD: Coastal and Ocean Resources
 
New Core Component – Cultural Discourse
ANTH 222-CD: Cross Cultural Competency
PERF 224-CD: History of Country and Western Music
 
New Core Component – Cultural Discourse - Galveston
MARB 445-CD: Marine Fisheries Management
 
New Core Component – International and Cultural Diversity Designation – Galveston MARS 280-ICD: Coastal and Ocean Resources
 
New Core Curriculum Designation – Creative Arts
PERF 224 GE: History of Country and Western Music
 
                                                                                                                                             
 
End of Consent Agenda_____________________________
 
OTHER COMMITTEE REPORTS
 
 
 
NEW BUSINESS
 
 
COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
 
ADJOURN