Curricular Items

From the Chair of the Senate Curriculum Committee

Advanced to the Curriculum Committee
The following have been received in the College Senate Office and forwarded to the Senate Curriculum Committee for review and approval:

New Course:
GEG 585 Interactive and Web-Based Mapping.
Prerequisite: GEG 425, GEG 525, or equivalent introductory GIS course. Introduction to interactive and Web-based mapping. Different approaches to communicating with maps on the Internet; how to create Web-based mapping applications.

New Course and Intellectual Foundations Designation:
GEG 461 Issues in Southeast Asia Environment and Development.
Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing. Geography, environmental problems, and solutions using a sustainable development framework for countries of Southeast Asia. Sustainable development and environmental management theory in the context of case studies for the region.

Course Revision:
FTT 110 Survey of the Textile and Apparel Industry.
Introductory survey course of the global textile and fashion industry; overview of the textile/apparel design product development process; design principles and elements; quality of the finished product; how fashion designers, consumer groups, and marketing researchers influence design.


Advanced to the President
The following has been approved by the Senate Curriculum Committee and forwarded to the president for review and approval:

Course Revision and Intellectual Foundations Designation:
BIO 104 Environmental Biology