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Fall 2015-Spring 2016 Cumulative Curricular Actions

school of art and design

New Courses - Electives:

  • DD 114 Creativity and Aesthetics, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • DD 115 Design Management Collaboration, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • DD 116 Design Process, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • DD 117 Digital Documentation and Presentation, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.

  • DD 118 Environments and Experiences, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.

Accessories Design
AAS Degree Program

  • LD 262 Technical Drawing for Accessories, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs., change of course title from "Technical Spec and Black Line Drawing for Accessories" to "Technical Drawing for Accessories".
  • LD 263 Rendering for Accessories, 2.5 cr., 1 lec. 3 lab/studio hrs., change of course title from "Marker Rendering for Accessories" to "Rendering for Accessories".
  • Online Course:
    LD 228 Accessories CAD, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs. 
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved for online delivery.

Communication Design
AAS Degree Program

  • CD 124 Digital Graphics. Change title to: CD 124 Vector Graphics, 2 er., 1 lec. hr., 2 lab/studio hrs. Required in S1.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • Change of name of CD 225 from Digital Graphics III to Introduction to Digital Layout Design, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
  • CD 234 Color Studies, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Move from Semester 1 to Semester 2
  • CD 235 Design History, 3cr., 3 lec., hr.
    Move from Semester 2 to Semester 1
  • CD 225 Introduction to Digital Layout Design, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Move from Semester 2 to 3
  • CD 273 Typography II, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Move from Semester 3 to 2
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • CD 223 Introduction to InDesign, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., drop prerequisite of CD 122 or Approval of Chairperson.
  • GD 334 Experiential Graphic Design, 2 cr., 2 lec. 3 lab/studio hrs, change of course title from Experimental Graphic Design to Experiential Graphic Design

Course Deactivation:

  • CD 111 Foundation I/Basic Design Theory
  • CD 112 Foundation II/Communication Design
  • CD 121 Studio Skills
  • CD 131 Color Workshop
  • CD 132 Creative Process
  • CD 231 Visual Process

Computer Animation and Interactive Media

  • CG 211 Computer-Assisted Design, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., updated course description.
  • CG 212 Introduction to 3D Computer Modeling, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., updated course description.
  • CG 213 2D Computer Animation, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., updated course description.
  • CG 221 Design and Authoring for Interactive Media I, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., updated course description.
  • CG 224 Programming for Artists, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., updated course description.
  • CG 241 Character Animation, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., updated course description.
  • CG 422 Interactive Production, 3 cr., 1 lec. 4 lab/studio hrs., updated course description.

Course Deactivations:

  • CG 411 3D Computer Animation
  • CG 412 3D Computer Animation Production
  • CG 222 Game Design for Digital Media

Interior Design

  • ID 252 Architect Working Drawings re-numbered and re-named to ID 254 Interior Design Working Drawings, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs.
  • Online course:
    ID 254 Interior Design Working Drawings, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • ID 283 Design Technology II, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs., change of course description.

Jewelry Design

  • JD 138 Introduction to CAD Modeling for Designers, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., change in course title from "Introduction to CAD for Jewelry Design" to "Introduction to CAD Modeling for Designers".
  • JD 281 Diamond Grading, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs., add prerequisite of JD 141 Introduction to Diamonds.

Packaging Design
BFA Degree Program

  • Add EN 325 Playwriting to 3-credit Writing choices Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.

Photography
AAS Degree Program

  • Change choice of Related Area Electives to:
    CHOICE of any available course for which prerequisites have been met:
    Advertising Design, Advertising and Marketing Communications, Computer
    Animation and Interactive Media, Creative Technology, Entrepreneurship, Film and Media, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Home Products Development, Illustration, Interior Design, Toy Design, and Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design.

Textile/Surface Design

  • Drop TD 121 Studio Practices, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. from list of bridge courses
  • Add TD 115 Introduction to Textile Surface Design (formerly TD 301), 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs., to list of bridge courses
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.

Course Deactivation:

  • TD 301 Introduction to Textile Surface Design

AAS Degree Program

Pre-requisite Changes:

  • TD 202 Advanced Professional Practices, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in S4. Change prereqs. from TD 121 to: TD 126, Change Co-req.: TD 221 to: None. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 238 Woven Design and CAD, 3 cr., 3 lab/studio hrs. Required in S3.
    Change prereqs. from none to: TD 138.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 251 Techniques for Decorative Fabrics and Surfaces, 3 cr., 3 lab/studio hrs. Required in S3. Change prereqs. from TD 121 or TD 125 to: TD 126 or TD 115 (formerly TD 301).
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 253 Advanced Decorative Fabrics, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Required in S4. Change prereqs. from TD 155 or TD 156 to: TD 155 or TD 251 or TD 156.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 271 Textile/Surface Design Using Adobe, 2 cr., 1 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Required in S3. Change prereqs. from SD 224 or TD 224, and TD 111.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • Replace bridge course TD 121 Studio Practices, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs., with TD 115 Introduction to Textile Surface Design, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs.

New Course:

  • TD 203 Textile Arts in India, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Elective.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Winter 2017
    Action: Approved

BFA Degree Program

  • Change course number of TD 301 Introduction to Textile/Surface Design to TD 115, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Elective. Change course number to a 100-level number as it is an introductory course for AAS students.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.

Pre-requisite/Co-requisite Changes:

  • TD 333 Fundamentals of Jacquard Design, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in S6. Change prereqs. from TD 332 to: TD 332 or TD 334.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 334 Complex Dobby Wovens, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in S5.
    Change prereqs. from None to: TD 238.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 361 Screen Printing Scarves, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in S6.
    Change prereqs. from TD 181 or TD 101 or TD 185 to: TD 101 or TD 161.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 452 Custom Carpet and Rug Design, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in S7. Change prereqs. from None to: TD 251.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
  • TD 462 Portfolio Collection, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in S8. Add co-req.: TD 471 or TD 413.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.

school of Business and technology

  • A new Minor, titled "International Trade and Marketing", was added to the list of available Minors.

Direct Marketing
BS Degree Program

  • Online Course
    DM 435 Internet Marketing, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Required in S8. Prereq.: DM 211 or FM 213
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved for online delivery.

Entrepreneurship
BS Degree Program

  • New Course
    EP 452 Entrepreneurship Practicum, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs. Add as a required Major Area course in S8.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved.
  • Replace EP 451 The Entrepreneurship Incubator, 4 cr., 4 lec. hrs., in Semester 8 with EP 452 Entrepreneurship Practicum.

Fashion Business Management

  • Add an elective/selective to catalog page; FM 329/MA 329 Predictive Analytics for Planning and Forecastion: Case Studies with Weatherization, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 lab hrs.
  • New Course:
    FM 329 Predictive Analytics for Planning and Forecasting: Case Studies with Weatherization (Interdisciplinary with MA 329), 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Prereqs: MA 321 and MG 306
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved

International Trade and Marketing

  • New Course:
    IN 320 Compliance Management in International Trade, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereq: IN 312
    Minor: International Trade and Marketing
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved

Technical Design

Course Deactivation:

  • PM 232 Patternmaking: Misses and Women's Wear
  • New Course:
    TC 111 Beginning Adobe Illustrator for Patternmaking, 2 cr., 4 Lab/studio hrs., Elective.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • PM 232 re-numbered to TC 232 and title changed from "Patternmaking- Misses' and Women's Wear to" to "Patternmaking for Evening and Bridal Dresses", 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Elective.
    Prereqs: PM 121 and PM 122
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.

Textile Development and Marketing

AAS. 1-and 2-yr. Degree Programs

  • Drop TD 224 Computer-Aided Print Design, 1.5 cr., 3 lab/studio hrs. Related Area required course.
  • Add TD 212 CAD and Design Fundamentals for Printed Textiles, 1.5 cr., 3 lab/studio hrs., as a Related Area required course.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • Drop TT 275 Textile Marketing, 3 cr., 3 lab. hrs. 'Major Area required course. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • New Course
    TT 202 Textile Value Chain Marketing: Concept to Consumer, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., Prereq.: TS 111 or 132 or 015/115 or 122 or approval of chairperson.  Add as a Major Area required course in S2 for 1-yr AAS, and in S4 for 2-yr AAS.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • TT 477 Textile Converting and Costing, 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs., change of prerequisites from TT 326 and TT 336 to TT 328 and TT 382.
  • Online Course:
    TS 131 Textile Principles for the Fashion Designer, 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved for online delivery.
  • Replace TD 224 Computer Aided Print Design with TD 212 CAD and Design Fundamentals for Printed Textiles, 1.5cr., 3 lab/studio hrs., in Semester 1.

school of liberal arts

  • A new Minor, titled "Women and Gender Studies", was added to the list of available Minors.
  • Change name of "Fashion Studies" minor to: "Fashion History, Theory and Culture".

Art History and Museum Professions
B.S. Degree Program

  • Replace "choice -see History of Arts Electives, 3 credits" with "Liberal Arts
    choice -see Liberal Arts Elective, 3 credits"
  • HA 361 History and Meaning of Museum, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Change prereq. from HA 112 to: None.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • Add BL 201 Business Law for the Artist, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., along with BL 343 Introduction to Business Law, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., to 6th semester. 

New Courses:

  • HA 302 Baroque Splendor: Art and Culture in Seventeenth-Century Europe, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereq: HA 112
    Minor: History of Art
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed Humanities (G7)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • HA 303 Tradition and Innovation in Asian Art and Design, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective. 
    Prereq: HA 112 or HA 221
    Minors: Asian Studies and History of Art
    Requested Date of Implementation: Summer 2017
    Action: Approved

English and Communication Studies

Online Courses:

  • EN 235 African-American Literature, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., Prereq.: EN 121 or
    equivalent. Elective.
    Minor: English: Literature and/or Writing
    Action: Approved for online delivery.
  • EN 364 Poetry Writing, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., Prereq.: EN 121 or equivalent. Elective. Minor: English: Literature and/or Writing
    Action: Approved for online delivery.

Course Deactivations:

  • EN 254 Drama: From Script to Live Theater
  • EN 259 French Cinema (re-numbered to FI 341)
  • EN 395 Travel Literature and the Travel Essay (Honors)
  • EN 396 Shakespeare's Plays (Honors)
  • EN 397 Women in U.S. Theater (Honors)

Educational Skills

  • ES 028 Oral Presentation Skills Workshop for ESL Students, 0.83 cr., 2 lab hrs., change of lab hrs from 2.5 hrs. to 2 hrs.

Film, Media and the Performing Arts

Online Courses:

  • PE 217 Urban Dance: History and Social Context, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective. Minor: Dance and Performing Arts
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved for online delivery.
  • New Courses:
    PE 200 Performance Workshop, 2 cr., 1 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs. Elective.
    Minor: Dance and Performing Arts
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed The Arts (G6)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • PE 210 Devotional Art and Dance of the Indian Sub-continent and West Asia (Interdisciplinary), 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Minors: Dance and Performing Arts and History of Art
    Approved for Gen Ed The Arts (G6), Humanities (G7) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved

Film and Media

AAS. 2-year Degree Program

  • Move  FI 256 Screenwriting I, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., from Semester 3 to Semester 2.
  • Move FI 231 Documentary Film, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 labs hrs to Semester 3.
  • New Course:
    FI 220 The Writer's Room: What Makes Great Television?, 3cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective. Minor: Film and Media Studies.
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed (G6)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved

BS Degree Program

  • New Courses:
    FI 201 Principles of Costume for Filmmakers, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective. Minor: Film and Media Studies
    Approved to meet Gen Ed (G6)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • FI 220 The Writer's Room: What Makes Good Television?, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Prereq: EN 121
    Minor: Film and Media Studies
    Approved for Gen Ed The Arts (G6)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • FI 319 Sound Design for Film, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs., Prereq.: Fl 261. Major Area Elective.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Approved for Gen Ed The Arts (G6)
    Action: Approved.
  • FI 320 Major Directors: Federico Fellini, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Prereq.: Fl 111 or any other Film and Media course. Elective.
    Minor: Film and Media Studies
    Meets Gen Ed Humanities (G7)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • FI 327 Post Production Digital FX, 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs. Major Area Elective.
    Prereq: FI 232
    Approved for Gen Ed The Arts (G6)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • FI 328 Directing the Actor, 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs. Elective.
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed The Arts (G6)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • Fl 462 Production II, 3.5 cr., 2 lec., 3 lab/studio hrs., change credits/hrs. to: 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs. Prereq.: Fl 461. Required in 87 Major Area.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • Add "Choice- See Major Electives", 3 cr., to Semester 5
  • Add "Choice- See Major Electives" 3 cr., to Semester 6
  • Drop "Choice- See Liberal Arts/Other World Civilizations" 3 cr., from Semester 6
  • Add "Choice - See Major Area Electives" 3 cr., to Semester 7
  • Add "Liberal Arts Choice - Other World Civilizations" 3cr ., to Semester 7
  • Add "Choice - See Major Electives" 3 cr., to Semester 8
  • Add "Liberal Arts Choice - See Liberal Arts Electives" 6 cr., to Semester 8
  • Move FI 362 Advanced Editing Workshop, 3 cr., 2 lec., and 2 lab hrs., from Semester 8 to Semester 6.
  • Move FI 461 - Production I,  3 cr., 2 lec., and 2 lab hrs., from Semester 6 to Semester 7.
  • Move FI 462 - Production II, 3 cr., 2 lec., and 2 lab hrs., From Semester 7 to Semester 8.
  • Add IC 497 - Senior Internship C: Career Planning, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. from Semester 8 to Semester 6.
  • Renamed "Specializations" to "Major Electives".

History of Art

  • HA 317, Italian Renaissance Art and Civilization, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., change course description to remove 'this course is taught in English'.
  • HA 361 History and Meaning of Museum, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Change prereq. from HA 112 to: None. Required in Art and Museum Professions S5.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016

New Courses:

  • HA 201 History of Fashion Photography, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective. 
    Prereq: HA 112
    Minors: Fashion History, Theory and Culture; and History of Art
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed Humanities (G7)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved.
  • HA 210 Devotional Art and Dance of the Indian Sub-continent and West Asia (Interdisciplinary), 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Minors: Dance and Performing Arts and History of Art
    Approved for Gen Ed The Arts (G6), Humanities (G7) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • HA 211 Asian American Art and Design, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., Elective.
    Minors: Asian Studies; and History of Art
    Meets Gen Ed Humanities (G7)
    Approved for Gen Ed American History (G10)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • HA 220 History of Interior Design: The Modern Interior as Space and Image, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., Prereq.: HA 112. Elective.
    Minor: History of Art
    Meets Gen Ed Humanities (G7)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • HA 230 Modern and Contemporary African Art, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs., Prereq.: HA 112 or HA 223. Elective.
    Minor: History of Art
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • HA 272 Islamic Art and Mathematics (Interdisciplinary), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs
    Approved for Gen Ed Humanities (G7) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • HA 300 Art and Architecture of the Venetian Republic C. 1100-1800, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Prereq: HA 112
    Minor: History of Art and Italian Studies
    Approved for Gen Ed Humanities (G7)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • HA 301 Fashion and Impressionism - Presidential Scholars, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereq: HA 112
    Minors: Fashion History, Theory and Culture and History of Art
    Approved for Gen Ed Humanities (G7)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • HA 310 Global Contemporaries in the World of Art, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Minor: History of Art
    Approved for Gen Ed Humanities (G7) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • HA 317 Italian Renaissance Art and Civilization, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs.,
    Prereq.: HA 112. Elective.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • HA 330 Approaches to Fashion Theory (Interdisciplinary), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs
    Prereqs: HA 112 or PL 141 or PL 321 or SS 131 or SS 171
    Minors: Fashion History, Theory and Culture and History of Art
    Approved for Gen Ed Social Sciences (G4)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved

Online Courses:

  • HA 219 African American Art, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved for Online Delivery
  • HA 346 Twentieth-Century Fashion and Art, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved for online delivery.

Mathematics

New Courses:

  • MA 329 Predictive Analysis for Planning and Forecasting (Interdisciplinary with FM 329), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereqs: FM 301 or FM 302 or FM 321 or FM 322 or FM 324 or FM 325 or FM 326 or FM 327 or FM 328 or FM 341 or FM 361 or FM 362 or FM 363 or MG 306, and MA 321
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • MA 272 Islamic Art and Mathematics (Interdisciplinary), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs
    Approved for Gen Ed Humanities (G7) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • MA 499 Independent Study in Mathematics, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2017
    Action: Approved

Modern Languages and Cultures

Online Courses:

  • IT 111 Elementary Italian, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 lab/studio hrs.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • MC 241 Italian American Cultural Studies, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved

New Courses:

  • MC 351 From Modern to Contemporary Latin American Women Writers, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Approved to meet Gen Ed Humanities (G7) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • PO 111 Portuguese I, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 Lab/studio hrs.
    Minor: Latin American Studies
    Approved for Gen Ed Foreign Language (G8)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • PO 112 Elementary Portuguese II, 3 cr., 2 lec., 2 Lab/studio hrs.  Elective.
    Prereq: PO 111
    Minor: Latin American Studies
    Approved for Gen Ed Foreign Language (G8)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Winter 2017
    Action: Approved

Renumbered Courses:

  • MC 241 Italian American Cultural Studies (formerly IT 241)
  • MC 251 Italian Cinema (formerly IT 251)
  • MC 252 Latin American Fiction: 1960- Present (formerly SP 251)
  • MC 261 Latin American Cinema and Resistance (formerly SP 261)
  • MC 262 Revolution as Spectacle: Mexico (formerly SP 262)
  • MC 263 Contemporary Spain Through it's Cinema (formerly SP 263)
  • MC 313 Writing Women of the Italian Renaissance (formerly IT 313, now taught in English)
  • MC 345 Food for Thought: Gastronomy in Italian Literature and Culture (formerly IT 345)

Science

New Courses:

  • SC 100 Physical Computing, 3 cr., 2 lec. 2 lab/studio hrs. Elective.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • SC 201 Plants, Pollinators and People, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Minor: Ethics and Sustainability
    Approved to meet Gen Ed Natural Sciences (G3)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved

Social Sciences

  • SS 386 Youth Subculture, Identity and Fashion: A Sociological Perspective, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. 
    Add prereq of SS 171 
  • Online Course:
    SS 343 Labor Economics, 3 cr., 3 lec., hrs.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved

New Courses:

  • SS 386 Youth Subculture, Identity and Fashion: A Sociological Perspective, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs.
    Prereq: SS 171
    Minors: Fashion, History, Theory and Culture, and Sociology
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed Social Sciences (G4) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Winter 2017
    Action: Approved
  • SS 300 Sociology of Everyday Life,  3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereq: SS 171
    Minor: Sociology
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed Social Sciences (G4)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • SS 301 Luxury: A Socio-cultural Perspective, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereq: SS 171
    Minor: Sociology
    Proposed to meet Gen Ed Social Sciences (G4) and Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2017
    Action: Approved
  • SS 337 Crime in the Global, Digital Society (Honors), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Minor: Sociology
    Approved to meet Gen Ed Social Sciences (G4)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • SS 338 Happiness and Human Flourishing (Honors), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Minor: Psychology
    Approved to meet Gen Ed Social Sciences (G4)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • SS 339 Introduction to Development Economics (Honors), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereqs: SS 141 and SS 151
    Minors: Economics and International Politics
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • SS 340 The Psychology of Gender, Perception and Self-Expression, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Prereq: SS 131
    Minor: Psychology
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • SS 341 Women and Global Politics, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Approved to meet Gen Ed Other World Civilizations (G9)
    Minors: Ethics and Sustainability and International Politics
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • SS 444 Presidential Scholars Senior Seminar, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • PL 330 Approached to Fashion Theory (Interdisciplinary with HA 330), 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective.
    Prereqs: HA 112 or PL 141 or PL 321 or SS 131 or SS 171
    Minor: Fashion History, Theory and Culture
    Approved for Gen Ed Social Sciences (G4)
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved

school of graduate studies

Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management
MPS Degree Program

  • Move CF 615 Managing the Creative Process, 1.5 cr., 1.5 lecture hrs., from Winter 1 to Spring 1
  • Move CF 513 Corporate Finance for Managers, 3 lec., 3 lab hrs., from Spring 1 to Summer 1
  • CF 505 Innovation in the Development of the Beauty Industry, 1.5 cr., 1.5 lecture hrs., separate into two separate courses.
  • CF 683 Graduate Seminar: Capstone Research Seminar, 1.5 cr., 1.5 lecture hrs., added to Semester 4.

New Courses:

  • CF 514 Fragrance Innovations in Consumer Products, 2 cr., 2 lec. hrs. Required. 
    Requested date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • CF 533 Patterning Global Markets, 4 cr., 4 lec. hrs. Required. 
    Requested date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved
  • CF 683 Graduate Seminar: Capstone Research Seminar, 1.5 cr., 1.5 lec. hrs. Required. 
    Requested date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved

Exhibition Design
MA Degree Program

  • New Course:
    ED 501 Sustainability for Exhibitions, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Elective. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2016
    Action: Approved.
  • Add ED 501 Sustainability for Exhibitions, as a choice under "Optional Winter Session".

Course Deactivations:

  • ED 521 The Museum's Role: Museums Permanent Exhibits
  • ED 532 Advanced Presentation Techniques
  • ED 543 Exhibition Design Graphics III
  • ED 551 The Exhibition Model
  • ED 583 Exhibition and Planning Design Studio II
  • ED 592 Internship

Fashion Design
Proposed MFA Degree Program

  • Letter of Intent for a M.F.A. degree program in Fashion Design. Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2017
    Action: Approved to go forward.

New Courses:

  • MF 501 Thesis Idea, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 1.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • MF 502 Thesis Play, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 1.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • MF 503 Fashion Creation I: X3 Self, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 1.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • MF 504 Design Communication I: Visual Explanations, 1.5 cr., 3 lab studio hrs. Required in Semester 1.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • MF 505 The Fashion Activist, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Required in Semester 1.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • MF 506 International Making Seminar I: Fashion Institute of Technology Investigates FIT, 3 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 1.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved
  • MF 522 Fashion Creation II: Elective Connect, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 2.
    Prereq: MF 503
    Requested Date of Implementation: Winter 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 523 Thesis Focus, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 2.
    Prereq: MF 502
    Requested Date of Implementation: Winter 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 524 craft:OLOGY, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Required in Semester 2.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Winter 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 525 Design Communication II: Image Capture, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 2.
    Prereq: MF 504
    Requested Date of Implementation: Winter 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 601 Fashion Creation III: Design Archaeology, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 3.
    Prereq: MF 522
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 602 International Making Seminar II: Fashion Farming, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 3.
    Prereq: MF 506
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 603 Business I: Brand Marketing and Finance, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 3.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 604 Design Communication III: 2D Curation Portfolio, 2 cr., 4 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 3.
    Prereq: MF 525
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 605 Thesis: Edit, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 3.
    Prereq: MF 523
    Requested Date of Implementation: Fall 2018
    Action: Approved
  • MF 626 Thesis: Conclude, 4.5 cr., 9 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 4.
    Prereq: MF 605
    Co-requisites: MF 627: Thesis: Exhibition Design & Portfolio and MF 629: Thesis: Captured/Present
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2019
    Action: Approved
  • MF 627 Thesis: Exhibition Design Portfolio, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 4.
    Prereq: MF 605
    Co-requisites: MF 626: Thesis Conclude and MF 629: Thesis: Captured/Present
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2019
    Action: Approved
  • MF 628 Business II: Supply Chain Production and Retail, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Required in Semester 4.
    Prereq: MF 603
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2019
    Action: Approved
  • MF 629 Thesis: Captured/Present, 3 cr., 6 lab/studio hrs. Required in Semester 4.
    Prereq: MF 605
    Co-requisites: MF 626: Thesis Conclude and MF 627: Thesis: Exhibition Design & Portfolio
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2019
    Action: Approved

Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice

  • FT 541 Proseminar: Critical Writing, Research Techniques, and Documentation Methods, 0 cr., 0 lec. hrs.: Remove as prerequisite for all FT courses. Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2016
    Action: Approved.

New Courses:

  • FT 520 Fashion Theory I: Art Historical and Social Theories of Fashion, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective
    Proposed date of Implementation: Fall 2017
    Action: Approved
  • FT 624 History of Fashion Journalism and Visual Media, 3 cr., 3 lec. hrs. Elective. 
    Requested date of Implementation: Fall 2017
    Action: Approved

Illustration
MFA Degree Program

  • Drop MI 592 Visual Thesis Creation Seminar, 1 cr., 1 lab. hrs. from Semester 4,
  • New Course:
    MI 602 Reportage: Theory & Practice, 4 cr., 8 lab/studio hrs. Prereq.: Ml 581 Required in S4.
    Requested Date of Implementation: Spring 2017
    Action: Approved.
  • Add MI 602 Reportage: Theory & Practice, 4 cr., 8 lab/studio hrs, to Semester 4

Course Deactivations:

  • MI 502 Thesis II: Research Management
  • MI 592 Visual Thesis Creation Seminar
  • MI 683 On Location: Reportage
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