COURSE AND PROGRAM APPROVAL COMMITTEE
September 13, 2004
Call meeting to order:
Approval of Minutes: (A)
® May 3, 2004
Chair’s Report: (I)
® Email from Garrett Yee, Ohlone Board of Trustee Member in June 2004 reads “Please pass along my compliments to those that participated in CAPAC and CAPAC subcommittees. This is quite a notable list of achievements this past year. Several of these items strengthen our position as a transfer college”
® Mike Bowman, Articulation Officer, is systematically sending Official Course Outlines to additional CSUs and UCs for articulation to further strengthen our position as a transfer college.
® Congratulations to Mark Barnby and Ron Quinta on the new biotech lab in room 8201.
® Congratulations to Pilar Lewis and her students achieving Merit Awards in the Multimedia competition last March.
® Congratulations to Teresa Sutowski and the Speech Students for winning many awards in the Spring speech competitions including a first place.
® Minor revision, approved by CAPAC Chair cross-reference between CS 162 and MM 162 (XHTML)
® Minor course revision approved by CAPAC Chair for TD 117A Audition Portfolio Preparation: Grade Credit/No Credit course.
® Minor course revision approved by CAPAC Chair for TD 119 Directing for the Stage: change repeatability to two (2) times.
® Minor course revision approved by CAPAC Chair for BA 125 Introduction to Business: textbook change.
® Minor revisions approved by CAPAC Chair to the following Deaf courses: (Removing prerequisites and creating advisories)
§ DEAF 110B
§ DEAF 130B
§ DEAF 140B
§ DEAF 141B
§ DEAF 143
§ DEAF 145A
§ DEAF 146
§ DEAF 160B
§ DEAF 165B
§ DEAF 166B
§ DEAF 170A
§ DEAF 170B
§ DEAF 171A
§ DEAF 171B
§ DEAF 172A
§ DEAF 172B
§ DEAF 173A
§ DEAF 173B
§ DEAF 175
§ DEAF 188B
§ DEAF 189A
® Minor revision approved by CAPAC Chair to BRDC 148: change repeatability to three
® Add SPCH 106 as an option to the AA degree. Student can take any one of our three different Critical Thinking classes (either SPCH 102 or 104 or 106)
® Minor revision approved by CAPAC Chair CS104D name change – from Introduction to Web Services for .NET to Web Services for .NET . and textbook change approved.
® Minor revision approved by CAPAC Chair for Class Schedule description for TD-145A2
“Studio style, high-energy ballroom instruction with intricate patterns, combinations, and partnering.”
v CAPAC Goals 2004-05
CAPAC members will review and approve a set of goals to direct their activities for the coming academic year.
v Curricunet Implementation – Lesley Buehler and Mike Bowman
An update on the Curricunet activities accomplished during the summer and plans for Curricunet implementation will be discussed.
Please sign up for screening course outlines.
v Department and degree name change from Speech Communication to Speech and Communication Studies: Approved by VP Instruction, VP Student Services, Division Dean, & CAPAC Chair. Department code in Datatel to remain as SPCH. CAPAC must approve this name change before being sent to the Board of Trustees and the Chancellor’s Office for approval.
v Student Services Curriculum –Dr. Lisa Waits
The draft proposal of the Student Services Curriculum will be presented.
v Mental Health Counseling Services – Rosemary O’Neill
An overview of the new mental health services available will be presented.
v Alternative Media Classroom Accessibility – Kevin Kirk
An overview of the resources available for disabled students will be presented with an emphasis on faculty’s role in the process.