Natural Science Course Proposal [NS]


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1. Complete this form by filling in the appropriate information.
2. Submit this form by the following deadlines:

If course is scheduled to take effect in Spring or Summer the deadline is  September 1 of the year before (For Example: Spring 2015 revisions must be submitted by 9/1/2014)

If course is scheduled to take effect in Fall the deadline is December 1 of the year before revision is to take effect (For Example: Fall 2014 revisions must be submitted by 12/1/2013)

THE CURRICULUM COMMITTEE CANNOT GUARANTEE TIMELY REVIEW OF PROPOSALS RECEIVED AFTER THE DEADLINES.  FURTHER, IT IS THE POLICY OF THE CURRICULUM COMMITTEE TO GIVE PRIORITY TO PROPOSALS THAT ARE THE RESULT OF PROGRAM REVIEW.

Is this proposal the result of program review?

I.   Basic course information




the above description is from:
   
   

5. Is this a NEW course?

6. List all other designations:
   
   

8. Are there any prerequisites for registering for this course?


General Course Description for the Natural Science requirement in the common curriculum

    Natural science is a systematic, empirical study of our universe.  Core natural science courses are designed to introduce students to:  the scientific process, scientific literature, laboratory investigation, and the application of sciences to real life.  Each course will have disciplinary content.

II.  Questions regarding NS criteria

Each of the following questions is designed to help the Committee understand how the Natural Science learning goals will be met in your course.  Please be as specific as possible in your responses.  Examples are especially helpful.