January Agenda

Thursday, January 18, 2018

2:00 p.m.

Upchurch Conference Room, Bell Engineering

  1. Minutes for the December 14, 2017, Graduate Council meeting will stand approved if no corrections are received. Graduate Council Minutes).
  2. Announcements
  3. Old Business: Program Change proposal tabled at the December meeting, Department of Industrial Engineering, Proposal to modify the Ph.D. degree (INEGPH) by adding an additional Qualifier Exam.
  4. New Business, Program Change Proposal, College of Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, proposal to modify the admissions requirements for the Master of Science degree (ELEGMS) by waiving the GRE requirement for students seeking the M.S.E.E. degree through distance education.
  5. New Business, Program Change Proposals, College of Education and Health Professions, Department of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation
    1. Proposal to modify the Kinesiology Pedagogy concentration in the Ph.D. degree in Health, Sport and Exercise Science (HSESPH-PDGY) by replacing nine hours of courses with PHED 5253 and PHED 5273 and three additional hours of electives.
    2. Proposal to modify the M.Ed. degree in Physical Education (PHEDME) by replacing ESRM 5393 with PHED 5803; removing six hours of electives and replacing them with PHED 5553 and PHED 5313; and replacing KINS 605V with PHED 6723.

    All program proposals may be viewed on the Program and Unit Changes page by clicking on program management. The proposals are also in Attachment A.
  6. Course change reports from the University Course and Programs Committee (UCPC) (Attachment B)
  7. Graduate faculty recommendations for graduate assistants: A preliminary list is attached (Attachment C). A complete list will be distributed at the meeting.
  8. Graduate faculty recommendations for faculty: A preliminary list is attached (Attachment D). A complete list will be distributed at the meeting.
  9. Other business.