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Proposal Summary: SC-05-06

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TitleAAS Geographic and Land Information Systems (GIS/LIS), 2985
Submitting DeanProf. Stanley Silverman
Submitting CollegeSummit College -- Mike Jalbert x6374
Departments Generating the ProposalEng&Sci Tech
Objection DeadlineMarch 25, 2005
Proposal StatusFinal Approval Granted
Proposal Last UpdatedApril 08, 2005 by PR Yvonne Brooks
Effective DateFall 2005
Brief Summary of Proposal1. Reduce program requirements from 68 to 66 (-1 credit 2980:100 Intro to Geomatics & -1 credit 2985:290 Topics in Professional Practice) 2. Delete three(3) currently required courses and replace with two (2) new required courses and increase the number of GIS elective course credit hours from 3 to 6. Delete: 2940:211 Computer Aided Drawing II, 3 credits Delete: 2980:123 Surveying Field Practice, 2 credits Delete: 2980:223 Fundamentals of Map Production, 3 credits Add: 2980:330 Applied Photogrammetry, 2 credits Add: 2985:205 Building Geodatabases, 3 credits, new course Increase: 2985:xxx GIS Elective, from 3 to 6 credits 3. Reduce 2985:280 Topics in Professional Practice from 3 to 2 credits. 4. Restructure course sequences, which includes 2980:100 Intro to Geomatics being reduced from 3 to 2 credits. 5. Change prerequisites of two (2) courses: 2985:201 Intermediate Geographic & Land Information Systems, and 2985:210 Geographic & Land Information Systems Project from current 2980:227 Intro to Geographic & Land Information Systems to new 2985:101 Introduction to Geographic and Land Information Systems (GIS/LIS) or equivalent, respectively. 6. Change the number of 2980:227 Introduction of Geographic and Land Information to 2985:101.
Type of ProposalProgram changes
Graduate School Endorsement StatusNot required
Graduate School Endorsement UpdatedMarch 10, 2005 by GS Heather Blake
Institutional Research StatusApproved
IR Status UpdatedMarch 11, 2005 by IR Dolores Bezilla
Library StatusApproved
Library Status UpdatedDecember 10, 2004 by UL Ann Bolek
Distance Learning Review Committee StatusNot required
DLRC Status Updated
Resource RequirementsNo additional resources
Resource Requirements UpdatedFebruary 16, 2005 by CT assoc dean Michael Jalbert

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