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Proposal Summary: AS-09-135

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TitleNew courses: Arabic and Chinese Culture through Film
Submitting DeanAnnabelle Foos
Submitting CollegeArts & Sciences -- Annabelle Foos x7937
Departments Generating the ProposalMod Lang
Objection DeadlineMarch 12, 2009
Proposal StatusFinal Approval Granted
Proposal Last UpdatedApril 03, 2009 by Karen Greene
Effective DateFall 2009
Brief Summary of ProposalParallel to the existing Japanese Culture through Film course, the proposed courses in Arabic and in Chinese culture through film will serve as an additional access to the cultural perspectives in the contemporary Middle East and in China. Through exposing students to authentic regional films, it will allow students to view these cultures from a native internal perspective. Furthermore, these courses are designed to meet the objectives of the Area Studies and Cultural Diversity core requirement, and thus their inclusion in the General Education Program is appropriate. The courses also will be an elective for students pursuing the certificate in Middle Eastern Studies or in Asian Studies
Type of ProposalCourse changes only
Graduate School Endorsement StatusNot required
Graduate School Endorsement UpdatedFebruary 10, 2009 by GS Heather Blake
Institutional Research StatusApproved
IR Status UpdatedFebruary 12, 2009 by IR Anu Mahapatra
Library StatusApproved
Library Status UpdatedFebruary 10, 2009 by UL Diana Chlebek
Distance Learning Review Committee StatusNot required
DLRC Status Updated
General Education Advisory Committee StatusApproved
GEAC Status UpdatedFebruary 25, 2009 by PR Rex Ramsier
Resource RequirementsNo additional resources
Resource Requirements UpdatedFebruary 12, 2009 by AS dean's ofc Cathy Moore


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