MEMORANDUM

October 30, 2013
TO: Members of the Graduate Council
FROM: John Stone, Dean
School of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education
RE: Graduate Council Meeting of 7 October 2013


The Graduate Council will meet at
2:15pm
Thursday, 7 November 2013
UC 259A

AGENDA

  1. Approval of Minutes from the October 3, 2013, meeting

 

  1. Announcements

    1. Final Report of Degree Qualifications Profile Project (attached)
    2. Updates on Recently Approved Graduate Degree Programs (DBA; MS-Applied Economics)
    3. Potential New Graduate Programs Under Discussion
    4. Graduate Dean’s Evaluation

 

  1. Information Only Items
    1. Curricular Action: Title Change from the Department of Occupational, Environmental Safety & Health: SAFETY 753 FROM: Legal Aspects in Occupational Safety TO: Environmental Safety & Health Law

 

  1. Business Items
    1. Curricular Action: New Course from the Department of Occupational, Environmental Safety & Health: SAFETY 701 Research Methods in ESH

    2. Curricular Action: New Course from the Department of Occupational, Environmental Safety & Health: SAFETY 712 Disaster Planning and Response

    3. Curricular Action: New Course from the Department of Occupational, Environmental Safety & Health: SAFETY 779 Advanced Topics in Industrial Hygiene

    4. Curricular Action: New Course from the Department of Occupational, Environmental Safety & Health: SAFETY 784 Advanced Ergonomics

    5. Curricular Action: Change in Major from the Department of Occupational, Environmental Safety & Health: MS-Safety:

      • Change the program denomination FROM: MS in Safety TO: MS in Environmental Safety & Health
      • Change the number of units required for graduation FROM 36 TO 30
      • Revise the curriculum

 

 

c: Chancellor Telfer, Provost Kopper, Associate Vice Chancellor Cook, Deans, Department Chairs, Program Coordinators, Marketing and Media Relations