Academic Affairs Council

Membership

Member Represents Term Expiration
Lynette Carlson Communication Sciences and Disorders June 30, 2023
Chris Johnson Education June 30, 2022
Kelley Phillips Applied Human Sciences June 30, 2022
Matt Lauritsen Psychology June 30, 2023
Sandra van den Bosse Social Work June 30, 2023
Scott Carlson Dean's Office (Ex-Officio)  

The following schedule is set for Fall 2021; meetings will be cancelled if there is no curriculum or policy items for an agenda. All meetings will be held on Mondays at 3:00 p.m. (via Zoom) on the following dates:

September 20, 2021
October 4, 2021
October 18, 2021
November 8, 2021
November 22, 2021
December 6, 2021

Curriculum proposals should be submitted electronically to Lynn Velander by 3:30 p.m. the Monday (one week) prior to the meeting.

FAQ's regarding undergraduate course proposals

Bloom's Taxonomy for developing course learning outcomes

Reviewer form (for Academic Affairs Council members only)

Curriculum Guidelines

Important EVCAA deadlines

New Courses and Changes to Existing Courses

Changes MUST be received by the deadline date, requests made after the deadline date will be reviewed for the following semester.  If only one change to a current course is requested, or to request a previously approved special topics title to be taught again, a memo from the department head to the Dean or Associate Dean requesting the change may be forwarded on to Nancy Burley for Academic Affairs approval.

Effective EVCAA Deadline Dates
Spring 2022 October 1, 2021
Summer 2022 (for new and special topics titles) October 1, 2021
Summer 2022 (for course changes) November 1, 2021
Fall 2022 November 1, 2021

Program Changes (including changes to sample plans)

Changes MUST be received by the deadline date, requests made after the deadline date will be reviewed for the following fall semester as programs will ONLY be made with a fall effective date. 

Effective EVCAA Deadline Date
Fall 2022 December 1, 2021
Fall 2023 December 1, 2022

New Program Proposal

Effective EVCAA Deadline Date
Fall 2022 December 1, 2021
Spring 2023 May 1, 2022
Fall 2023 December 1, 2022

Proposals received AFTER the deadline date will be reviewed for the next effective date.

Liberal Education Submission Deadlines

Effective Semester EVCAA Deadline Date*
Fall March 1
Spring October 1
Summer February 1

*If the deadline date falls on a weekend, the proposal(s) are due the next following business day.