College of Arts & Humanities Curriculum Committee Minutes
Wednesday, April 27, 2011, James K. Johnson Conference Room
Caroline Simpson, ART, Olaf Hoerschelmann, CMN, Stephen Swords, ENG, Irene Coromina, FLG, Joy Kammerling, HIS, Eunseong Kim, JOU, Anna Cromwell, MUS, Grant Sterling (Chair), PHI, David Wolski, THA, Associate Dean Patricia Poulter, ex officio, Samantha Sauer, Student Representative for Humanities, Jessica Parmenter, Student Representative for Fine Arts
Guests: Stephen Canfield
Chair Coleman Sterling called the meeting to order at 3:03 p.m.
On the motion of Hoerschelmann and second of Wolski, the minutes of 03/30/11 were approved with one abstention.
II. Items acted upon
• 10.40 New course proposal FLE 3025 Women in the Hispanic World
Irene Coromina presented the proposal and addressed questions from the committee. Motion made (Kammerling) and seconded (Hoerschelmann) to approve. Item approved with minor revisions (8-0)
• 10.41 Revised course proposal FLS 3000 Problems in Spanish Grammar
Stephen Swords entered the meeting at this point.
Irene Coromina presented the proposal and addressed questions from the committee. Motion made (Simpson) and seconded (Kim) to approve. Item approved with minor revisions (9-0)
• 10.42 New course proposal FLS 3010 Writing Through Literature
Irene Coromina presented the proposal and addressed questions from the committee. Motion made (Hoerschelmann) and seconded (Wolski) to approve. Item approved with minor revisions’s (9-0)
III. Election of Vice-chair
Olaf Hoerschelmann was elected Vice-chair by acclamation.
IV. Executive Actions
Dr. Poulter is working with departments to compile a list of CAH courses, not offered in at least three years, to be deleted by executive action. These deletions will have no impact on programs.
The meeting adjourned at 3:35 p.m. by acclamation.
The next meeting will be announced in the fall.Pending items:
• 10.15 New course proposal HIC 2000G, Introduction to the Humanities• 10.16 Revised course proposal EIU 4100G, Culture Matters