ACADEMIC AFFAIRS COUNCIL

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Conference Call

 

9:00 a.m.  5:00 p.m. CST

Agenda

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(Updated 04/17/2019 -- 11:45am CST)

1.
Agenda Additions, Changes, and Approval
2.
Rolling Calendar   (Revised 04/16/2019)
   
3.
Curriculum and Program Revisions
 
A.
Program Modifications
​1)Black Hills State University
​2)Dakota State University
​3)Northern State University
​4)SD School of Mines and Technology
​5)South Dakota State University
​6)University of South Dakota
 
B.
Course Modifications
​1)Black Hills State University
​2)Dakota State University
​3) ​Northern State University
​4)SD School of Mines and Technology
​5)South Dakota State University
​6)University of South Dakota
​7)Gen Ed Revisions – SDSU
​C.New Program Requests
​1) SDSMT – BS in Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences
​2) SDSMT – BS in Business Management in Technology
3) SDSMT – BS in Science, Technology, and Society  (Revised 04/16/2019)
​4) SDSU – Minor in Engineering Management
​5) SDSMT – BS in Health Sciences  (Added 04/16/2019)
D.New Certificate Requests
1)DSU – Data Analytics (Undergrad)
​2)SDSU – Pre-Construction Planning (Undergrad)
​3)USD – Introduction to Child Life (Undergrad) -&- Advanced Child Life (Undergrad)
E.New Specialization Requests
​1)SDSU – Data Science, Mathematics and Statistics Specializations (PhD in Computational Science and Statistics)
​F.Intent to Plan Requests
​1)NSU – MS in Special Education
 
G.
Summary of Pending and in-Progress Program Requests
 
   
4.
Policy Revision and Development
 
A.
BOR Policy Revisions
​1)BOR Policy­ 2:7 & 2:26 – Baccalaureate & Associate Degree General Education Curriculum Revisions
 
B.
Academic Affairs Guidelines
​1)AAC Guidelines 8.3 & 8.4 – General Education Curriculum Updates
​2)AAC Guidelines 2.9 & 8.4 Clerical Revisions – IGR Reference Removals
C.​COHE Negotiations  (discussion topic only)
​D.Student Opinion Survey Update
​E.Accessibility Task Force Update
F.Syllabus Accessibility Statement Update
​G. Tuition Benefits for Dependents of Faculty
​H.Credit by Exam Project Update
​I.High Schools as Alternate ACCUPLACER Testing Locations
​J.Math Index Update
​K.Uncommon Course Prerequisites Update
​L.Assessment Report
​M.Use and Definitions of x93 Workshop Courses
​N.In-District Delivery Approval Process
​1)UC-SF & Tea Area School District
​2)USD & Dakota Valley School District  (Revised 04/12/2019)
​O.Program Fee / Discipline Fee Request Process
​P.Honorary Doctorate Degree Request Process
​Q.Section Size Analysis Report    (Excel File)
​R.Credit to Degree Report
​S.Teacher Ed Placement Report
​T.ACTA "What Will They Learn?" Report
​U.Federal Regulations for Distance Education, State Authorization, and Professional Licensure Notifications
​V.Banner Implementation Update  (Added 04/17/2019)
  
5.
Consent
​A.Agreements on Academic Cooperation
​1)Black Hills State University
​2)Northern State University
​3)University of South Dakota
​B.​Articulation Agreements
​1)South Dakota State University
​2)University of South Dakota
​C.Inactive Status and Program Termination Requests – SDSU & USD
​D.Program Review Reports – SDSU
E.​Naming Requests
​1) SDSU – Department of Geography and Geospatial Sciences  (Added 04/16/2019)
​2)SDSU – Department of Allied and Population Health  (Added 04/16/2019)
​3)SDSU – School of American and Global Studies  (Added 04/16/2019)