MINUTES OF A MEETING OF THE UNDERGRADUATE

CURRICULUM COMMITTEE

August 2, 2000

 

Members Present: Cain (MATH); Evans (Student); Hughes (ECE); McIver (REG); McMath (Provost); Schneider (DCOM)

Visitors: Boyd (ODOS); DiSabatino (ODOS); Duke (MATH)

 

  1. The School of Mathematics requested the approval of a MINOR in MATHEMATICS. This minor will have two tracks. Track I will consist of broad core coverage of mathematics at an advanced level, and Track II has 6 distinct core specializations.

Track I: MATH 4317, MATH 4107, MATH 4305 and 9 additional hours Mathematics courses at the 3000 level or above.

or

Track II: At least 9 hours in one of the following fields:

    1. Analysis: MATH 4317, 4318, 4320, 4581, 4640, 4641
    2. Algebra and Number theory: MATH 4107, 4108, 4150, 4305, 4012
    3. Probability Statistics: MATH 3215, 3770, 4221, 4222, 4225, 4261, 4262, 4280
    4. Dynamics and Differential equations: MATH 4347, 4348, 4541, 4542, 4581
    5. Discrete Mathematics: MATH 3012, 4012, 4022, 4032, 4580
    6. Geometry and Topology: MATH 4431, 4432, 4441

and 9 additional hours Mathematics courses at the 3000 level or above.

The motion to approve was made and seconded. Motion approved. Unanimous.

  1. Forty-two student petitions were reviewed by the committee:
  2. fourteen - were readmitted Fall

    five - were denied readmission Fall

    eight - were allowed to return Fall after withdrawing Summer

    two - to overload hours

    one - to waive the 36 hour regulation

    seven - to withdraw past deadline

    one to have Public Speaking class count

    one to take MATH course with low GPA

    one to substitute humanities for ENGL

    one to use ECE special topics for ECE 6000 9000

    one to substitute CS course for CS

  3. The Dean of Student Services reported the following actions:

INTA-one student

placed on indefinite disciplinary warning; will receive a grade of "0" on assignment in question in MGT 2000B for Spring Term 2000.

MGT-one student

placed on disciplinary probation through Fall Term 2000; final will be graded as is, final grade for MGT 3310 will drop one letter grade for Spring Term 2000.

MGT-four students

will receive grade of "0" on assignment in question in MATH 1711A4.

MGT-one student

placed on indefinite disciplinary warning; will receive a grade of "0" on assignment in question in MGT 2200B for Spring Term 2000.

MGT-one student

placed on indefinite disciplinary warning.

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Adjourned,

M. Jo McIver

Registrar