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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY
Richard W. Lariviere, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, filed with the Secretary of the Faculty Council the proposal below for changes in requirements for graduating with honors in economics in the College of Liberal Arts chapter of The Undergraduate Catalog, 1998-2000. The faculty and the dean of the College of Liberal Arts approved the changes on November 3, 1999. The edited proposal was received from the Office of Official Publications on February 17, 2000. The secretary has classified this proposal as legislation of exclusive application and primary interest to a single college or school.
If no objection is filed with the Office of the General Faculty by the date specified below, the legislation will be held to have been approved by the Faculty Council. If objection is filed within the prescribed period, the legislation will be presented to the Faculty Council at its next meeting. The objection, with reasons, must be signed by a member of the Faculty Council.
To be counted, a protest must be received in the Office
of the General Faculty by April 4, 2000.
CHANGES IN REQUIREMENTS FOR GRADUATING WITH HONORS IN ECONOMICS IN THE COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS CHAPTER OF THE UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG, 1998-2000, OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
On page 241, in the College of Liberal Arts chapter of The Undergraduate Catalog, 1998-2000, in the section "ACADEMIC POLICIES AND PROCEDURES," subsection "DEPARTMENTAL HONORS PROGRAMS," make the following changes. The following text incorporates changes approved via D&P 1697916980.
Economics Honors Program
Majors who are candidates for special honors in economics
should apply to the honors adviser for admission to the honors program
by the beginning of the first semester of their junior year; they must
apply no later than two semesters before graduation. A University grade
point average of at least 3.00 and a grade point average in economics
of at least 3.50 are required for admission. The requirements for graduation
with special honors are (1) at least thirty-one semester hours
in economics; (2) a grade point average of at least 3.30 in any three
of the following five upper-division courses: Economics [