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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING IN THE COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING CHAPTER OF
THE UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG, 2004-2006

Dean Ben Streetman of the College of Engineering has filed with the secretary of the Faculty Council the following proposed changes to the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering in the College of Engineering chapter in The Undergraduate Catalog, 2004-2006. The faculty of the department and the dean approved the proposed changes on October 7, 2003. The dean submitted the changes to the secretary on November 14, 2003. The secretary has classified this proposal as legislation of exclusive application and primary interest to a single college or school.

The edited proposal was received from the Office of Official Publications on March 22, 2004, and was sent to the Committee on Undergraduate Degree Program Review from the Office of the General Faculty on March 23, 2004. The committee forwarded the proposed changes to the Office of the General Faculty on April 6, 2004, recommending approval. The authority to grant final approval on behalf of the General Faculty resides with the Faculty Council.

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 noon on April 16, 2004.


<signed>

Sue Alexander Greninger, Secretary
The Faculty Council



This legislation was posted on the Faculty Council Web site (http://www.utexas.edu/faculty/council/) on April 8, 2004. Paper copies are available on request from the Office of the General Faculty, FAC 22, F9500.

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PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING IN THE COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING CHAPTER OF
THE UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG, 2004-2006

On pages 155-159 under the heading DEGREES in the College of Engineering chapter of The Undergraduate Catalog, 2002-2004, make the following changes:


BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

{No changes to introductory text}

[ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING/BIOLOGY DUAL DEGREE PROGRAM]

[A limited number of very strongly motivated students whose high school class standing and admission test scores indicate strong academic potential is admitted into the dual degree program in biology and electrical engineering. Graduates earn both the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and the Bachelor of Science in Biology. The program is offered jointly by the Colleges of Engineering and Natural Sciences; students register in the College of Engineering.

Additional information about the engineering/biology dual degree programs is given on page 132.
]


RATIONALE: There has been no interest in this program.


CURRICULA

{No changes}

TECHNICAL AREA OPTIONS

{No changes to introductory text, areas 1 through 10}

AREA 11, ROBOTICS AND CONTROLS

Electrical Engineering 345L, Microprocessor Applications and Organization9
Electrical Engineering 362K, Introduction to Automatic Control10
[Electrical Engineering 370, Automatic Control II]
Electrical Engineering 370K, Computer Control Systems
Electrical Engineering 370L, Introduction to Manufacturing Systems Automation
Electrical Engineering 370N, Introduction to Robotics and Mechatronics
Electrical Engineering 371D, Introduction to Neural Networks
Electrical Engineering 371R, Digital Image and Video Processing
[Mathematics 365C, Real Analysis I]
Mathematics 374, Fourier and Laplace Transforms

{No changes to areas 12 through 15}