SECRETARY’S REPORT
NOVEMBER 18, 2013


VII.
STATUS OF LEGISLATION APPROVED BY THE FACULTY COUNCIL OR THE GENERAL FACULTY.

A.
ITEMS COMPLETED SINCE THE LAST REPORT.

D 10626 Resolution from the Faculty Council Executive Committee Regarding Conferral of Degrees. Posted on the Faculty Council website on October 1, 2013, and classified as general legislation. On October 21, 2013, the Faculty Council endorsed the resolution and transmitted it to the president for his information. No further action is required.

D 10627-10629 Proposed Changes to the Bachelor of Fine Arts: Acting Major Degree Program in the College of Fine Arts Chapter in the Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2016. Posted on the Faculty Council website on September 26, 2013, and classified as legislation of exclusive application and primary interest only to a single college or school. The Committee on Undergraduate Degree Program Review recommended approval of the change on September 25, 2013, and forwarded the proposed changes to the Office of the General Faculty. On October 3, 2013, the Faculty Council approved the legislation on a no-protest basis, and it was transmitted to the provost on behalf of the president on October 4, 2013. On October 16, 2013, Provost Fenves transmitted the proposal to UT System recommending approval. On November 1, 2013, UT System granted final approval.

D 10630-10634 Proposed Changes to the Bachelor of Music in Jazz Degree Program in the College of Fine Arts Chapter in the Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2016. Posted on the Faculty Council website on September 26, 2013, and classified as legislation of exclusive application and primary interest only to a single college or school. The Committee on Undergraduate Degree Program Review recommended approval of the change on September 25, 2013, and forwarded the proposed changes to the Office of the General Faculty. On October 3, 2013, the Faculty Council approved the legislation on a no-protest basis, and it was transmitted to the provost on behalf of the president on October 4, 2013. On October 16, 2013, Provost Fenves transmitted the proposal to UT System recommending approval. On November 1, 2013, UT System granted final approval.

D 10635-10637 Proposed Changes to the Bachelor of Social Work Degree Program in the School of Social Work Chapter in the Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2016. Posted on the Faculty Council website on September 26, 2013, and classified as legislation of exclusive application and primary interest only to a single college or school. The Committee on Undergraduate Degree Program Review recommended approval of the change on September 25, 2013, and forwarded the proposed changes to the Office of the General Faculty. On October 3, 2013, the Faculty Council approved the legislation on a no-protest basis, and it was transmitted to the provost on behalf of the president on October 4, 2013. On October 16, 2013, Provost Fenves transmitted the proposal to UT System recommending approval. On November 4, 2013,  UT System granted final approval.

D 10638-10666 Proposed Changes to the School of Business Chapter in the Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2016. Posted on the Faculty Council website on September 26, 2013, and classified as legislation of exclusive application and primary interest only to a single college or school. The Committee on Undergraduate Degree Program Review recommended approval of the changes on September 25, 2013, and forwarded the proposals to the Office of the General Faculty. On October 3, 2013, the Faculty Council approved the legislation on a no-protest basis, and they were transmitted to the provost on behalf of the president on October 4, 2013. On October 16, 2013, Provost Fenves transmitted the proposals to UT System recommending approval. On November 11, 2013, UT System granted final approval.
  • Proposed Changes to the Admission and Registration Portion (D 10638-10640)
  • Proposed Changes to the Graduation Portion (D 10641-10643)
  • Proposed Changes to the Business Honors Program (D 10644-10646)
  • Proposed Changes to the Accounting Degree Program (D 10647-10650)
  • Proposed Changes to the Finance Degree Program (D 10651-10654)
  • Proposed Changes to the Management Degree Program (D 10655-10657)
  • Proposed Changes to the Management Information Systems Degree Program (D 10658-10659)
  • Proposed Changes to the Supply Chain Management Degree Program (D 10660-10661)
  • Proposed Changes to the BBA in Science and Technology Management Degree Program (D 10662-10664)