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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE BACHELOR OF ARCHITECTURE/BACHELOR OF ARTS, PLAN II DUAL DEGREE PROGRAM IN THE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE SECTION IN THE UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG, 2014-2016

Dean Frederick Steiner in the School of Architecture has filed with the secretary of the Faculty Council the following changes to the School of Architecture section in the Undergraduate Catalog, 2014-2016. The faculty of the college and the dean approved the changes on September 10, 2013. The secretary has classified this proposal as legislation as being of general interest to more than one college or school (but not for submission to the General Faculty).

The Committee on Undergraduate Degree Program Review recommended approval of the change on December 11, 2013, and forwarded the proposed changes to the Office of the General Faculty. The Faculty Council has the authority to approve this legislation on behalf of the General Faculty. The authority to grant final approval on this legislation resides with UT System.

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 an 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 January 17, 2014.
Dean P. Neikirk

Dean P. Neikirk, Secretary
General Faculty and Faculty Council


Posted on the Faculty Council website on January 2, 2014.


PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE BACHELOR OF ARCHITECTURE/BACHELOR OF ARTS, PLAN II DUAL DEGREE PROGRAM IN THE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE SECTION IN THE UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG, 2014-2016



Type of Change:
x
Academic Change

IF THE ANSWER TO ANY OF THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS IS YES, THE COLLEGE MUST CONSULT NEAL ARMSTRONG WHO WILL DETERMINE WHETHER SACS-COC APPROVAL IS NEEDED.:

• Is this a new degree program? No
• Does the program offer courses that will be taught off campus? No
• Will courses in this program be delivered electronically? No

EXPLAIN CHANGE TO DEGREE PROGRAM AND GIVE A DETAILED RATIONALE FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL CHANGE:
At the request of Plan II, cleaned up some Plan II-specific courses in the fifth-year Suggested Arrangement of Courses. 

SCOPE OF THE PROPOSED CHANGE(S):

Does this proposal impact other colleges/schools? If yes, then how?
  Yes. Brings the language in-line with the College of Liberal Arts representation of Plan II degree requirements.
Will students in other degree programs be impacted (are the proposed changes to courses commonly taken by students in other colleges)?
  No.
If yes, explain:
  N/A
Will students from your college take courses in other colleges?
  Yes.
If 3 a, b, or c was answered with yes:
  How many students do you expect to be impacted?
Fewer than ten.

Impacted schools must be contacted and their response(s) included:
Person communicated with: Mary Dillman, Plan II/Dr. Michael Stoff, Director of Plan II
Date of communication: September 10, 2013 (Mary Dillman)/ December 3, 2013 (Michael Stoff)
Response: These changes were initiated by Plan II, not by School of Architecture.
Does this proposal involve changes to the core curriculum or other basic education requirements (42-hour core, signature courses, flags)?
  No.
If yes, explain:
  N/A
If yes, undergraduate studies must be informed of the proposed changes and their response included:
  N/A
Will this proposal change the number of required hours for degree completion?
  No
If yes, explain:
  N/A
COLLEGE/SCHOOL APPROVAL PROCESS:
Department:
Yes
Date: N/A
College:
Yes
Date: September 10, 2013
Dean:
Yes
Date: September 10, 2013

View the edited version of the catalog changes.