Undergraduate Programs Committee
Purpose: to recommend policy and procedures concerning undergraduate degrees and academic programs (including majors, concentration and minors), extended degree programs, international programs, core curriculum, and individual undergraduate courses; and to approve all undergraduate course additions or deletions from the curriculum and any reorientation of existing programs. Membership: five senators; seven faculty, one elected from each of the following academic units: the five colleges (COSM, COSS, COAH, RCOB, COE), the School of Nursing, and the Library; two administrators: the Registrar, and one appointed by the Provost; one student, appointed by SGA. (Total: 15)
XIDS Core Review Committee
The XIDS Core Review Committee is a subcommittee of the Undergraduate Program Committee (UPC) of the Faculty Senate. It is charged with reviewing proposals for new XIDS courses. XIDS courses in existing numbers such as XIDS 2001/2002 and XIDS 2100/2300 will be voted on in this committee and the results forwarded to the UPC as information items. Any new course numbers must be voted on by the UPC. Membership is composed of representatives from each College or Division of the university, elected representatives from disciplines that support the XIDS rubric, and appointed representatives from the UPC (including the Chair).