GenEd Life Sciences Panel Agenda


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Illinois Board of Higher Education
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Agenda for GenEd Life Sciences Panel Meeting
ISU's Alumni Center, Rm 119, Normal, IL Friday, November 13, 2015 10:00AM to 2:30PM
Attendees: Malinda Aiello (Illinois Board of Higher Education) ,Ashley Becker (Illinois Community College Board) ,Gary Bulla (Eastern Illinois University) ,Jonathon Cohen (Kankakee Community College) ,Laurie Cubit (McHenry County College) ,Marc Dal Ponte (Lake Land College) ,Lynnette Danzl-Tauer (Rock Valley College) ,Tracey Dosch (Waubonsee Community College) ,Terese Dudek (Kishwaukee College) ,Krista Jackson (iTransfer System ) ,Adam Julian (iTransfer System ) ,Carey Krajewski (Southern Illinois University Carbondale) ,Keith Krapf (John A. Logan College) ,Kristen Larson (Kankakee Community College) ,Janice Leuchtenberg (iTransfer System ) ,Stephanie Loveless (Danville Area Community College) ,Kelly McConnaughay (Bradley University) ,Melissa Michael (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) ,Jane Miller (Heartland Community College) ,Clark Niepert (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) ,James O'Leary (South Suburban College) ,Susan Rohde (Triton College) ,Sedonia Sipes (Southern Illinois University Carbondale) ,Richard Stillwell (iTransfer System )


1. Introductions & Technology, Welcome New Members


2. Training, Orientation & Updates


3. Course Review

1. Introductions & Technology, Welcome New Members

2. Training, Orientation & Updates

3. Course Review

Courses For Panel Review
10 New Courses
8 Resubmitted New Courses
35 Ongoing Review Courses
9 Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses

New Courses
L1900: McKendree University: BIO-101: Introductory Biology
L1900: American InterContinental University: SCIE206: Biology
L1900L: Harper College: BIO 116: Fundamentals of Organismal Biology
L1900L: Harper College: BIO 115: Fundamentals of Cellular Biology
L1900L: Rockford University: BIOL 150: Principles of Biology
L1900L: McKendree University: BIO-101L: Introductory Biology Lab
L1900L: American InterContinental University: SCIE207: Biology Lab
L1904: Triton College: ANT 102: Introduction to Biological Anthropology
L1905: Sauk Valley Community College: BIO 140: Environmental Biology
LP900: DeVry University - Illinois: SCI214: Integrated Science

Resubmitted New Courses
L1900: American InterContinental University: SCIE  206: Biology
L1902L: Heartland Community College: BIOL 132: Animals and Society
L1902L: Truman College (Harry S) (CCC): 211: Biology - General Zoology
L1904: Kennedy-King College (CCC): BIO 023 107: Nutrition-Consumer Education
L1904L: Shawnee Community College: BIO 115: Human Biology
L1905: Danville Area Community College: SUS 100: Principles of Sustainability
LP900: American InterContinental University: SCIE 210: Environmental Science
LP900L: Richland Community College: SCI 101: Integrated Science 1

Ongoing Review Courses
L1905: Southern Illinois University Carbondale: ZOOL 312I: Conservation Natural Resources
L1905: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: IB 105: Environment Biology
L1905: Northeastern Illinois University: BIOL 104: Chng Natrl Environ
L1905: College of Lake County: BIO 140: Environmental Biology without Lab
L1905: Joliet Junior College: BIO 146: Ecological Conservation
L1905: Lewis & Clark Community College: BIOL 145: Natural Resources & Environmental Sci
L1905: Waubonsee Community College: BIO 110: Environmental Biology
L1905: Lewis & Clark Community College: BIOL 165: Ecological Principles
L1905: Prairie State College: BIOL 105: Environmental Biology
L1905: Robert Morris University: SCI 112: Environmental Science
L1905: Black Hawk College: BIOL 201: Environmental Biology II
L1905: Kaskaskia College: BIOL 146: Environmental Biology
L1905: Lincoln Trail College (IECC): LSC 1105: Environmental Biology
L1905: Olney Central College (IECC): LSC 1105: Environmental Biology
L1905: Wabash Valley College (IECC): LSC 1105: Environmental Biology
L1905: Northern Illinois University: BIOS 106: Environmental Biology
L1905: Harper College: BIO 103: Man and Environment
L1905L: Harper College: BIO 150: Field Biology
L1905L: Triton College: BIS 105: Environmental Biology
L1905L: McHenry County College: BIO 130: Environmental Field Biology
L1905L: Moraine Valley Community College: NAT 111: Environmental Science I
L1905L: Moraine Valley Community College: NAT 112: Environmental Science II
L1905L: Kankakee Community College: BIOL 1584: Environmental Biology
L1905L: Illinois Central College: BIOL 115: Native Plants and Animals
L1905L: Lincoln Land Community College: BIO 104: Life in the Environment
L1905L: Illinois Central College: BIOL 250: Field Biology
L1905L: Illinois Central College: BIOL 114: Environmental Biology
L1905L: Rend Lake College: BIO 1102: Environmental Ecology
L1905L: Elgin Community College: BIO 115: Environmental Biology
L1905L: Southeastern Illinois College: BIOL141: Environmental Science
L1905L: Waubonsee Community College: BIO 111: Environmental Biology Laboratory
L1905L: College of Lake County: BIO 120: Environmental Biology
L1905L: Highland Community College: BIOL 116: Introduction to Ecology
L1906: Harold Washington College (CCC): Biology 109: Human Genetics and Evolution
L1906L: Triton College: BIS 102: Human Heredity and Society

Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses
L1901L: Truman College (Harry S) (CCC): BOTANY 201: General Botany I
L1902L: Truman College (Harry S) (CCC): ZOOLOGY 211: General Zoology
L1902L: Southeastern Illinois College: AG 121: Introductory Animal Science
L1902L: Danville Area Community College: BIOL 104: Zoology
L1902L: Shawnee Community College: BIO 216: Survey of the Animal Kingdom
L1904L: Daley College (Richard J.) (CCC): BIOLOGY 115: Human Biology
L1906: University of St. Francis: BIOL 112: Intro to the Principles of Heredity
L1906L: College of DuPage: BIOLO 1130: Fundamentals of Biotechnology
L1907: Lewis & Clark Community College: BIOL 173: Evolutionary Theory

4. Course Approval Criteria and Submission Process - Review materials 

5. Items from Panel Members

  1. AP Legislation to be discussed - Related work to be completed in Spring

  2. Further discussion of new identifier for applied sciences courses

6. Dates for Next Meetings – TBD at meeting

The IAI GECC Life Sciences panel will meet on Friday, November 13th, at 10 am at ISU's Alumni Center, Rm 119, in Normal, IL. Lunch will be provided for in-person participating members. Conference call information and web meeting information, if available, and an agenda will be provided closer to the meeting. For more information regarding agenda/meeting items, contact the panel manager, Malinda Aiello at, ph # (217) 557-7355. For questions about the venue, contact Krista Jackson or Janice Leuchtenberg at, ph #309-438-8640/7114.


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