GenEd Physical Sciences Panel Agenda


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Agenda for GenEd Physical Sciences Panel Meeting
Illinois State University's Alumni Center, Normal, IL, Rm 119 Friday, April 29, 2016 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Attendees: Gretchen Adams (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) ,Malinda Aiello (Illinois Board of Higher Education) ,Ashley Becker (Illinois Community College Board) ,Steve Bennett (Western Illinois University) ,Joy Branlund (Southwestern Illinois College) ,Noella Dcruz (Joliet Junior College) ,Abby Gaier (Danville Area Community College) ,Joe Genslinger (Lewis & Clark Community College) ,Jessica Greminger (Kankakee Community College) ,Krista Jackson (iTransfer System ) ,Adam Julian (iTransfer System ) ,Janice Leuchtenberg (iTransfer System ) ,Janet Matheney (Sauk Valley Community College) ,Heather McCallister (University of Illinois at Chicago) ,R John Muench (Heartland Community College) ,Rebecca Peebles (Eastern Illinois University) ,John Peters (Chicago State University) ,Jennifer Ramm (Lincoln Land Community College) ,George Rutherford (Illinois State University) ,Curtis Shoaf (Parkland College) ,Ed Stermer (Illinois Central College) ,Richard Stillwell (iTransfer System ) ,Nancy Sutton (Parkland College) ,Carol Thompson (Northern Illinois University) ,Adam Tournier (McKendree University) ,Mike Wilson (South Suburban College)



1. Introductions & Technology, Welcome New Members


2. Training, Orientation & Updates


3. Course Review


New Courses - 7 course(s)

Resubmitted New Courses - 6 course(s)

Ongoing Review Courses - 26 course(s)

Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses - 16 course(s)


New Courses - 7 course(s)

Kennedy-King College (CCC) 231 - General Physics I: Mechanics and Wave Motion  P1900L

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign CHEM 101 - Introductory Chemistry  P1902L

Kishwaukee College PHS 130 - Introduction to Astronomy  P1906

Oakton Community College PHY 120 - Practical Astronomy  P1906L 

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign GEOL 100 - Planet Earth  P1909  

Governors State University PHYS 2171 - University Physics I Lecture  P2900L  

Governors State University PHYS 2172 - University Physics I Lab  P2900L


Resubmitted New Courses - 6 course(s)

Parkland College PHYS 120 - How Things Work  P1900  

Parkland College PHYS 129 - How Things Work Laboratory  P1900L  

Highland Community College PHYS 141 - Introductory Physics I  P1900L 

Highland Community College PHYS 143 - General Pyhsicis I  P2900L  

Lewis & Clark Community College PHSC 130 - General Physical Science  P9900L  

American InterContinental University SCIE210 - Environmental Science  P9901


Ongoing Review Courses - 26 course(s)

Richland Community College PHYS 101 - Introduction to Physics 1  P1900L  

University of Illinois at Chicago CHEM 112 - General College Chemistry I  P1902L  

Richland Community College CHEM 100 - Concepts of Chemistry  P1902L 

Richland Community College CHEM 131 - General Chemistry I  P1902L

Morton College CHM 105 - Inorganic Chemistry I  P1902L 

University of Illinois at Springfield CHE 141 - Principles of Chemistry  P1902L

Lewis & Clark Community College PHSC 145 - Intro Geology and Physical Geography  P1905  

Olney Central College (IECC) GEG 1103 - Introductory Meteorology  P1905  

John A. Logan College PHS 107 - Weather and Climate  P1905  

Heartland Community College EASC 121 - Intro to Earth Science  P1905  

Heartland Community College EASC 122 - Introductory Earth Science Lab  P1905L  

Richland Community College EASCI 230 - Intro to Weather & Climate  P1905L  

John A. Logan College PHS 103 - Earth Science  P1905L  

Western Illinois University GEOG 121 - Planet Earth: Surface Processes and Interactions  P1905L  

McHenry County College EAS 120 - Introduction to Meteorology  P1905L  

Harper College PHS 112 - Exploring the Earth and Universe  P1905L  

College of Lake County ESC 120 - Earth Science  P1905L  

College of DuPage EARTH 1115 - Severe & Unusual Weather  P1905L  

Harper College PHS 115 - Introduction to Meteorology  P1905L 

Illinois Central College EASC 111 - Survey of Earth Science  P1905L  

Carl Sandburg College PHY 130 - Physical Universe  P1906  

Richland Community College ASTRO 105 - Introduction to Astronomy  P1906  

Richland Community College EASCI 220 - Intro to Physical Geology  P1907L 

Lincoln Land Community College GEO 101 - Physical Geology  P1907L  

Daley College (Richard J.) (CCC) GEOG 201 - Physical Geology  P1907L  

Triton College GOL 101 - Physical Geology  P1907L


Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses - 16 course(s)

Illinois Central College PHYS 120 - General Physics  P1900L 

University of St. Francis PSCI 111 - General Physics I  P1900L  

Benedictine University CHEM 102 - Introduction to Chemistry Lab  P1902L  

Spoon River College CHE 160 - General Organic, Bio Chemistry  P1902L  

Shawnee Community College CHE 114 - Inorganic Chemistry  P1902L  

Benedictine University CHEM 114 - General Chemistry I Laboratory  P1902L  

Daley College (Richard J.) (CCC) ASTROMY 201 - Descriptive Astronomy I  P1906 

Harper College AST 112 - The Solar System  P1906L  

Illinois Central College PHYSC 114 - Introduction to Astronomy  P1906L  

Black Hawk College ASTR 101 - Descriptive Astronomy  P1906L  

Northern Illinois University GEOL 320 - Environments and Life Through Time  P1907L  

Harold Washington College (CCC) GEOLOGY 201 - Physical Geology  P1907L  

Highland Community College GEOL 126 - Geology  P1907L  

Wabash Valley College (IECC) GEL 1112 - Physical Geology  P1907L 

Frontier Community College (IECC) GEL 1110 - General Geology  P1907L  

Lincoln Trail College (IECC) GEL 1110 - General Geology  P1907L


4. Course Approval Criteria and Submission Process - Review materials 


5.  Select a new Co-Chair to replace Joy


6. Items from Panel Members


7. Date for Next Meeting Friday, November 18th at ISU's Alumni Center, Room 119,  Normal, IL

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