GenEd Physical Sciences Panel Meeting Summary for April 2014


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Meeting Summary for GenEd Physical Sciences Panel Meeting
Illinois State University, Alumni Center, Normal, IL Friday, April 25, 2014
Members present: : Steve Bennett(Western Illinois University), Joy Branlund(Southwestern Illinois College), Noella Dcruz(Joliet Junior College), Brian Durham(Illinois Community College Board), Krista Jackson(iTransfer System ), Janice Leuchtenberg(iTransfer System ), Rebecca Peebles(Eastern Illinois University), Jennifer Ramm(Lincoln Land Community College), Jennifer Sheppard(Moraine Valley Community College), Ed Stermer(Illinois Central College), Mike Wilson(South Suburban College)
Members present virtually: Robert English(John A. Logan College), Carol Thompson(Northern Illinois University), Sharon Weldon(Illinois State University)
Members Absent: Malinda Aiello(Illinois Board of Higher Education), Linda Denton(Rend Lake College), Delfina Dornes(Lewis & Clark Community College), Linus Griswold(Black Hawk College), Heather McCallister(University of Illinois at Chicago), Cullen Nicholson(Triton College), Kristine Young(Parkland College)

Minutes

 

1.      Introductions and Technology, Welcome New Members.

 

2.     Training, Orientation & iTransfer.org Updates

a.     Sam Wheeler has left ICCB, Brian Durham is filling this role until someone is hired.

b.     Adam Julian has left IAI as Web Programmer, and Janice Leuchtenberg was out of the office for 6 weeks medical leave, so Krista was very busy.

 

3.     Course Review

 

New Courses - 18 course(s)

Resubmitted New Courses - 3 course(s)

Ongoing Review Courses - 5 course(s)

Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses - 9 course(s)

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Courses - 18 course(s)

 

Governors State University

PHYS 2141 - Intermediate Physics I

P1900

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Kennedy-King College (CCC)

231 - General Physics I: Mechanics and Wave Motion

P1900

This Course Has Been Returned

 

Highland Community College

PHYS 141 - Introductory Physics I

P1900L

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Governors State University

PHYS 2142 - Intermediate Physics I Lab

P1900L

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Governors State University

PHYS 2323 - Physics and Society

P1901

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Governors State University

CHEM 1141 - General Chemistry I

P1902

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Governors State University

CHEM 1142 - General Chemistry I Laboratory

P1902L

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Truman College (Harry S) (CCC)

101 - Environmental Studies 101- Man and Environment I

P1905

This Course Has Been Returned

 

Governors State University

ASTR 1111 - Introduction to Astronomy

P1906

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

College of Lake County

ESC 141 - Introduction to Astronomy

P1906

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Governors State University

ASTR 1112 - Introduction to Astronomy Lab

P1906L

This Course Has Been Marked Need More Information

 

Highland Community College

GEOL 132 - Natural Hazards and Disasters

P1908

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Frontier Community College (IECC)

PHY 2112 - General Physics II

P2900L

This Course Has Been Returned

 

 

Lincoln Trail College (IECC)

PHY 2112 - General Physics II

P2900L

This Course Has Been Returned

 

Olney Central College (IECC)

PHY 2112 - General Physics II

P2900L

This Course Has Been Returned

 

Wabash Valley College (IECC)

PHY 2112 - General Physics II

P2900L

This Course Has Been Returned

 

Governors State University

PHYS 1111 - Physical Science Foundations

P9900

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Governors State University

PHYS 1112 - Physical Science Foundations Laboratory

P9900L

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Resubmitted New Courses - 3 course(s)

 

College of DuPage

EARTH 1119 - Weather Impacts and Preparedness

P1905

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Oakton Community College

PHY 222 - General Physics II

P2900L

This Course Has Been Returned

 

Kennedy-King College (CCC)

PHY SCI 107 - Current Public Issues in Physical Science

P9900

This Course Has Been Returned

 

Ongoing Review Courses - 5 course(s)

 

University of St. Francis

PSCI 111 - General Physics I

P1900L

This Course Has Been Marked Need More Information

 

Chicago State University

PHYS 1510 - General Physics I

P1900L

This Course Has Been Marked Need More Information

 

Olney Central College (IECC)

PSC 1101 - Introduction to Physical Science

P1900L

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Kishwaukee College

PHY 250 - Gen Physics I

P1900L

This Course Has Been Marked Need More Information

 

Kishwaukee College

PHY 151 - Intro Phy Lab

P1900L

This Course Has Been Marked Need More Information

 

 

Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses - 9 course(s)

 

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

PHYS 203A - College Physics

P1900

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Kishwaukee College

CHE 210 - Gen Chemistry I

P1902L

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Kishwaukee College

CHE 111 - Basic Chem Lab

P1902L

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Northeastern Illinois University

CHEM 110 - Chemical Concepts

P1902L

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

CHEM 124A - General, Organic & Biolog Chem Laboratory

P1902L

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

CHEM 125A - General Chemistry Laboratory

P1902L

This Course Has Been Conditionally Approved

 

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

CHEM 140A - Chemistry

P1902L

This Course Has Been Marked Need More Information

 

Highland Community College

CHEM 120 - General Chemistry

P1902L

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

Kishwaukee College

CHE 151 - Intro Org Che Lab

P1904L

This Course Has Been Accepted

 

4.     Course Approval Criteria and Submission Process – Review materials

a.     One Minor Wording Change – Krista will edit and email to panel members.

 

5.     Items from Members

a.     Proposed Descriptor for Environmental Science Course – Joy Branlund

 

Environmental Science

 

Examines the use of scientific inquiry to address humans’ dependencies and impacts on the physical environment, including a breadth of topics such as cycles (carbon, water, etc.) and systems, population and economic development, energy resources, natural resources (water, food, minerals), waste, land use, pollution (soil, water and air), global climate change, environmental policy, environmental ethics and personal accountability.

 

1)     Course will be coded P9 901 (Interdisciplinary) with unanimous approval from the panel.

 

6.     Appreciation/Thank You to Departing Members

 

7.     Next meeting will be held Friday, November 21, 2014 at ISU Alumni Center, Room 119.

 

 

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