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Goucher College 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalogue

Catalog Changes Since Publication as of March 20, 2017


Catalog Changes Since Initial Publication as of March 2017

 

New Courses:

EC 495 - Senior Thesis (4 Cr.)  (approved 5/2/17)

MA 495 - Senior Thesis (4 Cr.)  

 

Updated Courses:

BIO 378 - Developmental Biology (4 Cr.)   - new course description added. (updated 5/2/17)

MA 140 - Introduction to Statistics (4 Cr.)  - course reactivated but only as off-campus course. (updated 5/2/17)

MUS 101 - Fundamentals of Music Theory (4 Cr.)  - credits changed from 2 to 4. (updated 7/5/17)

PHY 101 - Introduction to the Physics Major (1 Cr.)  - course changed to pass/no-pass grading only. (updated 7/7/17)

PSC 290 - Political Science and International Relations Internship (1-4 Cr.)  - course description and credits change. (updated 5/1/17)

SPE 235 - Teaching Mathematics and Science in Inclusive Settings: Methods and Instruction (4 Cr.)   - prerequisite changed to just SPE 100. Previously required permission program too. (updated 4/25/17)

WGS 490 - Internship in Women’s Studies (2 or 4 Cr.)  - credits and description changed. (update 5/2/17)

 

Updated Programs:

GCR Data Analytics Foundations (GCR DAF) PSY 250 - Statistical Methods in Psychology (4 Cr.)  course approved 4/14/2017; MA 140 - Introduction to Statistics (4 Cr.)  course approved 7/1/2017.

GCR Race, Power, and Perspective (GCR RPP) - courses approved 4/25/17 PSY 219 - Black Psychology (4 Cr.) , ES 230 - Political Ecology: Culture, Politics, and Environmental Change (4 Cr.) , LAM 236 - Latina Literature across Borders (2 Cr.) , ENG 236 - Latina Literature across Borders (2 Cr.) , ED 104 - Child and Adolescent Development (4 Cr.) , and COM 213 - Making Sense of Popular Culture (4 Cr.) . Courses approved 5/2/17 SP 361 - Spanish in the Media (4 Cr.) , SP 339 - The Critical Pedagogue: Teaching Spanish as a Cross-Cultural Transformative Process (4 Cr.) , ENG 392 - Contemporary Literary Theory (4 Cr.) , ENG 285 - Contemporary Literature From India, Africa, and Australia (4 Cr.) , SOA 220 - Comparative Race and Ethnic Relations (4 Cr.) , SP 230 - Intermediate Conversation and Composition (4 Cr.) , SP 230S - Intermediate Conversation and Compositions with Community-Based Learning (4 Cr.) , SP 230V - Intermediate Conversation and Composition with On-line Component (4 Cr.) , SP 322 - Survey of Latin-American and Peninsular Literature and Culture (4 Cr.) , LAM 105 - Introduction to Latin American Studies (4 Cr.) , and SP 363 - Spanish in the Workplace: Language and Culture (4 Cr.) . SP 235 - Advanced Conversation and Composition (4 Cr.)  and SP 365 - The Intrepid Dialectologist: Learning Spanish Through Dialects and Community-Based Learning (4 Cr.)  approved 5/10/2017. SOA 275 - Language, Power, and Identity (4 Cr.)  and SOA 255 - Political Anthropology (4 Cr.)  and SOA 245 - Wealth, Power, and Prestige (4 Cr.)  approved 6/12/2017.

LER Textual Analysis (LER TXT) - approved COM 241 - American Cinema (4 Cr.)  and COM 242 - World Cinema (4 Cr.)  (approved 4/25/2017)

Mathematics Major - removed MA 172 requirement (updated 4/25/2017)

Mathematics Major - updated Secondary Education requirements (updated 5/8/2017)

Mathematics Minor - removed MA 172 requirement (updated 4/25/2017)

Physics-Engineering Double Major at Columbia University  - MA 222 requirement changed to MA 222 or MA 224. (updated April 19, 2017)

Physics-Engineering Double Major at Johns Hopkins University  - MA 222 requirement changed to MA 222 or MA 224. (updated April 19, 2017)

Science and Engineering Dual Degree (3+2) Programs  - MA 180 requirement changed to MA 180 or MA 214. MA 222 requirement changed to MA 222 or MA 224. (updated April 19, 2017)

Academic Internship (in General Academic Information section) - removed item about variable credit (updated April 26, 2017)

Political Science major - changed internship requirement from 4 credits to 2-4 credits. (updated April 28, 2017)

Communication major - added a “B-” grade requirement for COM 262 to count for Comm major. (update June 15, 2017)

Advanced Placement (AP) credit - removed course equivalency to MA 172 for AP Calculus AB and AP Calculus BC. Both exams still satisfy GCR DAF even without MA 172 equivalency. (updated July 13, 2017)

 

Updated Policies:

Dance Audit Policy - removed 7/27/17

Tuition and Other Fees Policies - updated 7/27/17