Goucher College 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    
    Oct 03, 2022  
Goucher College 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

Catalog Changes Since Publication as of March 31, 2021


Catalog Changes Since Initial Publication on March 31, 2021

POLICY UPDATES:

Leave of Absence Policy - effective 03/08/2021 Leave of absences taken during the three semesters affected by COVID-19 in which Goucher College moved to remote instruction (spring 2020, fall 2020 and spring 2021) will not apply towards the two semester limit for leave of absence.

Online Course Policy - effective 6/19/2020 - Goucher online courses taken the summer and fall of 2020 will not count towards the 12 credits maximum of online/distance-learning courses that can apply toward the 120 credit minimum required for a BA degree. Updated 8/10/2020 - also includes non-Goucher courses. Updated 10/12/2020 - Goucher and non-Goucher online courses taken in winter 2021 and spring 2021 will not count towards the 12 credits maximum of online/distance-learning courses that can apply toward the 120 credit minimum required for a BA degree.

Course Pass/No-Pass Grading Option Policy - updated 8/10/2020 to change the deadline to select pass/no-pass grading for full semester or second 7-week course to now be the last day of classes, November 18, 2020. Update 2 - the deadline to select pass/no-pass grading for a full semester or second 7-week course will now be May 7, 2021.

Course Withdrawal Policy - updated 8/10/2020 to change the deadline to withdraw from a course for the fall 2020 semester only to now be the last day of classes, November 18, 2020. Update 2 - the deadline to withdraw from a full semester or second 7-week course will now be May 7, 2021.

GCR RPP LYE - updated 05/06/21 to waive for 2021-22 graduating students.

Latin Honors - updated 04/19/21 to change the number of graded credits needed for Latin Honors for May 2021 and August 2021 graduating undergraduate students from 60 to 56.

Repeated Courses Policy - Ordinarily, no student may register for the same course more than twice, with the exception of special topics courses with different content. Approval must be obtained from the appropriate program director if a student wishes to repeat a course beyond this limit.  The struck out content for the repeat policy is rescinded as of 11/21/2021.

PROGRAM UPDATES:

Sociology/Anthropology Major, Social Justice Concentration - SOA 393 added to Institutions and Social Change area 04/01/21

IIM Major - Updates to program 10/11/21

NEW PROGRAMS:

 

COURSE CHANGES:

ART 393 - new title 11/01/21

CPEB 250 - new title and description 09/01/21.

DAN 146/MUS 146 - African Dance and Drum Ensemble - reactivated 10/08/21

DAN 418 - Reimagine Heritage in USA Dance Concert - inactivated 03/05/21

DMC 331 - Mathematical Modeling - inactivated 03/11/21

HIS 235 - American Revolution - WEC as of Spring 2022

LIT 265 - The English Novel from Austen to Woolf - inactivated 05/04/21

MA 240 - Probability and Statistics - inactivated 03/11/21

PSC 333 - State Politics and Policy - no longer satisfies GCR DA-AC if taken after fall 2021. Prerequisite of DAF removed.

PHY 321 - Advanced Laboratory - satisfies GCR DA-AC if taken spring 2022 and later

NEW COURSES:

DAN 318   - Reimagine Heritage in USA Dance Concert - new course 03/05/21
 
DMC 240   - Probability and Statistics - new course 03/11/21
 
LIT 266   - Special Topics in the 19th Century British Novel - new course 05/04/21