Undergraduate Curriculum Proposals & Revisions

Undergraduate Curriculum Timeline

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ProgramAnnual Deadline2020-2021 AY DeadlineUndergraduate Council Deadlines
New undergraduate academic degree program proposals First Friday in October December 11, 2020 First review-February meeting
Second review-March meeting
Proposal to modify an existing Undergraduate academic degree program First Friday in December December 11, 2020 First review-February meeting
Second review-March meeting
Proposal to submit a new course not in inventory for core curriculum or global perspectives First Friday in December December 11, 2020 First review-February meeting
Second review-April meeting
Proposal to submit an existing course for core curriculum or global perspectives Third Friday in January January 15, 2021 First review-March meeting
Second review-April meeting

Undergraduate Course Proposals & Modifications

To create courses new to the TWU curriculum inventory, or to modify courses currently existing in the inventory, faculty should submit proposals to the university Curriculum Committee for consideration. The timeline for course proposals/revisions and related documentation can be found on the university's Curriculum Committee web site. 

Core Course Proposals

Core course proposals may be submitted for courses currently existing in the curriculum inventory, or for courses simultaneously being considered for addition to the inventory via the university Curriculum Committee process. Core course proposals must be accompanied by a proposed syllabus and a letter of approval signed by the respective Department Chair and Dean. Information related to state core curriculum requirements and TWU's current core curriculum can be found on the Core Curriculum web site.  Click to access the TWU Core Course Proposal Form

Global Perspectives Course Proposals

Courses currently existing in the university curriculum inventory, or courses simultaneously being considered for addition to the inventory via the university Curriculum Committee process, may be considered for satisfying the Global Perspectives Graduation Requirement. Related information can be found on the Global Perspectives Graduation Requirement web site. Click to access the Global Perspectives Course Proposal Form

Undergraduate Academic Program Proposals & Revisions

Proposals for new undergraduate academic programs, and requests for substantative change to existing undergraduate academic programs, must follow the New or Revised Undergraduate Academic Program Flowchart

Faculty proposing new academic degree programs should review the following information provided by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board: 

New or revised undergraduate academic program proposals (including new proposals and/or modifications of undergraduate minors, certificates, tracks/concentrations, and academic degree programs) should be accompanied by the following documents and should be uploaded to SharePoint via the New or Revised Undergraduate Academic Program Request form: 

New or revised undergraduate certificates and/or minors should be accompanied by the following respective document(s) and should be uploaded to the Sharepoint via the New or Revised Undergraduate Academic Program Request form: 

Suspension of Active Programs

To suspend an active program, track, minor, or certificate, submit the New or Revised Undergraduate Program Request form and select the removal option. 

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