Instructions for Submissions to the Curriculum Committee -- 2017-2018
1. Before Submitting a Proposal, review:
* Calendar - For submission deadlines and meeting dates (Deadlines may be adjusted based on the academic calendar.)
* Curriculum Handbook - This is your main guide to understanding and preparing curriculum
2. Use CurricUNET to draft your proposal:
* CurricUNET User Manual Support Page - For step-by-step instructions, screenshots, and video tutorials
* Create or Modify Course Outline or Addenda Task Guide and Create or Modify Major or Certificate Task Guide - Handout/cheat sheet for processing curriculum through CurricUNET
* Technical Review Avoiding Common
Errors (TRACE) checklists - USE these to guide you
through the outline content requirements.
* Hours and Units Calculations Quickguide - for checking hours and units
For questions on the software, request help through the
CurricUNET Support Request form.
3. Launch your proposal in CurricUNET:
4. Guide your proposal through the workflow:
You are not done yet! Your active
participation in ensuring that your proposal moves through the reviews
and approvals process in a timely manner is usually necessary.
Help move your proposal through by
checking the status in CurricUNET, by carefully and thoroughly
responding to all communications about your proposal, and by bringing
it to the attention of those who need to sign off on it.
The Approvals and Worfklow section of the User Manual outlines the variety of steps that occur after a proposal is launched.
5. Timely completion of stipulations (after the Curriculum Committee meeting):
If your proposal is reviewed by the
Curriculum Committee during a meeting and stipulations (changes) are
Stipulations are available in
CurricUNET after the meeting,
Changes must be made and resubmitted
within CurricUNET within a short time period, see the
Proposals approved with stipulations
that are not resubmitted correctly in a timely manner may be moved
back to the department chair to start over again