Academic Affairs

Purpose:

Review, make recommendations, and help to carry out Senate policy regarding curriculum and instructional services.

To include within its purview policy regarding course review and approval, program review, District and GE requirements, catalog, articulation, prerequisite and corequisite validation, review of standards and practices, and instructional assistance (lab techs, tutors, readers, etc.) and class caps.

To create and, where appropriate, have its own members serve as chairs of standing subcommittees of the Academic Affairs Committee, which may include but not be limited to Curriculum Review committee, Catalog Review Committee, Standards and Practices Review Committee, and an Honors Committee. Membership of subcommittees shall contain representatives from other shared governance bodies where appropriate.