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VPAA 10-08 Service Learning (SL) Designated Courses Policy

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
11-2010
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-08

The following is a policy for establishing Service Learning designated courses in the catalog. This policy addresses the difficulty of ensuring that courses that send students into the community for service learning activities have completed all of the required risk management processes and developed the necessary agreements with the community partner. The policy has two components:

VPAA 10-13 Department Name Change to HSU Center for International Programs

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
05-2011
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-13

At the request of the HSU International Center, and with the endorsement of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, approval has been granted to officially change the department name from HSU International Center to HSU Center for International Programs, effective May 24, 2011. 

VPAA 10-11 Name Change to Academic Programs

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
02-2011
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-11

At the request of the Office of Academic Programs and Undergraduate/Graduate Studies, and with the endorsement of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, approval has been granted to officially change the name “Office of Academic Programs and Undergraduate/Graduate Studies” to “Academic Programs,” effective February 21, 2011. 

 

VPAA 10-10 Department Title Change for Department of Computing Sciences

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
02-2011
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-10

At the request of the College of Natural Resources & Sciences Interim Dean, and with the endorsement of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, approval has been granted to officially change the ”Department of Computing Sciences” to the “Department of Computer Science”, effective February 8, 2011. 

VPAA 10-07 HSU Internship Policy

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
10-2010
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-07

1.          This policy applies to internships taken for academic credit including those taken as independent studies.

VPAA 10/06 Department Name Change to HSU International Center

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
09-2010
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10/06

At the request of the International Programs Office, and with the endorsement of Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, approval has been granted to officially change the department name from International Programs Office to HSU International Center, effective October 15, 2010. 

 

VPAA 10-05 Special Topics (ST) Course Policy

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
09-2010
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-05

All Baccalaureate/Master’s Special Topics Courses will be numbered *80 (e.g. 180/280/380/480/580/680/780); a course number of *80 is only to be used for a Special Topics course.

VPAA 10-04 Policy on Changes in Majors

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
09-2010
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-04

Students are not permitted to change majors after they have earned 90 units, unless the new major can be completed in less than 140 total units. Students changing majors after having earned 90 units are required to complete a new major contract before completing additional units beyond 90.
 

VPAA 10-03 Policy on Second Majors

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
09-2010
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-03

Students may declare and complete a second major only if they meet the following criteria:

VPAA 10-02 Policy on Independent Academic Work (IAW) Courses Numbering and Naming

Applies To:
Month/Year Posted: 
09-2010
Policy Number: 
VPAA 10-02

This policy covers Independent & Directed Study and Senior/Master’s Thesis & Project courses in which the vast majority of learning will be the responsibility of the individual to seek out and acquire knowledge. The following course numbers are appropriate for these S-class courses: 

199, 299, 399, 499, 599, 699, 799 Baccalaureate/Master’s Directed/Independent Study

490/690 Senior/Master’s thesis

492/692 Senior/Master’s Project

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