July 6, 2012

Date of Circulation July 6, 2012
Date by which Challenge Must be Received By Garry Bodnar, University Governance (local 2-4733) July 20, 2012
Date by which Course/Program Changes will Automatically be Considered Approved in the Absence of Challenge July 27, 2012


Certain changes are intended for implementation in 2012-2013; other changes are for implementation in 2013-2014.  All changes highlighted in yellow have been considered and approved by the GFC Academic Standards Committee (ASC) at its June 21, 2012 meeting and are included herein for information only (ie, they are not subject to challenge).


The attached submission contains descriptions of course and/or program changes recently approved by the Faculty of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences. In accordance with Section 37 of the GFC Policy Manual, this material is posted here for information and/or challenge. Please note that the challenge procedure will only apply to:
  1. offering of new courses;
  2. dropping of existing courses;
  3. changes to the content of existing courses which alter the nature of the course;
  4. changes in prerequisites options and weights; and,
  5. changes to existing programs.
Should you wish to challenge any of the course and/or program changes in the attached submission, please take careful note of the above dates.
If you have any questions or concerns, please call: Garry Bodnar, Director of General Faculties Council Services and Secretary to General Faculties Council, local 2-4733.