October 22, 2008

Date of Circulation 

October 22, 2008

Date by which Challenge Must be Received By Marlene Lewis, University Governance (local 2- 1938)

November 5, 2008

Date by which Course/Program Changes will  Automatically be Considered Approved in the Absence of Challenge

November 12, 2008

Comments: The changes herein are intended for implementation in 2009-2010.

[MED 530 was circulated for approval on September 24, 2008. On October 22, 2008 a proposal to change MED 530 to MED 574 was re-circulated for approval. On January 6, 2009 a proposal to make further changes to MED 574 was re-circulated.

On January 9, 2009 the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry withdrew the January 6, 2009 proposed changes to MED 530 and MED 574. This posting reflects the deletion of MED 530 superceding the circular of October 22, and introduces MED 574 as a new course.

The changes are intended for implementation January 2009 and are subject to the usual circulation policies and processes.]

The attached submission contains descriptions of course and/or program changes recently approved by the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. 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:  Marlene Lewis, Administrative Professional Officer, University Governance, local 2-1938.