Credit Hour Policy

Please see the Credit Hour Policy, attached and listed below. Title: Credit Hour Policy Responsible Unit: Academic Directors, faculty Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: September 15, 2018 Introduction The School of Professional Studies uses credit hours to measure the amount of work required in order to complete its courses. Credits are assigned to courses based on a minimum of student/faculty contact … Continue reading Credit Hour Policy

Course and Program Change Revisions Policy

Please see the Course and Program Change Revisions Policy, attached and listed below. Title: Course and Program Change Revisions Policy Responsible Unit: Faculty Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: September 15, 2018 Introduction The Academic Excellence Committee (AEC) is charged with maintaining academic rigor and curricular quality for programs at the School of Professional Studies. The AEC doesn’t speak to every issue … Continue reading Course and Program Change Revisions Policy

Class Cancellation Due to Inclement Weather or Emergencies Policy

Please see the policy regarding Class Cancellation Due to Inclement Weather or Emergencies, attached and listed below. Title: Class Cancellation Due to Inclement Weather or Emergencies Policy Responsible Unit: Executive Committee Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: November 15, 2018 Introduction This policy is intended to establish the protocol for cancelling face-to-face, hybrid, and online class sessions due to inclement weather or … Continue reading Class Cancellation Due to Inclement Weather or Emergencies Policy

Adding Observers to Online Course Platforms Policy

Please see the policy regarding Adding of Observers to Online Course Platforms such as Canvas, attached and listed below. Title: Adding Observers to Online Course Platforms such as Canvas Policy Responsible Unit: Online Support Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: December 15, 2018 Policy Columbia University’s digital learning platforms, such as Canvas, are spaces designed to be used by faculty, associates, teaching … Continue reading Adding Observers to Online Course Platforms Policy

Recording Class Sessions Policy

Please see the Recording Class Sessions Policy, attached and listed below. Title Recording Class Sessions Policy Responsible Unit: Faculty Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: December 15, 2018 Introduction This policy is intended to protect SPS students’ right to privacy and to ensure that instructors and other members of the School of Professional Studies appropriately and legally mange the recording of class … Continue reading Recording Class Sessions Policy