Course Review Process Policy

Please see the Course Review Process Policy, attached and listed below. This policy has been revised by the AEC in January 2020. Title: Course Review Process Policy Responsible Unit: Academic Directors, Academic Affairs Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: January 2020 IntroductionThe Academic Excellence Committee (AEC) is charged with ensuring and maintaining academic rigor and curricular quality and consistency across all programs … Continue reading Course Review Process Policy

SPS Office Hours Policy

Please see the SPS Office Hours Policy, attached and listed below. Title: SPS Office Hours Policy Responsible Unit: Faculty Affairs Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: February 1, 2020 Policy Faculty are required to make themselves available for office hours for an additional 2 hours per week for each course being taught. Office hours are intended to provide students with the ability … Continue reading SPS Office Hours Policy

November 2019: Approved Courses

ERM 5590: Cognitive Bias NECR 5050: Healthcare Negotiation NECR 5090: Fundamentals of Organizational Ombuds Practice NOPM: Disasters and Community: Philanthropic and Nonprofit Engagement SUMA: Solid Waste Management SUSC: Statistics, Data Analysis, and Coding for Sustainability Science SPRT 5150: The Business of Professional Sports Leagues & Franchises Course Overview for ERM 5590Cognitive Bias Insofar as there is a “traditional” field of ERM, it tends to operate … Continue reading November 2019: Approved Courses

October 2019: Approved Courses

Course Name Change: Narrative Medicine: NMED 5110 changed from “Methods in Narrative Medicine” to “Close Reading: Principles, Practice, and Practicum”.  Course Approvals: NECR 5101: Understanding Conflict and Cooperation APAN 5600: Strategy and Analytics SCOM PS5310: Ethical Decision Making for Communicators SPRT 5331: Sports Entrepreneurship HCM 5250: Foundations of Labor & Employment Law Course Overview for NECR 5101Understanding Conflict and Cooperation Conflict is an inherent part … Continue reading October 2019: Approved Courses

Course Cancellation Policy

Please see the course cancellation policy, attached and listed below. Title: Course Cancellation Policy Responsible Unit: Faculty Affairs Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Policy The policy at SPS is not to cancel a course once it has been listed in the Directory of Classes and has student enrollment. In the event of an exception, the program administrator must submit a request for course … Continue reading Course Cancellation Policy