Course Support Policy

Please see the course support policy, attached and listed below. Title: SPS Course Support Policy Responsible Unit: Faculty Affairs Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: May 1, 2019 Policy Associates (junior faculty members) or Teaching Assistants (TAs) may be hired to help support the Lecturer in the day-to-day activities related to their course, if the course meets the necessary enrollment thresholds for … Continue reading Course Support Policy

May 2019: Approved Courses

APAN 5470: Introduction to Blockchains, Cryptocurrencies & Analytics; SCOM 5020: The Strategic Storyteller; ACTU 5823: Actuarial Models; NECR 5105: Introduction to Negotiation; NECR 5207: Advanced Mediation (Block Week); HCM 6011: Business Partnerships HCM 5200: Finance for Effective Human Capital Management; HCM 5100: Introduction to Human Capital Management; BIET 5475: Journalism & Bioethics; NMED 5045: Race, Narrative, and Medicine: Descripting Non-Compliant African American Bodies APAN 5470 … Continue reading May 2019: Approved Courses

April 2019: CNAD Program Changes

The Construction Administration (CNAD) program will be revising their curriculum for Spring 2020. These changes were informed by student and alumni surveys, fulfilling a need to tailor curricula to student interest, career path, and level of professional experience. Summary of Changes: Incorporation of introductory 1.5 credit courses. This will allow students to gain breadth and explore multiple themes at a low credit commitment before choosing … Continue reading April 2019: CNAD Program Changes

April 2019: Approved Courses

Nonprofit Management 5290: Role and Unique Nature of Nonprofits; Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 5240: International Fieldwork NOPM 5290 Course Overview: This introductory course sets the context for the unique and fundamental role the nonprofit sector has played – and currently plays – in American society and as a global leader. Changing perceptions of the social compact and the role of nonprofits in civil society will … Continue reading April 2019: Approved Courses

Hybrid Course Policy

Please see the Hybrid Course Policy, attached and listed below. Title: Hybrid Course Policy Responsible Unit: Instructional Design, Academic Affairs Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: June 15, 2018 Introduction The Office of Instructional Design and the Office of Academic Affairs are responsible for ensuring that all courses in the School of Professional Studies comply with the regulatory requirements of the federal … Continue reading Hybrid Course Policy

Faculty Attendance Policy

Please see the Faculty Attendance Policy, attached and listed below. Title: Faculty Attendance Policy Responsible Unit: Faculty Affairs Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: April 3, 2019 Policy Per Columbia University’s Faculty Handbook, under obligations of instructional and research officers, it is the responsibility of the instructor to meet all scheduled classes. In the event of an unavoidable absence due to emergencies, religious … Continue reading Faculty Attendance Policy