Montana State University

Archived Proposals

Below are the course and program proposals as approved by Faculty Senate.
To view, click the program title.

September 26, 2012
EIND455: Design of Experiments for Engineers
SPNS353: Mexican Americans and the Southwest
MUST482: Electronic Composition
EDU332: Literature and Arts in Context
TASK 127: Business Office Products
HSTR 407: The Soviet Union: Rise, Fall, & Aftermath
AGED 40: Agricultural Relations Issues and Research
CSCI 107: The Joy & Beauty of Computing

October 3 and October 10, 2012
EIND457 "Regression and Multivariate Analysis for Engineers"
PHL 103D "Philosophy and Popular Culture"
Pre-Veterinary Medical Certification
RBPF 104 “Weatherization Installer Technician Intermediate”

RBPF 129 “Manufactured Home Weatherization ”
RBPF 134 “Single Family Energy Auditor”
RBPF 140 “Heating Systems for Energy Auditors and Inspectors ”
RBPF 198 “Internships”

October 17, 2012
RBPF 160 “Building Performance Software”
RBPF 170 “Renewable Energy Concepts ”
RBPF 190 “Building Performance Industry Certificate Prep”
BIOH 309 "Human Neuroscience
STAT 441 "Experimental Design

October 24, 2012
SOCI 335 "Juvenile Justice System"
LS 411 "Sustainability & Human Values"

October 31, 2012
ACT 178 "Beginning Basketball "
ACT 230 "Intermediate Yoga "
ARTH 375-01 "Meeting of Cultures - Roman, Etruscan, Greek"


November 7, 2012
.SPNS 250 "Spanish for Healthcare Professionals"

November 28, 2012
GCP "Certificate of Applied Science Health Information Coding "

January 23, 2013
ACT 105:  “Weight Training”
ACT 106:  “Beginning Tennis”
ACT 107:  “Beginning Running”

February 13, 2013
ARCH 431: “Sustainability in Architecture” (On Page 10)
ARCH 452: “Research Methods in Architecture" (On Page 19)
ANSC 424/BIOM 401:  “Host-Associated Microbial Systems”
HSTR 436: "Armed Conflict in Modern Latin America"

March 7, 2013
Financial Engineering Proposal - REVISED FEB 2013

March 20, 2013
UC 102 — Leadership Explorations
BIOE 427 — Research in Freshwater Ecology
PSCI 423 — Politics of Development
EMEC 361 — Measurement & Instrumentation Lab
EIND 411 — Interaction Design Project
US 140 — Intro to Law and the Legal Profession
GPHY 358 - GPS Mapping Service Learning Component
BIOE 445 - Macroecology: Understanding Ecological Systems Through Global Comparison

March 27, 2013
PSCI 220 - Introduction to Comparative Politics
AGSC 481 - Agriculture Ambassador Seminar


April 5, 2013
Common Hour Examination Policy
Student Conduct Code 310.01


April 10, 2013

PhD Proposal in Materials Science
Materials Science PhD Proposal - Review Comments by the Academic Affairs Working Group
AAAS Review of Proposed Joint PhD Proposal in Materials Science
W Ruff memo to Potvin re Materials Science PhD


April 12, 2013
INTERIM Credit Hour Policy


UH 121 - Hike & Read
UH 131 - Freshmen Research Symposium
US 135 - Veteran Academic Strategies     


The University Honors Program (UHP) at MSU seeks designation as an Honors College

AHMS 160 - Beginning Procedural Coding (Cover Sheet)
AHMS 160 - Beginning Procedural Coding (Proposal)
AHMS 162 - Beginning Diagnostic Coding (Cover Sheet)
AHMS 162 - Beginning Diagnostic Coding (Proposal)
ANTY 356 - Archaeology of Southwest Asia
GPHY 445 - Advanced Regional Geography: The American West
PSCI 353 - British Politics

April 2013 B OR Level II Proposal for the Revision to the BA degree in Environmental Design and MA degree program
January 2013 Proposed Changes to Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Design Curriculum (School of Architecture)

Application for Sabbatical Assignment 2014-2015

ACT 115 - Soccer
ACT 209 - Intermediate Volley Ball
ACT 270 - Intermediate Swimming
BIOM 401 - Host Associated Microbial Ecosystems

October 2, 2013
AGSC 455 - Molecular Plant-Microbe & Insect Interactions
AHMS 108 - Health Data Content & Structure
AHMS 156 - Medical Billing Fundamentals
AHMS 250 - Advanced Medical Coding
AHMS 298A - Professional Practice Experience - Coding
BIOE 375 - Ecological Responses to Climate Change
EDU 411 - Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse K-12 Students
HORT 410 - Horticulture Recitation

October 9, 2013
Merger of Departments of Microbiology and Immunology & Infectious Diseases

October 30, 2013
COURSES
ACt 129-001 - Circuit Training
ACT156 - Aikido
ACT 158 - Taekwondo
ANTY 221 IS - Anthropology, Pop Culture and Everyday Life
ANTY 357 - Foragers of Sub-Saharan Africa
BIOH 465R - Gene Expression Lab; From Genes to Proteins to Cells
BMGT 458 - Advanced Entrepreneurship Seminar
DDSN 245 - Civil Drafting
EELE 456 - Power Systems Protection, Operation & Control
HORT 440 - Urban Planning and Design
M 088 - Mathematical Literacy
NRSG 240 - Complementary and Alternative Healing and the Art of Nursing
SOCI 327 - Sociology of Deviance
SPNS 371 - Latin America in Focus
SPNS 196 - Experiencing Latin America Today I
SPNS 296 - Experiencing Latin America Today II
SPNS 396 - Experiencing Latin America Today III
SPNS 496 - Experiencing Latin America Today IV

PROGRAMS
LRES - Realignment of Undergraduate Majors
COB Management of Information Technology Minor Moratorium
Optics Minor LEVEL II
Optics MS LEVEL II
Gallatin College - Business Management Professional Certificate

November 13, 2013
COURSES
ARTH 370 - American Art
ARTH 460 - Contemporary Art and Ecology
ARTH 461 - Art & Social Activism
BIOM 425 - Toxicology - The Basic Science of Poisons
ECHM 201 - Elementary Principles of Chem & Bio Eng
HSTR 467 - History of Mountaineering
SPNS 341 - Spanish Literature I
SPNS 342 - Spanish Literature II
SPNS 363 IH - Spanish Cinema

PROGRAMS
Online Certification in Gerontology
(Updates for Gerontology Proposal)

OTHER
Curriculum Change to Elec & Computer Eng Degrees (BS Programs)

January 22, 2014

COURSES
BGEN 303 - Professional Coaching Clinic
EMAT 461 - Principles of Tribiology
EMAT 462 - Manufacturing of Composites
MUSE 239 - Beginning Conducting

PROGRAMS
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machining Program - Gallatin College
Industrial Engineering & Management Systems

January 29, 2014
COURSES
ACT 116 - Walleyball

ACT 201 - Power Cycling 2 (Advanced)
ACT 232-001 - Argentine Tango Women Only
ACT 232-002 - Argentine Tango Men Only
ACT 249 - Classic Mat Pilates
SFBS 327 - Measuring Innovation in the Food System

February 12 , 2014
COURSES
EFIN Supporting Documents
EFIN 101 - Introduction to Engineering Finance
EFIN 301 - Engineering& Economic Financial Management I
EFIN 401 - Engineering& Economic Financial Management II
EFIN 499 - Financial Engineering Design Capstone
EIND 468 - Managerial Forecasting & Decision Analysis

February 19 , 2014
COURSES
ECNS 461 - Financial Econometrics

February 26 , 2014
COURSES
BIOM 523 - Mycology
PSCI 553 - Research Methods II - Data Analysis

March 19 , 2014
COURSES
CHTH 245 - Physical Activity, Nutrition and Health in Aging
CHTH 430 - Mental Health and Social Issues in Aging
EMAT 464 - Biomedical Materials Engineering 
FILM 101 H - Understanding Film and Media 
PSYX 383 - Health Psychology
SFBS 466 - Food Resilience, Vulnerability and Transformation 
CHTH 325 - Economic and Public Policies in Aging
CHTH 406 - Caregiving and Aging Families
CHTH 495 - Practicum Experience in Aging
FCS 461 - Principles of Wellbeing in Aging
FILM 201 D - Film History: Origins to the 1960's
FILM 202 D - Film History: 1960's to the Present
DDSN 102 - CAD 1-B
NUTR 499 - Capstone for Dietetics

April 9, 2014

COURSES

ACT 240 - Intermediate Basketball
ECIV 309 - Building Information Modeling in Construction
ENSC 260 - Evolution and Environmental Science
GPHY 329 - Environment and Society
WGSS 494 Seminar - Expert Voices Speaker Series

April 16, 2014
COURSES
BIO 565 - Gene Expressions Lab From Genes to Proteins to Cells
Film 524 - Research Methods
KIN 525 - Neuromechanical Basis of Human Movement
NRSG 609 - Advanced Practice Nursing Leadership
NRSG 620 - Advanced Pharmacology II
NRSG 621 - Advanced Clinical I
NRSG 630 - Advanced Psychopharmacology II
NRSG 631 - Advanced Clinical I
PSYX 510 - Topics in Psych Science

Merger of Leadership Institute and the Leadership Fellowship Programs - For Faculty Senate Discussion
Support for Leadership Institute Becoming a Fee-Based Program
Leadership MOU

May 9 , 2014
COURSES
BEGN 235 - Business Law
BMGT 210 - Small Business Entrepreneurship
BMKT 112 - Applied Sales
BMKT 222 - Customer Service and Marketing
EELE 481 - Optical Design
EELE 517 - Acoustics and Audio Engineering
EELE 584 - Laser Engineering
ETME 462 - Industrial Processing, Control and Automation
M 111 - Technical Math
MCH 103 - Computer Aided Manufacturing, Level I
MCH 120 - Blueprint Reading
MCH 130 - Machine Shop
MCH 231 - CNC Turning Operations, Level I
MCH 234 - CNC Milling Operations, Level I
MUSI 309 IA - Sing the Hallelujah Chorus - Performance and Study
Name Change Women and Gender Studies Minor
NRSG 511 - Pathophysiology & Pharmacology for the Clinical Nurse
NRSG 622 - Advanced Clinical II - Primary Care for Midlife Families
NRSG 674 - DNP Scholarly Project Seminar
PSHYX 510 - Topics in Psychological Science
SPNS 401 - Don Quijote

September 8, 2014
COURSES
LAC 509 - Assessment and Treatment Planning in Addictions II
LAC 510 - Chemical Dependency Counseling II

PROGRAMS
NEW Asian Studies Major & Minor at MSU

October 6 , 2014
UNDERGRADUATE COURSES
SP15 ACT 202 - Intermediate Racquet Ball
SP15 ACT 210 - Intermediate Weight Training
SP15 ACT 256 - Intermediate Taekwondo
SOCI 362 - Sociology of Law Enforcement
SOCI 425 - Victimology and Sociology
BIOE 422 - Insect Ecology
STAT 425 - Biostatistical Data Analysis

GRADUATE COURSES
BIO 514 - Ecological Modeling
BIO 516 - Advances in Ecological Modeling
NRSG 580 - Recognizing, Building and Strengthening Individual and Organizational Resilience
NRSG 623 - Advanced Clinical III Primary Care for Aging Families
NRSG 611 - Program Planning & Evaluation Outcomes & Quality Improvement
NRSG 612 - Ethics Law & Policy for Advocacy in Healthcare
NRSG 614 - Vulnerability and Health Care in Diverse Communities
NRSG 615 - Translational Research for Advanced Practice

October 15 , 2014
PhD PROPOSALS
PhD Degree in Education Program Proposal 10132014
Academic Programs Working Group Final Education PhD Report


October 20 , 2014

UNDERGRADUATE COURSES

BIOB 295 - Miracle Molds, Magical Mushrooms: Fungi in Our World
EQUS 206 - Equine Ethnology: Understanding Horse Behavior
EQUS 424 - Equine Exercise Physiology