Council Meeting Agenda April 9, 2020; York University Faculty of Graduate Studies, 1:00 p.m.

Agenda
Thursday, April *9* 2020
*1:00* p.m.
Please note the new meeting date and time.
This meeting will be held 'remotely' via zoom.  The link to join the meeting may be found in the meeting email notice.

1.  Welcome and Chair’s Remarks

2.  Graduate Students' Association Update

Alia Karim, President, York University Graduate Students' Association

3. Minutes of Previous Meeting (March 5, 2020) (.docx)

4.  Business Arising from the Minutes

5. Dean's Remarks and Discussion

6.  Changes in Degree Requirements

Approved March 11, 2020, by the FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee

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Graduate Program in Business Analytics
Change to course requirements to replace Business Analytics 6300 3.0:  “Case Analysis and Presentation Skills” with new core course Business Analytics 6200 3.0:  “Realizing Value from AI and Analytics in Organizations
(.pdf) | Learning outcomes (.pdf)

Graduate Program in Civil Engineering
Change to program regulations to address minimum time to completion (includes learning outcomes) (.pdf)

Graduate Program in Mechanical Engineering
Change to program regulations to address minimum time to completion
(.docx) | Learning outcomes (.pdf)

Graduate Program in Real Estate & Infrastructure
Changes to course requirements (.pdf) 
| Learning outcomes (.pdf)

7. Curriculum Changes

Approved February 26, 2020, by the FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee’s Academic Affairs Subcommittee, and received for information by the FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee on March 11, 2020

Councillors may view these documents by contacting M. Michael Schiff, Coordinator, Faculty Governance.

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Graduate Program in Business Administration
New Course Proposals
Entrepreneurship 6960 6.0:  “Mentorship Match:  Learning to Innovate with Venture Leaders”
Property 6500 3.0:  “Infrastructure Delivery and Finance”/Prerequisites:  All 5000-series foundations core courses
Management 6960 3.0:  “Management Consulting”

Enrolment Restriction
Property 6600 3.0:  “Real Estate Portfolio Management”/Restricted to students enrolled in the Graduate Program in Real Estate & Infrastructure

Graduate Program in Business Analytics
New Course Proposal
Business Analytics 6200 3.0:  “Realizing Value from AI and Analytics in Organizations”

Course Deletion
Business Analytics 6300 3.0:  “Case Analytics and Presentation Skills”

Graduate Program in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Crosslisting
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science 6803 3.0:  “Micro-fluids for Cellular and Molecular Biology”/Same as Biology 6803 3.0

Changes in Course Title
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science 6329 3.0:  from “Advanced Human-Computer Interaction” to “Empirical Research Methods for Human-Computer Interaction” 

Course Deletion
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science 6400 3.0:  “Computer Engineering Research Projects”

Graduate Program in Film
New Course Proposal
Film 6215 3.0:  “Twenty-First Century Critical Theory and Film and Media Arts”

Graduate Program in Kinesiology & Health Science
New Course Proposal
Kinesiology & Health Science 6375 3.0:  “Techniques in Muscle Physiology”

Graduate Program in Political Science
New Course Proposal
Political Science 6465 3.0:  “Rebellion and Revolution in Modern Latin America”

Change in Title and Course Description
Political Science 6435 3.0:  from “Capitalism and Social Provisioning” to “Capitalism, the State and Social Provisioning”

Graduate Program in Real Estate & Infrastructure
New Course Proposal, Enrolment Restriction
Property 6400 3.0:  “Infrastructure Investment and Finance”/Prerequisite:  Property 6300 3.0/Restricted to students enrolled in the Graduate Program in Real Estate & Infrastructure

Changes in Course Title, Enrolment Restriction
Property 6300 3.0:  from “Partnership Models for Infrastructure Delivery” to “Infrastructure Delivery Modes”/Restricted to students enrolled in the Graduate Program in Real Estate & Infrastructure

Changes in Course Title and Description, Enrolment Restriction
Property 6650 3.0:  from “Commercial Real Estate Asset Management” to “Commercial Real Estate Asset and Portfolio Management”/Restricted to students enrolled in the Graduate Program in Real Estate & Infrastructure

Course Deletion
Property 6750 3.0:  “Finance for Large Infrastructure”

Graduate Program in Social & Political Thought
New Course Proposals
Social & Political Thought 6411 3.0:  “Black Studies:  Concepts and Contexts”
Social & Political Thought 6654 3.0:  “Post-secular Thought”

Graduate Program in Supply Chain Management
Change in Course Description
Operations Management & Information Systems 6230 3.0:  “Coordinating Supply and Demand”

8. Senate Synopsis

Summary of Senate meeting of February 20, 2020 (.pdf/URL)
Summary of Senate meeting and electronic vote conducted March 26 to 30, 2020 (.pdf/URL)

9.  Other Business