Council Meeting Agenda March 5, 2020; York University Faculty of Graduate Studies

Thursday, March 5, 2020
3:00 p.m.
N940 Ross Building (Dr. Robert Everett Senate Chamber)

1.  Welcome and Chair’s Remarks

2. Minutes of Previous Meeting (February 6, 2020) (.docx)

3.  Business Arising from the Minutes

4. Dean's Remarks and Discussion

5.  Changes in Graduate Diploma Requirements

Approved February 12, 2020, by the FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee

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Graduate Diploma in Curatorial Studies in Visual Culture (.doc)(Type 2 – Concurrent)

6. Draft University Academic Plan

Senate Academic Planning, Policy & Research Committee's UAP Renewal site

Preliminary discussion

7. Community Feedback on the 3 Minute Thesis


8. Broadening the Thesis and Dissertation


9. C4:  Cross-Campus Capstone Classroom

C4 Information (.pdf) | C4 Presentation (.pdf)

Danielle Robinson

10. Curriculum Changes

Approved February 12, 2020, by the FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee’s Academic Affairs Subcommittee, and received for information by the FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee on February 12, 2020

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

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Graduate Program in English
New Course Proposal
English 6982 3.0:  “The Post-Romantic Tradition”

Graduate Program in Études françaises
New Course Proposal
Études françaises 5618 3.0 :  « Variation du français nord-américain »

Graduate Program in Geography
New Course Proposal
Geography 5350 3.0:  “Geographies of Immigration, Ethnicity and Race in the City”

Graduate Program in Health
New Course Proposals
Health 5000 3.0:  “Directed Studies in Health Studies”
Health 5200 3.0:  “Health Policy Practicum”/Prerequisite:  Health 5485 3.0:  “Public Policy and Health”

Graduate Program in Law
    Part-Time LLM in Energy & Infrastructure Law
New Course Proposal
Energy & Infrastructure Law 7003 6.0:  “Canadian Law of Environmental Protection”

    Part-Time LLM Specializing in General Law
New Course Proposals
General Law 6201 3.0:  “Canadian Legal Research and Analysis”
General Law 6202 3.0:  “Introduction to Graduate Legal Academic Writing”

Graduate Program in Psychology
New Course Proposals [two new half courses replace existing full course]
Psychology 6431 3.0:  “Cognitive Assessment”
Psychology 6432 3.0:  “Personality Assessment”

Course Deletion [replaced by two half courses above]
Psychology 6430 6.0:  “Assessment in Psychology”

Change in Course Description
Psychology 6273 3.0:  “Computer Programming for Experimental Psychology”

11.  Other Business