Addendum to the Spring 2016 Curriculum Report: Minor Changes to the MA/MS in Folklore: Public Folklore track

Date of Notice: 
Tue, 05/24/2016
Legislation, Resolution, or Policy Adoption: 
Current Status: 
Approved 05/25/2016

Section I

1.1 WHEREAS, the UO Committee on Courses, the College of Arts and Sciences and the Graduate Council recently approved minor changes to the MA/MS program in Folklore;

Section II:

2.1 BE IT THEREFORE MOVED, the University Senate approves the following addendum to the Spring 2016 Curriculum Report:



College of Arts and Sciences (NEW ITEM)

·      The Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, with approval of the graduate council and with endorsement of the Dean of the Graduate School, has approved changes to the degree requirements for the master of arts and master of science in Folklore: Public Folklore track. Changes include removing courses from requirements that are no longer being taught, reducing the number of required courses to increase flexibility for students, and reducing internship requirement to 4 credits. Effective Fall 2016.

Financial Impact: 

Senate Executive Committee

UO Committee on Courses; Frances White (Anthropology), Chair

Legislative History: 

This is a proposed addendum to the Spring 2016 Curriculum Report passed by the University Senate on May 18, 2016 as US15/16-26: Approval of Curriculum Report, Spring Term 2016