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Meeting Notes

October 16, 2009

 

General Studies Taskforce
Notes
October 16, 2009
10:30-12:00 WC133

 

1.  Notes from last meeting were reviewed, no changes or corrections

2.  Reviewed last week’s material and revised the second goal

3.  Discussion points:
                - what does someone need to take out of here as a citizen of the world
                - don’t develop program around exceptions
                - don’t let current course offerings guide the goals and outcomes
                - what do you want your students to get from college
               
4.  Small groups formed to formulate outcomes

Develop Intellectual and Practical Skills

Acquire essential knowledge of principal human achievements of the physical and natural world and perspectives in:  Arts and Humanities, History, Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Natural and Physical Sciences

Understand the interdependence of diverse individuals and communities (or societies)

Integrate knowledge and skills

Written
- Cindy Carlson
- Lunden MacDonald

 

 

 

Speaking
- Katia Campbell
- LynnKaersvang

 

 

 

Critical Thinking/Reasoning
- Bob Hancock
-Sandra Haynes
-Steve Leonard

 

 

 

Quantitative
- Trey Flecher
- Cindy Lindquist
- Tim Mayes

 

 

 

Technology
- Chris Jennings
- Ken Phillips

 

 

 

On Friday, 10/23, the small groups will meet from 10:30 and gather at 11:30 in WC 133 to discuss the results.