Courses and Programs Committee

The Courses and Programs Committee (C&P) is responsible for formulating and recommending to Academic Senate Council policies and procedures related to the programs and courses offered by the district. The Courses and Programs Curriculum Committee (CPCC) acts by means of careful study and open discussion to assure the district’s curriculum has consistent quality, rigor, and compliance with state regulations and standards, as well as with district policies and procedures, including ensuring that course outlines of record include student learning outcomes. Routine curricular matters are recommended to the Academic Senate Council for ratification on its consent calendar and forwarded directly to the Board of Trustees for final approval.

Chair:

Faculty member appointed by the Academic Senate president. The C&P chair has no term limit.

Full Committee membership consists of thirteen faculty (including the chair, articulation officer, and director of online education), three administrators, two classified staff, one associate faculty, and one student, all of whom are selected by their appropriate constituent group.

The curriculum subcommittee (CPCC) consists of one instructional administrator and thirteen full-time faculty who are selected to represent the following curricular areas:

Terms:

All members appointed to serve three-year terms. There are no term limits for C&P members

Meeting Schedule:

Second and fourth Thursdays of each month, 2-4:00 p.m.

Committee Members 2014-2015