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Plan: Bachelor Arts Integrated Studies BAIS Program

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Mission Statement: The Bachelor of Arts in Integrative Studies provides a broad interdisciplinary knowledge base and professional experience. This course of study is designed to instill abilities in critical thinking, writing, presentation, and research skills.
  • The Natural Resources emphasis provides knowledge that describes and explains natural resources as these occur in Nevada and the Intermountain West.
  • The Social Science emphasis provides knowledge that describes and explains human social behavior, and the various histories of societies across the world.
GOALS
1.  Goal: Maintain and improve the quality of upper-division program course work. (Theme 1)
  OBJECTIVES
  1.1  Objective: Revise core social science and science courses based on new recommended guidelines.

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    ACTION PLAN  
    1.1.1  Task: Meet with appropriate faculty to determine general guidelines for course content related to program mission and learning objectives. Meet with VPAA and appropriate faculty.

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Completed

    1.1.2  Task: Eliminated

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

    1.1.3  Task: Subcommittee reviews syllabi by discipline to see if program learning objectives are being met and gives recommendations.

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    1.1.4  Task: Recommend course revisions to faculty, discuss, and reach consensus.

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    1.1.5  Task: Revise course syllabi and submit to BAIS committee.

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    1.1.6  Task: Eliminated

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 12 of 2010

    1.1.7  Task: Eliminated

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

2.  Goal: Enhance BAIS program communication. (Theme 3)
  OBJECTIVES
  2.1  Objective: Create and maintain program website.

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Completed

    ACTION PLAN  
    2.1.1  Task: Create program website.

Last changed on 05/19/2010 by Marsha Holford

Status: Completed

    2.1.2  Task: Create faculty websites for linking to program website.

Last changed on 05/19/2010 by Marsha Holford

Status: Completed

    2.1.3  Task: Eliminated

Last changed on 11/30/2010 by Cliff Ferry

3.  Goal: Develop and maintain system of program evaluation for BAIS. (Theme 1)
  OBJECTIVES
  3.1  Objective: Eliminated

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

  3.2  Objective: Develop and implement an five year graduate survey to identify program strength and weaknesses

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    ACTION PLAN  
    3.2.1  Task: Design survey instrument

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    3.2.2  Task: Eliminated

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

    3.2.3  Task: Conduct annual survey by phone and/or through mail

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    3.2.4  Task: Compile and analyze results.

Last changed on 11/23/2010 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    3.2.5  Task: Implement program changes

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Due 05 of 2014

4.  Goal: Expand professional opportunities for students. (Theme 2)
  OBJECTIVES
  4.1  Objective: Identify additional internship sites.

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Completed

    ACTION PLAN  
    4.1.1  Task: Identify potential internship sites.

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Completed

    4.1.2  Task: Create database that includes contact details and internship description (if available)and post on program website.

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

Status: Completed

5.  Goal: Expand teaching resources. (|Revised|04/12/2013|Tamara Cavender| )

Last changed on 04/12/2013 by Tamara Cavender

  OBJECTIVES
  5.1  Objective: Identify resource needs in each core social science or science discipline and purchase those resources.

Last changed on 10/31/2012 by Tracy Shane

Status: Due 05 of 2014

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  




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