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Plan: Land Surveying Geomatics Department

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Mission Statement: Provide the baccalaureate degree required by NRS 625.270 for licensure as a land surveyor in the State of Nevada utilizing the Bachelor of Applied Science Program Platform provided by Great Basin College.
GOALS
1.  Goal: Maintain and improve quality of geomatics/land surveying program. (|Revised|04/01/2013|James Elithorp| )

Last changed on 04/01/2013 by James Elithorp

  OBJECTIVES
  1.1  Objective: Improve online course quality.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN  
    1.1.1  Task: Enlist volunteer student support to evaluate at least one course each semester.

Last changed on 04/03/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Completed

    1.1.2  Task: Gather data as indicated by Objective 1 “Indicators”

Last changed on 02/23/2010 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

    1.1.3  Task: Create and maintain Streaming Videos for Online Survey Courses. Rotate the Survey Course IAV offering each semester as necessary to create or update streaming videos for online students.

Last changed on 04/03/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

    1.1.4  Task: Recruit and develop adjunct professors to teach in Program

Last changed on 04/03/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

  1.2  Objective: Develop a quantitative link from assessment instruments to course learning outcomes.

Last changed on 04/02/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Completed

    ACTION PLAN  
    1.2.1  Task: Develop initial procedures to determine links.

Last changed on 04/01/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Completed

    1.2.2  Task: Use one course prototype

Last changed on 04/01/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Completed

  1.3  Objective: Adopt new technology to improve distance learning platform.

Last changed on 04/01/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN  
    1.3.1  Task: Adopt LiveNet classroom component

Last changed on 04/01/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

    1.3.2  Task: Adopt other new technologies as available

Last changed on 04/02/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

    1.3.3  Task: Eliminated

Last changed on 11/04/2010 by James Elithorp

    1.3.4  Task: Maintain effective working relationship with Curriculum Development Department.

Last changed on 11/04/2010 by James Elithorp

Status: Completed

    1.3.5  Task: Continue participation in distance education committee

Last changed on 11/04/2010 by James Elithorp

Status: Completed

2.  Goal: Promote program enrollment through effective advising and recruitment. (Theme 1)

Last changed on 10/28/2009 by Cliff Ferry

  OBJECTIVES
  2.1  Objective: Conduct research on on-line student advising.

Last changed on 02/04/2011 by Cliff Ferry

Status: Completed

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
  2.2  Objective: Promote program enrollment through effective advising and recruitment.

Last changed on 04/02/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Due 09 of 2015

    ACTION PLAN  
    2.2.1  Task: Maintain professional affiliations as a major recruitment effort. (See Goal 3)

Last changed on 04/02/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

3.  Goal: Stay current with changes in land surveying/geomatics technology. (Theme 1)

Added on 10/28/2009 by Cliff Ferry

  OBJECTIVES
  3.1  Objective: Maintain participation in state, regional, and national land surveyors organization as a way of keeping up-to-date but also to provide important assistance in recruitment.

Last changed on 02/04/2011 by Cliff Ferry

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN  
    3.1.1  Task: Remain active as a member of the National Society of Professional Land Surveyors and the Nevada Association of Land Surveyors.

Last changed on 04/02/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Ongoing

    3.1.2  Task: Eliminated

Last changed on 04/02/2013 by James Elithorp

    3.1.3  Task: Attend the biennial North American Surveyor Educator’s Conference.

Last changed on 11/04/2010 by James Elithorp

Status: Due 09 of 2015

    3.1.4  Task: Provide volunteer services as a subject matter expert to the NCEES EPS Committee tasked with developing and maintaining the surveying licensure exams, as requested.

Last changed on 11/04/2010 by James Elithorp

Status: Completed

  3.2  Objective: Eliminated

Last changed on 10/28/2009 by Cliff Ferry

  3.3  Objective: Student access to surveying equipment capable of performing current survey practice for laboratories and projects.

Last changed on 02/04/2011 by Cliff Ferry

Status: Due 12 of 2015

    ACTION PLAN  
    3.3.1  Task: Develop a five year plan for the upgrade of critical program equipment.

Last changed on 04/03/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Due 12 of 2015

4.  Goal: Gain and maintain ABET accreditation for the program. (Theme 1)

Added on 10/28/2009 by Cliff Ferry

  OBJECTIVES
  4.1  Objective: Provide foundation for ABET Accreditation.

Last changed on 04/03/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Due 09 of 2015

    ACTION PLAN  
    4.1.1  Task: Collect assessment documents to generate data to support ABET Accreditation

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Due 09 of 2015

    4.1.2  Task: Request ABET Accreditation

Last changed on 04/03/2013 by James Elithorp

Status: Due 12 of 2015





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