January 20, 1986 [Revised 29 September 2000; 28 January 2011]
The academic units concerned should be reminded that the Senate Standing Committees have requested that academic units, when submitting proposed course or program changes, provide the required documentation related to:
- Confirmation that the proposed changes have been approved by the Faculty Council where applicable.
- Academic viability and significance of the proposed changes.
- Budgetary implications of the proposed changes including their impact on staffing requirements (full or part-time academic, technical and support) demand on central resources (library, computer) course enrolments, and space, equipment and supply needs.
- The impact the proposed changes will have on the offerings of other academic units and confirmation that those affected have been consulted.
Additional information on procedures related to submitting a Calendar Change
are posted on the Senate website