University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Curriculum Proposal Form #4R

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University of Wisconsin
-
Whitewater

Curriculum Proposal Form #4
R

Change in or Deletion of an Existing Course


Type of Action
(check all that apply)



Pre
-
r
equisite Change


Add Cross
-
listing *


Technological Literacy


Course Deletion


Title Change



Number Change


Writing Requirement


(other)








Effect
ive Term
:
2127 (Fall 2012)





Current

Course Number

(
subject area and 3
-
digit
course
number
)
:

MCS

4
25



Cross
-
listing

(if applicable)
:








New Course Number

(
subject area and 3
-
digit
course
number
)
:









Cross
-
listing

(if applicable)
:
ITBE
4
25


*If adding a cross
-
listing, include the following:


Required in the
major:

Yes


Required in the minor:

No



Number of credits:


3




Lab hours/week:

0



Contact hours/week:

3


Repeatable

No



Current

Course Title
:

WEB DEVELOPMENT

2

New Course Title
:

MOBILE

DEVELOPMENT


25
-
Character Abbreviation
(if new title)
:
MOBILE

DEVELOPMEN
T



Sponsor(s)
:

Andrew Ciganek

Department(s):


ITBE

College(s):


Business and Economics


2




List all programs that are affected by this change:


Information Technology



If programs are listed above, will this change affect the Catalog and Advising Reports for those
programs? If so, have Form 2's been submitted for each of those programs?

(Form 2 is necessar
y to provide updates to the Catalog and Advising Reports)



NA


Yes


They will be submitted in the future




Proposal Information:
(
Procedures
for form #4R
)



I.

Detailed explanation of changes

(use FROM/TO format)

FROM:

Course listed only
through MCS

Course name changed from Web Development
2

Course prerequisite of
MCS 220 OR COMPSCI 222, MCS 325, MCS 314 AND A
COMBINED CUMULATIVE GPA OF 2.50


TO:

Course now cross
-
listed through MCS and
ITBE

Course nam
e changed to
Mobile

Development

Course
prerequisite:
ITBE 285 AND (COMPSCI 172 OR COMPSCI 174);
ADMISSION TO
THE COLLEGE AND 2.50
OR BETTER GPA
FOR BUSINESS MAJORS; 60 CREDITS
AND 2.00
OR BETTER GPA
FOR MINORS/NON
-
BUSINESS MAJORS FOR WHICH
THIS COURSE IS AN OPTION


II.

Justification for action


The

proposed modification will provide students with additional flexibility when planning
their programs.

The change in course name reflects a
sharper focus towards application
development in a mobile environment, which are skills deemed important by both in
dustry
and our advisory board.