The Curriculum Committee shall serve in an advisory capacity to the Academic Senate by developing policy recommendations which the Board of Trustees have elected to "rely primarily" on the advice and judgment of the Academic Senate, and for which the Curriculum Committee shall provide policy recommendations and procedures are:
In addition, graduation requirements, general education requirements, transfer requirements, articulation agreements and other matters relating to the curriculum may be reviewed by the Curriculum Committee for formulating policy recommendations and procedures to the Academic Senate.
The Curriculum Committee shall also serve in an advisory capacity to the Academic Senate and the Chief Executive Officer, as the Board of Trustees designee, on academic and professional matters on areas where mutual agreement must be reached before being submitted to the Board of Trustees. The eight areas that the Curriculum Committee shall provide policy recommendations procedures to the Academic Senate and the Chief Executive Officer are:
In addition, community needs assessments, instructional methodologies, catalog and schedule development, and other matters relating to programs and instruction may also be reviewed by the Curriculum Committee for formulating policy recommendations and procedures to the Academic Senate and the Chief Executive Officer.
The voting members shall be the Academic Senate Representative (Chair); Department Chairpersons; Distance Education Coordinator; Disabled Student Programs and Services Director; Counseling Representative; Articulation Officer; Assistant Librarian; and Associated Student Government Representative.
The consulting members shall be the Chief Instructional Officer (CIO), Division Deans; Basic Skills Coordinator; Vice President for Student Services and Equity; Director of Admissions and Records; Student Equity and Acheivement Director; Child, Family and Consumer Sciences Director; Transfer Center Director; Non-Credit Coordinator; and SLO Coordinator.
The Curriculum Committee members shall attend all Curriculum meetings or send their representative.
The regular meetings of the Curriculum Committee are held the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at 2:40 p.m. in Room 804.