The Curriculum Committee is a sub-committee of the Academic Affairs Committee and will review all new proposals and revisions to credit curriculum and academic programs. Academic programs include all transfer and career and technical programs.
Among its primary functions the Curriculum Committee will:
- Approve additions, suspensions, and modifications to credit courses (which may include direction on course learning outcomes, credit and contact hours, course descriptions, prerequisites) and programs (which may include direction on program learning outcomes, general education and related instruction, prerequisites and sequencing, and state definitions of degrees and certificates).
- Ensure that COCC curriculum adheres to college, state, and accreditation standards and policies.
- Assist and support faculty in development and improvement of curriculum
For more information about this committee, see section G-6-3.2 of COCC's General Policy Manual.