Distance and Blended Learning Committee

Application for Majority Online Courses

UPCOMING MEETING DATES

F, Jan 31      
       

 Majority Online Course Proposals for Fall 2014 are due via email to Dave Henderson, dhender3@umw.edu, by Wednesday, 1/29/2014 at 5:00 pm.

Faculty Members

  • 2014 Dave Henderson (COB)
  • 2014 Ron Zacharski (CAS)
  • 2015 Teresa Coffman  (COE)
  • 2016 Debbie Hydorn (CAS)
  • 2016 Nicole Myers (COE)

Ex-Officio Members

  • Jim Groom, Director of the Division of Teaching and Learning with Technology
  • Mary Kayler, Director of the University Teaching Center
  • Paul Boger, Representative appointed by the University Librarian from the UMW Libraries
  • Greta Franklin, Representative appointed by the Vice President of Student Affairs from Student Affairs
  • Representative appointed by the Chief Information Officer

Duties

2.8.1 The committee’s duties are to :

.1 Maintain the quality and integrity of the curriculum for courses and programs offered in a majority online format;

.2 Establish procedures and criteria for approval, deletion, and alteration of courses and programs offered in a majority online format;

.3 Review and approve or reject proposals from the various departments for courses to be offered in a majority online format;

.4 Review and evaluate majority online courses on a scheduled and on-going basis to ensure that courses continue to represent the tradition of quality education at UMW, making suggestions for course revisions or removal from the curriculum as appropriate;

.5 Perform any and all additional duties pertaining to this committee at the request of the committee’s chair;

.6 Make information available regarding the procedures and deadlines for proposing courses to the appropriate oversight committee; and

.7 Perform other duties as assigned by the UFC.