Agenda Package: UTSC Academic Affairs Committee - April 27, 2021

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AGENDA

OPEN SESSION

  1. Chair’s Remarks
  2. Revisions to the UTSC Campus Council and its Committees Terms of Reference (For Information) *
  3. Annual Report: Office of the Vice-Principal Research & Innovation, UTSC (For Information) * (Presentation)
  4. Proposal to convert the Centre for Critical Development Studies (EDU:B) to the Department of Global Development Studies, UTSC (For Concurrence) *

    Be It Recommended that the Academic Affairs Committee concur with the prospective recommendation of the Campus Affairs Committee,

    THAT, the Centre for Critical Development Studies (EDU:B) be converted to the Department of Global Development Studies, as described in the proposal recommended by the Vice-Principal Academic and Dean, Professor William A. Gough, and dated April 13, 2021, be approved to be effective as of July 1, 2021.
  5. Minor Modification: New Category 2 Certificate in Computational Social Science, UTSC (For Approval) *

    Be It Resolved,

    THAT the proposed Certificate in Computational Social Science (Category 2), offered by the Department of Sociology, and as described in the proposal dated March 17, 2021, be approved, effective for the 2021-2022 academic year.
  6. Minor Modification: New Category 2 Certificate in Sustainability, UTSC (For Approval) *

    Be It Resolved,

    THAT the proposed Certificate in Sustainability (Category 2), offered by the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences, and as described in the proposal dated March 29, 2021, be approved, effective for the 2021-2022 academic year.
  7. Minor Modification: Omnibus – New Category 2 Certificates Within Management and International Business, Specialist (Co-op) Program, UTSC (For Approval) *

    Be It Resolved,

    THAT the proposed Category 2 Certificates in (i) Economics, (ii) Finance, (iii) Human Resources, (iv) Marketing, and (v) Strategy, offered by the Department of Management, and as described in the proposal dated April 23, 2021, be approved, effective for the 2021-2022 academic year.
  8. Minor Modifications: Undergraduate Curriculum Changes, Management, UTSC (For Approval) *

    Be It Resolved,

    THAT the proposed Management undergraduate curriculum changes for the 2021-22 academic year, as detailed in the respective curriculum report, be approved.
  9. Minor Modifications: Undergraduate Curriculum Changes, Sciences, UTSC (For Approval) *

    Be It Resolved,

    THAT the proposed Sciences undergraduate curriculum changes for the 2021-22 academic year, as detailed in the respective curriculum reports, be approved.
  10. Minor Modifications: Undergraduate Curriculum Changes, Social Sciences, UTSC (For Approval) *

    Be It Resolved,

    THAT the proposed Social Sciences undergraduate curriculum changes for the 2021-22 academic year, as detailed in the respective curriculum reports, be approved.
  11. Minor Modification: Undergraduate Curriculum Changes, Humanities, UTSC (For Approval) *

    Be It Resolved,

    THAT the proposed Humanities undergraduate curriculum changes for the 2021-22 academic year, as detailed in the respective curriculum report, be approved.
  12. Minor Modifications: Undergraduate Curriculum Changes – Humanities, Management, Sciences, and Social Sciences, UTSC (For Information) *
  13. Report of the Presidential Assessors (For Information)
  14. Report of the Previous Meeting: Report Number 49 - March 23, 2021 (For Approval) *
  15. Business Arising from the Report of the Previous Meeting
  16. Date of Next Meeting - Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 3:10 p.m.
  17. Other Business


* Documentation is attached.
*** Documentation is to follow.
+ Confidential documentation is attached for members only.
Questions? Please contact Emma Thacker (Secretary to the AAC) at em.thacker@utoronto.ca