Curriculum Scheduling & Instruction Office
Information on this page is meant to help guide faculty through the process of creating or revising course curriculum.
See the 2020-2021 Course Approval Timeline for target dates by which departments should have information approved.
Types of Courses
Lower Division Collegiate (LDC)
Used toward a transfer degree and/or general education requirement. Must contain the following characteristics:
- Transfer to 4-year institutions at the 100 and 200 level and/or found in lower division collegiate handbook
- Broad focus - students gain some understanding of the extent of a field or discipline
- Outcomes and description need to reflect the introductory nature of the course
Career-Technical Education (CTE)
Applies directly to a career technical degree or certificate. All CTE courses must be attached to a degree or certificate.
Experimental Course (199/299)
Introduce new material on a trial basis. May be scheduled two times only in a 15
Curriculum Management Dashboard
From the Curriculum Management Dashboard, users can fill out/submit a course outline form and track new/revised course proposals as they move through the college’s approval process workflow.
To review course proposals prior to the 2018-2019 Academic Year, visit Curriculum Management Course Proposals.