Adopt Paper Student Success: The Case for Establishing Prerequisites Through Content Review

Fall
2010
Resolution Number
09.11
 
Contact
Beth Smith
Assigned to
Executive Director
Category
Curriculum
Status
Completed
Status Report

The paper was published and is posted on this website.

Whereas, Efforts to establish prerequisites through content review are underway, and interest in content review has increased around the state;
Whereas, In order to support state and local discussions, a resource with rationale for rigorous content review for establishing prerequisites and supporting ideologies for student success will assist local senates and leaders across the state; and
Whereas, Content review, as a method to establish prerequisites, involves discipline faculty and curriculum committees in an objective review of the knowledge and skills students must acquire in order to achieve success, and a detailed examination of the course outline of record in the content review process will re-establish the standards and expectations for maintaining quality instruction;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges adopt the paper Student Success: The Case for Establishing Prerequisites Through Content Review.
See Appendix D.
MSC Disposition: Local Senates