USI Faculty Members: All Core 39 Course Petitions should be completed in the online Curriculog form found in MyUSI. All petitions for the Embedded Experiences, Ways of Knowing, and BA/BS courses will use the same form.
The form has four parts that you will need to complete. All information must be entered into the Curriculog form on MyUSI. Petitions that do not have this information on the Curriculog form will be returned to the originator.
PART 1: Course Information
PART 2: Selection of the Academic Focus(es) that apply to the course:
BACHELOR OF ARTS/SCIENCES:
WAYS OF KNOWING COURSES: You must pick both a subcategory and a WOK outcome from the list below.
EMBEDDED EXPERIENCE COURSES:
PART 3: Documentation. Attach to your application in Curriculog.
Explanation: Explanation of how the course meets the outcomes for each category selected.
The Course Syllabus: The syllabus must identify which CORE 39 category or categories it fulfills.
Key Assignment(s): The key assignment must fit the common assessment rubric for the category/outcome you have selected. Rubrics can be found on the CORE 39 website.
For 2014-2015 only: (1) Courses in the Ways of Knowing category should submit their key assignment as it pertains to the selected Ways of Knowing Outcome Rubric. (2) Courses that are in the BA/BS category only should contact Dr. Mary Hallock Morris (firstname.lastname@example.org) for further directions
PART 4: Read and indicate that you understand the following information:
I understand that my course will be placed into a three year assessment rotation. The course will be assessed one time during this period. The assessment will be for all academic focuses that have been selected for the course.
I understand that all artifacts and rubrics will be stored in the Tk20 system for accreditation purposes.
I will attend the assessment and Tk20 training sessions in the semester prior to assessing this course for the first time.
FOR WAYS OF KNOWING COURSES ONLY: I understand that I will be required to develop a key assignment (or modify my existing key assignment) to fit the new subcategory rubrics which will be developed during the Spring 2016 semester. This process will take place during the 2016-2017 academic year.
FOR BA/BS COURSES ONLY: I understand that I will be required to develop a key assignment to fit the new WOK subcategory rubrics which will be developed during the Spring 2016 semester. This process will take place during the 2016-2017 academic year.
OTHER USEFUL DOCUMENTS
Goals and Objectives of CORE 39 << Use this for WOK subcategory objectives