Senate Motions for June 24, 2015

The following motions were approved by the Senate at its meeting June 24, 2015:


THAT Senate approve the nomination of Ms. Katherine Marcynuk to serve as the voting member on the Senate Executive Committee.

THAT Senate approve:

  • the Reports of the Executive Committee of the Faculty of Graduate Studies on Course and Curriculum Changes
  • RE: Departments of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, Environment and Geography, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Community Health Sciences, and History [May 21, 2015]
  • RE: Asper School of Business;
  • the Report of the Senate Committee on Approved Teaching Centres RE: Cross-Registered Courses and Instructors for 2015-2016;
  • the Report of the Senate Committee Curriculum and Course Changes RE: Program Modifications, Bachelor of Human Ecology in Family Social Sciences;
  • Academic Regulations for Textile Sciences Programs;
  • the Report of the Senate Committee on Medical Qualifications RE: Dr. Felippe Borlot;

THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on May 13, 2015 be approved as circulated.

THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on April 1, 2015 be approved as amended.

THAT Senate approve and recommend to the Board of Governors the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards – Part B [dated May 12, 2015].

THAT Senate approve the proposal for an Articulation Agreement between the University of Manitoba, Bachelor of Science in Engineering Degrees, and UCSI University, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degrees, effective upon approval by Senate.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty Council on Graduate Studies on Regulation Changes concerning revisions to the Academic Guide and English Language Proficiency Requirements, as amended, effective September 1, 2015.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty Council on Program and Curriculum Changes concerning the Asper School of Business, effective September 1, 2015.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty Council on Program and Curriculum Changes concerning the Department of Soil Science, effective September 1, 2015.

THAT Senate approve and recommend to the Board of Governors a proposal for a Master of Science in Genetic Counselling, in the Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, College of Medicine.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Admission Appeals concerning a revised policy and procedure for the Senate Committee on Admission Appeals, effective July 1, 2015.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Admissions concerning a proposal from Enrolment Services to Amend the Blended Entry Template, effective for the September 2016 intake.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Admissions concerning revisions to the policy on Required Courses for Admission to the Bachelor of Nursing, College of Nursing, effective for the September 2016 intake.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation concerning revised regulations on Academic Assessment and Progression for the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), I.H. Asper School of Business, effective September 1, 2015.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Nominations [dated May 13, 2015].

THAT Senate approve a proposal for a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Applied Leadership, Extended Education Division.