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Effective Summer 2017 through Spring 2019:

Listed below are updates to the 2017-19 catalog.  This includes new courses, course changes, corrections, and curriculum substitutions. 

  • New courses and course changes are the result of the Exceptions to the Catalog Review Cycle process. 
  • Corrections have been identified since the publication of the 2017-19 catalog. 
  • Curriculum substitutions are the result of approved blanket curriculum substitutions. 
  • For updates to other information in the Catalog, please see the appropriate web sites (e.g., Admissions, Office of the Registrar - Records and Evaluations, Financial Aid, Housing, etc.).
Item Change Description Date of Update or Effective Term
Academic Minors PolicyAdded, "For the French, German, and Spanish minors, the requirement for students studying abroad is at least one third of the units must be taken at Cal Poly; this allowance is for study abroad programs only and does not apply to any domestic transfer credit" to "At least half of the units must be taken at Cal Poly (in residence)" section.9/25/17
AERO 320Add Corequisite: AERO 321.Winter 2018
AERO 321Removed prerequisite "EE 201 and EE 251".Summer 2017
AdmissionsAdded "The California Promise Program" description to Undergraduate Admissions section.6/2/17
AG 210New course.Spring 2018
AG 212New course.Spring 2018
AG 254New course.Spring 2018
AG 410New course.Spring 2018
AG 412New course.Spring 2018
AG 413New course.Spring 2018
AG 454New course.Spring 2018
AGB 318Change prerequisite from "AGB 301 and AGB 312" to "AGB 301".Spring 2018
AGB 326Change prerequisite from "AGB 324" to "AGB 308 or AGB 310".Spring 2018
AGB 410Change prerequisite from "AGB 301; AGB 308 or AGB 310; AGB 312; AGB 313; AGB 323; and one of the following: AGB 327, AGB 328, AGB 405, AGB 421, AGB 422, AGB 433, or AGB 435" to "AGB 308 or AGB 310; and AGB 323.Winter 2018
AGB 452Change prerequisite from "AGB 313; and AGB 327 or AGB 328" to "AGB 313".Winter 2018
Agribusiness MinorAdd Request for Approved Electives: Replaced individual courses from Approved Electives list with the statement, "Any AGB course except AGB 101".7/14/17
AGED 438Removed from catalog due to course being inactivated effective Summer 2017.Summer 2018
Agricultural Communication, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, change requirement from "AGC 339 or AG 339" to "AGC 339 or AG 339 or AGED 339".10/19/18
Agricultural Leadership MinorNew minor.Fall 2018
Agricultural Science, BSClarifying language was added and formatting changes were made to the Career Area approved electives.8/18/17
Agricultural Science, BSIncluded information, "that is not already counting towards GE area" to Individualized Career Area Elective.4/28/17
Agricultural Systems Management, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to BRAE 462, "May substitute 2 units of any upper-division courses not used to satisfy the requirement in the major".8/22/18
Animal Science, BSAdd Request for Approved Electives: Added the following electives to the Approved Electives Guide: AGB 202, AGB 314, AGB 369, ASCI 270, ASCI 412, ASCI 413, ASCI 470, BIO 308, BIO 405, BOT 121, BOT 313, BRAE 141, DSCI 401, PHYS 125, POLS 338, POLS 351, PSY 340, and STAT 313.9/27/17
Architectural Engineering, MSCorrection: Removed CRP 513, changed ARCE 551 from "5" units to "10" and changed Approved Electives from "12" to "11" units. 1/29/18
Art and Design, BFACurriculum substitution: In Studio Art concentration required coursework, change requirement from "ART 448" to "ART 448 or ART 353".3/22/18
ART 315Change prerequisite from "ART 112 or ART 213; and Junior standing" to "ART 112 or ART 211 or ART 212 or ART 213; and Junior standing".Winter 2018
BIO 301New course.Spring 2018
Biological Sciences, BSAdd Request for Approved Electives: In Anatomy and Physiology Concentration, Molecular and Cellular Biology Concentration and General Curriculum; added CHEM 418 to Approved Electives list.10/30/17
Biological Sciences, BSAdd Request for Approved Electives: In Anatomy and Physiology Concentration, added BIO 470 topic "Gastrointestinal Physiology & Microbiology" to Department Electives and Approved Electives list.10/11/17
Biological Sciences, BSClarifying language was added and formatting changes were made to the following programs: General Curriculum in Biology, Anatomy and Physiology concentration, Ecology concentration, Molecular and Cellular Biology, and Wildlife and Biodiversity Conservation concentration.10/2/17
Biomedical Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to BMED 455 & BMED 456, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460, ENGR 461 and BMED 400 (8) may substitute for BMED 455 and BMED 456 (8) ".3/29/17
Biomedical Engineering, BSChange prerequisite from "BMED 455 (4) and BMED 456 (4); or ENGR 459 (2), ENGR 460 (2), ENGR 461 (2), and BMED 400 (2)" to "BMED 455 (4) and BMED 456 (4); or ENGR 459 (2), ENGR 460 (2), ENGR 461 (2), and BMED 400 (2); or ENGR 463 (2), ENGR 464 (2), ENGR 465 (2), and BMED 400 (2)".6/19/18
BioResource and Agricultural EngineeringCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to BRAE 462, "May substitute 2 units of any upper-division courses not used to satisfy the requirement in the major".8/22/18
BMED 310Change prerequisite from "EE 201; and CPE/CSC 101, CSC 231, or CSC 234" to "EE 201; and CPE/CSC 101, CSC 231, CSC 232, or CSC 234"Winter 2018
BMED 410Change prerequisite from" BMED 310, CE 204, and ME 212" to "BMED 310, CE 204, and ME 212". Add corequisite "BMED 310".Spring 2018
BMED 410Correct prerequisite from "BMED, CE 204, or ME 212" to "BMED 310, CE 204, and ME 212".5/15/17
BMED 420Change prerequisite from "BMED 310, CE 204, and MATE 310" to "CE 204 and MATE 210". Add corequisite "BMED 310".Spring 2018
BMED 422New course.Spring 2018
BMED 425Correct prerequisite from "ME 302 or ME 341" to "ME 302 and ME 341".5/15/17
BMED 440Correct prerequisite from "BMED 310 or EE 201" to "BMED 310 and EE 201".5/15/17
BMED 481Correct prerequisite from "IME 314, MATH 244 or ME 302" to "IME 314, MATH 244 and ME 302".5/15/17
BMED 510Change prerequisite from "An upper division course in physiology" to "one of the following: ASCI 438, BIO 361, or BMED 460; or graduate standing."Summer 2018
BRAE 151Remove prerequisite "BRAE 133 or equivalent". Spring 2018
BRAE 450Change prerequisite from "PHYS 104 or PHYS 118 or PHYS 121 or PHYS 141; and junior standing" to "one of the following: PHYS 104; PHYS 118; PHYS 121; or PHYS 141; and junior standing". Add EE 450 crosslisting.Spring 2018
BUS 391Change prerequisite from "BUS 214" to "BUS 212 or BUS 214 for Industrial Technology and Packaging majors; BUS 214 for all other majors".Winter 2018
BUS 402Correct prerequisite from "BUS 342, BUS 346, or BUS 387" to "BUS 342, BUS 346, and BUS 387".5/15/17
BUS 458New course.Summer 2018
Business Administration, BSAdd Request for Approved Electives: In Financial Management Concentration moved BUS 448 to list above Approved Electives.4/6/18
Business Administration, BSAdd Request for Approved Electives: In Financial Management Concentration added BUS 448 to Approved Electives list.2/20/18
CD 230Correct prerequisite from "CD 131 or PSY 256" to "CD 131 and PSY 256".5/15/17
CD 401Correct prerequisite from "Senior standing; and one of the following: CD 304, CD 305, CD 306, or CD 329" to "CD 304, CD 305, CD 306, CD 329 and senior standing".5/15/17
CE 113Remove prerequisite "ENVE 111 or CE 112 (may be taken concurrently)."Summer 2018
CE 500Added "Total credit limit to 4 units" to course description".Fall 2017
City and Regional Planning MinorAdd Request for Approved Electives: Added CRP 426.7/20/17
CHEM 106Update prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or MATH 104" to "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)".5/16/16
CHEM 106Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
CHEM 110Update prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or MATH 104" to "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)".5/16/17
CHEM 110Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
CHEM 111Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
CHEM 124Update prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 104" to "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)".5/16/17
CHEM 124Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
CHEM 127Update prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 104" to "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)".5/16/17
CHEM 127Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
Child Development, BSCurriculum substitution: In support coursework, change requirement from "BIO 302" to "BIO 302 or PSY 344".11/8/18
Civil Engineering, BSAdd Request for Approved Engineering Science Electives: Added CM 280.2/8/18
Civil Engineering, BSDepartment is removing ME 302 as a required support course.6/11/18
CM 280Change prerequisite from "CE 115" to "CM 113 or CE 115".Summer 2018
CM 280Remove corequisite "CM 313".Spring 2018
CM 415Added "Not open to students with credit in CM 450" to course description.Summer 2017
Computer Engineering, BSAdd Request for Approved Technical Electives: Added DATA 301.Summer 2017
Computer Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to CPE 350 & CPE 450, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460, ENGR 461, and CPE 400 (7) or ENGR 463, ENGR 464, ENGR 465, and CPE 400 (7) may substitute for CPE 350 and CPE 450 (7)."9/4/2018
CPE 419Correct corequisite from "CSC 348" to "CSC 141 or CSC 348".5/15/17
CPE/CSC 431Correct prerequisite from "CSC/CPE 430" to "CSC 430".6/27/17
CRP 338Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Winter 2019
CSC 307Correct prerequisite from "CSC 348 and CPE/CSC 357" to "CSC 141 or CSC 348; and CPE/CSC 357".5/15/17
CSC 308Correct prerequisite from "CSC 348 and CPE/CSC 357" to "CSC 141 or CSC 348; and CPE/CSC 357".5/15/17
CSC 344Correct prerequisite from "CSC 348 and CPE/CSC 357" to "CSC 141 or CSC 348; and CPE/CSC 357".5/15/17
CSC 349Correct prerequisite from "CSC 348 and MATH 142; or CPE/CSC 102 and CPE/CSC 103 and MATH 248; or CPE/CSC 202 and CPE/CSC 203 and MATH 248" to "CSC 141 and MATH 142; or CSC 348 and MATH 142; or CPE/CSC 102 and CPE/ CSC 103 and MATH 248; or CPE/CSC 202 and CPE/ CSC 203 and MATH 248".5/15/17
CSC 365Correct prerequisite from "CSC 348; or CPE/CSC 102 and CPE/CSC 103 and MATH 248; or CPE/CSC 202 and CPE/CSC 203 and MATH 248" to "CSC 141; or CSC 348; or CPE/CSC 102 and CPE/CSC 103 and MATH 248; or CPE/CSC 202 and CPE/CSC 203 and MATH 248".5/15/17
CSC/CPE 101Change prerequisite from "Completion of ELM requirement, and passing score on MAPE or MATH 117 with a grade of C- or better or MATH 118 with a grade of C- or better, or consent of instructor" to "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination; or appropriate Math Placement Level; or MATH 117 with a grade of C- or better; or MATH 118 with a grade of C- or better; or consent of instructor."Fall 2018
Curriculum and Instruction, MANew graduate degree program.Fall 2018
Dairy Products Technology, MPSChanged the IELTS score from "6.0" to "6.5".11/6/17
EDUC 416Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018
EDUC 450Remove "Corequisite: EDUC 454 or EDUC 456".Winter 2018
EDUC 587Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018
Educational Leadership and Administration, MANew graduate degree program.Fall 2018
EE 201Add "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2017
EE 271New course.Winter 2019
Electrical Engineering, Blended BS + MSUpdated information on the Program of Study.5/24/18
Electrical Engineering, BSAdd Request for Approved Technical Electives: Added EE/BRAE 450.3/21/18
Electrical Engineering, BSAdd Request for Approved Electives: Added EE/PHYS 422 to Engineering Support Electives.7/18/17
Electrical Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to EE 460, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for the series EE 460, EE 461 and EE 462 (6) or the series EE 460, EE 463 and EE 464 (6)".5/3/17
ENGL 129New course.Fall 2018
ENGL 130New course.Fall 2018
ENGL 131New course.Fall 2018
ENGL 132New course.Fall 2018
ENGL 133Change prerequisite from "satisfactory score on the English Placement Test" to "satisfactory score on the English Placement Test or GE A1 eligibility for Written Communication Placement upon admissions."Fall 2018
ENGL 134Change prerequisite from "satisfactory score on the English Placement Test" to "satisfactory score on the English Placement Test or GE A1 eligibility for Written Communication Placement upon admissions."Fall 2018
ENGL 135New course.Fall 2018
ENGL 242Add HNRS 242 as crosslisted course.Winter 2018
English, BA and MA Added blended program.Fall 2018
English MinorAdd Request for Approved Electives: Added ENGL 370.2/6/18
ENVE 325Remove "Recommended: ENVE 264".Spring 2018
Environmental Earth and Soil Sciences , BSAdd "or GEOG 308" as alternate major course requirement to "GEOG 301".5/22/18
ERSC/SS 400Correction: Removed NR crosslisting and updated total credit limit from "4 units" to "12 units".5/16/17
ES 243Add "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018
ESM 90Change prerequisite from "Appropriate score on the ELM examination" to "Appropriate score on the ELM examination or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
Ethnic Studies MinorUpdate footnote #2 from "Approved electives include courses listed above not used to meet minor requirements, and list of approved electives for Comparative Ethnic Studies majors" to "Approved electives include courses listed above not used to meet minor requirements, any unused ES prefix course, or any course on the list of approved electives for Comparative Ethnic Studies majors."9/21/18
Faculty and Staff EmertiChanged "served at least fifteen years of full-time" to " served at least ten years of full-time".6/7/18
Food Science, BSCurriculum substitution: In Applied Food Technology concentration required coursework, change requirement from "FSN 410" to "FSN 341 or FSN 410". Added footnote "FSN 341 may not be double-counted as an approved elective".5/17/17
Forestry and Natural Resources, BSCurriculum substitution: In support coursework, change requirement from "BRAE/NR 247" or BRAE 239" to "BRAE/NR 247" or BRAE 237 or BRAE 239".3/12/18
GE Area A“C- or better” was added to GE Area A in the prerequisite for the courses listed below to be consistent with EO 1100: AEPS 461; AG 330, 350; AGC 426; ANT 325, 330, 344, 345, 360, 393, 402, 425, 460; ARCH 320, 326, 445; ART 311, 314, 318, 370, 371; BRAE 418, 460; BUS 302, 310, 311, 313, 382, 384, 387, 389; COMS 126, 145, 201, 208, 212, 213, 217, 226, 250, 301, 308, 311, 315, 316, 317, 319, 322, 330, 331, 385, 386, 390, 395, 418, 419, 420, 421, 422, 428, 470; CRP 304, 325, 334, 402, 426; DANC 321; ECON 303, 304, 325; EDES 350; ENGL 145, 148, 149, 150, 202, 203, 221, 230, 231, 241, 242, 251, 252, 253, 260, 290, 302, 310, 317, 319, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 339, 340, 341, 342, 343, 345, 346, 347, 349, 350, 351, 352, 354, 361, 365, 370, 371, 372, 380, 381, 382, 386, 387, 388, 390, 391, 395, 411, 424, 467; ENGR 310, 350; ERSC 476, 477, 478, 479; ES 300, 308, 310, 320, 321, 322, 323, 326, 330, 335, 340, 345, 351, 360, 380, 381, 390; FR 233, 305, 350; FSN 461; GEOG 300, 301, 308, 350, 370, 380; GER 233, 305, 350; HIST 303, 306, 307, 308, 309, 310, 316, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 322, 324, 326, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 350, 407; HNRS 145, 148, 149, 230, 231, 232, 242, 251, 303, 304, 312, 317, 320, 321, 323, 324, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 340, 341, 342, 343, 345, 347, 352, 380, 391, 411; ISLA 303, 315, 316, 320, 330, 350, 393, 456, 470; ITP 302; JOUR 331, 333, 418; KINE 266, 278, 320, 323, 324, 460, 461, 462; LAES 301; LS 260, 310; ME 320; MSCI 440; MU 320, 324, 328; NR 308, 323, 324, 360, 412, 476, 477, 478, 479; PHIL 126, 230, 231, 241, 285, 309, 310, 312, 313, 314, 315, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 322, 323, 327, 328, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 339, 340, 341, 342, 343, 350, 351, 369; POLS 325, 337, 338, 339, 348, 349, 380; PSC 391; PSY 212, 304, 311, 318, 352; RELS 301, 302, 304, 306, 307, 310, 311, 344, 370, 372, 374, 378, 380; SCM 301, 350; SOC 315, 326, 327, 377; SPAN 233, 303, 305, 307, 340, 350, 351; STAT 365; TH 305, 350, 360, 390; UNIV 321, 330, 350, 391; WGS 301, 302, 320, 336, 340, 345, 351, 370 ; WLC 310, 312, 370 Winter 2018
GRC 318Change prerequisite from "Junior standing and GRC 301" to "Junior standing; GRC 203; and GRC 301".Winter 2018
History, MAUpdated program learning objectives.8/8/18
HIST 201Add HNRS 203 as crosslisted course.Fall 2018
HIST 202Add HNRS 202 as crosslisted course.Fall 2018
HIST 307Change prerequisite from "Junior standing; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and one course from D1, D2 or D3" to "Junior standing or History major; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and one course from GE Area D1, D2 or D3".Summer 2018
HIST 309Change prerequisite from "Junior standing; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and one course from Area D2 or D3" to "Junior standing or History major; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and one course from GE Area D2 or D3".Summer 2018
HIST 318Change prerequisite from "Junior standing; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and one course from Area D2 or D3" to "Junior standing or History major; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and one course from GE Area D2 or D3".Summer 2018
HIST 321Change prerequisite from "Junior standing; and completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and GE Area D1" to "Junior standing or History major; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and GE Area D1".Summer 2018
HIST 334Change prerequisite from "Junior standing; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and two courses from Area D1, D2 or D3" to "Junior standing or History major; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and two courses from GE Area D1, D2 or D3".Summer 2018
HIST 335Change prerequisite from "Junior standing; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and two courses from Area D1, D2 or D3" to "Junior standing or History major; completion of GE Area A with a grade of C- or better; and two courses from GE Area D1, D2 or D3".Summer 2018
HIST 350Add HNRS 350 as crosslisted course.Winter 2018
HIST 421Change prerequisite from "HIST 303 or completion of GE Area D5, or graduate standing" to "HIST 303; completion of GE Area D5; or graduate standing". Add WGS 421 crosslisting.Summer 2018
HIST 460Correction: Removed "Schedule of Classes will list topic area selected" in course description.7/21/17
HIST 461Correction: Removed "Schedule of Classes will list topic area selected" in course description.7/21/17
Higher Education Counseling and Student Affairs, MSNew graduate degree program.Fall 2018
HLTH 101New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 299New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 310Change prerequisite from "KINE 265" to "HLTH/KINE 265"Summer 2018
HLTH 310New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 334New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 402New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 405New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 410New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 460New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 461New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 462New course.Fall 2017
HLTH 463New course.Fall 2017
IME 424New course.Winter 2018
IME 432Change requisite from "IME 144; IME 330, and MATE 210. Recommended: ME 251" to "IME 144 or ME 251; and MATE 210. Recommended: IME 330".Spring 2018
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, BSAdd request for approved electives: added IME 460 (3).6/14/18
Industrial Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to IME 481 & IME 482, "ENGR 463, ENGR 464 and ENGR 465 (6) may substitute for IME 481 and IME 482 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".12/8/17
Industrial Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to IME 481 & IME 482, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for IME 481 and IME 482 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".3/15/17
Industrial Technology and Packaging, BSAdded footnote, "STAT 302 is not a GE course. All students must complete two approved GE B1 courses" to STAT 217 or STAT 218 or STAT 251 or STAT 302 requirement.10/12/17
Interdisciplinary Studies, BAChange from self-support to state-support.Fall 2018
ISLA 201New course.Fall 2018
ISLA 355New course.Fall 2018
ISLA 440New course.Fall 2018
ISLA 461New course.Fall 2018
ITP 330Change prerequisite from "Junior standing" to "Junior standing or Industrial Technology and Packaging major".Summer 2018
ITP 341Change prerequisite from "Junior standing" to "Junior standing or Industrial Technology and Packaging major".Summer 2018
JOUR 304Change prerequisite from "JOUR 233 or JOUR 342" to "JOUR 203".Summer 2018
JOUR 378New course.Winter 2019
JOUR 385New course.Winter 2019
JOUR 403New course.Summer 2018
KINE 129Change course description.Winter 2018
KINE 129Reactivate course in the catalog.Fall 2017
KINE 131Change course title from "Group Fitness Combine" to "Group Fitness Cardio/Strength". Change course description.Winter 2018
KINE 131Reactivate course in the catalog.Fall 2017
KINE 143Change course description.Winter 2018
KINE 143Reactivate course in the catalog.Fall 2017
KINE 144Change course title from "Swimming:Advanced Beginner" to "Beginning Swimming". Change course description.Winter 2018
KINE 144Reactivate course in the catalog.Fall 2017
KINE 145Change course description.Winter 2018
KINE 145Reactivate course in the catalog.Fall 2017
KINE 147Change course title from "Swim Conditioning" to "Advanced Swimming and Conditioning". Change course description.Winter 2018
KINE 154Change course description.Winter 2018
KINE 154Reactivate course in the catalog.Fall 2017
KINE 250Add "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description. Add HLTH 250 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 255Add HLTH 255 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 255Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018
KINE 260Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Winter 2019
KINE 260Add HLTH 260 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 265Change prerequisite from "KINE 180; and one of the following: KINE 250, KINE 255 or KINE 260" to "HLTH 101 or KINE 180; and one of the following: HLTH/KINE 250; HLTH/KINE 255; or HLTH/KINE 260". Add HLTH 265 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 280 Change prerequisite from "KINE 250, KINE 255, or KINE 260" to "HLTH/KINE 250, HLTH/KINE 255 or HLTH/KINE 260". Add HLTH 280 as crosslisted course.Summer 2018
KINE 281 Change prerequisite from "KINE 250, KINE 255, or KINE 260. Recommended: FSN 210 and KINE 265." to "HLTH/KINE 250, HLTH/KINE 255 or HLTH/KINE 260. Recommended: FSN 210 and HLTH/KINE 265." Add HLTH 281 as crosslisted course.Summer 2018
KINE 297Add HLTH 297 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 298Change requisite from "KINE 250 or KINE 255 or KINE 260. Recommended: STAT 217" to "one of the following: HLTH/KINE 250; HLTH/KINE 255; HLTH/KINE 260; or HLTH/KINE 265. Recommended: BIO 161; MCRO 221 or MCRO 224; and STAT 217 or STAT 218". Add HLTH 298 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 305Change requisite from "BIO 231; KINE 250 or KINE 255 or KINE 260 or KINE 443" to "BIO 231; and one of the following: HLTH/KINE 250; HLTH/KINE 255; HLTH/KINE 260; or HLTH/KINE 443". Add HLTH 305 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 320/HLTH 320Added prerequisite "Recommended: HLTH 299".Summer 2018
KINE 320Add HLTH 320 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 408Change prerequisite from "KINE 330 or KINE 459; and one of the following: KINE 250, KINE 255, or KINE 260" to "KINE 230 and KINE 231 or KINE 330 or KINE 459; and one of the following: KINE 250, KINE 255, or KINE 260".Winter 2018
KINE 434Change prerequisite from "KINE 265 and KINE 298" to "HLTH/KINE 265; HLTH/KINE 298; and KINE 266 or HLTH 334. Add HLTH 434 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 435Add HLTH 435 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 443Add HLTH 443 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
KINE 449Change prerequisite from "KINE 304; KINE 330 or KINE 459; and KINE 445" to "KINE 230 and KINE 231; or KINE 330; or KINE 459; and KINE 304 and KINE 445".Winter 2018
KINE 450Change prerequisite from "KINE 250 or KINE 255 or KINE 260; and KINE 266" to "one of the following: HLTH/KINE 250; HLTH/KINE 255; or HLTH/KINE 260; and KINE 266 or HLTH 33". Add HLTH 4450 as crosslisted course. Spring 2018
KINE 453Change requisite from "FSN 210 or KINE 451; and KINE 434" to "FSN 210 or KINE 451; and one of the following: HLTH/KINE 298; KINE 304; or FSN 310. Recommended: HLTH 405; and one of the following: KINE 266; HLTH 334; or FSN 415". Add HLTH 453 as crosslisted course.Spring 2018
Kinesiology, BSCorrection: Change "Select one concentration" units from "18" to "18-19". Change free elective units from "9" to "8-9".9/12/17
Kinesiology DepartmentKinesiology department changed name to "Kinesiology and Public Health".Winter 2018
LA 406New course.Summer 2018
Liberal Studies, BSUpdated Program Learning Objectives.12/20/17
Liberal Studies, BSAdded general education designation (C2) to "PHIL 230 or PHIL 231" requirement.6/20/17
Liberal Studies, BSAdded footnote to GE Area C3 "Recommended courses to satisfy GE Area C3: MU 101, DANC 221, or TH 210 for individuals planning to pursue a teaching credential."7/30/18
Liberal Studies, BSAdded footnote to GE Area D1 "Recommended HIST 201 be taken to satisfy GE Area D1 for individuals planning to pursue a teaching credential."8/15/18
Manufacturing Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to IME 481 & IME 482, "ENGR 463, ENGR 464 and ENGR 465 (6) may substitute for IME 481 and IME 482 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".12/8/17
Manufacturing Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to IME 481 & IME 482, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for IME 481 and IME 482 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".3/15/17
MATE 235Remove requisite "Concurrent: MATE 222".Summer 2017
MATE 330Remove requisite "Concurrent: MATE 370"Summer 2017
MATE 340Remove requisite "Concurrent: MATE 360".Summer 2017
MATE 360Remove requisite "Concurrent: MATE 340".Summer 2017
MATE 370Remove requisite "Concurrent: MATE 330".Summer 2017
MATE 380Remove "Junior standing" from prerequisite.Summer 2017
MATH 95New course.Fall 2018
MATH 112Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
MATH 115New course.Fall 2018
MATH 116Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
MATH 117Change prerequisite from "MATH 116 with a grade of C- or better or consent of instructor" to "MATH 115 with a grade of C- or better; MATH 116 with a grade of C- or better; or consent of instructor."Fall 2018
MATH 118Change prerequisite from "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination" to "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination; or appropriate Math Level Placement."Fall 2018
MATH 119Change prerequisite from "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination, or MATH 117, or MATH 118" to "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination; or appropriate Math Placement Level; or MATH 117; or MATH 118."Fall 2018
MATH 141Change prerequisite from "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination, or MATH 118 and high school trigonometry, or MATH 119" to "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on Mathematics Placement Examination; or appropriate Math Placement Level; or MATH 118 and high school trigonometry; or MATH 119."Fall 2018
MATH 161Change prerequisite from "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination, or MATH 118" to "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on Mathematics Placement Examination; or appropriate Math Placement Level; or MATH 118."Fall 2018
MATH 221Change prerequisite from "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination, or MATH 118" to "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination; or appropriate Math Placement Level; or MATH 118."Fall 2018
MATH 227Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
Materials Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to MATE 482, MATE 483 & MATE 484, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for MATE 482, MATE 483 & MATE 484 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".3/17/17
ME 409New course.Spring 2018
ME 437New course.Fall 2018
ME 438New course.Fall 2018
ME 439New course.Winter 2019
Mechanical Engineering, BSAdd Request for Approved Electives: In General Concentration, added topic courses for ME 470 and ME 471 to footnote #2.7/21/17
Mechanical Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In Mechatronics concentration required coursework, change requirement from "ME 423" to "ME 423 or ME 506 or ME 507".7/21/17
Mechanical Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In General, Mechatronics and Manufacturing concentrations, add footnote to ME 428, ME 429, ME 430; "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for ME 428, ME 429 and ME 430 (6).5/15/17
Media Arts, Society, and Technology MinorAdd Request for Approved Electives: Added topic "Pop Culture" to ISLA 320.4/10/18
Minimum Requirements for GraduationUpdate Academic Residence Requirements from "30 units in residence of the last 40 units counted toward the degree" to "28 units in residence of the last 40 units counted toward the degree" per approved Academic Senate Resolution (AS-827-17).4/18/17
MSCI-Marine Sciences, B.S.Change requirement from "CHEM 216" to "CHEM 2016 or CHEM 312".06/06/18
MU 161Change prerequisite from "Music major and consent of instructor" to "Music major or consent of instructor".Spring 2018
MU 265Change prerequisite from "Music major and consent of instructor" to "Consent of instructor".Spring 2018
Music MinorAdded upper-division approved electives performance courses to comment #4.11/8/17
NR 400Correction: Change total credit limit from "4 units" to "12 units".5/16/17
Nutrition, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to FSN 461, "Credit in FSN 470 with the topic "Senior Project: Nutrition for Sport and Exercise" (2 units) and credit in FSN 470 with the topic "Senior Project: Writing" (1 unit) may substitute for FSN 461".5/30/17
Nutrition, BSCurriculum substitution: In Nutrition and Food Industries concentration required coursework, change requirement from "FSN 410" to "FSN 341 or FSN 410". Added footnote "FSN 341 may not be double-counted as an approved elective".5/17/17
Nutrition, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, change requirement from "FSN 230" to "FSN 230 or FSN 319". Added footnote "Requirement may be fulfilled if a student takes a GE course to fulfill a major requirement. If so, the student will need additional units of free electives to complete the total units required for the degree."
Packaging Value Chain, MSNew graduate degree program.Fall 2017
PHIL 439Changed course to be repeatable. Added "Total credit limited to 12 units" to course description.Winter 2019
PHYS 104Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
PHYS 107Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
Physics, BAAdd footnote: "Excess units will count towards Breadth Elective units."5/21/18
Physics, BAAdd footnote: "Units in excess of 1 unit will count towards Technical Elective units."5/21/08
Physics, BSAdd footnote: "Excess units will count towards Breadth Elective units."5/21/18
Physics, BSAdd footnote: "Units in excess of 3 units will count towards Physics Elective units."5/21/18
Political Science, BAAdd Request for Approved Electives: Added POLS 440.3/16/18
POLS 111Add "Course may be offered in classroom-based or hybrid format" to course description.Winter 2018
POLS 338Add HNRS 338 as crosslisted course.Winter 2018
POLS 440New course.Summer 2018
POLS 518 Change prerequisite from "POLS 560" to "Graduate standing or consent of instructor".Summer 2018
POLS 550Change prerequisite from "POLS 515" to "Graduate standing or consent of instructor". Summer 2018
Professional CertificatesUpdate to indicate Graduate Education is no longer using Interfolio for applications and there are no longer state residency limitations on participation in online courses for certificates. 6/15/18
Psychology MinorAdd Request for Approved Electives: Added BUS 387.7/31/17
Public Health, BSNew undergraduate degree program.Fall 2018
Quantitative Economics, MSChanged program name from "MS Economics" to "MS Quantitative Economics".Fall 2017
Real Property Development MinorCurriculum substitution: In required coursework, change requirement from "CRP 446" to "CRP 446 or CRP 442 or CRP 412".9/21/17
Real Property Development MinorUpdate footnote #1 from, "If CM 232 is taken for 3 units, then 4 units of approved electives must be at the 300-400 level" to “If CM 232 is taken, then at least 4 units of approved electives at the 300-400 level must be completed to meet the minimum requirement of 12 units of upper-division coursework for the minor".5/8/17
Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration, BSAdd footnote, "Some GE requirements may be met by course selections within the Support electives and/or concentration; in that case, additional free electives may be required to reach a total of 180 units" to Concentration and Support Electives.4/24/17
RPTA 210Change prerequisite from "major or minor in Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration, or in Experience Industry Management; and sophomore standing" to "Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration major; and sophomore standing".Spring 2018
SCM 230Reactivate course in the catalog.Summer 2017
SCM 360Change prerequisite from "Junior standing and completion of GE Area B and one of the following: CHEM 110, CHEM 111, CHEM 123, CHEM 127" to "Completion of GE Area B; and junior standing".Spring 2018
SOC 110Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018
SOC 326 Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018
SOC 431Change course title from "Population, Migration and the Environment" to "World Population Processes and Problems". Change course description. Change prerequisites from "SOC 111 or consent of instructor" to "SOC 110 or ANT 201". Added "Recommended: SOC 354; SOC 355; or ANT/GEOG 455."Summer 2018
Special Education, MSNew graduate degree program.Fall 2018
SS 121Update prerequisite from "College chemistry and passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 104" to "College chemistry and passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)".5/16/17
SS 121Change prerequisite from "College chemistry and passing score on ELM examination, or an ELM exemption, or credit in MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "College chemistry; and passing score on ELM examination or an ELM exemption or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104) or MATH 115 or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
SS 402Reactivate course in the catalog.Spring 2018
STAT 130Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
STAT 217Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
STAT 218Change prerequisite from "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104)" to "Passing score on ELM examination; or an ELM exemption; or MATH 96 (formerly MATH 104); or MATH 115; or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
STAT 251Change prerequisite from "Completion of the ELM requirement and a passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination for MATH 221 eligibility, or MATH 118 or equivalent" to "Completion of ELM requirement and passing score on appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination; or appropriate Math Placement Level; or MATH 118."Fall 2018
STAT 252Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018
STAT 313Change prerequisite from "STAT 217 or STAT 218 or STAT 312 or STAT 542; and MATH 118 or equivalent, or completion of the ELM requirement and a passing score on the appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination for MATH 221 eligibility" to "STAT 217, STAT 218, STAT 312, or STAT 542; and MATH 118, or completion of the ELM requirement and passing score on the appropriate Mathematics Placement Examination, or appropriate Math Placement Level."Fall 2018
Studio Art MinorCurriculum substitution: In ART approved electives, change requirement from "ART 448" to "ART 448 or ART 353".3/22/18
Technical Communication CertificateRetract the change to "Technical and Professional Communication" certificate back to "Technical Communication".11/6/17
Water Science MinorAdd Request for Approved Electives: added ERSC 303.06/12/18
WGS 201 Add HNRS 204 as crosslisted course.Summer 2018
WGS 350 Add HNRS 353 as crosslisted course.Summer 2018
WLC 310Offer the topic "Cultures of Germany" online.Summer 2018
WLC 370Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description.Summer 2018