DIVERSITY/MULTICULTURAL COURSE PROPOSAL
WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY
(To be used for existing courses only)
Course Abbreviation & Number as Currently Listed in the Catalog:
Catalog Description (exactly as you wish it to appear in the catalog):
___ This description is different from the current catalog description.
All courses approved for this requirement must have human diversity/multiculturalism as a major aspect of the class and also must be directly relevant to present day society, as demonstrated by the syllabus and student assignments.
Courses must also meet at least one of the following criteria: (Check all that are applicable.)
____ The course is comparative in nature (multi-cultural or
____ The course treats multiple aspects of diversity and/or culture (such as race, gender, age, class, etc.) in a
single area of study (e.g. the American West, the health care setting, literature, etc).
____ The course is specific to a particular group of people or culture that is not present or is under-represented
in the general social-economic-political framework of the United States.
Attach a course syllabus with sufficient detail that allows the reader to understand the degree to which the requirements are met. If not readily obvious from the syllabus, it may be desirable to attach student assignments or other supplementary material. See "Guidelines for Diversity Courses" for additional information.
Submit the original and a disk copy to the Faculty Senate Office, MC 1033, kbrown4 @weber.edu
Request Initiated By/Date
College Curriculum Committee
Program Director (if applicable)
Dean of College
Chair, University Curriculum Committee
Passed by Faculty Senate_________________________________