Curriculum Committee

Functions and Responsibilities

  • Reviews and approves all proposed changes and additions to college curriculum.
  • Reviews other college functions related to curriculum.
  • Advises the Executive Vice-President, Educational Programs, on curriculum development.
  • Review the GE requirements and recommends changes as appropriate.

This is an interactive process. You are responsible for your proposal:


Online Course Requests
  • If you are submitting a proposal for an online course (hybrid or fully online), schedule a meeting with Kathy O'Connor (course and curriculum design), Laurie Vasquez (accessibility compliance), and David Wong (course design and training).
  • Meet regularly with David/FRC staff during the semester you submit your proposal to begin online course training and development
  • Attend Tech Review appointment during the semester you are developing your course prior to the CAC hearing and representation of your course
  • Once your proposal has the seal of approval from your CAC Rep and Tech Review, you are required to attend a CAC Hearing and represent your course.
Create the proposal in CurrIQunet
  • If you have questions about the content of your proposal, contact a CAC Rep or stop by one of the “Drop in” meetings for answers
  • Issues with the software CurrIQunet contact Kaylene: kmthomas3@sbcc.edu or ext. 8763
Tech Review
  • Once your proposal is approved by your Department Chair, you are mandated to sit with your CAC Rep and review the proposal in a Tech Review session
  • You should contact the Curriculum Coordinator (Kaylene: kmthomas3@sbcc.edu or ext. 8763) to assist you in setting up a Tech Review appointment
  • Tech Review appointments are made non CAC Agenda Meeting Mondays, between 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. 
CAC Hearing Agenda
  • Once your proposal has the seal of approval from your CAC Rep, you are required to attend a CAC Hearing and represent your course.
  • CAC Hearings are on the First and Third Monday’s of each month. The CAC will not review a course that does not have a representative
  • The Curriculum Coordinator will let you know when your proposal will be schedule for a Hearing

Catalog Deadline

Submission by the CAC due date is not a guarantee the course or program will be included in the catalog.  All courses and programs must undergo the Curriculum Approval process.


CAC Chair
Matthew Kay   X5172
mckay@pipeline.sbcc.edu

CAC Vice Chair
Kathy O'Connor     X2322
kaoconnor@pipeline.sbcc.edu

Curriculum Coordinator
Kaylene Thomas     X8763   Office: A-119
kmthomas3@pipeline.sbcc.edu  
Alicia Meyer
ameyer4@pipeline.sbcc.edu