Updates to the Catalog

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Effective Summer 2020 through Spring 2021:

Listed below are updates to the 2020-21 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 2020-21 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
Aerospace Engineering, BS Add Request for Approved Electives: In Aeronautics and Astronautics Concentrations, modified footnote #2 from "Requires a petition" to "May require a petition depending on the topic. Please consult with your advisor". 5/12/20
Biomedical Engineering, BS - General Curriculum Concentration Add Request for Approved Electives: Added ME 403 to list of Approved Technical Electives. Summer 2020
Biomedical Engineering, BS - Mechanical Design Concentration Add Request for Approved Electives: Added ME 403 to list of Approved Technical Electives. Summer 2020
CE/CM 436 New course. Summer 2020
CE/CM 437 New course. Summer 2020
Civil and Environmental Engineering, MS Add Request for Approved Electives: Added ENVE 537 to approved electives list. 4/29/20
Civil Engineering, BS Add Request for Approved Electives: Added CE/CM 436 to Technical Electives. Summer 2020
CM 314 Change prerequisite from "CM 239 or BRAE 239; CM 313. Corequisite: CM 334" to "CM 239 or BRAE 239; CM 313 or CM/CE 371". Summer 2020
CSC 121 New course. Fall 2020
CSC 122 New course. Fall 2020
EDUC 410 Course unit decrease: Change from "4" to "3" total units. Summer 2020
ENGL 241 Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description. Summer 2020
ENGL 339 Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description. Summer 2020
ENGL 347 Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description. Summer 2020
Environmental Earth and Soil Sciences, BS Curriculum substitution: In major coursework, change requirement from "ERSC/GEOG 333 or GEOG 325 or MATH 142" to "ERSC/GEOG 333 or GEOG 325 or MATH 142 or GEOG 350". 7/18/20
Graphic Communication, BS Curriculum substitution: In support courses, added footnote 2: "MATH 116 and MATH 117 substitute". 4/7/20
GSB 516 Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description. Summer 2020
Heavy Civil, Cross Disciplinary Studies New minor. Summer 2020
LS 255 New course. Summer 2020
ME 313 New course. Fall 2020
ME 403 New course. Summer 2020
Mechanical Engineering, BS Add Request for Approved Electives: In General Concentration, added ME 403 to list of Approved Technical Electives. Summer 2020
SOC 321 Added "Course may be offered in classroom-based or online format" to course description. Summer 2020