Ohio University

Individual Course Committee

The Individual Course Committee is concerned with coordination at the university level of addition, deletion, and changes in all individual course offerings.­

ICC Members

Sally Marinellie, Chair
Beth Quitslund, Co-Chair
Zaki Kuruppalil, Engineering
Jody Gerome, HCOM
Deborah McAvoy, Engineering, Associate Dean
Nukhet Sandal, Political Science
Allison White, Office Administration Technology - Chillicothe
Bayyinah Jeffries, African American Studies
Sara Hartman, Education
Jim Dyer, Geography
Michael Senteney, Graduate Assistant
Benjamin Carman, Student

ICC Meeting Dates

The Individual Course Committee will meet on these dates from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. in Lindley Hall, N366.

January 14, 2020 *Courses to be reviewed by the January 14 meeting must be at the ICC level by 5 p.m. on December 30.
February 4, 2020 *Courses to be reviewed by the February 4 meeting must be at the ICC level by 5 p.m. on January 20.
March 3, 2020 *Courses to be reviewed by the March 3 meeting must be at the ICC level by 5 p.m. on February 17.
April 7, 2020 *Courses to be reviewed by the April 7 meeting must be at the ICC level by 5 p.m. on March 23.
April 21, 2020 *Courses to be reviewed by the April 21 meeting must be at the ICC level by 5 p.m. on April 6.

2019 - 2020 ICC Agendas

December 3, 2019
Agenda - Word

November 5, 2019
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - Word

October 8, 2019
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - PDF

September 10, 2019
Approved Courses - Word PDF
Agenda- Word PDF
Expedited Courses (May 2019) - PDF

2018-2019 ICC Agendas

April 30, 2019
Approved [Word]
Agenda [Excel]

April 9, 2019
Approved [Word]
Agenda [Excel]
ICC Guidelines Update [PDF]

March 19, 2019
Approved [Word]
Agenda [Word]
Course Agenda [Excel]
ICC Guidelines Update [Word]

February 12, 2019
Approved [Word]
Agenda [Excel]

January 15, 2019
No Agenda

December 11, 2018
Approved [Excel]
Agenda [Excel]

November 6, 2018
Approved [Word]
Agenda [Excel]

October 9, 2018
Approved [Word]
Agenda [Excel]

September 11, 2018
Approved [Word]
Agenda [Excel]

OCEAN Review Levels (in order)

DSCC: Department/School Curriculum Committee (optional)       
DCSD: Department Chair/School Director
CCC: College Curriculum Committee
CDEAN: College Dean
ICC: Individual Course Committee (courses only)
PC: Programs Committee (programs only)
UCC: University Curriculum Council

Course Approval Process

College Curriculum Committee Chairs


Forms and Guidelines

Policy on the Use of Degree, Major, Minor, and Certificate Language (Approved 1/15/19): Word 

Guidelines for Submission of New Course Proposals and Course Changes (Approved 4/9/19): PDF 

Publishing Course Outcome Goals (approved 10/17/2017): Word 

Undergraduate Course Outcome Goals listing as of Summer 2017: Excel 

Graduate-Medical Course Outcome Goals listing as of September 2017: Excel

Top Reasons for Course Returns: Word

General Principles for Expedited Course Change Approval pdf 

Cross-Listed Courses: Word

Junior Composition Courses: PDF

Tier 1 Junior Composition Equivalency (JE) Courses: PDF

Policy on Tier Substitutions: PDF 

Experimental Course Form: Word 

Temporary Course Form: PDF 

Learning Objectives and Outcomes for General Education Courses: PDF

  • New courses and changes to or deletions of courses are submitted through OCEAN 2.0 using the appropriate form from the drop down list.
  • Please provide a summary of proposed changes as well as justifications for any proposed changes using the text box provided at the top of the course change form.
  • For dual listing a new graduate course with an existing undergraduate course in OCEAN, clearly state the dual-listing in the discussion tab along with the qualitative and quantitative expectations will be for grading of the graduate students in the course compared to the undergraduates.
  • New experimental semester courses can be submitted using the Experimental Course Form found here [Word]. Note that experimental courses only require approval at the department/school and college levels.

OCEAN 2.0 Training Materials

Course Creation

Course Changes

Cross-Listed Courses

Dual Listings