Ohio University

Individual Course Committee

The Individual Course Committee reviews new courses, course changes, or deactivations.

ICC Submission and Meeting Schedule 2020-2021

ICC 2020 Schedule


















NOTE: Spring meeting schedule subject to adjustment depending on academic calendar changes.

BRICKS Course Overlap - Word

Forms and Guidelines

Ohio Transfer Module Submission Process Instructions PDF
Guidelines for Submission of New Course Proposals and Course Changes Word
Policy on the Use of Degree, Major, Minor, and Certificate Language Word 
Publishing Course Outcome Goals Word 
Undergraduate Course Outcome Goals Excel 
Graduate-Medical Course Outcome Goals 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 Approval Form Word
Learning Objectives and Outcomes for General Education Courses PDF

  • New courses and changes 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
BRICKS Supplement Instructions

ICC Meeting Dates

The Individual Course Committee will meet on the following dates from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

September 8, 2020 
October 6, 2020
November 10, 2020
December 8, 2020

January 12, 2020
February 9, 2020
March 2, 2020
April 6, 2020
April 20, 2020

College Curriculum Committee Chairs

2020-2021 Word

ICC Members

Sally Marinellie, Chair
Beth Quitslund, Co-Chair
Zaki Kuruppalil, Engineering
Jody Gerome, HCOM
Deborah McAvoy, Engineering, Associate Dean
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 Meetings

September 2020 - April 2021


October 13, 2020
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - Word

September 15, 2020
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - Word
BRICKS Addendum - Word

September 2019 - April 2020

April 28, 2020
Approved Courses - Word PDF
Agenda - Word
ICC Revised Guidelines - Word

April 14, 2020
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - Word
ICC Revised Guidelines - Word
Summer Review for BRICKS - PDF 

March 17, 2020
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - Word

February 11, 2020
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - Word
Guidelines for Submission of New Course Proposals and Course Changes (Second Reading): Word

January 21, 2020
Approved Courses - Word
Agenda - Word
Guidelines for Submission of New Course Proposals and Course Changes (First Reading): Word

December 3, 2019
Approved Courses - Word
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

Agendas and Approved Courses
September 2018 - April 2019 

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

Review and Approval Levels (in order)

DSCC: Department/School Curriculum Committee (if required by college)
DCSD: Department Chair/School Director
CCC: College Curriculum Committee
CDEAN: College Dean
PC: Programs Committee
UCC: University Curriculum Committee

Printable Course Approval Process Word

Course Approval Process