Maryland Course Redesign Workshop:
MCRI Mid-initiative Workshop

May 30, 2008

9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m
continental breakfast available from 8:30 a.m. on


This workshop is an opportunity for project teams to share successes and challenges with their colleagues. Teams with similar issues and/or disciplines will be formed into panels as shown below. Each team will have 20 minutes to make a presentation and the panels will then engage in a discussion among themselves and with their colleagues in the workshop.

The workshop will be facilitated by Carol Twigg and Carolyn Jarmon of the National Center for Academic Transformation.

9:30- 9:40 a.m.Welcome and Introduction
9:40-11:00 a.m.Mathematics and Chemistry (TU, CSU, UMES)
TU Restructure of the Developmental Mathematics Courses
CSU Beginning Algebra/Intermediate Algebra
UMES Chemistry LA ULA Manual
UMES Maryland Course Redesign Initiative
UMES Chemistry Notes
10 min Break
11:10-12: 30 p.m.Psychology (FSU, UMCP, UMBC)
UMBC Department of Psychology
FSU Redesigning General Psychology
1:30-3:30Biology, Nursing, and English (UMUC, SU, UMB, UB)
UB Course Redesign Project
SU Redesign of Biology 101
UMB NURS 325: Context of Health Care Delivery I
3:30-4:00Lessons Learned Overall

Register by - Monday, May 26, 2008. For registration information , please contact Marilyn Kauffman at 301 445-1940. For further information contact Donald Spicer at 301.445.2729 or Nancy Shapiro at 301.445.2797


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