The purpose of the College Curriculum Committee is to establish and approve campus-wide educational curriculum policy. This committee approves new programs, degrees, and certificates; approves the recommended general education requirements; provides college-wide curriculum direction; approves divisional curriculum processes; and provides conflict resolution regarding curriculum issues.
Links to Related Foothill College Curriculum Web Pagescomic
Curriculum Communiqués

Curriculum Deadlines

December 7 - Deadline for new courses & course updates in 13-14 Catalog

Standing reminder: items for inclusion on the CCC agenda are due to Cori no later than one week before the meeting

Upcoming Trainings and Conferences

• June 11-15, 2013 Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success - Madison Wisconsin

Curriculum Committee Working Topics for 2011-2012
For the most updated information on Curriculum Topics, along with links and resources, visit the Topics page.

You can also download a full list of the topics here.
Curriculum Handbooks & Documentation Links
Document Name Author Type Date Posted Comments
Degree Types at Foothill College CCC PDF 5/11/2011

Degree types offered at Foothill College.

International Baccalaureate Exam Policy CCC PDF 4/11/2011

General Education IB Exam Score Equivalency List

Title 5 COR Check List   PDF 9/26/2011  
Outline Development/Approval Flowchart ASCCC PDF 10/17/11 A guide to writing COR.
Curriculum Development Handbook CCC DOC In progress A guide for developing courses at Foothill College.
Distance Education Addendum CCC DOC 12/3/09 Addendum to Course Outline of Record Course Approval Application for Online/Distance Learning Delivery
General Education Requirements & Forms CCC DOC 4/30/10 Communication and Analytical Thinking
Lifelong Learning
Natural Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
United States Cultures and Communities
General Education Handbook CCC PDF October 2009 A guide describing General Education requirements and processes at Foothill College
Course Outline of Record: A Curriculum Reference Guide ASCCC PDF 10/26/09 Guide to Writing Course Outline of Record
Stand Alone Course Form CCC DOC 10/9/09 A college must document that a proposed program meets criteria listed within this form before it will be approved.
Program & Course Approval Handbook, 3rd Ed. CCCCO pdf 04/29/09 Instructions for completing new applications for credit, noncredit, and apprenticeship programs.
Honors Course Development Guidelines Day pdf 03/11/08  
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