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Instruction

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Policy 1500 - Academic Assessment and Placement
Policy 1500 - Academic Assessment and Placement

Procedure 2500 - Academic Assessment, Placement, and Re-testing

The College acknowledges its responsibility to prepare students for academic success. As a means of helping students achieve the necessary skill foundation essential for collegiate work, the President or the President's designee is authorized to adopt procedures for academic assessment and placement.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1501 - Academic Integrity, Quality, and Rigor
Policy 1501 - Academic Integrity, Quality, and Rigor

Procedure 2502 - Academic Integrity

The College is committed to the integrity, quality, and academic rigor of all its courses. The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for academic integrity, quality, and rigor.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1502 - Instructional Program
Policy 1502 - Instructional Program

Procedure 2540 - Credit Hour Allocation

The College is a comprehensive community college. It will offer educational programs for career preparation, transfer to four-year colleges and universities, developmental studies, and a range of extended services to meet the life-long learning needs of its citizens. It is the policy of the College's instructional programs to strive to adhere to the "Barton Governance Manual" as established by the Board of Trustees and those of any accreditation bodies with which it is formally associated.

(Approved by President on 10-9-06)

Policy 1503 - Academic Clemency
Policy 1503 - Academic Clemency

Procedure 2503 - Academic Clemency

The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for academic clemency.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1504 - Course/Program Development and Management
Policy 1504 - Course/Program Development and Management

Procedure 2525 - College to University Articulation Agreements

Credit bearing courses and associated certificate and degree programs are developed, reviewed and processed by the Learning, Instruction & Curriculum Committee with membership including faculty and staff. The Vice-President of Instruction oversees the committee with an appointed designee leading meetings and activities.  Administrative support is provided by the Vice-President’s staff.

The committee facilitates a process that ensures consistency of curriculum across the instructional system regardless of venue and modality. Additionally, the committee safeguards statewide transfer and workforce alignments, college to university articulation agreements and course design that addresses integrity, academic rigor, quality of course design and assessment of student learning.

Approved by: President

Date: 10/8/07

Revision(s): 5/17/21

Policy 1505 - Grade and Degree Revocation
Policy 1505 - Grade and Degree Revocation

Procedure 2505 - Grade Revocation 

The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for grade and degree revocation.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1506 - Honorary Degree
Policy 1506 - Honorary Degree

Procedure 2507 - Honorary Degree

The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for the awarding of honorary degrees.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1510 - Examinations
Policy 1510 - Examinations

Procedure 2510 - Proctored Examinations
Procedure 2512 - Finals

The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for course examinations and grade and attendance reporting.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1511 - Grade and Attendance Reporting
Policy 1511 - Grade and Attendance Reporting

Procedure 2511 - Grade and Attendance Reporting

The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for grade and attendance reporting.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1520 - Academic Freedom
Policy 1520 - Academic Freedom

Procedure 2520 - Academic Freedom and Freedom of Expression 

The President or the President's designee is authorized to create procedures for academic freedom.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1530 - Course Attendance
Policy 1530 - Course Attendance

Procedure 2530 - Course Attendance

The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for student course attendance.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)

Policy 1535 Children in the Classroom
Policy 1535 Children in the Classroom

Procedure 2535 - Children in the Classroom

The President or the President's designee is authorized to establish procedures for children in the classroom.

(Revised and approved by President on 10/8/07)