Disciplines List – Digital Media

Resolution Number
Assigned to
Standards and Practices Committee
Disciplines List
Status Report

By passing this resolution, the delegates agreed with the Executive Committee position that the Discipline List Revision for Digital Media should not be forwarded to the Board of Governors. No other action is necessary for this resolution.

Whereas, Oral testimony given through the consultation process used for the review of minimum qualifications for faculty in the California community colleges, known as the “Disciplines List,” opposed adding the following new discipline to the non-Master’s list called Digital Media;

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Graphics, Digital Media, Multimedia, Animation, Fine Arts with an emphasis in digital media, or related field from an accredited college or university, and two years of non-teaching experience in a related discipline, or the equivalent.

Whereas, The Executive Committee of the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges, having evaluated this evidence, opposed the revision;

Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges not forward the proposal to change the Disciplines List for Digital Media to the Board of Governors.

See Appendix A: Disciplines List Revision Summary Report