TOP Code Exploration

Fall
2000
Resolution Number: 
09.03
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Curriculum
Status: 
Completed

Whereas the Academic Senate has

Resolved in the past to request more frequent updating of the Taxonomy of Programs (TOP) Code, and occupational disciplines and English as a Second Language (ESL), in particular, have requested TOP Code revisions, and

Whereas the function and purpose of TOP Codes is not well understood in the field,


Resolved that the Academic Senate work with the Chancellor's Office to explore the conceptualization and implications of Taxonomy of Programs (TOP) Code assignments, and

Resolved that the Academic Senate work with the Chancellor's Office to effect revisions where they seem appropriate and disseminate information to local senates.

Status Report: 

WEDAC has taken up the TOP Codes issue and Academic Senate representatives sit on WEDAC. TOP codes revised at SO.