Welcome to the Curriculum Committee! As a standing committee of the Academic Senate, the Moreno Valley College (MVC) Curriculum Committee reviews and approves credit and non-credit courses and educational programs of the college.

Meetings Agendas and Minutes Support Documentation

Purpose

The MVC Curriculum Committee approves all credit and non-credit courses, educational programs, and makes recommendations to the Academic Senate. The Curriculum Committee also has responsibility for the processes involved in meeting all quality assurance standards for Distance Education courses. All involved in curriculum development and approval are responsibile for ensuring that College curriculum is sound, that it complies with all regulations, and that it helps students to achieve their educational and professional goals.

Mission (pdf) Bylaws (pdf)

Meetings

The Curriculum Committee follows the most recent Governance Committee Meeting Calendar as approved by Moreno Valley College's Strategic Planning Council and Academic Senate. The committee meets during the fall and spring semesters. All meetings are open to the college community and to the public. The committee uses Roberts Rules of Order, Newly Revised (2000) in the conduct of its meetings and follows the procedures outlined in The Brown Act.

2022

DATE TIME LOCATION

September 13

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

September 27

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

October 11

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

October 25

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

November 8

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

November 29

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

2023

DATE TIME LOCATION

February 28

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

March 14

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

March 28

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

April 25

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

May 9

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

May 23

2 - 4 pm

Zoom

 

Members

 
  • Nancy Aguirre, Public Safety
  • Maria Alvarez de Pacheco, Counseling
  • Marcus Anderson, Business
  • Robert Delgadillo, Visual and Performing Arts
  • Rachel Dyer, Health and Human Services
  • Norma Flores, Communications, English and World Languages
  • Lisa Hausladen, Assessment Coordinator
  • Jeanne Howard, Articulation office
  • Esteban Navas, STEM - Mathematics
  • Debbi Renfrow, Library and Learning Resources
  • Nick Sinigaglia, Humanities Education, Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Stephen Wagner, STEM - Natural Sciences
  • Anna Marie Amezquita, Dean of Instruction, Communications and Liberal Arts
  • Eric Anthony, Associate Dean, Career & Technical Education
  • Sabina Fernandez, Support Staff and Recorder
  • Vacant, Vice President - Academic Affairs, ALO, Administrative Co-Chair
  • Ann Pfeifle, Faculty Co-Chair
  • Phillip Rawlings, Dean of Instruction, Public Safety
  • Kevin Stewart, Dean of Instruction, STEM and CTE
  • Tom Vitzelio, Dean, Student Success and Academic Support
  • Abraham Zambrana, Student Representative (ASMVC)

Curriculum Development

The college curriculum committee is the sole approving body for MVC-only curriculum. For shared courses across the district, the College has one vote on the district curriculum committee. The College's curriculum committee is responsible for informing faculty of state-mandated curriculum changes through reports to their departments, programs, and offices and for soliciting recommendations from faculty and others on curriculum-related issues.

Subcommittees

 

Technical Review Committee

The Technical Review Committee (TRC) reviews any technical issues of incoming or current curriculum proposals prior District Technical Review Committee. TRC meetings are open to faculty regarding any curriculum questions.

  • Faculty Curriculum Co-Chair: Ann Pfeifle
  • Articulation Officer: Jeanne Howard
  • Administrative Curriculum Co-Chair: Vacant
  • Support Staff: Sabina Fernandez
  • Meeting schedule: Every other Thursday during the fall and spring terms via Zoom. Contact support staff Sabina Fernandez for meeting information.
As a subcommittee of Curriculum Committee, the Distance Education Committee (DEC) advises the Curriculum Committee and Academic Senate on all matters related to distance education, and coordinates and provides distance education training for faculty and staff.

 

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