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Curriculum Development

The College curriculum is central to its vision of transforming lives through learning. Curriculum content and assessment of individual student mastery of College content should be organized to facilitate student learning. The curriculum, as a whole, should reflect a commitment to excellent education and is essential to the achievement of high standards in the academic program.

In supporting the mission of Lane, the President shall assure that responsible faculty, staff and administrators provide oversight of the academic quality and content of the curriculum. Towards that end, the President is authorized to initiate specific strategies to promote academic breadth, depth and integrity, and to facilitate innovation in the programs offered to students.

Curriculum approval shall be in accordance with Board policy guidelines, Oregon Department of Education regulations; the higher education guidelines of the US Department of Education and applicable accreditation standards.

Adopted: July 9, 2014
Reviewed: April 12, 2018