Link to New KB: https://kb.wisc.edu/apir/108469
Academic Planning and Institutional Research (APIR) has created a new Policy KB Topic Library on its new APIR KnowledgeBase site. The content formerly housed on this KB has transitioned to the updated document(s). Please refer to this new academic policy library.
This new APIR KB site is replacing the former Courses and Academic Programs (aka, Vesta) site in a staged transition. (Note: The Lumen KB remains separate and active and is available from the Quick Link in the left navigation of the APIR KB site.) This new APIR KB will include documents related to academic program planning (degrees/majors, named options, certificates), courses, program review, and academic policy.
Individual study courses are different from group instruction courses in that they do not have a pre-defined curriculum. Proposals to create or change an individual study course must still go through the regular course proposal process. There are a number of areas where this type of course must follow the same requirements as all other for-credit courses: The sample syllabus may be replaced with a directed/independent study or thesis agreement form. See Also: