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Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering

Members of the Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering are faculty members at colleges and universities offering or supporting bachelor's level engineering programs. A list of the members of the 2010-11 Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering (Civil, Electrical, Industrial, and Mechanical) can be found below:

Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering 2010-2011

 

The Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering completed their work in the spring of 2011. Their deliverables packages can be seen below:

www.thecb.state.tx.us/Tuning_Engineering_in_Texas

Meetings continued in 2011:

April 29, 2011 - FINAL meeting of Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering

Agenda

Audio - AM session

Audio - PM session

Approval of Minutes from  January 7 meeting

Course Alignment (all drafts)

Courses already aligned and in the ACGM - Annex A

New courses aligned for engineering and/or recommended for addition to the ACGM - Annex A1

Voluntary Statewide Transfer Compacts - Memorandum of Understanding

Recommended coursework flowcharts for engineering transfer compacts - Annex B

 

Tuning Committee Deliverables: (final packages are linked above)

Summary of statewide comments on Civil

Electrical

Summary of statewide comments on Electrical

Industrial

Summary of statewide comments on Industrial

Mechanical

Summary of statewide comments on Mechanical

Meeting Evaluation form

Minutes - draft

January 7, 2011: Agenda - full Council meeting

Presentations and Handouts:

Survey Results - Students

Survey Results - Employers

Survey Results - General

Discussion Questions

Course Alignment - UT-Tyler White Paper

Meeting Minutes 

January 6, 2011:

Agenda - January 6 Community College meeting

Audio Presentations (please note: questions were inaudible on recordings, so they have been cut; answers have been left for the value of the information provided):

Welcome, Introductions, Implementation, Timeline, and Purpose - Dr. Mary Smith, Office of Academic Planning and Policy, THECB

Tuning Timeline

Implications and Discussion of the Texas Common Course Numbering System (TCCNS) and the Academic Course Guide Manual (ACGM) - Dr. James Goeman, Division of Academic Affairs and Research, THECB

Academic Course Guide Manual

Texas Common Course Numbering System website - www.tccns.org

Methods for Necessary Course-Level Assessment - Dr. Lou Ann Berman, Associate Vice President for Student Success, The university of Texas at Tyler

ABET Course Assessment PowerPoint Presentation

ABET Course Assessment handout

The Changing Relationship Between Two- and Four-Year Institutions - Dr. Martha Ellis, Associate Vice Chancellor for Community College Partnerships, The University of Texas System

Transfer website - http://www.transfer101.org

Meeting Minutes - draft

Meetings were held throughout 2010, as shown below:

December 3, 2010: Face-to-face AND virtual LiveMeeting of the Electrical Engineering Committee

October 15, 2010:

Agenda

Presentations and Handouts:

Student Survey Highlights to Date

Minutes

Minutes - Leadership Meeting

Notes from Community College Meeting

October 1, 2010: Virtual LiveMeeting of the Civil Engineering Committee 

September 17, 2010: Virtual LiveMeeting of the Mechanical Engineering Committee 

September 17, 2010: Virtual LiveMeeting of the Civil Engineering Committee 

September 10, 2010: Face-to-face AND virtual LiveMeeting of the Electrical Engineering Committee

August 27, 2010: Virtual LiveMeeting of the Civil Engineering Committee

July 30, 2010:

Agenda

Agenda - Leadership Meeting

Leadership Meeting Chart

Presentations and Handouts:

Body of Knowledge

Bubble Chart 1

Bubble Chart 2

Tuning Flowchart

LiveMeeting-Sharepoint Instructions

Minutes

Minutes - Leadership Meeting

July 23, 2010: Virtual LiveMeeting of the Industrial Engineering Committee 

May 21, 2010:

Agenda

Presentations and Handouts:

Vertical Alignment - Dr. James Nelson

Body of Knowledge Hierarchy

ASEE Pipeline Paper

Body of Knowledge rubric

Constructing a Tuning Model

Minutes

April 20, 2010:

Agenda

Presentations and Handouts:

Engineer of 2020

Tuning Summary

ABET and Tuning Engineering

Tuning and Course Alignment

Bloom's Taxonomy

Degree Framework

Learning Accountability from the Bologna Project

Lumina Alignment - Dr. James Nelson

Charges to Texas Tuners

Tuning Surveys as part of the Tuning Process

Tuning USA - Texas

Navigating the Tuning Process

Minutes

Related Information:

Voluntary Mechanical Engineering Compact

Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering and Science 2011

Representatives have been selected for the Tuning Council for Engineering and Science 2011 and tuning will begin in two new areas of engineering: Biomedical and Chemical. In conjunction with this, Tuning will commence in the academic areas of Biology and Chemistry. The first meeting of the new committees was held on February 25, 2011. Additional information is posted here:

Tuning Oversight Council for Engineering and Science

Planning for Tuning Texas: information on the initial steps in planning for Tuning Texas


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