Frequently Asked Question for Faculty
1. How can I teach a Core curriculum course?
Core Course Proposal Form. The proposal will be reviewed by a
faculty committee in one of the sub-areas. If approved, the
proposal will be forwarded to the Core Curriculum Committee for
review. If CCC approval is secured, the Registrar will notify the
University Community by e-mail of approved courses, which will be
available for review in the Proposals Published for Final Approval
Review folder on the Core Curriculum site on Moodle for 15
days from the notification date. Approved courses standing without
objection for the 15 day review period will be added to the
Click here for more information about the Core course proposal
To propose a new Speaking Across the Curriculum course, please
Core Course Proposal Form and a SAC Proposal
To propose a new Indianapolis Community Requirement course,
please complete a
Core Course Proposal Form and an ICR Proposal
2. Is there support available to help prepare to teach a Core
Yes, Course Development Grants are available for faculty - the
application can be found by clicking
3. Is there funding available to help defray costs of special
experiences for my students in one of my Core classes?
Yes, Course Enhancement Grants provide up to $200 toward a
co-curricular experience for students relevant to the Core course.
The application can be found by clicking
4. What is the assessment cycle for classes in the Core?
Assessment information for different areas in the Core can be
found by clicking here.
5. What are Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) for areas within
Student Learning Objectives for different areas within the Core
can be found by clicking here.