Course Creation & Administration
Course Proposals and Changes
All course proposals and changes are to be reviewed by the GPILS Curriculum Committee before they are submitted to the Graduate School. Please review the FAQs before submitting a new course proposal. Questions and/or completed forms should be directed to GPILS Academic Coordinator, Jennifer Goetz.
Deadlines are as follows:
- Submit by March 1st for Fall classes
- Submit by September 1st for Spring classes
Assistance with Blackboard
Faculty and support staff that need assistance with Blackboard can look over the FAQs on this page. If further assistance is need, please contact GPILS Academic Coordinator, Jennifer Goetz.
To avoid copyright infringement please Permalink all journal articles uploaded to Blackboard. Please click on the link to the right to learn how to do this. To find out more about copyright issues you can view this tutorial or use this checklist to see if you are covered under Fair Use.
Grade are due three weeks after the semester ends. To view semester start and end dates click on the Academic Calendar link to the right. Grades sheets are sent via e-mail by the Academic or Program Coordinators. If you do not receive a gradesheet, please contact the appropriate person.
All GPILS course syllabi must state the University of Maryland ADA policy. GPILS works with the Office of Disability Services (ODS) to accommodate all ADA requests. For more information please contact the ODS or direct questions to the GPILS ADA Liasion, Jennifer Goetz.