Kansas Core Outcomes Group Conference

Each year faculty from all 32 institutions are invited to participate in the Kansas Core Outcomes Group Conference (KCOG) to articulate core outcomes for courses to be recommended for seamless transfer.

The 2018 KCOG Conference will be held October 12, 2018, at University of Kansas Edwards Campus, BEST Building Conference Center, 12604 S. Quivira Rd. Overland Park, Kansas.  Click here for a map. 

Conference
Agenda
                     Click here to Register.
10:00 Registration -- Lobby, BEST Building Conference Center
10:15 Chair/Facilitator Orientation -- BEST 130
11:00 Opening Session -- BEST Building Conference Center
12:00 Box Lunch in your session room
12:30-3:00 KCOG Breakout Sessions

To prepare for this conference, attending faculty should be familiar with the course, the syllabus, and the course number and title used by the institution.  Appointed faculty will be voting on student outcomes, representing the institution for each course articulated for System Wide Transfer (SWT).  

COURSES MEETING ON OCTOBER 12
The following 12 courses will be discussed by appointed faculty, who will need to register.

  • American Literature I (New) & II (New)
  • Comparative Politics (New)
  • Introduction to Early Childhood (New)
  • Introduction to Political Science (Review)
  • Macroeconomics (Review) & Microeconomics (Review)
  • Marriage and Family (New)
  • Music Theory I (Review) & II (New)
  • Principles of Leadership (New)
  • Social Problems (Review)

REVIEW COURSES MEETING ELECTRONICALLY
The following 16 courses are up for a five-year review, and outcomes are being updated electronically.  Faculty do NOT need to register.  Appointed faculty for these courses will be contacted by the faculty chair through email with details of participation.

  • Art History I & II
  • Childhood Growth and Development
  • English Composition I & II
  • French I & II
  • General Biology and Lab for Non-Majors
  • Introduction to Computer and Applications
  • Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
  • Logic and Critical Thinking
  • Physical Science I and Lab
  • Stagecraft & Theatre Practicum
  • U.S. History to 1877 & U.S. History since 1877