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CIC Reference Materials & Reference Sites


Accreditation ​Standards, Adopted June 2014 (Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC))
Blooms Learning Activity Matrix (adapted from Carnegie Mellon)
California Community Colleges Course Data Elements (CB)
​​Class Capacity
Correspondence Education Addendum (CEA)
The Course Outline of Record:  A Curriculum Reference Guide, Adopted Spring 2017 (Academic Senate for California Community Colleges)
Course Review Guide (Revised 9-3-20)  ​​
Credit Course Repetition Guidelines, November 2013 (California Community College Chancellor's Office)
Crosswalk, 6th edition Taxonomy of Programs(TOP) to 2010 Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Revised 6-14-12 
Curriculum Audit Workbook 2.0  (Long Beach City College) 
​​Curriculum and Instruct​ion Council Handbook 2021-22, Revised Fall 2021 (Santiago Canyon College) ​​​
Distance Education​​
eLumen Instructions and Workflows​
​​Guidelin​​es for Title 5 Regulations Section 55003: Policies for Prerequisites, Corequisites​ and Advisories on Recommended Preparation, Adopted March 2011 
​​​​Guiding Notes for General Education Course Reviewers, October 2019 
Implementing Content Review for Communication and Computation Prerequisites, Adopted Spring 2011
Noncredit Departments in eLumen 
​Program and Course Approval Handbook (PCAH), 7th edition, 2019 ​
​​Setting Class Enrollment Maximums: Process, Roles, and Principles, Adopted Spring 2012
​​​​​Special Regulations for Courses in Specific Subject Areas (UC) ​ 
Suggested Standards for Writing Curriculum (Revised Spring 2019, Santiago Canyon College )
​​Student Attendance Accounting Manual ​
Taxonomy of Programs (TOP Codes) 6th edition, February 2004 (Revised 2012, Corrected 2013)
​​Taxonomy, Verbs Requiring Cognitive Outcomes​​

​​Academic Senate for California Community Colleges (ASCCC)
​Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC)​
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office (CCCCO) 
​​ Course Identification Numbering System (C-ID)
​​ Los Angeles and Orange County Regional Consortia (LAOCRC)
​​TES College Source