MA 212 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III
F1U 2006 LU
Simtion, Adrian P.
8:00 - 1:10 PM
Textbook: Calculus - Larson, Hostetler and Edwards 8th edition ISBN 0-618-50298-x
Textbooks can be purchased though the MBS bookstore
McAfee Memorial Library - Online information, links, electronic databases and the Online catalog. Contact the library for further assistance via email or at 800-270-4347.Career Counseling - The Career Development Center (CDC) provides services for all stages of career development. The mission of the CDC is to provide the career planning tools to ensure a lifetime of career success.Park Helpdesk - If you have forgotten your OPEN ID or Password, or need assistance with your PirateMail account, please email email@example.com or call 800-927-3024Resources for Current Students - A great place to look for all kinds of information http://www.park.edu/Current/.
Educational Philosophy: The instructor's educational philosophy is one of interactiveness based on lectures, activities, quizzes, and examinations. The instructor encourage exploration of the material and questoning to deeper the student's understanding and empower them to take responsability for their success in the course.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: The primary focus of this class is vectors, vector valued functions, functions of several variables and multiple integration. There will be 5 tests, three exams and two quizzes. Quizzes/homework assignments are worth 30%, and exams are worth 70%.
Grading will be based on:
A 90 to 100%
B 80 to 89%
C 70 to 79%
D 60 to 69%
F 0 to 59%
Late Submission of Course Materials: The instructor will accept assignments late for partial credit only for justificable reasons, as deemed by the instructor. Students should not except to receive extra time on completing assignments. Since the course is compacted into eight weeks, students cannot afford to fall behind in the work.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students are expected to participate fully in the class learning activities. Phone and beepers are to be placed on vibrate or turned off. Students are required to exercise courteous behavior between themselves and with the instructor.
The approximate outline of the course is as follows:
Week I - Vectors and Geometry of Space
Week II - Vector Valued Functions
Week III - Functions of Several Variables
Week IV - Functions of Several Variables, (cont.)
Week V - Multiple Integration
Week VI - Multiple Integration, (cont.)
Week VII - Vector Analysis
Week VIII - Review and Final Exam
Academic Honesty:Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life. Park University 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87-89
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .
Last Updated:7/17/2006 11:24:29 AM