MG 101 Introduction to Management
U1RR 2007 MT
Silver, Eric L.
MBA, William Carey CollegeBS, Wayland Baptist UniversityAAS, Community College of the Air Force
(228) 547-3592 cell
28 May - 22 July 2007
11:00 - 12:15 PM
Textbook: Required • Fundamentals of Management, Edition: 5TH 05 • Robbins, Stephen P. / De Cenzo, David A. ISBN#: 0131487361
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Provide an interactive learning environment conducive for critical thinking and the exchange of ideas. Maximizing the use of multiple tools to include textbooks, lectures, videos and class discussions.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
This core assessment is a CLOSED BOOK, CLOSED NOTES examination that must be administered and proctored in the classroom and may not be given as a take-home examination. Students should not have access to the exam or its questions before it is administered. The duration of the exam can be no longer than two hours.
No calculators, computers, or materials other than a writing instrument may be used for the exam; this applies to all students, regardless of whether the exam is for on-line or face-to-face students. Completion of the exam is strictly individual; students may not work in groups to complete the exam.
The Comprehensive Final Examination for online courses must be passed with a grade of at least 60% in order to pass the course regardless of the student’s overall average in the course.
Class Assessment: Chapter assignments (written and oral), Participation, Mid-Term and Final Presentation.
Exam 1 (100 points)..........................................................20% of Final Grade
Total: 500 points; 100%
Grading Scale: 460-500 points; 92-100%......A
415-459 points; 83-91%........B
370-414 points; 74-82%........C
325-369 points; 65-73%........D
Less than 325 points/65%.......F
All final exams will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Associate Dean.
Assignments submitted late will not be accepted without penalty. The late submission will receive a lower percentage grade. Excused absences will excuse assignment deadlines until the following class. Mid-term and Final Exams must be taken during the week they are scheduled.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Attend class and be on time. Be prepared for class--read and be prepared to discuss the assigned readings, cases, and problems. Participate in classroom discussions--this is a very important part of a college education. Be prepared for examinations.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Week 1: Chapter 1, Managers & Management; History Module; Chapter 2, Management Environment
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 2006-2007 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
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