CJ 313 The Law of Evidence
F1T 2007 DLA
Chave, Reid W.
M.A., Ed.M., M.A.
Mt. Pleasant, SC
Daily, 8 - 10A.M., and 11P.M., each class week (8 weeks)
FAX: (775) 908-8810
August 20 - October 14, 2007
Monday through Sunday, each class week (8 weeks).
By e-mail, FAX, and online as required.
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
· Class participation, short answer-essay exams
· Essay exams
· Research paper(s) &/or project(s), presentation on paper &/or project
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Each week, an online written assignment is required and is worth a maximum of 30 points. Written assignments are due in the course dropbox by Sunday of each class week, and are based on the following criteria:
Each week’s participation is worth 50 points (30 points for responses to the instructor’s questions, and 20 points for engaging in online classroom discussion by responding to classmates’ postings. Participation will be graded on the following criteria.
As a means of review, an open-book mid-term examination will be given during Week 4, which will be worth 60 course points. Answers are submitted to the instructor by e-mail and not online in the course.
The components of the course and their respective worth as follows:
Course Letter Grade
Failure to complete the final examination will result in a grade of F in spite of any other completed assignments in the coursel.
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Assignments: Inasmuch as the E-College operates on Mountain Standard Time (MST), assignment responses must be posted online in the course by submitting assignments where directed (e.g., online discussion link, e-mail, or the dropbox). I will grade assignments with percentage points (not a letter grade), and enter the results (score and comments where appropriate) through the dropbox and the gradebook.
Week 1: Chapter 1 (August 20 - 26, 2007)
Week 2: Chapters 2 and 3 (August 27 –September 2, 2007)
Week 3: Chapters 4 and 5 (September 3 (Labor Day) –9, 2007)
Week 4: Chapters 6 and 7 (September 10 –16, 2006)
Week 4: Mid-term Examination (Due: September 16, 2007)
Week 5: Chapters 8 and 9 (September 17 –23, 2007)
Week 6: Chapters 10 and 11 (September 24 –30, 2007)
Week 6: Final Examination Proctor Form (Due: September 28, 2007)
Week 7: Chapters 12 and 13 (October 1 –7, 2007)
Week 8: Chapters 14 and 15 (October 8 –14, 2007) (Final Examination Week)
Week 8: Final Examination (Answers from proctors due by October 14, 2007)
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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 2007-2008 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
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Last Updated:7/25/2007 12:14:53 AM