MA 125 Intermediate Algebra
S2J 2011 IN
Buckley, John E.
M.S. Physics, University of Kansas, Lawrence, 1993B.S. Mathematics and Physics, University of Missouri, Columbia, 1991
03/14/2011 - 05/07/2011
5:30 - 9:50 PM
Textbook Only, Margaret Lial, et al, Intermediate Algebra, 10/E, Addison Wesley, 2008 ISBN: 9780321557643
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Educational Philosophy: The course is taught primarily through lecture. Many examples are worked out during class; a quiz is given each week to evaluate the student's ability to work various algebraic problems. A comprehensive final exam is given the last week of the course.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Course grade will be based on quiz scores and the final exam. The questions on the quizzes are like the problems worked out in class and also assigned in the homework. Homework problems are assigned weekly but are not collected or graded.
Late Submission of Course Materials: No make-up quizzes will be given. If a quiz is missed, a zero will be recorded for that quiz score for that week.
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Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
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