MA 125 Intermediate Algebra
S2R 2011 SC
Green, Catherine M.D.
B.S. - Civil EngineeringM.S. - Environmental Engineering Management
Before and after class, and by appointment
3/14/11 - 5/4/11
7:45 - 10:15 PM
Textbook: Intermediate Algebra, 10th Ed., by Lial, Hornsby & McGinnis
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
Additional Resources: Calculator: non-programmable, non-graphing
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Educational Philosophy: Algebra is NOT a spectator sport. It is also not a subject that should be feared. Success is dependent on involvement. Students need to do the readings and the homework and come to class prepared. I welcome all questions and will be available if you need extra help. Students will be evaluated on class participation, homework, quizzes, midterm and the final exam
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Homework notebook, class participation, quizzes, midterm, comprehensive final exam.
Late Submission of Course Materials: Homework folders may be turned in the following class after an excused absence. There are no makeups for missed quizzes however it can count as one of the discarded scores. Midterm can be made up after coordination with the instructor and the Park-Scott AFB office. Final can be made up if student has no unexcused absences and after coordination with the instructor and the Park-Scott AFB office.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students will conduct themselves in a civilized manner. Discussion is encouraged however students will show respect for each other and the instructor. Cell phones will be set on vibrate, and any cell phone use will be conducted outside the classroom.
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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. from Park University 2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog Page 92-93
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog Page 95-96
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Last Updated:2/18/2011 6:11:37 PM