MA 125 Intermediate Algebra
S2U 2011 LU
Brackney, Casaundra M.
Master's Degree in Business Administration
March 14, 2011 - May 8, 2011
5:30 - 8:15 PM
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
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Additional Resources: Please Note: It is suggested that you will have access to a scientific calculator. You will not be allowed to use a programmable, graphing, or statistical calculator on your final exam. I suggest that you use the same calculator throughout the course, so that you can be familiar with the calculator and will avoid problems throughout the course.
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Educational Philosophy: It is my desire that each student leave my class with a sense of ease in learning and understanding Intermediate Algebra through the techniques used throughout the textbook. My hope is that each student will have some sense of comfortability in learning algebra and mathematics.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Late Submission of Course Materials: All homework is due by the beginning of class. There will be a 5 point penalty if it turned in late or for any unexcused missed class.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students are responsible for turning in their assignments on time. If any student cannot attend class, they are responsible for contacting the instructor prior to the start of class. Excessive tardiness or absent from class will have a negative impact of their grade. It is strongly encouraged that students participate during class. Cheating will not be tolerated at all. Classmates are encouraged to be respectful to each other. Allow all students time to express their ideas and positive encouragement and comments are recommended. All assignments and quizzes must be completed in order to pass the course.
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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:2/15/2011 4:34:45 PM