MA 208 Discrete Mathematics
FA 2011 HO
SC016A - Parkville campus
Tuesday, Thursday: time posted on the office door
8/15/2011 to 12/9/2011
MA125 or higher
(2) Student's Solutions Manual to Discrete Mathematics, 5th edition, by Dossey, Otto, Spence, Vanden Eynden, ISBN: 0-321-30517-5, Addison Wesley
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
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Educational Philosophy: I believe that most people learn best by actually working with and using the information presented in class. To do this, we will have a number of assignments that will give the students opportunities to work through the concepts learned in the course.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Letter grades are assigned (based on your overall score) as follows:
90 - 100 A
80 - 89 B
70 - 79 C
60 - 69 D
less than 60 F
Late Submission of Course Materials:
The only exception to the use of a late permission is that once the solution key of an assignment is posted, no further submission can be accepted.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
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 students and faculty members are encouraged to take advantage of the University resources available for learning about academic honesty (www.park.edu/current or http://www.park.edu/faculty/).from Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 93Penalty: (1) First-time offense - 0 credit on all work (i.e., current and prior assignments, tests, etc.) (2) Subsequent offense - receive F as the final grade and expel the offender from the class.
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 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 93You may use whatever resources you like to complete your assignments, however you should acknowledge the sources of any help you get (copying work from a web site, having your little sister debug your program, etc.). However, copying work from another person or group in the course is a definite no-no.
Penalty: (1) First-time offense - 0 credit on all work (i.e., current and prior assignments, tests, etc.) (2) Subsequent offense - receive F as the final grade and expel the offender from the class.
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 96
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Last Updated:8/3/2011 12:42:45 PM