MA 135 College Algebra
S2GG 2013 MI
Genre, Raye Ann
Adjunct Mathematics Professor
M.A.T. in MathematicsB.S. in Mathematics Education
Before of after class or by appointment
March 19 - May
4:45 - 10:10 PM
Textbook: Text: College Algebra 10th edition
Authors: Lial, Margaret L., Hornsby, John & Schneider, David I.
Publisher: Pearson Education Inc., 2009
A scientific calculator is required, a graphing calculator may be substituted but is not required.
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Class Assessment: Weekly Quizzes and assignments = 70%
Midterm and Final exam = 30 %
Late Submission of Course Materials: Students will need to have an excused absence in order to make up a quiz. If the absence is not excused the grade will be entered as a zero. If absence is excused, the student may make up the quiz before the next class period.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students will respect their classmates, the instructor, the education center and themselves.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Week 1 - Chapter one
Week 2 - Chapter two and quiz over chapter one
Week 3 - Chapter three and quiz over chapter two
Week 4 - Chapter 4 and quiz over chapter three
Week 5 - Review and Midterm over chapters 1 - 4
Week 6 - Chapter 5
Week 7 - Review
Week 8 - Final examination
Weekly assignments will be announced each week during class. If student is not in class, it is their responsibility to contact the teacher and get the assignment as well as set up a time to make up the quiz or exam.
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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 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog Page 95
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog Page 98INSTRUCTOR MUST BE NOTIFIED OF ANY ABSENCE OR IT WILL RESULT IN AN UNEXCUSED ABSENCE AND THE WEEKLY GRADE WILL BE RECORDED AS A ZERO.
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