MA 135 College Algebra
S1B 2013 BL
Moreno, Richard Eric
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (New Mexico State University)Master of Science in Mathematics (New Mexico State University)
Bldg 616, Rm 10
January 14- March 10, 2013
5:00 - 7:30 PM
MA 125, or a high school or transfer course equivalent to MA 125, or an ACT math score >_ 23, or an SAT math score >_ 510, or a COMPASS score >_ 66 in the Algebra placement domain, or a COMP
Textbook: College Algebra w/ MyMath Lab 10th edition
Additional Resources: Access to a scientific calculator is STRONGLY ENCOURAGED. A graphing calculator is an acceptable choice, but is NOT required.
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Educational Philosophy: This facilitator's educational philosophy includes discussing and interacting with various mathematical topics from a variety of viewpoints. The facilitator engages the learner through a questioning Socratic methodology as well as through lectures, activities, examinations, quizzes, and homework. Finally, this facilitator firmly believes that learning is both hard work and extremely fun!
Class Assessment: 25%
Late Submission of Course Materials: Student must contact and receive permission from the instructor prior to submitting any late work.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students will conduct themselves in an appropriate and professional manner. Please turn your cell phones off or set to vibrate before coming to class. Important calls happen at all hours of the day; please conduct your conversation outside of the room. I consider it academic misconduct to use your cell phone or other electronic device (calculator excluded) while in the classroom during an exam or quiz.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Week 1 (1/14- 1/18)
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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 98
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Last Updated:12/5/2012 9:40:21 AM