MG 420 Labor Relations
S1AA 2013 LC2
Rucker, Laurence K.
Can be reached by daytime phone
Mon-Fri 5-8 p.m.
14 January - 10 March 2013
1645 - 22:10 PM
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Video Tapes: Norma Rea, Hoffa
Internet resources Periodicals
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Educational Philosophy: Is to motivate students to learn through exploration of ideas, discussion of contemporary issues, creative thinking and class interactiveness. This will be accomplished by facilitating student research, discussions, video presentations, text readings, group presentations, written reports, and examinations.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: The course will consist of interactive lectures and media presentations. Students will give oral presentations of assigned readings and participate in class discussions. Student oral and written presentations will be included in the class participation grade. Students must read assigned material prior to class meetings and be prepared to dicuss topics. A research paper of at least 6 but no more than 10 pages, double-spaced, in APA format is required to complete the course. A mid-term and final exam will be given. The comprehensive core assessment final is not a take-home exam. The comprehensive core assessment final is not open book or open note.
100-90=A (4.0 honor points) - 1000 to 900 class points
79-70=C (2.0 honor points) - 799 to 700 class points
69-60=D (1.0 honor points) - 699 to 600 class points
59 and below=F (no honor points) 599 class points and below
The course grade for students will be based on the overall average of homework and tests taken during the course in accordance with the weighting of the various requirements as stated in the syllabus.
All final exams in all School of Business courses will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. They will constitute 30% of the total course grade and will not be a take-home exam. They will be completed during the test week in the period designated by the registrar or by the Proctor in the case online courses. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Dean of the School of Business.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Manage a safe an enjoyable learning environment. Cell phones are allowed in class. Students should exercise courtesy to the entire class by discreetly monitoring incoming calls. Students may leave and return to class quietly as needed. Class members will respectfully obey the rules of Park University-Lackland AFB Education Services and sign that they have received such instructions.
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 95-96
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 95
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
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .
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