SOC 352 – Social Change – Summer A 2018SLNs 41043/ 42610Syllabus Table of ContentsSubjectPage1.Introduction32.Course staff33.Required materials34.Technical support45.Abbreviations I use46.What’s needed to succeed in this course?47.Links to informational articles for students58.Course set-upCourse content5Course organization5Course objectives5Course format69.What you should know about me as an Instructor610.Course policies & proceduresEmails7Important deadlines7Course conduct1.General information82.Threatening or violent conduct83.Title IX8Absences and makeup work1.Deaths in the family82.Illness, injury or other forms of incapacitation93.Observance of religious holidays94.Participation in university-sanctioned activities9Requests for incompletes9Medical/ compassionate withdrawals9Time zone differences10Accommodation of students with disabilities10Academic integrity/ dishonesty1011. GradingGeneral grading policies10Table: Point breakdown of course elements11Table: Grading scale11Page 1 of 47
SubjectPage12. TestingGeneral Information12ASU campus locations where you can take your tests12RLDB practice test12Test mechanics 13Test policies14Material covered on each test15Table: Test timetable1513.Discussion forumsGeneral information16About Post 1s and Post 2s16Recycling previous coursework in Forum posts16Table: Forum post timetable1614.Written assignments (“Tasks”) General information18How to complete each Task assignment18How to submit assignments to SafeAssign19When your assignments will be graded19Policy on missing/ disputed scores19Table: Task assignment timetable1915.Video projectGeneral information20Important deadlines re: this project20Policy re: disputed scores2016.Planning for Blackboard outages and/or computer problems2017.Course Outline2118.Appendix I: The Respondus Lockdown BrowserInstallation23Use26Common problems with the RLDB & how to fix them2719.Appendix II-A: GENERAL information about Task assignments2920.Appendix II-B: SPECIFIC information about Task assignmentsTask 1 instructions & grading rubric31Task 2 instructions & grading rubric32Task 3 instructions & grading rubric33Task 4 instructions & grading rubric35Task 5 instructions & grading rubric4221.Appendix III: Grading rubric for video project44Page 2 of 47
22.Appendix IV: Grading rubric for forum posts45SOC 352 – Social Change – Summer A 2018SLNs 41043/ 42610Introduction:Welcome to SOC 352! I hope you will find the course material both interesting and applicable to your life. We look forward to working with you this semester.