Lawson State Community College eCollege Syllabus HIS 201 (A Complete Distance Education, Online Course) COURSE CREDIT HOURS: 3 credit hours CLASS MEETING DATES/TIMES/LOCATION: All classes within our online course to include its lessons, lectures, discussion boards, assignments, projects, tests, etc…take place online. Students enrolled in an online do NOT report to a physical class. Their class is online (via Blackboard). Students have access to course information 24/7 from the first day of class (online). Units are divided up by weeks/units. Students must access class information and complete all assignments by specific due dates, beginning the first day of classes (regardless of term). Students MUST engage the class early in the week and establish and maintain an online presence. Students who lack online engagement will not do well in an online course. INSTRUCTOR CONTACT INFORMATION: Instructor’s Name Office Campus & Bldg. Office Phone Corey Hand n/a n/a E-mail Address [email protected] EMAIL REQUIREMENTS eCollege and Blackboard systems do not recognize non Lawson State Community College (LSCC) email addresses. Thus, all students are required to only communicate using their Lawson State issued email accounts. If taking an eCollege course, your instructor will use the LSCC email system to deliver important information and notices about the course (throughout the term). All eCollege students, then, are expected to check email daily and stay abreast of course information both inside their Blackboard course and within their LSCC email accounts. NOTE: To access the email feature in Blackboard, click on Course Tools. The Alabama College System Copyright 2004 All Rights Reserved 1
ONLINE OFFICE HOUR(S): Online Fridays from 10:00 to 11:30 A.M. COURSE DESCRIPTION: An overview of U.S. History from Reconstruction to the end of the 1970s. PREREQUISITE(S)/CO-REQUISITE(S): Prerequisite: None Co-requisite: None eTEXTBOOK(S) AND OTHER LEARNING RESOURCES: The American Promise, A History of the United States,Vol. 1: From 1865, Sixth Edition Roark, Johnson, Cohen, Stage, Hartmann, 2015 ISBN 978-1-4576-6839-5 BLACKBOARD REQUIREMENT (COURSE DELIVERY): All eCollege online course materials are delivered via Blackboard, Lawson State’s learning management system. To gain access to vital course information such as the syllabus, handouts, Power Point shows, activities, assignments, announcements, lectures, etc., login via Lawson’s main webpage at . Once on the main webpage, click on the Student Portal to access Blackboard and secure the login directions. All registered students can access Blackboard. You cannot pass this course without accessing the course information in Blackboard. COMPUTER & INTERNET REQUIREMENTS Taking an online college requires almost a daily connection with your course. All eCollege students should have a reliable computer and 24/7 Internet access, if enrolled in an online course.
- Fall '19
- E-learning, Formative assessment, Virtual learning environment, Learning management system, The American Promise