BIOL 1610 COLLEGE BIOLOGY SILABIS

BIOL 1610 COLLEGE BIOLOGY SILABIS - BIOL 1610: COLLEGE...

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BIOL 1610: COLLEGE BIOLOGY I INSTRUCTOR: Jim Blevins ( jim.blevins@slcc.edu ) PHONE: 957-4790 OFFICE: MWF 10:30-11:30 am (Redwood–SI 313), TR 5-5:30, 8:30-9 pm (South–N386) TEXT: Solomon E.P, L.R Berg and D.W Martin. 2008. Biology 8 th edition PREREQUISITES: A grade of C or better in Math 0990 or equivalent CPT/ACT score AND a grade of C or better in RDG 0990 or equivalent CPT/ACT score. If you do not meet the prerequisites you may be dropped from the course. ONLINE COURSE MATERIALS: Announcements, the syllabus, lecture outlines and study guides are available through your MyPage account by going to "My Courses" and selecting "College Biology I" from "Courses I'm Attending". Documents can be downloaded and printed from "Files" in the toolbar on the left. LAB: You must be concurrently enrolled in BIOL 1615, College Biology I Lab. Your lab score will contribute 20% to your final grade in the course. EXAMS: There will be three midterm exams, each worth 100 points and a cumulative final exam worth 200 points. Questions will consist of multiple choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, and short answer. IT WILL NOT BE POSSIBLE TO TAKE EXAMS AT ANY TIME OTHER THAN WHEN SCHEDULED AND YOU MUST TAKE THE EXAM WITH THE SECTION YOU ARE ENROLLED IN-ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS! If you miss an exam, the cumulative final exam score will be used as a make-up. IF YOU ARE MORE THAN 10 MINUTES LATE ON EXAM DAYS YOUR SCORE WILL BE REDUCED BY 5% AND AN ADDITIONAL 5% WILL BE SUBTRACTED FOR EACH 5 MINUTES THEREAFTER. ATTENDANCE and PARTICIPATION: In addition to the exams, I will take regular attendance and your percent attendance will count the same as a midterm (100 points). Attendance points are not given if you are late for class, leave early, and for
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