EconClassRequirements-and-Policies

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Senior Economics Class Requirements and Policies 2010-2011 1. Course Information : Economics, Mrs. Aguirre-Simpson , room 114 email: elsieaguirresimpson@vusd.k12.ca.us phone: 760-727-7284 x72230 2. Course Summary: The course will pursue a deeper understanding of economic theories, economic systems, financial markets, and consumer’s role in the American economic system through interactive activities and reflective opportunities. 3. Course Topics: Supply and demand, opportunity costs, domestic and international competition, playing the stock market, fiscal and monetary policies, Federal Reserve System, and the labor market. Also, the value of civil responsibility. 4. Textbook : Economics in our Times by Roger Arnold MUST BRING BOOK TO CLASS EVERYDAY! 5. Class Rules : 1. Treat EVERYONE with respect 2. NO eating in the classroom 3. Keep the class clean – NO spiral paper allowed! 4. No grooming 5. No electronic devices visible or “on” 6. The teacher dismisses the class, not the bell. 6. Grading : Grades are on a cumulative point basis.
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Unformatted text preview: These points come from: 1. Exams/Quizzes 4. Homework 2. Collaborative Projects 5. Participation/attendance 3. Community Participation-mandatory 6 hours per semester All assignments, tests, and final grade will be determined by a percentage of possible points. 89% - 100% = A 59%-69% = D 79% - 89% = B below 58% = F 70% - 79% = C *69%,79%, 89% grade may be raised after evaluating attendance and participation. 7. Attendance is extremely important: An absence may require making-up time and work You will have 1 school day to make-up missed work or test. Only excused absences will receive this courtesy. Make-ups are during lunch or after school. I have gone over and discussed these guidelines with my parents/guardians. We both understand and accept these policies and guidelines. ________________________________ __________________________________ Student signature date Parent/Guardian signature date...
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2010 for the course ECO 11230 taught by Professor Dr.nogara during the Fall '10 term at St.Francis College.

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