1Course Syllabus:MAC2233Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Science and Social SciencesRef Number:650889 Term: Spring 2020Dates: January 4–May 3Days/Times: T/R 12:30 pm–1:45pmRoom: 48-103Instructor: Valeree Falduto Ed.D.E-mail:[email protected]Office Hours: Before or after class, or by appointment.Main Office Phone: (954) 201-2283Campus Safety: (954) 201-HELP (4357)BC Emergency Hotline: (954) 201-4900MyLabsPlus Help: Call (954) 201-7521, press 4.COURSE DESCRIPTION: This is a general education course, which includes the college-level skills of calculusincluding functions, graphs, limits, differentiation, average and instantaneous rates of change, integration, andother applications.PREREQUISITE:MAC1105with a grade of “C” orhigher.TEXTBOOK AND REQUIRED MATERIALS:Textbook: Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences, 14thedition.Barnett, Ziegler, Byleen, and Stocker. Pearson. 2019.MyLabsPlusAccess Code. You may purchase this with your textbook or separately.It isabsolutely essential that you enroll inMyLabsPluswithin the first week of classes.You maybe permittedtwo weeks free access,so there is really no excuse for a delay.Graphing Calculator.TI-83 or TI-84 Graphing Calculator (preferred). You are permitted to usecalculators on tests, with the exceptions of the TI-89, TI-92, and TI-nspire CX. Graphingcalculators can be rented on campus from the Learning Center.Cell phone calculators are notallowed for use during tests.*NOTE: STUDENTS WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO SHARE CALCULATORS DURING A TEST.YOU MUST HAVE YOUR OWN.PLEASE NOTE:MY CLASSROOMS ARE FRAGRANCE-FREE.STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO WEARFRAGRANCE OR SCENTED PRODUCTS OF ANY KIND, SUCH AS: SCENTED BODY LOTIONS, SCENTEDPOWDERS, SCENTED AFTER SHAVES, SCENTED SOAPS, PERFUMES, SCENTED HAIR PRODUCTS, SCENTEDDEORDORANTS, ETC.MANY UNSCENTED PRODUCTS ARE WIDELY AVAILABLE, AND I WILL APPRECIATE YOUR EFFORTS MAKINGTHE NECESSARY CHANGES. UNFORTUNATELY, VIOLATING THIS POLICY MEANS YOU WILL BE ISSUED AWARNING ON THEFIRST OFFENE AND ASKED TO LEAVE THE CLASSROOM ON THE SECOND OFFENSE.CONTINUING TO IGNORE THIS POLICY MAY RESULT IN POINTS OFF YOUR NEXT TEST SCORE. IF ITOCCURS ON A TEST DAY, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT YOU WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO FINISH THETEST. IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO COMPLY, PLEASE CONSIDER TAKING A DIFFERENT COURSE.
2COURSE POLICIES:1)Attendance: Professors are required to take attendance.If you do not show up before thethird class meeting January 14, you may be withdrawn from the course.A student is allowed up to three unexcused absences for the entire term. Each tardy arrival or earlydeparture will be recorded as a half-absence. Any student who accumulates more than threeabsences before the withdrawal date ofMarch 20may be administratively withdrawn from theclass and will receive a “W” or, if it is the thirdattempt,an “F”.A student who accumulates morethan three unexcused absences after the withdrawal date of March 20will receive an “F.”Exceptions may be made for non-penalized absences or excused absences (religious holy dayobservances