MTH 1825
Syllabus for Section 006
Fall 2010
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Instructor:
Julie Cioni
Office:
A235 Wells Hall
Phone:
(517) 353-1915
E-mail:
cionijul@msu.edu
Office Hours:
Tu 3:00-3:50, Th 4:10-5:00, Fr 1:50-2:40
Mathematics Learning Center:
The Mathematics Learning Center (MLC) offers free
professional tutoring and is located on the first floor of the A-wing in Wells Hall.
Please bring
your MSU ID with you.
The Mathematics Learning Center will open on Tuesday, September 7 at
10:10 a.m. The weekly hours are:
•
Sunday:
5:10 p.m. - 8:40 p.m.
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Monday:
10:10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.
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Tuesday:
10:10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.
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Wednesday:
10:10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.
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Thursday:
10:10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.
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Friday:
10:10 a.m. - 1:40 p.m.
Problem Sessions (Workshops):
The Math Learning Center (MLC) will provide problem sessions for several of the more difficult
concepts.
It is strongly encouraged that you attend if possible. The sessions will be announced in
class and posted on-line.
You may also check the MLC website for the specific dates, time and
location:
http://www.math.msu.edu/CurrentStudents/LearningCenter/Default.aspx/
Textbook:
Intermediate Algebra,
2
nd
edition, by Julie Miller, Molly O’Neill, and Nancy Hyde,
McGraw-Hill 2010.
Web Page:
The MTH 1825 class page is located at
http://www.math.msu.edu/mth1825
. The
syllabus, course homework schedule and other important information will be posted here.
Calculator:
The recommended calculator is TI-83+ or TI-84 or its equivalent (such as TI84 or
TI84+).
Calculators such as the TI89, TI-NSPIRE, Voyage 200, TI92, TI92+, HP49G, HP49G+,
HP50G,
Casio algefx2.0, algefx2.0pls or laptop, handheld, desktop and palmtop computers are
NOT to be used for any graded assignment in this course.
The use of cell phones, PDAs,
‘Blackberries’, ‘head sets’, or any other wireless device in the classroom is specifically
prohibited.
You are responsible for knowing how to use your calculator.
Bring your calculator to
all class meetings.
Academic Integrity:
All students are expected to adhere to the University’s policy concerning
academic integrity.
It is covered in the
Spartan Life booklet
under
General Student Regulations.
According to the handbook, “…no student shall claim or submit the work of another as one’s
own.”
For more information about this and other scholarship issues, please consult the following
webpage:
http://splife.studentlife.msu.edu/regulations/general-student-regulations
In addition, unauthorized
formula or crib sheets (including formulas programmed in
calculator/cell phone) are not permitted on quizzes/exams.