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Unformatted text preview: Revised Fall 2011 Page 1 of 5 Collin College Mathematics Department Faculty Instructor’s Syllabus Professor’s Website: http://iws.collin.edu/antchobo Campus: SPRING CREEK, PLANO (SCC) Professor’s Name: Aime Ntchobo Office Loc: B-222 Phone: (972) 881-5887 Semester: Fall 2011 Email: antchobo Classroom: K-234 Fax: (972) 881-5619 Mailbox Loc: K-102 Credit Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 3 Course: Math­1314 Sec:     CRN: 12796 Course Title: College Algebra Lab Hours: 1 Office Hours: MWF 12­1pm (or by appt.) Course Description: Textbook and Required Material: Prerequisite(s): Math­0310, Math­1332, or TSI assessment Census Date: October 22, 2011 Withdrawal Date: September 18, 2011 Final Exam Date: December 5th, 2011 Required Graphing Calculator: TI­83, TI­84, or non­CAS TI­Nspire College Syllabus Link: http://iws.collin.edu/rkhoury/Courses.htm Student Technical Support: Now provided 24/7 for students at (972) 377­1777 or [email protected] . College Repeat Policy: A student may repeat this course only once after receiving a grade, including “W”. Course Delivery Method: Lecture and guided practice Supplies: Calculator and writing instrument Course Requirements: Student Learning Outcomes: (Upon completion of this course, the students should be able to do the following) Revised Fall 2011 Page 2 of 5 Revised Fall 2011 Page 3 of 5 Method of Evaluation: (Grade will be determined by averaging the individual components using the scale shown below ) Grading Scale: A = 90 – 100 Project Description and Policy: Attendance Policy: Homework Policy: Lab Policy: Quiz Policy: Exam Policy: Make-up Policy: B = 80 – 89 C = 70 – 79 D = 60 – 69 F=0 – 59 Revised Fall 2011 Page 4 of 5 Resource Material: Any student enrolled in this class has access to the Math Lab located in J228, 972-881-5921. The Lab is staffed with faculty and tutors; in addition, it offers free tutorial help, graphing calculators, and computer assistance. Check with LRC for video recordings. Collin students may arrange for tutoring with the ACCESS office (G 200) - call 972-881-5898 for scheduling and availability. Withdrawal Regulation: Under section 51.907 of the Texas Education Code, students may not withdraw from more than six courses including any course a transfer student has withdrawn from at another Texas institute of higher education. For exemptions, visit http://www.collin.edu/gettingstarted/register/withdrawal.html. Please see your instructor before you withdraw and the current Collin Registration Guide for the last day to withdraw. Course Withdrawal: To withdraw from this class, you need to do the following: 1. Attain a Drop/Add form from the office of Admission and Records, 972-881-5710, 2. Turn in the completed Drop/Add form to the office of Admission and Records on or prior the withdrawal deadline, 3. Make sure your course withdrawal satisfies the college withdrawal policy, 4. You may receive an F if you do not finish this class and do not withdraw on or prior to the withdrawal deadline. Religious Holy Days: In accordance with section 51.911 of the Texas Education Code, the college will allow a student who is absent from class for the observance of a religious holy day to take an examination or complete an assignment scheduled for that day within a reasonable time. Please refer to the current Collin Student Handbook. Evaluation of Instructions: Collin College seeks to improve the learning experience of all students. To assist in evaluating courses, students will be requested to complete an evaluation of instruction form near the end of the semester. ADA Statement: It is the policy of Collin County Community College to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals who are students with disabilities. This College will adhere to all applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations and guidelines with respect to providing reasonable accommodations as required to afford equal educational opportunity. It is the students responsibility to contact the ACCESS office, SCC-G200 or 972.881.5898 (V/TTD: 972.881.5950) in a timely manner to arrange for appropriate accommodations. Student Code of Conduct: It is a violation of the Student Code of Conduct (Section 7-2.4, Other Offenses, item S) to engage in the use of media or telecommunication devices during class, Collin College labs or other learning environments. This includes social networking activities such as texting, talking on the phone, and Web browsing from laptops, smart phones, or any other relevant electronic devices. Academic Ethics: Every member of the Collin College community is expected to maintain the highest standards of academic integrity. Collin College may initiate disciplinary proceedings against a student accused of scholastic dishonesty. Scholastic dishonesty includes, but is not limited to, statements, acts, or omissions related to applications for enrollment or the award of a degree, and/or the submission of one’s own work material that is not one’s own. Scholastic dishonesty may involve, but is not limited to, one or more of the following acts: cheating, plagiarism, collusion, use of annotated texts or teacher’s editions, use of information about exams posted on the Internet or electronic medium, and/or falsifying academic records. While specific examples are listed below, this is not an exhaustive list and scholastic dishonesty may encompass other conduct, including any conduct through electronic or computerized means. Plagiarism is the use of an author’s words or ideas as if they were one’s own without giving credit to the source, including, but not limited to, failure to acknowledge a direct quotation. Cheating is the willful giving or receiving of information in an unauthorized manner during an examination; collaborating with another student during an examination without authority; using, buying, selling, soliciting, stealing, or otherwise obtaining course assignments and/or examination questions in advance, copying computer or Internet files, using someone else’s work for assignments as if it were one’s own; or any other dishonest means of attempting to fulfill the requirements of a course. Collusion is intentionally or unintentionally aiding or attempting to aid another in an act of scholastic dishonesty, including but not limited to, failing to secure academic work; providing a paper or project to another student; providing an inappropriate level of assistance; communicating answers to a classmate about an examination or any other course assignment; removing tests or answer sheets from a test site, and allowing a classmate to copy answers. See the Collin Student Handbook for additional information. Disclaimer: The instructor reserves the right to make changes to this syllabus during the semester in writing and during class hours. Revised Fall 2011 Page 5 of 5 Course Calendar (subject to change) Week 1 10/10 - 10/16 Week 2 10/17 - 10/23 Week 3 10/24 - 10/30 Week 4 10/31 - 11/6 Week 5 11/7 - 11/13 Week 6 11/14 - 11/20 Week 7 11/21 - 11/22 Week 8 11/28 - 12/4 ...
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course MATH 1314 taught by Professor Lisajuliano during the Fall '12 term at Collins.

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