Unformatted text preview: Revised Fall 2011 Page 1 of 5 Collin College Mathematics Department
Faculty Instructor’s Syllabus
Professor’s Website: none Campus: SPRING CREEK, PLANO (SCC) Professor’s Name: Daryl Rupp Office Loc: K-237 Phone: (972) 881-5759 Semester: Fall 2011 Email: drupp Classroom: BB-219 Fax: (972) 881-5975 Mailbox Loc: K-237 Credit Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 3 Course: Math1314 Sec: S71 CRN: 12632 Course Title: College Algebra Lab Hours: 1 Office Hours: By appointment M/W 7:00 8:30 or after class Course Description: Textbook and Required Material: Prerequisite(s): Math0310, Math1332, or TSI assessment
Census Date: September 6, 2011 Withdrawal Date: October 14, 2011 Final Exam Date: December 5, 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 and on line homework
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.
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transfer student has withdrawn from at another Texas institute of higher education.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.
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.
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 student’s 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
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.
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.
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)
08/22 - 08/28 Week 2
08/29 - 09/04 Week 3
09/05 - 09/11 Week 4
09/12 - 09/18 Week 5
09/19 - 09/25 Week 6
09/26 - 10/02 Week 7
10/03 - 10/09 Week 8
10/10 - 10/16 Week 9
10/17 - 10/23 Week 10
10/24 - 10/30 Week 11
10/31 - 11/06 Week 12
11/07 - 11/13 Week 13
11/14 - 11/20 Week 14
11/21 - 11/27 Week 15
11/28 - 12/04 Week 16
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