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Unformatted text preview: FIN 3403 – Tentative Syllabus for Spring, 2012 (1/4/2012) Page 1 of 26 Pages FIN 3403 Business Finance Tentative Course Syllabus Spring 2012 Term COURSE INSTRUCTOR Professor John C. Banko, Ph.D., CFA Lecturer of Finance Live Class: Tuesday and Thursday, Periods 4 & 5 (10:40 - 11:30; 11:45 - 12:35) Classroom: Bryan Hall, Room 130 Office: David Stuzin Hall, Room 331 Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursdays (9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.) Phone: (352) 392-6395 (use e-mail instead of voice mail -- see next line) E-Mail: [email protected] TEACHING ASSISTANTS TA Office: 225 Bryan Hall Student may contact the TA’s directly (preferred) in the TA office, or by using instant messaging during their office hours: AOL: [email protected] MSN: [email protected] Yahoo: [email protected] GTalk: [email protected] or through Skype: FIN3403live Skype. Please keep in mind that a single TA cannot assist a student directly, and use instant messaging, and use Skype, and use Elluminate, all at the same time. A major component of FIN 3403 is the responsibilities given to and expected of the TA’s. Responsibilities include: 1. TA’s will discuss with the instructor feedback they are receiving from students; discuss criteria for grading assignments; help determine assignments/exercises for the discussion groups on an ongoing basis; and help determine future projects. FIN 3403 – Tentative Syllabus for Spring, 2012 (1/4/2012) Page 2 of 26 Pages 2. TA’s will mentor, facilitate, and monitor the activities of their discussion group and determine the scores each student will receive for participation in the graded discussion boards. 3. TA’s will determine the acceptability and scores of the course projects submitted by students. 4. TA’s will respond to e-mails or discussion group postings from members of their discussion group concerning questions the students may have about the class or material being covered in the class. 5. Each TA will hold 1-2 hours of office hours each week and, collectively, TA’s will hold 40-50 hours of office hours each week, with additional extended hours the week before an exam: TA’s are encouraged to develop a professional relationship with the members of their discussion group and meet/interact with students as needed. 6. TA’s will hold live reviews before each exam to work through sample problems and answer questions from students. 7. TA’s will help to proctor the exams and on-campus students will be assigned to exam rooms based on their TA/group assignment, rather than the first letter of their last name. COURSE PREREQUISITE ACG 2021C or an equivalent course as approved by the College's Undergraduate Programs Office, Room 267 David Stuzin Hall, Phone: 273-0165....
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