COURSE INFORMATION – MA 22000
HOMEWORK AND QUIZZES
Homework will be collected daily.
Late homework will not be accepted.
There will be frequent quizzes.
No make-up quizzes will be given.
Only your instructor can excuse homework
You may be asked to provide documentation for a reasonable absence.
Requests to have work excused
must be made at the time of your absence.
No consideration will be given to
requests made after that time.
There are two in-class midterm exams, one evening exam, and a final exam.
The two in-class
midterm exams are written and graded by your instructor, with partial credit possible.
The evening midterm
exam is a course-wide, multiple-choice, machine-graded exam written by the course coordinator.
exam is a course-wide, comprehensive, 25-question, multiple-choice, machine-graded exam, also written by the
The dates of the midterm exams are as follows.
(Mark them on your calendar.)
in class on Monday, February 6
evening exam on Tuesday, March 6
at 8:00 PM,
(Alternate Exam 2: Friday, March 9
, location/time TBA)
in class on Friday, April 6
date, time, and room to be announced
If you have a class or exam conflict with Exam 2 or the Final, you should contact your instructor
You will be allowed to take an alternate exam without any penalty.
If you miss any exam, contact your instructor
to explain your absence.
You should be prepared to
present documentation about your absence to your instructor.
Without documentation you may not be allowed
to take an alternate exam.
Without documentation and allowed to take an alternate exam, you may have a 20
point penalty on the exam.
Only your instructor
(not necessarily the course coordinator) can give you
permission to take any makeup (alternate) exam.
It you take the regular exam, there are no ‘second chances’ or retakes.
If there are any
special circumstances that may affect your ability to successfully complete an exam (illness, family emergency,
etc.) you must discuss the situation with your instructor before taking the exam, even if you must do so right