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the course. It is crucially important to note that this policy is by no means intended to discourage
appropriate classroom discussion or civil disagreement between students or between a student
and the instructor; rather, it is intended to ensure that such interactions are respectful.
Policies, Rules, and Regulations:
I will post announcements with specific policies, rules, and regulations, as needed. For example,
before the first midterm I expect to post the corresponding rules for the test. Similarly, I may
post an announcement with the regulations that apply when there is more demand than supply of
my time during office hours.
Course Web Site:
You can access the Blackboard (Bb) course web site for the class at www.courses.miami.edu.
Most of my out-of-class communication with you will be done through the web site or via e-mail
sent from that site. I will not send general notifications to e-mail addresses other than those
linked to the course web site. In the web site I will post new materials, class notes in Course
Documents, any change of schedule, test scores, etc., as needed. You are responsible for keeping
up with all the information in the web site in a timely manner, so please check the site on a
regular basis. Also, I will send you e-mails throughout the course, so please closely monitor your
e-mail account linked to the course web site.
The University of Miami Undergraduate Honor Code applies throughout the course at all times.
Any student involved in any way, either passively or actively, in academic dishonesty will
automatically receive an “F” as the final course grade....
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