Psy 1010 syallbus spring 2013 (5)

Writing assignments papers will be worth

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Unformatted text preview: s. Questions are taken from the lecture and the assigned readings. The teaching assistants will conduct review sessions prior to each examination, and will provide a study guide for the exam approximately a week before the exam. I suggest that you study the study guide and attend the review sessions with specific questions in mind. Writing Assignments (Papers) will be worth 30% of the final grade (10% for each paper). There will be six writing assignments given during the semester. You are only required to complete three of them. These papers should be 3 ­5 pages in length, double spaced, with one inch margins (check your default! It’s usually set and 1½ inches). Research for these papers is not usually necessary. If you do choose to cite a source, please use APA style (in ­text citations, with a “references” page, which is not counted in your page total, at the end). For full credit, papers are to be collegiate quality. I expect spelling errors and grammatical problems to be corrected before they are handed in. I strongly recommend that students make use of the services provided by the writing center on campus. The writing center is located on the 2nd floor of the Marriot library (phone: 801.587.9122). Directions on the specific content for each paper are given in separate documents, on the canvas website. Papers are due at midnight on the due date listed in the class schedule below. Papers should be turned in via canvas. Please do not plagiarize. Not only is it unethical, but because we utilize the “turn it in” app, there is a high likelihood that you will get caught. The University and I take plagiarism very seriously. In Class Assignments will be worth 15% of your final grade. Throughout the term, I will ask class members to complete an in ­class assignment. Often these assignments will involve working with other students, usually to apply principles or theories under discussion. I recognize that conflicts and emergencies do come up, and occasionally prevent students from attending class. Therefore, I will drop 4 assignments in calculating your final grade (you can miss 4 in ­class assignments without penalty). Research/Clinical Practice Experience will be...
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