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oYour instructor is availableDURING OFFICE HOURS or by appointmenttoclarifyand explain things you do not understand.TextbookReadings:Each week you will be assigned the relevant reading in thetextbook. Your understanding of the readings will be assessed via quizzes and journalreflections.I alsostronglyencourageyoutoreadthe“WiseChoicesinCollege”sectionsattheendofeachchapter.Thesesectionsreviewvaluablestudystrategyinformationandyouwillbeassignedajournalentrythatfocusesonreviewingthestudystrategiescontent.CompleteAssignmentsThoughtfully:To receive full points, assignments must becomplete, thorough, organized, reflect application of the course materials, anddemonstrate standard English language conventions such as spelling andgrammar.oQuizzes:Your understanding of the course material will be assessed via takehomeand in-class quizzes. Quizzes will be a mix of true/false, multiple choice, andshortanswer questions. The goal of the quizzes is to help students review andprocessthe reading content from the textbook.oJournalEntries:Journal entries are a major portion of your work during thiscourse. The assignments are designed to give you the opportunity to reflecton your personal learning and growth.For full credit,completeeachquestionaskedinthejournalentryandlabelyouranswersclearlybyquestionnumber (you do not need to write outeachquestion). Complete points will only be given for entries in which ALLofthe questions have been answered thoughtfully and page requirements have8
been met.For full credit,I expect journal entries to be aboutONE PAGE TYPED(12point font and double spaced).LABELeachassignmentwithassignmenttitle(Forexample:JournalEntry#1Self-Assessment).What you write in your journals is confidential and I will not share it withothers. As College Faculty and a Mandatory Reporter, there are someexceptions to this: a) a student discloses that they intend to harm him orherself; b) a student discloses that they intend to harm someone else; and c)a student discloses abuse of a minor (themselves or others). In thesesituations, I am obligated to help the student connect with support resourcesand I mayneed to make official reports to appropriate services.oPersonalManagementTools:This term you will be introduced to a variety ofself-management tools to help you discover those that may help you to succeedin college and in life. These assignments will allow you to apply these tools toyourcurrent classes. Any needed handouts will be provided in class and are alsoavailable on Blackboard.FinalEssay:A final culminating essay will be due on the day of the class final. This is youropportunity to integrate and reflect on your learning over the course.Toreceive full credit, students must meet page requirements, reflect thoughtfully, answerall

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