House Bill 2504 Spring 2011 Course Syllabus MATH-0312-07 (Pre-Algebra)
Spring 2011 Course Syllabus
|Instructor||Borne, Wanda Mae|
|Course ID #||10277|
|Course Description||The study of whole numbers,intergers,fractions, decimals, variable expressions, first-degree equations, ratios, rates, proportions and percents.|
Course includes a co-requisite lab.
PreAlgebra, Elayn Martin-Gay, the 6th Edition, ISBN-; 0558809693 (textbook only)
Other Required Supplies: Every student is required to purchase the MyLabsPlus student access kit (pre-wrapped with the purchase of a new book or available separately from the online course page).
|Learning Objectives||Pre-Algebra (Math 0312) is a study of whole numbers, integers, fractions, decimals, variable expressions, first-degree equations, ratios, rates, proportions, percents and any supplemental material your instructor covers. This course is accomplished without calculators, laptops, or cell phones. All students enrolled in Math 0312 are co-enrolled in Math Lab, listed on your class schedule as a 2nd Prealgebra class. The Math Lab enrollment requires each student to complete monitored lab sessions working on their math assignments. The Math Lab requirements must be completed concurrently with the math course - failure to meet the minimum requirements will earn a "D" or "F" for the course.|
Chapter Assignments to be completed on MyMathLabsPlus.
Chapter Tests to be taken in the Learning Center during assigned dates.
Final Exam to be taken on assigned date at assigned time.
|Attendance Policy||Allowed four (4) absences. Each subsequent 75-minute absence will reduce the end-of-course grade by one (1) full letter grade. All absences count toward you semester limit. Frequent late arrivals, early departures and/or sleeping in class will count as absences toward you semester limit. Students that are not in compliance with these standards can be dropped before the semester ends and receive an "F" course grade.|
|Determination of Final Grade||Tests - 50%, Homework/Quizzes - 25%, Final Exam - 25%|
|Final Exam Date||May 12, 2011 - 11:00 AM|
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