Syllabus for MA  121  section 003, Fall 2013

1.

Instructor: Tom Lada                                                                                
Office: SAS 3118                                                                                           
Office Hours: MW 3:30-4:30   and by appointment                           
Phone Number: 515-8773                                                                                  
E-mail address: lada@math.ncsu.ed

TA's: Jamie Office hours 2:30-3:30 M, W in Cox 518E; Dan Office hours 1-2 T, Th in Laundry 108

2. Math Tutorial Center

3. Textbook:  Calculus and its Applications  10th Edition by Bittenger

4. Webassign: You will do on-line homework using webassign that will be graded.

5. You should keep up with the daily assignments in class which will not be collected nor graded

homework

6. Tentative schedule of homework due dates, quizzes and tests:
     Test dates: Sept 11, Oct 2, Oct 30, Nov 20
      Final Exam:  Monday, December 16, 1 - 4

7. Determination of grades: + and - system

 
Attendance:  lowest test grade will be dropped if 3 or fewer absences
Tests:  65% of grade
Webassign: 10% of grade
Final Exam: 25% of grade
 
8. Policy on incomplete grades and late assignments:
 

9. Policy on absences (excused and unexcused) and scheduling makeup work:

The attendance policy is consistent with the Academic Regulations which can be found at http://www2.ncsu.edu/unity/project/www/ncsu/provost/info/academic_regulations/attend/reg.htm (link)

In addition, the following clarifications are used in this course:

10. Course Prerequisites / Restrictive Statements:
More information is available at : http://www2.acs.ncsu.edu/reg_records/crs_cat/MA.html (link)
 

In addition,the following clarifications are used in this course:

11. Academic Integrity Statement:
Students are expected to follow university guidelines available at http://www.ncsu.edu/provost/academic_regulations/integrity/reg.htm (link)

In addition, the following clarifications are used in this course:


12. NC State policy on working with students with disabilities:

Information can be found at http://www2.ncsu.edu/ncsu/stud_affairs/counseling_center/dss/ (link)

In addition, the following clarifications are used in this course:


13. Statement on laboratory safety or risk assumption in courses requiring physical activity or field trips:

None
14. Statement on "pass-through" charges e.g. , lane rental at bowling alley, field trip costs, etc.:
None
Further Information:
NCSU Academic Regulations can be found at http://www2.ncsu.edu/unity/project/www/ncsu/provost/info/academic_policies/ (link)