
Math 141, Calculus I Section 3 Syllabus  Fall 2006 

Please
review the following and feel free to come see me if you have any
questions.
Instructor:
Erin McNicholas
Email: emcnicho(at)willamette.edu Office: Collins, Room 307 Phone: 5033706590
Office Hours: M W Th F 10:0511:05 am, or by appointment Class Website: http://www.willamette.edu/~emcnicho/courses/M141/M141.html Class
Meetings: The
class meets every Monday and Friday from 1:50 to 2:40 pm, and every
Wednesday from 1:50 to 3:30 pm in Collins, Room 201.
Course
Grades: Course grades will be based on a
percentage system. Grade
cutoffs will be determined at the end of the semester with the guarantee
that: ·
90%
or above will be at least an A ·
80%
or above will be at least a B ·
70%
or above will be at least a C ·
And
60% or above will be at least a D Grades are based on four components ·
Homework
assignments (15% of final grade) ·
2
Midterms (each worth 15%, account for 30%
of final grade) ·
5
Group Tests (each worth 6%, account for 30%
of final grade) ·
1
Final Exam (25% of final grade) For more information, see the handout
on Group Tests available from the class website under Class Handouts &
Notes. Missed
Exam Policy: Students must
contact the instructor prior to the missed exam.
In most cases, if the student has a valid excuse the grade on the
final will be used to replace the missed exam score. Class
Attendance and Cell Phone Policy: Daily
attendance is expected from every student.
Students who miss the first day may be administratively dropped
from the course. Electronic
devices such as cell phones, pagers, etc. must be turned off during class
meetings. If you cell phone
goes off during class you will be responsible for bringing treats for the
entire class at the next class meeting. Academic
Integrity: Cheating is unethical and I take it very seriously. The Dean’s Office will be notified if anyone is found cheating and appropriate sanctions will be given. Student Responsibility:
