Format: This is an on-line, Self-Paced
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equally components are essential for a good performance: twelve short-answer
assignments <list of unit abilities> (40%); (2) three written
five- to seven- pages topic essays (50%); and (3) weekly posting of news
in the Participation Forum (10%). The course is divided
into sections, corresponding to natural groupings of the topics covered
in class. These divisions correspond to the presentation of the topics
in the textbook. The course is
into sections, corresponding to natural groupings
of the topics covered in class. These divisions correspond to the presentation
of the topics in the textbook. Every
section will have an assignment as well as a written essay. Assignments
should be submitted through the Internet at specified dates; they count
30 percent towards the final grade. Essays
are to be submitted at scheduled dates, they count 50 percent towards the
Incompletes and extensions are not given in this course. Not submitted assignments and essays are given the grade of 0. There is a penalty of 5 points for every week of late submission of assignments and essays.
The course requires involvement, independent thinking, and a lot of time. This is a class in which you have to work hard in; but, it is also one you should enjoy and derive motivation from.
Students are expected to:
at full pace.
You should feel free to e-mail me at any time, if you have any questions about something you do not understand. You should plan to ask questions clarifying any point at least three days in advance. Please do not wait until the day of the work is due to ask questions!