Instructor: Scott Sykes
Office Phone: 678-839-4125
Office Hours: Monday 2:00-5:00
Tuesday 10:30-11:30, 1:30-2:30
or by appointment
Prerequisite: MATH 2853 and 3003
TEXT: NONE, although course readings will be distributed during the semester.
LEARNING OUTCOMES: At the end of this course, a student should be able to demonstrate:
TESTS: There will be exams on Monday, September 19, Monday, October 24 and Wednesday, November 30 Each will count 100 points towards your final grade.
FINAL: The final is Friday, December 16 at 11:00-1:00. It counts 200 points towards your final grade and will be comprehensive.
HOMEWORK: Homework will be assigned each week and collected the following Wednesday. Each assignment is worth 15 points. You will lose 3 points for each day it is late. You may count a maximum of 200 points towards your final grade.
BOARDWORK: You will be expected to go to the board and do work during the semester. Each time you go to the board, you will be scored for mathematical correctness (6 points) and style (4 points). At the end of the semester, your points will be totaled and scaled to 100 points based on other people’s scores.
GRADES: Your grade will be determined based on the following formula
TESTS 300 points
FINAL 200 points
HOMEWORK 200 points
BOARDWORK 100 points
TOTAL 800 points
If you ever have any questions or suggestions, feel free to come by my office at any time. I will definitely be there during my office hours, you can just stop by. You can also stop by or call to see if I am there at other times.