Spring Creek Campus
2373.3S6 (Matrices, Vectors and Linear
Credit hrs: 3
|Prof. Tim Farage|
|Math Lab Locations
SCC-J228, PRC-L212, CPC-B336
Math Lab Phones
|Associate Faculty Offices
SCC-K237, PRC-F210, CPC-B305
Associate Faculty Phones SCC-(972) 881-5759
|Class Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m. TR||Office hours: After class or by appointment|
|Classroom: H224||Math Lab Hours: None|
|Exam Dates (subject to change):
Tuesday, June 21, 2005 (Sec 1.1, 1.2, 2.1-2.3)
Final Exam: Thursday, August 11, 2005
Census Day: June 15, 2005
|Last day to withdraw from this class is July 22, email@example.com (C - 972-979-7373)|
|Required Graphing Calculators are: TI 83 or TI 84 series, or TI 86.||
Daily Assignments Link |
Generic Course Syllabus Link
Catalog Description: Study of matrices, vectors, determinants, inverses, system of linear equations, and linear programming with applications. Not for science majors.
Required Textbook and Supplements: Linear Algebra with Applications by Gareth Williams, 5th edition, 2005 Jones and Bartlett
Method of Presentation: This is a lecture course with student interaction during class.
Grading Policy: Students who do not take all exams will receive an F; otherwise, grades will be assigned based on the average of the following tasks.
60% Four Exams (Will drop lowest exam
40% Comprehensive Final Exam
Grading Scale (The instructor reserves the right to make the scale easier than the one given below):
90-100 = A 80-89 = B 70-79 = C 60-69 = D 0-59 = F
Makeup Policy and Late Assignment: All students are required to take all exams and the Final exam. Students who do not take all exams will receive an F. Each student is responsible for knowing when and where the tests will be given.
Resource Material: Any student enrolled in Math 2373 has access to the Math Lab located in J228. The Lab is staffed with faculty and tutors; in addition, it offers free tutorial help, videotapes, graphing calculators, and computer assistance. All CCCCD students may arrange for free online tutoring with the ACCESS office (G 200). Please call 972-881-5898 for scheduling and availability.
Attendance: Attendance is expected but
not required, except for exams.
Course repeat Policy: You may repeat this course only once after receiving a grade, including W. If you drop this class on or before census day, it will not count against you.
Course Withdrawal: To drop
this class, you need to do the following:
1. Attain a Drop/Add sheet from the registrarís office;
2. Turn in the completed form to the office of Admission and Records on or prior to the drop deadline date given above.
3. All students will receive an F if they do not finish this class and do not withdraw on or before the drop date given above.
ADA Statement: Students with disabilities should register with the ACCESS office (G 200) to arrange for appropriate accommodations. (972-881-5898 or TDD- 972-881-5950)
Evaluation of Instructions: Collin County Community College seeks to improve the learning experience of all students. To assist in evaluating courses, students will be requested to complete an evaluation of instruction form near the end of the semester.
Academic Dishonesty: Any Student that is found guilty of academic dishonesty such as cheating, plagiarism, or collusion, will receive the zero grade on every test or assignment involved. For repeated violations, a guilty student can be assigned a failing grade in this course and can be recommended for suspension from the Collin County Community College District.
I reserve the right to change any term on this syllabus at any time during the semester.