Welcome to MA 103. During the semester, you will have 4 tests ; these will count for 65% of your grade. At the end of the semester, you will have to take a final exam that will count as 25% of your grade. You will take these tests and exam on campus at the DE Proctor Center. Go to the NCSU DE web page for testing information. You may also take the tests with a remote proctor if you are located far from campus. Arrangements for a remote proctor are made through the DE Proctor web page; this should be done as soon as possible. You will also have on-line homework using webassign for 10% of your grade.
The text book for the course is a set of notes that you may find on your webassign page
You will view the lectures on-line at MA103 lectures
You may access Webassign by using this link.
Make sure that you check your NCSU Unity e-mail regularly for course announcements
Your test schedule is:
TEST 1 May 30, 31 Chapters 1 and 2; lectures 1-6
TEST 2 June 17, 18 Chapters 3 and 4; lectures 7-11
TEST 3 July 8, July 9 Chapters 5 and 6; lectures 12-17
TEST 4 July 22, July 23 Chapters 7 and 8; lectures 18-22
FINAL EXAM July 29 -30; lectures 1-24
You may take your tests and exam at any time during the indicated days. Allow 1 hour for each test and 3 hours for the final exam.
Pace yourself to complete the course by July 28. You should view approximately 4 lectures per week to remain on schedule..
If you need to speak with me during the semester, my office phone number is (919) 513-2112.
My e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.