Instructor: Cary Lee, Ph.D.
Office: 70-211 (inside Tech Mall)
Telephone: 644 -7894
Office Hours: Mon, Wed 2:30pm - 3:30pm,
T,Th 1:30 - 2:30pm
Note: You are not always allowed to
Course Prerequisites: A grade of "CR" in MA090 or equivalent.
Course Content: Graphic, numeric, analytic and applied problems on topics including linear, quadratic,
exponential and logarithmic functions, exponents, and radicals.
This course satisfies General Education requirement for Grossmont College, but is not transferable to UC or CSU.
Grades: The possible grades in this course are A, B, C, D, or F. The cutoffs are as follows,
|A||..........||90 - 100%|
|B||..........||80 - 89%|
|C||..........||70 - 79%|
|D||..........||60 - 69%|
Grades are assigned on an absolute scale, and your work will not be graded on a curve.
You get what you earn, and other people's performances have no effect on your grade.
|5 (out of 6)* one-hour exams @ 100 points||500|
* The lowest score of the 6 exams will be dropped.
Homework: Homework will be assigned every day but will not be collected. If you need help on
your homework, you can ask your instructor during office hours. You can also take
advantage of the Math Study Center at no extra cost to you.
Attend all lectures and do homework on a daily basis. You will be automatically dropped from the roster if you have more than three (3) absences unless you have a permission from your instructor.
Read the textbook and handouts regularly. This course covers a large amount of materials that cannot be all presented in lectures in detail.
Take notes from lecture, because a substantial amount of material will not be from your textbook.
Actively participate in lectures. Share your opinion with your group members and be open to different ideas.
Spend about 6 hours each week outside classroom to do homework, read textbook, and/or prepare for exams.
Communicate with the instructor as often as possible either after lecture or during office hours, or through e-mail and phone.
If you expect return calls to your phone message, please say your phone number clearly and slowly.
Students with disabilities who may need accommodations in this class are
encouraged to notify the instructor and contact Disabled Student Programs &
Services (DSPS) early in the semester so that reasonable accommodations
may be implemented as soon as possible. Students may contact DSPS in
person in Room 110 or by telephone at (619) 644-7112 or (619) 644-7119
(TTY for deaf).
To add any of these courses, students may obtain Add Codes at the Information/Registration Desk in the Tech Mall.
Cheating and plagiarism (using as one's own ideas writings, materials, or images of someone else without acknowledgement or permission) can result in any one of a variety of sanctions. Such penalties may range from an adjusted grade on the particular exam, paper, project, or assignment, all of which may lead to a failing grade in the course, and under certain conditions, suspension or expulsion from a class, program or the college. For further clarification and information on these issues, please consult with your instructor or contact the office of the Associate Dean of Student Affairs.
Daily schedule: Click on the appropriate section number on top of this page to get the schedule for your section.