Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
Lecture time: 2:30-4:50pm (for section 3451),
5:30-7:50pm (for section 3505)
Classroom: 53-552 (for section 3451),
100-115 (for section 3505)
Instructor: Cary Lee, Ph.D.
Office: 70-211 (inside Tech mall)
Telephone: (619) 644 -7894
Office Hours: Monday to Thursday: 11:00 - 12:00noon
A graphing calculator such as TI-84,
A first course in differential and integral calculus of functions of a single variable; limits and continuity; techniques and applications of differentiation and integration; fundamental theorem of calculus. Primarily for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics majors.
Math 180 Student Learning Outcomes
Grade: The possible grades in this course are A, B, C, D, or F. The cutoffs are as below,
A ........ 90-100%
B ........ 80-89%
C ........ 70-79%
D ........ 60-69%
F ......... 00-59%
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.
California Education Code Section 76224(a) states:
"When grades are given for any course of instruction taught in a community college district, the grade given to each student shall be the grade determined by the instructor of the course and the determination of the student's grade by the instructor, in the absence of mistake, fraud, bad faith, or incompetence, shall be final" (2004)
6 Quizzes 120 (18.3%)
Homework (37 sets) 185 (28.2%)
Exams (2) 200 (30.5%)
Final Exam 150 (22.9%)
Homework will be assigned everyday and will be collected one
Answers must be written on the original packet provided by the instructor.
Late homework will be penalized (20% per lecture day).
Quizzes cannot be made up. There will be 9 quizzes and the lowest 3 scores
will be dropped.
Each student can have at most 1 make-up exam in each semester.
In order to be qualified for a make-up exam, student must notify instructor
within 24 hours of the exam; and must provide valid excuse (with proof) to
Partial credit is at the discretion of the instructor.
No extra credit.
Attendance: Attendance is mandatory and is vital to the success in this course.
You are an important person to your group and hence you may be
dropped from the class if you miss more than 3 meetings.
1. Be honest
2. Respect your classmates and instructor
3. No phone conversation or message texting in class.
Expectations of Students:
Students with disabilities who may need accommodations in this class are encouraged to notify the instructor and contact Accessibility Resource Center (A.R.C.) early in the semester so that reasonable accommodations may be implemented as soon as possible. Students may contact A.R.C. in person in Room 110 or by telephone at (619) 644-7112 or (619)644-7119 (TTY for deaf).
Supervised Tutoring Referral
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 or materials 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 to a failing grade in the course. The instructor may also summarily suspend the student for the class meeting when the infraction occurs, as well as the following class meeting. For further clarification and information on these issues, please consult with your instructor or contact the office of the Assistant Dean of Student Affairs.