-/o avoid an# interru,tions and distra)tions in the )lassroom ,honesC,agers are to 'e
,rior to entering the )lassroom. %f #ou must have #our ,honesC,agers on for an emergen)# or other )ru)ial reason ,lease inform the instru)tor u,on entering the )lassroom. Dou &ill not 'e allo&ed to leave the room in the middle of )lass to ans&er a ,age or a )all unless it is an emergen)#. =4S mae sure #our )ell ,honesC,agers are
'efore entering the )lassroom. -#e )onta)t is essential and ne)essar# to )ommuni)ating in 4S. %t is )onsidered rude as &ell as ina,,ro,riate 4S etiBuette if there is a la) of e#e )onta)t. %f students do not a'ide '# this ,oli)# their dail# ,arti)i,ation grade &ill 'e affe)ted as it &ill 'e redu)ed.
-4S 006 is a sill develo,ment )ourse. /o develo, the s,e)ifi) sills needed in using 4S #ou must ,ra)ti)e. (lass is &here #ou are most liel# to ,ra)ti)e effe)tivel#. /herefore it is im,ortant to 'e in )lass and attend ever# session. 4lso #ou are to attend )lass for the entire session.-/he Summer 4S006 session is a )redit )ourse that meets four times a &ee on *onda# /uesda# +ednesda# and /hursda#s. uring the summer session &ith this )ourse #ou are allo&ed
une")used a'sen)e. /here &ill 'e a dedu)tion of
for ea)h additional une")used a'sen)e. For e"am,le if #ou have 6 une")used a'sen)es 5 ,oints &ill 'e taen off from #our final grade 'e)ause of an a'sen)e over the 1 allo&ed. %f #ou have 3 une")used a'sen)es 10 ,oints &ill 'e taen off from #our final grade 'e)ause of the t&o a'sen)es over the limit and so forth. %t is im,ortant that there is )ommuni)ation &ith the instru)tor &ith regards to )lass a'sen)es. %n the event of a ,rolonged a'sen)e #ou are to ,rovide ,ro,er do)umentation regarding #our a'sen)e !"am,le: do)torEs note formal emailCletter from the ean or 4dvisor et)$.
'o Encourage Your Presence an& Partici)ation:
-%t is reBuired and im,ortant that #ou are on time read# to learn and ,re,ared for ea)h )lass session. %t is disres,e)tful and disru,tive to other students if #ou arrive late to )lass. %f #ou arrive late to )lass #ou &ill onl# re)eive
for that da# for ,arti)i,ation. -%f #ou ha,,en to 'e reall# si) ,lease sta# home and get &ell. Dou are still res,onsi'le for )at)hing u, on an# material #ou missed. (onta)t #our )lassmates or instru)tor to hel, #ou )at)h u,. Dou do have 1 une")used a'sen)e &hi)h #ou are allo&ed !,arti)i,ation ,oints &ill still 'e taen off for those a'sen)es$ so use them &isel# and s,aringl#. -=lease inform the instru)tor in advan)e as mu)h as ,ossi'le '# email or tele,hone e",laining the reason and ne)essit# of the a'sen)e if #ou no& ahead of time that #ou &ill need to miss )lass. -/he main ,ur,ose is to mae sure that all students sta# on to, of the material taught in )lass. 4ttending all )lass sessions is the e# to 'eing su))essful in learning 4S. %n addition students should )ome ,re,ared to )lass '# 'ringing their &or'oo to ever# )lass session.