-+o avoid an# interru,tions and distra*tions in the *lassroom6 ,hones),agers are to 'e
,rior to entering the *lassroom. %f #ou must have #our ,hones),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*#. >(;S; mae sure #our *ell ,hones),agers are
'efore entering the *lassroom. -;#e *onta*t is essential and ne*essar# to *ommuni*ating in S(. %t is *onsidered rude as &ell as ina,,ro,riate S( etiCuette if there is a la* of e#e *onta*t. %f students do not a'ide '# this ,oli*#6 their dail# ,arti*i,ation grade &ill 'e affe*ted as it &ill 'e redu*ed.
-S( 00/ is a sill develo,ment *ourse. +o develo, the s,e*ifi* sills needed in using S(6 #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. lso6 #ou are to attend *lass for the entire session.-+he Fall Semester S(00/ *ourse is a *redit *ourse that meets t&o times a &ee on +uesda#s and +hursda#s &ith (B sessions meeting on onda#s. uring the semester &ith this *ourse #ou are allo&ed
une"*used a'sen*es. +here &ill 'e a dedu*tion of
for ea*h additional une"*used a'sen*e. For e"am,le6 if #ou have une"*used a'sen*es6 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 5 une"*used a'sen*es6 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 note6 formal email)letter from the ean or dvisor6 et*$.
(o Encourage Your resence an' artici,ation:
-%t is reCuired and im,ortant that #ou are on time6 read# to learn6 and ,re,ared for ea*h *lass session. %t is disres,e*tful and disru,tive to other students if #ou arrive late to *lass. %f #ou arrive late to *lass #ou &ill onl# re*eive
for that da# for ,arti*i,ation. -%f #ou ha,,en to 'e reall# si*6 ,lease sta# home and get &ell. Dou are still res,onsi'le for *at*hing u, on an# material #ou missed. onta*t #our *lassmates or instru*tor to hel, #ou *at*h u,. Dou do have 1 une"*used a'sen*e &hi*h #ou are allo&ed !,arti*i,ation ,oints &ill still 'e taen off for those a'sen*es$ 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. ttending all *lass sessions is the e# to 'eing su**essful in learning S(. %n addition6 students should *ome ,re,ared to *lass '# 'ringing their &or'oo to ever# *lass session.