Correct grammar and punctuation are required – they constitute a significantportion of your grade for any written assignment.The Communicating Across the Curriculum (CAC) requirement for writing,speaking, listening, and critical thinking is an integral part of all assignments.Students will demonstrate effective oral and written communication. They willalso demonstrate the ability to discuss issues in a rational way, to analyzecritically, and to evaluate effectively.
The policy on academic integrity is found in the Student Handbook of Molloy College. Please review it and abide by it.All written work using other sources will be subject to verification byTurnitin.com for authenticity, attribution citation credit to original authors.
Because so much of the course is dependent on class discussions and in-class exercises, attendance is mandatory. Absences of more than
will result in the lowering of the final grade by one fullletter. Three late arrivals will be counted as
.There will be no make-up sessions or assignment for either test or presentation, unless you have official documentation such as a note froma doctor or a hospital.
Participation and Professional Classroom Behavior:
Class attendance is required; students do not receive extra credit for attending, although grades are reduced for excessive absences. However,credit is given for participating in class. Participation involves your contribution in discussions around material covered in class; this can takethe form of questions, comments, observations and so on. Your participation grade is based on what you contribute to the class as awhole.The second part of your participation grade concerns professionalbehavior. Part of you college education involves learning and practicingprofessional levels and standards of conduct. How you behave in theclassroom should reflect how you would behave in the context of a job.This entails being respectful of other in the class (not talking while they’retalking, etc.), respecting the business conducted in the classroom (nottalking on your cell phone, playing video games, etc.), and so on.