Orientation for this course is REQUIRED.
Failure to participate in a REQUIRED orientation, as specified below, may jeopardize your grade.
Your instructor will hold the orientation online using self-paced tools, email and/or discussions. (A self-paced orientation does NOT mean the entire course is self-paced.) You should plan to access your online course no later than the first day of the session. Failure to do so may jeopardize your grade.
Other Orientation Information
There is no face to face Orientation for this course. The Orientation will be online. I will email you the power point presentation along with the Basic Course Information Sheet for College Algebra. A Power Point Presentation will demonstrate how to self enroll in MYMATHLAB. Look for it at your Bucks Email. Get the text book at the College bookstore for a very discounted rate. It includes the access code for MYMATHLAB.
Accessing Your Course
Your course is using MyMathLab, which requires the purchase of an
access code. This code is usually packaged with a new textbook, but may also be purchased
separately from the MyMathLab website if it is not included with your book.
Information about MyMathLab can be found at http://www.mymathlab.com. Please check the systems Requirement page to verify your computer compatibility.
Your instructor will provide an additional course code you will need to
access your specific course.
Purchasing Your Books and Other Course Materials
While you may purchase your books and other course materials from the provider of your choice (using the
ISBN number available through the course's academic department
where applicable to ensure the correct version), both the campus bookstore
and our online bookstore,
guarantee that they stock the correct version for your course.
Approximately 3 weeks prior to the start of the session you can use the link
below to see the list of books that have been selected by your instructor. If you have
any questions about the course materials listed, please contact your instructor or the academic
this link to see the book list for your course.
Other Information about the Course
College Algebra eLearning is for the highly motivated math student. This course requires about 10 hours a week of work. There will be 9 online quizzes, online homeworks and a Midterm and cumulative Final exam. You have two tries for the quizzes and unlimited tries for the HW till the due date. The Midterm and Final are taken at the Testing center. The online quizzes count as 45% of the grade, online HW's count as 5% of the grade and the Midterm and final each count as 25% of the grade. College Algebra uses the course management tool called MYMATHLAB.