SUMMER A 2016 Syllabus

Instructor Information

Position Name E-mail Office Office hours
Course Instructor Melina Myers (Vastola) LOV 105-B Wednesdays 1-3pm, 5-6pm OR By Appointment (Please allow 24 hrs notice for appointments)
Teaching Assistant Gaurav Sinha MCH101-A Monday 12pm-3pm

Class Schedule

Sections Room Time
All Sections HWC2100 Wednesday 3:35-4:50pm

Course Website:


Course Objectives:

At the end of the course the student should be able to:

Grading Policy:

The final course grade will be computed as follows:
 Homework 40 %
 Midterm 25 %
 Final Exam 35 %
*Some extra points may be awarded based on class participation/attendance. *DO NOT ASK for your grade to be rounded. There is no rounding of grades in this course.

Letter Grade Scale:

Letter Numerical Average
A 92.00 - 100
A- 90.00 - 91.99
B+ 88.00 - 89.99
B 82.00 - 87.99
B- 80.00 - 81.99
C+ 78.00 - 79.99
C 72.00 - 77.99
C- 69.00 - 71.99
D 62.00 - 68.99
D- 60.00 - 61.99
F 0.00 - 59.99


There will be a midterm and a final exam. You will be required to bring and show your Student ID on test days to take the tests.  The final exam will be cumulative.  The test format will be a mixture of multiple choice, short-answer, script reading/writing (if applicable).