Instructor: Dr. John Chambers
Phone: 01-23-345-9987 (office)
Fax: 01-23-345-9989
Email: jchambers@macarther.net
Office hours by appointment

 

Course
Description:
This is a sample course that will introduce you to the MacArther University Online experience. In this course you will learn how to use the Internet to find and work with information. Main concepts to be covered are email and the World Wide Web.
Textbook:None
Prerequisites:None
Objectives:

In this course, students will learn how to:

  • Navigate through an Online Course
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    Instructional Methods:
  • Online Lectures
  • Asynchronous Forum discussions
  • Individual exercises

    Assessment and Grading


     
    Grade Conversions
    Grade Points Grade Points
    A95-100%B-80-82%
    A-90-94%C+77-79%
    B+87-89%C73-76%
    B83-86%C-70-72%


    Instructor's Expectations:

     

  • Students will do assigned readings before each class session.
  • Students will participate in forum discussions.
  • If a make-up exam becomes necessary, all questions will be essay.
  • Team project evaluation will contain group and individual components
  • Assignment tracking is the responsibility of the student.
  • If assignments are due on a certain date, they will not be graded until after that date. If an assignment is sent in early, it still will not be graded until after the due date.
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    Information Management and Technology (IM&T) Competencies:

    The following IM&T competencies are emphasized in this course:

    M Problem SolvingH Global Perspectives
    M Systems ThinkingH Technology Accelerated Communication
    H Information ManagementM Adaptation/Management of Change
    M Team Development/PerformanceH Entrepreneurial Initiatives

    Key: H= High M=Medium L=Low
     

    highlight indicates use in this class
    IM&T Tools:
    Research and
    Presentation Tools
    Delivery Alternatives Collaboration Tools
    *Email*Discussion Tools*Electronic Delivery of Materials
    *InternetElectronic Collaboration*Online Course
    *Online SyllabusACBS LabVideo-conferenced course
    *Online Research ToolsSmartBoardDLE: Interactive Television
    *Faculty Home Page