If you do not have Math 12, or Math 115, you must
have permission of instructor or risk being de-registered.
All homework must be submitted on paper that is approximately
All homework must be stapled in the top left-hand corner; have a
and student number in the top right hand corner; and be easily
Students are always expected to attend examinations at their
normally scheduled time.
If this proves impossible, or would cause a student a grave hardship:
students should discuss and finalize arrangements for an
alternative examination with me
date at least two weeks prior to the examination.
Students who are unable to attend an examination at the normally
scheduled time due to an unforseen circumstance in the two
prior to an examination are required to contact me as soon as possible
by e-mail, by telephone, or in person.
Students who have not made alternative arrangements by the time of
the examination and who do not attend the examination receive 0%.
Students who receive 0% for bona fide reasons
which prevented them from contacing me prior to the examination
provide me with medical or other documentation may have
their course grading scheme changed appropriately.
All non-medical electronic devices (other than ordinary
wrist-watches) are prohibited during examinations. If you enter
the examination room with such a device you must leave it at the
front of the room.
Such devices include: cell-phones, portable music devices,
calculators, and electronic translation tools.
As a special exception for CPSC 141 in Fall 2005 students are
permitted to use calculators on Midterm I and Midterm II.
Students are required to bring a functioning pen, and encouraged to
bring a pencil, ruler, eraser, and other drawing implements.
Students may not bring paper, blank or otherwise, nor any printed
Attendance in this course is the student's responsibility and is
not monitored by the instructor. Students are entirely responsible for
being aware of material discussed in lecture, even if they are
unavoidably prevented from attending.
I reserve the right to change weightings given in the marking
scheme on the course outline.
Students are guaranteed that their letter grade will not decrease as
the result of such a change.
If you bring a cell-phone to class, please be prepared to share
your conversation with the rest of the class.
First offenses result in a grade of -100% on
the assignment in question and formal notification of the College Dean.
Allowing someone to copy
your work is cheating. The
UNBC Calendar describes academic
offenses and possible penalties in more detail.