However, Mallory was a great teacher. There's only a midterm and final. Furthermore, if you are caught cheating on an exam you will automatically fail the course. If you read the material you should have absolutely no problems passing. Please do not talk while I am talking, or while one of your classmates is talking.
Make sure you read the textbook, it helps a lot for exams,which are fair. Students are not permitted to take a copy of the exam out of the classroom or office nor may they write down exam questions. She is smart beyond words and has a lot to offer. Families and primary relationships are a fundamental part of our life experiences. I share a phone with 21 other graduate students and I will only hear it during my office hours. Class always runs till the last minute. In general, acceptable reasons for absence from class include illness, serious family emergencies, special curricular requirements e.
Attendance Policy: Attendance is not mandatory but highly encouraged for success in the course. Dont take her exams for granted. Journal: You will be writing 12 response papers throughout the semester two a week. Tallahassee Community College does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, genetic information, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or age in programs or activities. She assigns the in-class activities at random times, usually at the beginning and end of class to try and penalize those who arrive late or leave early.
Topics include interpersonal attraction, intimate relationships, premarital and marital sexuality and marital and family interaction. She really cares about her students and wants them to learn as best they can. On the basis of this information, researchers developed an instrument known as the. Its best to participate in the discussions cause they count as a grade. I find myself using the lessons she taught me in real life situations and in other classes quite frequently.
You cover like a chapter or 2 a week but the readings are easy, I fell 2 weeks behind and caught up with no problem. The Disability Resource Center has a checklist for this process:. She has no sense of humor. There are some fun assignments and a lot of interaction with the rest of the class. It's an easy A if you show up and take notes. Just do practice problems from publisher online, tests will be easy. There are a lot of readings, but it is very interesting material.
The questions are mostly from the textbook, so give that a good read but, common sense can get you very far. Course Evaluation: Your grade will be determined by three exams worth 100 points each for a total of 300 points, five 5 in-class assignments worth 50 points and journal entries worth 50 points for a grand total of 400 points. I took this class only to receive an easy A. Furthermore, exam material can include any part of lecture, discussion, in-class activities, readings and media. I encourage you to visit my office hours to discuss any questions, comments or problems you have regarding the course. I usually respond within 24 hours except on weekends.
There were so many interesting facts in the book that she should have gone over in class, instead she only went over the boring, common sense stuff. If you can stomach typical leftist bias, class is easy diversity and international credit. Please be advised that this behavior will lead to consequences. More information will be posted on the e-learning website. About what percentage of couples actually discuss these issues? We will review historical background for understanding families and relationships as well as important sociological frameworks for studying relationship and family issues.
Your grade will be based on the best of ten 10 for a total of 50 possible points 12. The textbook is actually interesting. The short-answer questions, you are expected to explain a concept and give an example that illustrates your understanding. It has kinda changed my life! Grading is a bit harsh for written assignments. The Dean of Students Office will provide documentation to the student who must then provide this documentation to the Instructor when requesting accommodations. The major course objective is to familiarize students with the process of heterosexual and parent-child interaction over the life cycle from a sociological perspective Lecture: 3 hours.
An introductory course in marriage and the family designed to acquaint the student with a broad range of information about marriage and family relationships in a changing society. Make-up exams will only be available for university authorized and documented absences. Took her class over Summer A. I am required by the university to have my phone number on the syllabus. We start at 2:00 p.
This and much more will be highlighted over the semester. These can be either small group or individual assignments. Students requesting classroom accommodation must first register with the Dean of Students Office. Course Materials: Required Textbook: Skolnick, A. Tests are pretty easy, but lectures are not very useful. Really cares about her students, super relatable, and an overall kind and genuinely good person. She only gives a midterm and a final.