Course Syllabus Spring 2014
PH 411 Electric Circuit Lab (1 Credits)


Instructor: Dr. Chris Pettit
Office: SH 26
Phone: 341-5929
Office Hours:MWF 11:00 am - 12:00 pm and TR 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm or by appointment
e-mail: cpettit@emporia.edu

Website:  http://www.emporia.edu/~pettitch/index.htm or on Blackboard.

Lab:  TR 10:00 am – 11:50 am in SH 32

Tools: Scientific calculator.

Course Description:  This course is a laboratory which is used as a supplement to the corresponding lecture course PH 410 Electric Circuit Analysis.

Attendance:  Attendance is required at each of the lab sessions.  If an excused absence occurs you must make arrangements to make up the lab within a week of returning.  If an excused absence is known about in advance make arrangements with the instructor prior to the absence.

Lab Reports:  Lab reports are due one week from the completion of the experiment, unless otherwise notified.  All reports should be well written with appropriate grammar and spelling.  Each student must turn in their own lab report.

Academic Honesty Policy:  The following ESU “Academic Honesty Policy” pertains and will be enforced:  “Academic dishonesty, a basis for disciplinary action, includes but is not limited to activities such as cheating and plagiarism (presenting as one’s own the intellectual or creative accomplishments of another without giving credit to the source or sources).”  Academic dishonesty can result in severe penalties.  Possible penalties may include an assignment grade of F, a course grade of F, or dismissal from the university.

Student Accommodations Statement: Emporia State University will make reasonable accommodations for persons with documented disabilities. Students need to contact the Director of Disability Services and the professor as early in the semester as possible to ensure that classroom and academic accommodations are implemented in a timely fashion. All communication between students, the Office of Disability Services and the professor will be strictly confidential.


Grading Scale:
A 93.0% - 100%
A- 90.0% - 92.9%
B+ 87.0% - 89.9%
B 83.0% - 86.9%
B- 80.0% - 82.9%
C+ 77.0% - 79.9%
C 70.0% - 76.9%
D 60.0% - 69.9%
F 0.0% - 59.9%
Grading policy
Labs 100%
Grades will be available for viewing on Blackboard. Class participation and attendance will be considered for borderline cases.
Scale may be lowered if necessary.