Mathematics 890, REvitalizing ALgebra Workshop
Fall 2003 Syllabus

(8/20/03) Tentative syllabus and schedule posted.

Time. Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30 - 7:15.
Place. 211 Thornton Hall

InstructorsE-mailOfficePhoneOffice Hours
Eric Hsu erichsu@math.sfsu.edu 932 Thornton Hall415-338-1104Tu 2:00-3:00, Th 11:30-12:30
Judy Kysh jkysh@sfsu.edu59 Burke Hall 415-338-2121Tu 3:20-4:20; Th 2:30-3:30 (tentative)
Diane Resek resek@sfsu.edu 928 Thornton Hall 415-338-2071Tu 3:30-4:25; Th 1:00-2:00

Class Home Page. <http://math.sfsu.edu/hsu/msp/890REAL.html> Announcements, homework assignments and this syllabus are all posted here.

Course Objectives. Participants will

Textbook. None. There will be handouts in class.

Teaching Style and Attendance. About two-thirds of the time will be spent on activities in small groups. The other third will be lecture and discussion. Because of the emphasis on in-class activity, attendance is mandatory.

Expectations. You are expected to attend all classes and complete all assignments on time.

Assignments. Weekly homework will include readings, reflections, problems and classroom projects.