ES -079.-64Z, ON-CAMPUS Call# 2624 ES -079.-65-73Z OFF-CAMPUS Call# 2310
Instructor: Steve Murphy
Spring 2002, 1.0 Unit
De Anza College Distance Learning Center
Office Location: LCW-102
Phone: 408-864-8969 FAX: 408-864-8245
Office Hours: M-Th, 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Fri: CLOSED
This new live teleclass is an overview of the topic of Renewable/Alternative Energy Systems and its importance in today’s society, including future implications, and discussion of careers and impact on modern culture and society. This module introduces the subject of renewable and alternative energy systems found in today’s culture and their related energy management and conservation issues.
Online Class Folder
Eligibility for English 100A; Reading 201; ESL 161-163 is advised.
INSTRUCTOR INFORMATION: Steve Murphy
Office Hours: 5:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.
Days/Hours: Tuesday evening prior to class
Phone/Voicemail: (408) 395-6299 Ext. 3185
FAX Telephone(s): (408) 864-8245, (408) 864-5546
Office Location: LCW 26
E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Be prepared to spend six hours per week attending class and using and studying the course materials.
After completing the reading assignments and participating in the video programs, you should be able to:
Textbook for Course:
Energy: It’s Use and the Environment; by Hinrichs and Kleinbach, 3rd Edition, copyright 2002 by Harcourt, Inc.
The additional course materials for all students will be at:
www.deanza.fhda.edu/faculty/murphy/es69 class folder/website location or mailed to each individual broadcast site.
MEDIA COMPONENTS AND AVAILABILITY
Three (3) three-hour Renewable and Alternative Energy Systems video programs.
Viewing Options for Renewable and Alternative Energy Systems video programs.
CLASS LISTSERV FOR EMTP COURSES:
To sign up for the EMTP listserv go to the distance learning website: http://distance.deanza.fhda.edu/ Just below the boxes you will see a link that says: Subscribe to a Listserv Click on the link; scroll down through the list of classes until you find the one you want, and click on it to highlight it. Then type in your e-mail address in the box provided for that purpose. Click on the button that says “Subscribe” and you are finished
To use the listserv, send an email to email@example.com and that email will be sent to all users who are signed up for the list.
STUDY EACH WEEK'S ASSIGNMENTS
The course content comes from the videoclasses and assigned readings. Your activities will be from both the readings and video programs. If, for any reason, you miss watching a video program during the assigned week, you should still keep current with your reading assignments.
Work on the lessons in the following order:
COMPLETE THE WRITTEN ASSIGNMENTS
Submitting Assignments: Copy and attach the cover
sheet on the last page of this syllabus.
Graded homework is returned for distribution to the DL Center about 7–10 days after its due date. Please present your DASB Photo ID to the Distance Learning Center staff to retrieve your work. If you have included a self-addressed, postage-paid envelope you homework will be returned to you.
TESTING AND GRADING
Final Grading and Point Breakdown:
|POINT BREAKDOWN||GRADING SCHEDULE|
|Homework||100||A||90 - 100%|
|Class Journal/Folder||50||B||80 - 89%|
|C||70 - 79%|
|D||60 - 69%|
|Total points||150 points||F||59% and below|
Policy on Copying and Cheating
Students who submit the work of others as their own or cheat on exams or other assignments receive a failing grade in the course and are reported to college authorities.
You may access your final grades through the Star System at 408-777-9394 or 650-917-0509 or the Internet at https://regserv.fhda.edu/da-grades.html.
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