Prof. Michael Anderson
Office hours: Tu, Th, F: 1-2pm, Math Tower 4-113.
The grade distribution has been changed correspondingly. See below.
Here is the link: http://egrade.brownstone.net/live/classes/sutherland/
It is often a good idea to work together with others in the class. However, since homework earns credit, it is understood that everyone submitting particular problems has solved them individually.
Remember: trying to learn the material just before the exam rarely produces good results in any math course!
Grading: This course will entail two in-class mid-term exams
and a final. By enrolling in the course, it is understood that you are
making a firm commitment to be in attendance on the dates
of these exams. Your course grade will be based on your exam scores, paper
homework, and web homework, weighted as follows:
You can reach me by e-mail at
This is the best method for arranging for appointments outside of regular office hours.
DSS advisory. If you have a physical, psychiatric, medical, or learning disability that could adversely affect your ability to carry out assigned course work, we urge you to contact the Disabled Student Services office (DSS), Educational Communications Center (ECC) Building, room 128, (631) 632-6748. DSS will review your situation and determine, with you, what accommodations are necessary and appropriate. All information and documentation regarding disabilities will be treated as strictly confidential.
Students for whom special evacuation procedures might be necessary in the event of an emergency are encouraged to discuss their needs with both the instructor and with DSS. Important information regarding these issues can also be found at the following web site: