Syllabus Guidelines


Syllabus Guidelines

The following information is to be included on all syllabi. Colleges may opt to require additional information.

Course Identification Course Name

Course Number
Credit Hours
Semester and Year
Class Location
Instructor Information Name
Contact Information
Course Information Course Description (i.e. 400-level class for graduate credit, independent study)
Learning Outcomes
Required and Optional Text and other Resources
Attendance Policy
Grading Policy
Make-up Policy
Tentative Course Outline
Required Policies Faculty may opt to link to
Academic Dishonesty
Americans with Disabilities Act
Absences for Religious Holy Days
Visitors in the Classroom

In addition to the above, individual colleges may have additional requirements. Faculty may opt to include additional information such as study tips, instructor evaluations, information about academic support services, availability of tutoring, and classroom rules of conduct.


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