LECTURES: All lectures are in 109 Nicholson Hall.
Sec. 2  MWF
11:40 AM12:30 PM Jonathan
P. Dowling
Office
hours: MWF 10:30–11:30AM, 453 Nicholson, Phone 5780887, Email
(other times by appointment)
DOWLING'S
SEC. 2 SCHEDULE WITH
DOWNLOADABLE LECTURES HERE!
TEXT: The 8th edition of
"Fundamentals of Physics" by Halliday, Resnick and Walker. The LSU
bookstore sells a special version of this edition called PHYS2102.
Bundled with this book is an access code
for WebAssign, the PLUS version. If you have purchased the whole 8th
edition you will have to purchase your
WebAssign access separately.
HOMEWORK:
A homework assignment consisting of 1520
problems and a few questions from the text will be assigned on
WebAssign
once per week. It will be due on Wednesdays at 2:00 AM. Your
login name will be your PAWS login
name, and your password will be your LSU ID number. The first
assignment is
available on WebAssign and is due January
21st at 2AM.
TUTORING:
Free
tutors are available in
102 Nicholson Hall.
TUTORING LAB IS NOW OPEN TUESDAYS!
LAB HOURS:
MTWTh: 12:00N–5:00PM
F: 12:00N–3:00PM
MIDTERM EXAMS:
 Exam I  Thursday, February 5th, 6–7 pm
 Exam II  Thursday, March 5th, 6–7
pm
 Exam III  Thursday April 2nd, 6–7
pm
Exam Solutions: Will be posted on the Main PHYS2102
Web Page.
THERE WILL BE NO MAKEUP EXAMS. If you
have to miss an exam and you have a valid
and documented excuse, as per LSU Student
Policy 22, you
will be allowed to substitute the grade on that exam for the average of
your other exam grades (midterm and final exams).
FINAL EXAM: Friday May 8, 5:307:30
pm.
GRADING:
Midterms  100
points each 
300 points

Final Exam  200 points 
200 points

Homework  30 points 
30 points




TOTAL: 
530 points

Your numerical grade will be the total number of points you obtain,
divided by 5.3.
Given your numerical grade, your letter grade will be
at least the following:
A: 90–100 B: 80–89 C: 60–79 D: 50–59 F: <50