Professor Joanne Weinberg
Dear Statistics Student,
Welcome to Statistics on the Web. I hope you find this course interesting and use this as an opportunity to acquire another skill for your portfolio. Because of the nature of this course, it is important that you respect and honor the views of your classmates. Because this course is not meeting face-to-face, you may find that it requires more of your effort than a traditional setting.
Read this letter carefully.
This course runs from August 26th - December 11, 2002.
There is no required on-campus orientation; however, orientation is scheduled the evening of Thursday, August 22nd. Please check for specific times in mid-August. Participation is strongly recommended. Trips to campus are necessary, initially, to purchase your textbook and later take announced tests and final. These tests will be taken in the Campus Assessment Center, Accokeek 201. If you have any questions or problems, please feel free to call me (301-322-0448) or send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are reading this on-line, you have already found my web page. If not, your first stop should be at my web page: http://academic.pgcc.edu/~jweinber .
To get orientation materials and other relevant course information, from my web page, click on the "MATH 114" button.
You will be able to access course
materials beginning August 26, 2002.
Your Social Security number (no spaces and no hyphens).
For example, if your social security
number is 123-45-6789, then your initial
1. Go to: http://www.blackboard.com
2. Next click on "Demo" under Infrastructure Products.
3. Then read the Demo page and click on "Click here to begin"
Be sure that your speakers are on.
This will access the self-guided, self-paced tour of Blackboard 5.5
1. In the subject area, enter MATH 114 and clearly identify the topic of your message.
2. Sign your e-mails with your complete name.
3. I will check my e-mail every business day (Monday through Friday)
I will respond as soon as possible. If your e-mail is a quick question or
Please send me an e-mail from the account that you will use for this course. Send your e-mail to W I will create an e-mail list for the class.
Have a great semester,
Joanne Weinberg, Mathematics