Fall Semester, 2009
ISS 305
Prof. N. Kerr, Instructor

This site contains various files of interest to students in ISS 305. To examine a file, just click on it below. With standard web browsers (e.g., Netscape), you can then print out a copy of a file, if you wish.

Some links may not be activated until later in the semester, when they are needed.

       
Course syllabus 
 
List of Class Topics and Readings        
 
Info on UA (undergrad assistant)
 
   

Extra-credit homework assignments.          

Notes:

1) Homework can be turned in via e-mail (at iss305.msu@comcast.net) if it can be adequately described in text without copies of the source (e.g., advertisement, journal article, etc.) . The Subject line of your E-mail should read “ISS 305 Homework”.

2) Current reading assignments are also listed within these homework assignment pages

3) Homework assignments will be posted on the Web no later than the Thursday prior to each assignment being due. 

Homework assignment due by noon, 9/14/2009

Homework Assignment due by noon, 9/28/2009  

Homework Assignment Due by noon, 10/12/2009  

Homework Assignment Due by noon, 10/26/2009   

Homework Assignment Due by noon, 11/9/2009 (because the assignment was posted late, you can have until 11/11/2009 at noon to complete it)  

Homework Assignment Due by noon, 11/23/2009  

Homework Assignment Due by noon, 12/8/2009 (because the assignment was posted late, you can have until 12/10/2009 at noon to complete it) 

 

Other class information: 

Practice items for establishing relationships.

Checklist of questions for research consumers

Article by Taubes    

Translating chips into points 

Extra-credit homework into points 

 

Exam, Curve, and Grade Information:

Information on Exam #1 (given on 10/15/2009).  

Exam #1 Answer Key         

Scores and Grading Curve for Exam #1.        

 

Information on Exam #2 (given on 12/10/2009)

Exam #2 Answer Key     

Scores and Grading Curve for Exam #2 plus Class records and current class grade.  

 

Information on Retake exams (given on 12/14/2009, 5:45-7:45pm)

Retake Exam Answer Keys

 

Course grades after retake exams (these will be posted as soon as possible)