LSP 121 Quantitative Reasoning and Technological Literacy II

Miles Jackson

Office: 14 E. Jackson M7
Winter 2020-2021
Class number: 28415
Section number: 521
OLASY NCH00 Online Campus

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LSP 121 is a continuation of LSP 120 – an examination and analysis of quantitative data.

Topics will be presented via MS Word, PDF files, and MP4 video files.  The videos of the Individual Assignments will reinforce concepts and introduce techniques required to complete assignments. Team assignments serve as an introduction to concepts and techniques, as well as collaboration to achieve a group solution to assigned problems. Individual assignments continue the lessons of the team assignments with additional reinforcement of concepts and techniques




  • 35% Quizzes

  • 35% Individual Assignments

  • 15% Team Assignments

  • 15% Discussions



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Changes to Syllabus

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