Esperanza Zenon
Material Type:
  • LOUIS Course Transformation
  • LOUIS Syllabus
  • Physics
  • louis-course-transformation
  • louis-syllabus
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    Education Standards

    General Physics Lab I Canvas Course and Sample Syllabus


    This General Physics Lab I course was built by Esperanza Zenon, Associate Professor at River Parishes Community College. It uses an OpenStax textbook that covers all content in the curriculum and also has supplemental resources and links to videos. Developed as part of the LOUIS OER Course Transformation Project at River Parishes Community College.

    Section 1

    The adjustments that a faculty member will need to make to use any of the physics courses are: 1) Add their personal information, 2) Update the left menu items (Weekly Overviews, Assignments and Activities, About this Course, Course Documents, Useful Links, and Evaluation of Student Performance) via the following steps: Settings-> Apps-> View App Configurations -> Choose Edit from the dropdown each of the menu items and update the URL to reflect the live Canvas course's URL, 3) Update the Back to Home link on the Hello from Your Instructor page, 4) Update the dates in the Activities section of each Weekly Overview, 5) Replace the RPCC logo on the course homepage, and 6) Update the assignment due dates to reflect the current semester.