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File under 'e-Syllabi'

Submitted by Leo Klein on Tue, 8/28/12 (4:23pm)

MPOW: When you're taking a class, on the first day of the term, they hand you a 'syllabus' which outlines the topics you'll be covering, the textbooks you'll need, etc. Traditionally it's been on paper -- though I can imagine one being completely online. That's good since apparently there's nobody else who can put together such a system for one of the bigger schools here. Thank God, I've got nothing else to do...