Some Useful Info for Current Students

Some Useful Info

  • All email communication must conform to the Communicating with Students university policy (http://umanitoba.ca/admin/governance/media/Electronic_Communication_with_Students_Policy_-_2014_06_05.pdf)
  • Copyrights and intellectual property must be respected by all students. Copyrighted content may be used in this course. Please appropriately acknowledge this content, and copy in accordance with copyright laws and University guidelines. Copyrighted works, including those created by course instructors, are made available for private study and research and must not be distributed in any format without permission. Do not upload copyrighted works to a learning management system (e.g., UM Learn), or any website, unless an exception to the Copyright Act applies or written permission has been confirmed. For more information, see the University’s Copyright Office.
  • Course instructors and the University of Manitoba hold copyright over the course materials, presentations and lectures which form part of this course. No audio or video recording of lectures or presentations is allowed in any format, openly or surreptitiously, in whole or in part without permission. Course materials (both paper and digital) are for the participant’s private study and research.
  • It is the general University of Manitoba policy that all technology resources are to be used in a responsible, efficient, ethical and legal manner. Students can use all technology in classroom setting only for educational purposes approved by course instructors and/or the University of Manitoba Disability Services. Students are expected not to participate in personal direct electronic messaging or posting activities (e-mail, texting, video or voice chat, wikis, blogs, social networking (e.g., Facebook) online and offline “gaming” during scheduled class time. If students are on call (emergency), they should switch their communication devices on vibrate mode and leave the classroom before using these devices.
  • Students are expected to act in a respectful manner.

Some Useful Links

  • Academic Support/Resources:
    • Academic Learning Centre (ALC): http://umanitoba.ca/student/academiclearning/
    • University of Manitoba Libraries (UML): http://www.umanitoba.ca/libraries
      • Donald W. Craik Engineering Library: http://libguides.lib.umanitoba.ca/engineering
      • Science and Technology Library: http://libguides.lib.umanitoba.ca/science_library
  • Course guides:
  • Health & Mental Health Resources:
    • Student Accessibility Services (SAS): http://umanitoba.ca/student/saa/accessibility/
    • Student Counselling Centre (SCC): http://umanitoba.ca/student/counselling/index.html
    • Student Support Case Management (SSCM): http://umanitoba.ca/student/case-manager/index.html
    • University Health Service (UHS): http://umanitoba.ca/student/health/
    • Health and Wellness: http://umanitoba.ca/student/health-wellness/welcome.html
    • Live Well @ UofM: http://umanitoba.ca/student/livewell/index.html
  • Copyright & Intellectual Property (IP) Resources:
    • Copyright: http://umanitoba.ca/copyright
    • IP: http://umanitoba.ca/admin/governance/media/Intellectual_Property_Policy_-_2013_10_01.pdf
  • University & Unit Policies, Procedures, and Supplemental Information:
    • University Governing Documents Pertaining to Students: http://umanitoba.ca/admin/governance/governing_documents/students/index.html
    • Academic Calendar: http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/academiccalendar.html
    • Registrar’s Office: http://umanitoba.ca/registrar/
    • Academic Integrity Resources:
      • Academic Integrity: http://umanitoba.ca/academicintegrity/
      • Student Discipline:
        • http://umanitoba.ca/admin/governance/governing_documents/students/student_discipline.html
        • http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/science/undergrad/resources/webdisciplinedocuments.html
    • Respectful Behaviour Resources:
    • Final Examinations, Grades and Grade Appeals Resources:
      • Final Examination and Final Grades Policy:
        • http://umanitoba.ca/admin/governance/governing_documents/academic/1299.html
        • http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/science/undergrad/resources/Academic%20Resources%20index.html
      • Appeal of Term Work Grades: http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/grades/690.html
      • Student Access to View Final Exams in the Faculty of Science: http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/science/undergrad/resources/895.html
    • Limited Access and VW Resources: http://www.umanitoba.ca/admin/governance/media/Repeated_Course_Policy_-_2016_09_01.pdf
    • Academic Advisor: http://umanitoba.ca/academic-advisors/
    • Student Advocacy: http://umanitoba.ca/student/advocacy/
    • Faculty of Science: http://www.sci.umanitoba.ca/
    • Department of Computer Science: http://www.cs.umanitoba.ca/
    • Security Services: http://umanitoba.ca/campus/security/contact.html, (204)474-9312
      • Emergency: 555, #555, (204)474-9341