2017 - 2018 College Catalog by ​Moorpark College

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rules for using the internet each student is responsible for ensuring that he or she uses the college provided internet access in an effective efficient ethical and lawful manner to this end students must comply with the following rules 1 observe with the guidelines for acceptable use of networks or services 2 only attempt to gain access to resources for which he or she has authorization moorpark college will not assume financial responsibility for unauthorized internet-related expenditures • international baccalaureate ib students who complete the ib diploma with a score of 30 or above will receive 20 units of credit students completing ib higher level examinations with scores of 5 6 or 7 will receive 6 units of credit for each exam a score of 4 or higher on the ib mathematics hl exam will satisfy the math competency requirement for the associate degree students will not receive credit for standard level exams • college level examination program clep students who earn scores of 50 or higher on a clep exam will receive 3 to 6 units depending on the exam 3 do not make harassing or defamatory remarks using the internet 4 do not create a personal link to any moorpark college page and do not represent moorpark college on any personal page credit for internal exams locally administered exams • college examinations students receive credit by satisfactory completion of an examination administered by the college in lieu of completion of a course listed in the college catalog • high school to college articulation high school students may be granted college credit pursuant to established articulation agreements between the high school and college credit will be awarded with a letter grade and notated as “credit by exam” the per-unit fee for credit by examination will not be charged for credit awarded under this provision 5 do not install any software 6 do not use any unapproved software 7 do not violate any federal or state law including copyright laws 8 download data from the internet onto personal data storage units—any data found on a college-owned hard drive will be deleted 9 do not create any social networking page on behalf of moorpark college or claiming to represent moorpark college privacy on the internet please be aware that any electronic mail is not private since classes will be sharing a mailbox and that the college reserves the right to access any such information on college-owned servers responsibility for information on the internet through the internet the college provides access to public and private outside networks which furnish electronic mail information services bulletin boards conferences etc please be advised that the college does not assume responsibility for the contents of any of these outside networks obscene material district information resources should not be used for knowingly viewing downloading transmitting or otherwise engaging in any communication which contains obscene indecent profane lewd or lascivious material or other material which explicitly or implicitly refers to sexual conduct this policy does not prohibit the use of appropriate material for educational purposes nor limit academic freedom however knowingly displaying sexually explicit or sexually harassing images or text in a private and/or public computer facility or location that can potentially be in view of other individuals is prohibited credit by examination granting unit credit for a course by examination is based on the principle that previous experience training or instruction is the equivalent of a specific course taught by the college course and unit credit can be obtained either through the credit for external exam process ap ib/clep or credit for internal exam process also known as locally administered exam cut scores for credit by examinations ap ib and clep • to receive credit for ap ib and clep examinations • the evaluation of credit for ap ib and clep examination scores is done by a college counselor • counselors may require additional documentation or information as necessary to determine eligibility for external credit • credit granted for the examinations may be counted as credit toward an associate degree the faculty at each college of the district will determine how the credit is used to satisfy general education and majors requirements for the associate degree • credit granted for these examinations may also be counted toward the satisfaction of igetc or csu-ge areas as allowed by the applicable standards for each form of transfer general education certification • credit awarded for ap ib and clep examinations shall not impact the student’s gpa • students granted credit for ap ib or clep examinations shall not earn credit toward an associate degree for duplicated college courses • other colleges or universities may have different policies concerning the granting of credit for ap ib and clep examinations and will evaluate the examinations based upon their own policies and practices • units credits granted for the ap ib or clep exams will not be subject to the unit limits for credit-by-exam or pass/no pass grading which otherwise apply within the district credit by examination may be obtained by one of the following methods credit for external exams • 30 advanced placement ap students who earn scores of 3 4 or 5 on the college board ap examinations taken before high school graduation will receive 3 to 6 units of credit for each exam 3 units for one-semester courses and 6 units for twosemester courses the number of units awarded for each type of examination is subject to change based on the establishment of cut scores and/or other evaluative measures developed by college faculty in collaboration with the academic senates and consultation council moorpark college academic policies 2017-2018