Course Syllabus Information


Rights, Responsibilities, and Procedures

Information on Rights, Responsibilities, and Procedures is located on A-B Tech's website at the following link: Current Catalog. Specific items can be located in the 2019-20 Catalog on the following pages:

  • Student Rights and Responsibilities are located on pages 42-76
  • Code of Student Conduct is located on pages 53-56
  • Code of Classroom Conduct is located on page 53
  • Academic Procedures (including class attendance, schedule adjustments, etc.) are located on pages 77-84
  • Academic & Student Support Services are located on pages 85-89
  • Inclement Weather is located on page 90

Student Services – Records and Registration:

The Records and Registration Department ("Registrar's Office"), located in the K. Ray Bailey Student Services Building, assists Curriculum students, faculty, and staff with a variety of services related to student records, class registration, class drops/withdrawals, college transcripts, graduation, grading, attendance, and more. Important information and forms related to the Records and Registration Department can be located at the following link: Records and Registration Overview.

Academic Learning Center

The Academic Learning Center provides free tutoring services to AB Tech students. Tutoring is available on a drop-in basis Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and on Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for most courses in mathematics and the sciences (Monday through Thursday 9 am to 3 pm for Accounting).

The ALC is a supportive, friendly environment where we encourage students to learn independently. Tutors cannot provide answers for assignments/tests but can give students the skills needed to accomplish their goals. Students must log in when visiting the ALC. Talk to your instructor or stop by the ALC in Ferguson 114, 116, and 118. Additional information can be located at the following link: Academic Learning Center. We encourage students to come early and often.

Student Course Evaluation Overview

A complete overview of the student course evaluation process and how evaluations are used can be located at the following link: Student Course Evaluation Overview.

A-B Tech’s General Education Student Learning Outcomes

The following are the expected competencies students will develop:

  • Students will critically evaluate information
    • Students will demonstrate information literacy
    • Students will critique works of human expression
    • Students will analyze scientific literature
  • Students will solve problems
    • Students will identify processes
    • Students will analyze problems
    • Students will interpret results
    • Students will recommend appropriate strategies or solutions
  • Students will effectively communicate
    • Students will communicate appropriately for the subject
    • Students will communicate appropriately for the audience
    • Students will communicate appropriately for the medium

Records and Retention

Students should print a copy of the syllabus for each course they are enrolled in or download and retain an electronic version. If you transfer to a private college or university, or one that is out of North Carolina, you may need to provide a copy of the syllabus to receive credit. In the RECORDS RETENTION & DISPOSITION SCHEDULE, COLLEGES IN THE NORTH CAROLINA COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM, ( North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, Division of Archives and Records, Government Records Section, May 15, 2019), section 4.5, CLASS REPORTS FILE, files or documents such as a syllabus, will not be retained longer than 5 years (p. 26).