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Syllabus: OC Policy & Template

Your syllabus guides students through your class by outlining expectations, timelines and rubrics. But does it get the student excited? This guide explores the basic tenets, current theories & best practices for college-level syllabi.

OC policy on Class Syllabi including a Template

This policy will be your primary guide for each course syllabus.

Adopted by the college in January 2014, this syllabus policy gives faculty the "must-have" items for your class syllabus. Page one covers the policy and purpose, places to find examples of OC syllabi. Page two is a template for you use use for your classes. Even if you design your own format, the template can serve as a check list to be sure you didn't omit any key information.

The policy is also located on the college shared drive. X:\Shared Documents and Forms\ Instructional Services\Instructional Support Services\ IPC Handbook & Policies Established\Policy on Class Syllabus.

Olympic College Information for Your Syllabus

Here are links to specific policies, rules and regulations for your syllabus.In these three cases, OC follows the state of Washington codes and rules.