Assignments and Grading

Assessment

10% Attendance
50% Homework
40% Final Exam

Attendance: There are 22 days of class on which attendance will be taken. You receive 0.5 points for each day you attend, up to a maximum of 10 points. You cannot receive bonus points (more than 10) by attending all scheduled class periods.

Homework: There will be 11 homework assignments, but you are only required to complete 10 of them. They will each be worth 5 points, for a total of 50 possible points. You cannot receive bonus points (more than 50) by completing more than 10 homework assignments. If you do complete all 11 assignments, I will drop your lowest grade.

Final Exam: The exam will be multiple-choice and short answer. There will be a review on the last day of class. More details will be announced as the date of the final approaches.

Grade Map

[97, 100] → A+
[93, 97) → A
[90, 93) → A-
[87, 90) → B+
[83, 87) → B
[80, 83) → B-
[77, 80) → C+
[73, 77) → C
[70, 73) → C-
[67, 70) → D+
[63, 67) → D
[60, 63) → D-
[0, 60) → F

IMPORTANT NOTE

Students shall be aware of the University regulations about dishonest practice in course work and the possible consequences as stipulated in the Regulations Governing University Examinations.