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Your letter grade

Your letter grade is determined by the number of points you accumulate during the semester. The effect of any curve which may be needed on an exam will be to lower the cutoffs in the Total column. This table will be updated regularly.

LG -> Letter Grade; HW-> Homework; QPP-> Quiz + Tutorial participation + Class participation.

SofCO-> Sum of cutoffs: your letter grade will not be lower than this.

LG Exam 1 Exam 2 Exam 3 Final HW QPP SofCO
A 93 93 93 132 47 93 551
A- 90 90 90 120 45 90 525
B+ 87 87 87 108 43 87 499
B 83 83 83 96 42 83 470
B- 80 80 80 78 40 80 438
C+ 77 77 77 66 38 77 412
C 73 73 70 54 37 73 380
C- 70 70 60 48 35 70 353
D 60 60 50 42 30 60 302
F 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Exam 1 Exam 2 Exam 3 Final
Possible 100 100 100 150
Median 95 73 85 108
Average 90 71 82 102

Grade Assignment

Final grades will be assigned according to the following system:

A total of 600 points will be distributed as follows:

Tutorial participation/Worksheets: 25  Quizzes: 50,

Class participation/Worksheets: 25,

Homework: 50,

Exams 1-3: 100 pts each,

Final Exam: 150.

 

Exams: There are 3 exams during the semester. The precise format remains to be determined.

The Final Exam will be comprehensive. The precise format remains to be determined.

Tutorials: Each student must attend their assigned tutorial each week. Worksheets and quizzes will be administered in the tutorials. Grades will be based on attendance, participation and scores on quizzes.

Homework: Homework will be assigned electronically.

For information on earning points, see here.

Last updated: 2021-05-20@14:21