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Unformatted text preview: ss: participation in discussions, assisting other students, project team support
Total This scheme will not be followed in an overly strict manner. For example, upward adjustment of the ﬁnal grade
will be made if performance on one activity is an outlier (e.g. exceptionally high) or if the pattern of scores
shows a signiﬁcant improvement. If such adjustments are made, they usually result in about a half-letter grade
improvement. Grades on student work will be assigned as follows:
90% and above A
89% - 87% A- 61%-60% C- 86%-83% B+ 59%-55% D+ 82%-78% B 54%-52% D 77%-73% B- 51%-50% D- 72%-70% C+ Below 50% F Participation in Class and Attendance
Student participation in class discussions is a vital component of this course. There is no formal course credit
for participation, however, students should make every attempt to attend all classes and actively participate in
discussions. In rare cases where a student misses a signiﬁcant number of lectures or does not actively
participate in discussions, this will impact the ﬁnal course grade. According to University policy F69-24,
“Students should attend all meetings of their classes, not only because they are responsible...
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This note was uploaded on 02/19/2014 for the course POLS 103 taught by Professor Christensen during the Summer '08 term at San Jose State University .
- Summer '08