Basis for Your Course Grade
|Participation||10||See notes about participation on main page|
|Short Quiz, weekly, on readings||25||The lowest grade will be dropped. See strict makeup policy for missed quizzes|
|Short paper 1||20||Detailed assignment to follow|
|Short Paper 2||15||Detailed assignment to follow|
|Final Exam||30||Yes, this is cumulative for the entire semester. It will focus on knowledge, understanding, reactions, and skills|
A small (not a whopper) extra credit option may be announced later in the semester.