Course Evaluation Procedures


1. Summative Assignments

  • TESTS: Multiple Choice, True/False, Matching, Essay, etc.
  • HOMEWORK: Several online assignments will be submitted via the Internet each marking period.
  • LAB EXPERIENCE: Preparation, Safety, Following procedures, Observations, Results, Drawing conclusions.
Summative assignments constitute 60% of the marking period grade.

2. Formative Assignments

  • QUIZZES: ANNOUNCED, but Random. A quiz will be on the previous day's class work and/or homework.
  • CLASSWORK: To be determined.
Summative assignments constitute 30% of the marking period grade.

3. QUARTERLY EXAM: A comprehensive, departmental exam.

Quarterly Exam constitutes 10% of the marking period grade.

QUARTER GRADE: A Quarter Grade example follows:


Score

Points
Test 1
95

100
Test 2
87

100
Test 3
83

100
Lab 1
30

36
Lab 2
32

36

Summ total
87.9


60%
52.7




Quiz 1
30

30
Quiz 2
20

30
HW 1
80

100
HW 2
85

100

Form total
82.7


30%
24.8




Quarterly
Exam
60
10%
6.0

QUARTER: 83.5 = B

IMPORTANT

Your final marking period grade may change substantially depending on how you fare on the Quarterly Exam.


EXTRA CREDIT POLICY

Quite simply, there is NO extra credit. Your grade is based on the above criterion.
Extra credit denotes "over and beyond" normal expectations.