4 Papers 80%

Participation 20%

Class participation and homework 20%

The homework assignments are on the website.

The grading policy of this course is:

All tests will be worth 100 points. The Raw Scores for each test will be converted to T-scores, which standarize the grades with a mean of 500. Grades will be based upon the T-score and will be assigned as follows:

Score | Grade |

601 and above | A |

575-600 | A- |

550-574 | B+ |

525-549 | B |

500-524 | B- |

475-499 | C+ |

450-474 | C |

425-449 | C- |

400-424 | D+ |

375-399 | D |

350-374 | D- |

349 and below | E |