There will be three assignments, three quizzes, five listening tests and a comprehensive final examination. The grading system is as follows:
Weight toward the final grade 3 assignments, 100 points each 25% 3 quizzes, 100 points each 15% 5 listening tests, 100 each 30% 1 final examination, 100 points 30%
In addition to the graded tests and assignments, the course work also include two creative projects and a number of reading assignments. These will not be graded; however, the quizzes and the final examination will rely on knowledge acquired through readings and creative projects.No late assignments will be accepted..
The grading scale is as follows:
Nobody will pass this course without completing ALL the required
work in time.
Attendance policy. You are allowed one unexcused absence all semester. Each further unexcused absence will lower your final course grade by 2%.
Attendance and participation class are crucial to success in this class. Since there is no book or manual for this course, quizes, assignments and the final will be based on information delivered during lectures; you are responsible for taking detailed notes during these lectures.
Final examination: Thursday, May 11, 2017, 7:00 - 10:00 pm.
The final will be comprehensive which means it will include all the topics and all the materials studied and discussed during the entire semester.