AssignmentPercent of grade
Weekly assignments36
Final assignment30

You have nine weekly assignments to complete, and each is worth four points. A score of “good” earns you the full four points for the assignment. On occasion, an assignment will earn an “exemplary” score, which is worth five points.

Engagement and participation accounts for many different ways of participation, including joining in synchronous discussion, participating in discussions via Slack, asking questions of guest lecturers, meeting with me, and generally showing that you’re awake and alert to the substance of the class.