
Exams
The course will have one midterm exams and a final exam.
Both of these will be take home exams. The midterm will be given around the
seventh week of class, and the final exam will be given during the finals
period.
Homework
Homework will normally be assigned weekly, and turned in on ???????.
Late homework assignments will be accepted up to a week after the original due
date. The first late homework will be given full credit. Thereafter, the
late assignments will be penalized. The second will be given half credit, the
third 1/3 credit, and so on. The tenth late homework and any subsequent late
homeworks will be given no credit.
Grade Computation
The final grade for the course will be determined by your performance
on the homework and quizzes, the three midterm exams, and the final
exam. The weights for computing your final average will be:
Homework 30%
Midterm 30%
Final exam 40%
Letter Grades
The grade cutoffs for assigning letter grades will be
A: > 85, B: 7584, C: 6574, D: 5064, R: < 49
for homeowrk assignments. Grade cutoffs for the Midterm and Final exams will
be determined after each exam. Grade cutoffs for final grades will be
computed by averaging the grade cutoffs for each assignmnet
