The grade for the course will be based on the following:|
- One Midterm Exam (20% of total
There will be one midterm
exam, either take-home or given in class, about half way through the course (see dates).
It will count 20% toward your total grade.
(10% of total grade)
Reading and discussion of primary source material will be emphasised.
On the order of one class session every two weeks will be devoted to
discussion and analysis
of reading from supplemental background and primary source material. Assessment of
your in-class contribution to these discussions will count for a small part (10%)
of your grade.
(40% of total grade)
There will be one homework assignment for each major section of the
course which will include material covered in both lectures and discussions. They
will count 40% toward your total grade.
- Final Exam (30% of total
The Final Exam (see dates)
will cover all the material of the course, and will likely be
take-home. It will count 30% toward your total grade. You must
take the Final to get a grade in the course.