Assignments

CRITICAL DATES, EVALUATION & ASSIGNMENTS: The course grade is based on the following:

 

Assignment Due Date Value
Description of Personal Writing Project 8/20 25
Semester Writing Plan w/ Deadlines 8/29 50
Authorship Interview with Advisor 9/3 9/12 50
Group Project – Overview 9/17 75
Introduction Draft 10/1 100
Group Project – Overview

Peer Review of Introduction Draft

10/8

10/8

75

100

Group Project – Annotated Bibliography 10/17 25
Group Project – Methods 10/29 75
Status Check – Personal Project 11/5 75
Group Project – Data Files, Visualizations 11/12 150
Group Project – Presentation & Publication Plan 11/28 150
Status Check – Personal Project 12/3 75
End-of-Semester Reflection 12/10 by 5:30 pm 50
Total 1000

 

Final Grades will be assigned on the following scale:  A = >93%, A- = 92-90%, B+ = 89-87%, B = 86-83%, B- = 82-80%, C+ = 79-77%, C = 76-73%, C- = 72-70, D+ = 69-67%, D = 66-63%, D- = 62-60%, E = 59% and below.  Pease note that Letter grades of C-, D+, D, D- or E are not considered passing at the graduate level.

WIS 6934