Requirements

 
Documentary response sheet (15% of semester grade)
  • submitted electronically prior to the start of class on 31 January — no extensions, no exceptions
Rhetorical précis x4 (40% of semester grade – @ 10% each)
  • choose TWO of first three books and TWO of last three books
  • each précis is worth 10% of semester grade
  • submitted electronically prior to the day of corresponding class discussion
Content quizzes x2 (10% of semester grade – @ 5% each)
  • didn’t write a précis? you must complete a content quiz
  • each quiz worth 5% of semester grade
  • must be completed and turned in at start of class on day of corresponding class discussion
Course Exams x2 (20% of semester grade – @ 10% each)
  • administered in class 26 February and 2 April
  • short-answer and essay format
Final Exam (15% of semester grade)
  • administered 7 May (11:00 am – 1:30 pm)
  • same format as the Course Exams

[For a description of the grading scale, information regarding class attendance, make-up work, and other policies, please click here.]