Grades will be based on performance on a number of measurements. It is important that you participate in all of these measurements. If you must miss one of these measurements, please contact the instructor to arrange a make up.

MeasurementEstimated Quantity When Value
Homework 5 to 10 As needed 10%
Programs 5 to 10 Every two weeks 45%
Tests 3 Every four weeks 30%
Final Exam 1 Finals Week 15%

Grades will be assigned as follows:

Class Average Grade
0% - 59% F
60% - 69% D
70% - 79% C
80% - 89% B
90% - 100% A

I reserve the right to lower the ranges in this table if I feel that it is appropriate. I will not raise the standards of performance.