Assignment
Web Assessment Tool 22 July 10%
Assignment 1 07 Aug 25%
Assignment 2 18 Sep 30%
Final Test TBD 35%
Reading Reports:
In-class submissions for reading reports must contain be a satisfactory 6+ sentence summary of each paper read in the readings for the corresponding lecture. If there are 3 papers discussed - 3 summaries (can be on the same page) are required.The summary should address the following points:
  1. what is the main idea of the paper?
  2. what did you like about the idea?
  3. what did you not like about the idea?
  4. how reading this paper influenced you?

Total List of the 20 In-class submissions: WAT feedback; Reading reports 1-16; Mock submission 1,2,3;

At the end of the course, each student that submitted in time at least 80% of those In-class submissions may get some bonus marks as follows:
  • If the original final mark was a D, and their reports are of satisfactory quality, they will get a +5% of the mark, that may be sufficient to move them to a C-
  • If the original final mark was a C-, and their reports are of satisfactory quality, they will get a +4% of the mark, that may be sufficient to move them to a C
  • If the original final mark was a C, and their reports are of satisfactory quality, they will get a +3% of the mark, that may be sufficient to move them to a C+