Although attendance in the lectures is not a factor in grading, the quizzes are a factor in grading. They will not be announced in advance, and they will be given randomly. The quizzes will cover material discussed in the current and very recent lectures.
GRADING: Your grade will be determined according to the following distribution. (Part of the homework grade may be based on work done in class.): Homework - 10%, Random Quizzes – 15%, Project - 15%, Midterm – 30%, Final Examination 30%.
Tentative grading criterion: 80-100 A 70-79 B+ 60-69 B 50-59 C+ 40-49 C 30-39 D+ 20-29 D Below 20 F