• Grading Policy  

    Tests - 40%

        - Tests will be based on the chapter(s) recently covered. They will be announced at
           least 3-4 days.

    Quizzes/ Labs - 30%
         - Quizzes will be based on the material recently covered in class. Most quizzes will be
            announced in advance – there may be an occasional open-book “pop” quiz. Labs will
            be conducted in class. Students will be allowed sufficient time to complete lab

    Homework – 20%
          - Homework will be assigned to re-enforce the lessons the students are being taught.

    Participation – 10%
          - Participation grade will be based on a students coming to class prepared, degree of
            effort put forth in class, the amount of active involvement in classroom discussion
            and group activities.