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Grading Scale & Grading Concerns

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Make-up Policy: No make-up work will be given unless you have a valid reason for being absent (I prefer you show me some form of documentation). I do not allow make-up work if you have been consistently absent and/or late.

To check your current grade, visit the online gradebook at: www.teacherease.com and log in with your email and password.

FTCC Grading Scale:

FTCC grades are based on a 4.0 grading system. Each grade is assigned a “grade-point equivalent” in quality points for each term credit hour scheduled.

Numerical Grade

o   93-100                         A – Excellent

o   85-92                           B – Good

o   77-84                           C – Average

o   76 and below              U – Unsatisfactory

The complete grading scale description may be found in the College Catalog or on the website at: http://www.faytechcc.edu/ftcccatalog/pdfs/acadmiclife.pdf

Course Requirements/Methods of Evaluation:

o   Writing Assignments (5)………………………………..40%

o   Journals………………………………………………….10%

o   Tests/Quizzes……………………………………………20%

o   Lab Assignments……………………………………..…20%

o   Final Exam………………………………………….…..10%

 

Karen Silvestri ** English Department ** Fayetteville Technical Community College ** Fayetteville, NC ** kazsilvestri@yahoo.com