Course Grades

Students will be graded based on the level and proficiency of their participation in components 2 and 3 of the course although attendance is expected for all 3 components. A breakdown of the course grade is given below:

 

Component 2

Task
Criteria Assessed
% of grade
Choice of papers for discussion Appropriateness for participation by whole class
10
Oral presentation of review Comprehensiveness, weakness vs strengths
25
Background Relevance to paper, ability to answer students questions for clarity
10
Participant - Discussion Depth of understanding of paper, value of insights and participation
10
Presenter - Discussion Ability to lead, continue, engage, and summarize
10

 

Component 3

Task
Criteria Assessed
% of grade
Written review Reflecting content of entire discussion 25
Meeting criteria for publication Deemed suitable for submission 10