Grading rubrics and guidelines will be issued per project, assignment and class. Please refer to the class’ ‘Assignments’ page for these details.
F Fail: unsatisfactory, almost always an indication of not enough commitment; incomplete submission and / or 3 or more classes missed.
D- to D: This grade requires, as a minimum, that all project work be completed. Irregular attendance: This grade is automatically issued if more than four classes are missed without a bona fide excuse.
D+: Satisfactory; consistent attendance but minimal effort.
C- to C: Satisfactory to good; consistent attendance and effort.
C+ to B-: Good; consistent attendance and effort; some progress; understanding of fundamental issues.
B to B+: Good to excellent; indication of progress; creative use of fundamental issues; good technique.
A- : Excellent; rarely issued; great effort and progress; creative work; excellent technique and presentation.
A to A+: Excellent; very rarely issued; work displaying great effort, progress, and technique; mature and insightful.
Letter grades may be converted from percentage grades as follows:
|F 60% or less
D- 60 – 64
D 64 – 67
D+ 67 – 70
C- 70 – 74
C 74 – 77
C+ 77 – 80
|B- 80 – 84
B 84 – 87
B+ 87 – 90
A- 90 – 94
A 94 – 97
A+ 97 -100%