Understand the History Department’s requirement that all history courses have a minimum of 25% of the course grade (the final letter grade) based on writing means you must do at least some of the writing assignments.
In the example, a 1000-point course has
· 250 points (25%) specific writing assignments
· 750 points (75%) objective assignments (such as multiple choice or fill in the blank or true/false)
If you did this:
· Did No writing assignments = 0 points
· And you only attempted objective work (750 possible points)
Then the math shows what would happen to your Final Letter grade for the course: