First paper (20%) — due February 6
Questions and topics to be assigned, 5-6 pages. Deadlines are firm and papers must be submitted in hard copy only.
Second paper (25%) — due March 5
Questions and topics to be assigned, 6-7 pages. Deadlines are firm and papers must be submitted in hard copy only.
Section grade (15%)
Discuss individual section requirements with your TA. More than two absences from section will result in a section grade of “0.”
Final exam (40%)
The final exam will require passage identification, close reading, and short take-home essays. The final will be cumulative and count for 40% of your final grade: 2/3 will be the in-class exam and 1/3 will be the take-home essays. Prompts for the take-home essays will be distributed in the last lecture of the quarter; the essays will be due at the time of the final exam.
The final exam has been set by the registrar for Tuesday, March 20, from 7:30-10:30pm. There will be no make-up exams.