Grade breakdown

The final project constitutes 25 percent of your final grade for the course. Your final project grade will break down into the following weighted elements:

Task

Percentage of Final Project Grade

Individual informative story

20%

Individual strategic content

15%

Individual alternative story form

15%

Small group project 1

10%

Small group project 2

10%

Team participation grade (given by your teammates)

10%

Overall participation grade (given by your TA)

10%

Final project grade (awarded to full section)

10%

 The overall participation grade assigned by the TA will evaluate the following:

  • attending all final project meetings and classes

  • meeting deadlines

  • work within project team, small groups and large group

  • showing a professional and collaborative attitude and maintaining excellent effort

Please note: you will receive a zero instead of the group grade for the final project grade (awarded to full section) if you do not attend the final pitch during the exam period or fully participate in the final project as a whole.