ACCT 455- Accounting Information Systems

Course Assignments & Grading

The following tables present our learning tasks and grading scheme for the term. Click on the links to access more information about the purpose and requirements for each learning task.

Task Points
Exams  midterm@75, final@125 200
Systems Understanding Aid 1@200 200
AICPA Top Technology Issues Report and Presentation 100
Crosswords (11@10) 110
Homework 7@10 70
Research 5@10 50

Total

730

Note that I do not give makeup exams and anyone who misses more than one exam will not be given a passing grade for the course.

Generally, grades will be awarded pursuant to the following table (calculations to one decimal place):

A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- F
>93 <93,
≥90
<90,
≥87
<87,
≥83
<83,
≥80
<80,
≥77
<77,
≥73
<73,
≥70
<70,
≥67
<67,
≥63
<63,
≥58
<58

This grading policy is based on  strict compliance with WAC 106-120---STUDENT JUDICIAL CODE, especially Part II, Sub-part B, regarding ACADEMIC DISHONESTY. A student who  violates this Code WILL RECEIVE A GRADE OF F IN THIS CLASS, and will be subject to further disciplinary action in accordance with University Policy (WAC 106-72-005).