Summary of weight for course assignments:
|Component || ||Weight|
|Class participation ||5%|
|HW Assignments ||35%|
|Semester project ||40%|
|Final exam ||20%|
It is expected that students will come to class, be prepared by doing
the readings, and will pay attention and participate in discussions.
If you want to surf
the internet on your laptop in class, take another course.
Additionally, each student once during the term will post
a Visualization of the Day that will provide
us with a nice collection of examples. Please browse these postings
and comment on them.
HW 1 - Data Exploration and Analysis (3%)
HW 2 - Table and Graph Design (5%)
Description - Capstone term project
For each class period late, 25% of the total
grade will be deducted from an assignment's score.
All students in class are expected to follow Georgia Tech's principles
of academic honor and integrity. Details about GT's policies can be
found at the OSI web
pages. Unless otherwise noted (for example, the HW
collaboration policy described below), all work should be strictly your own.
If you have any questions about these policies, just ask your