The Assignment 1 poll has closed and the results are in! Here’s your verdict on the questions I asked related to Assignment 1.
37% of respondents wanted to submit the first batch of activities for marking at the end of Week 8 and a further 33% didn’t mind when the submission date fell.
Verdict: Checkpoint 1 will be the end of Week 8.
40% of you really, really didn’t want to debate, while 23% of you really wanted to do it. The rest didn’t mind.
Verdict: I’ve killed debating and replaced it with an activity that requires you to argue a point.
Sliding marks for submission dates
50% of you liked the sliding marks for submission dates and only 7% of you didn’t like it. Everyone else didn’t mind.
Verdict: Sliding marks stay.
Weighting of A1
93% of respondents wanted A1 to be worth 50% of your mark in the unit.
Verdict: A1 will be worth 50% of your mark in the unit. (If you voted against this and you’re really unhappy about the outcome, please email me.)
Nobody wanted any changes to the criteria.