ECE 313, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


ECE 313 Grading Scheme Spring 2022


Grade Distribution Formula: Scores will be weighted as shown below to determine your total score, which in turn, will determine your grade.


The score formula is as follows (Homework score is the average of your highest 10 out of 13 scores):


Letter Grades: After computing each student's total score we find the mean m and the standard deviation s of the total scores. Letter grades are assigned using cut-offs that are based roughly on a mixture of


As a rough guideline, we intend to award

+ and - grades are typically awarded at the edges of the above cut-offs. The percentages of A's and B's awarded in ECE 313 are comparable to those awarded in 300-level required courses in the ECE Department.


Notes regarding grading practices