Course FAQs (Frequently Asked QUESTIONS)
Students in this course frequently ask the following questions.
- How much time will this course take?
In general, the college recommends that for each class
hour (45 hours), there should be 2 hours per week of homework. With this
guide in mind, I planned for you to spend approximately 6-9 hours each
week preparing for CJT 151. You must have time -- or make time -- for
this class if you intend to do well in it.
- How important is it to keep up with the rest of the
You are enrolled in a course that addresses different
concepts each week, some of which can be very difficult. If you fall behind,
you will not communicate well with your classmates or me. Furthermore,
you will experience extreme frustration as you find the deadlines bearing
down on you. Remember that I lower
grades on any requirement by 10% (a full letter
grade) if it is submitted
late. If you do not complete a requirement,
you do not pass the course.
- What if I can't make a deadline?
Do not fall behind. Schedule certain hours every
week for the coursework so that you have each week’s assignments completed on time.
I am flexible only in extreme emergency situations.
If one occurs, contact me
immediately so that we can arrive at some mutually agreeable
course of action. A grade of
"Incomplete" is not an option in 99% of the