Grades shouldn't be letters they should be pass of fail pass or fail will stop cheating stop some bullying lower the drop out rate and more letter grades make students want to cheat and quit at school, pass or fail would make life's so much easier and not hurt as many people and there would be less violence and pain.
There are codes assigned to each grade basis: a = audit l = letter grade p = pass/fail if a given course has an grade basis of alp, that means the course may be taken for audit credit, for a letter grade or on a pass/fail basis if a course only has a grade basis of l, the course may only be taken for a letter grade. Registration on a pass/fail basis in general, students take law courses for letter grades in some cases, the dean may determine that pass/fail grading is preferable for a course.
A pass/fail grading system is one in which the student receives either a passing grade or a failing grade rather than a more precise rating of success any student that does work above a failing level--defined by either the school or the instructor--will pass the class. Pass-fail grading system certain undergraduate courses which, in the judgment of the department or program, have been determined to be inappropriate for the traditional grading system are designated as mandatory pass/fail.
In extending the pass-fail system from the first year to the second preclinical year, washu joins the other 18 of the top 20 research medical schools on us news and world report that grade the entire preclinical curriculum on a pass-fail basis.
Should more schools implement a pass-fail grading system asked by: fayz add a new topic add to my favorites debate this topic report this topic should more schools implement a pass-fail grading system i consistently get a+ grades i understand on a first-hand basis that it is unfair when students who are getting d grades and students.
The pass/fail option is the student's choice and the instructor reports the grade without knowing whether or not the student is taking the course on a pass/fail basis students must submit pass/fail requests via their student center by the end of the fourth (4th) week of the fall and spring terms. A course taken on a pass/fail basis does not normally count toward degree requirements, except as an elective the difference between the listener and withdrawn status is attendance is expected for listeners and not permitted for withdrawn students.