Agreed, one or two marks are of no consequence, but perhaps the marking software needs to be a little bit more flexible, or the results for the non-multiple choice sections should be checked by a human eye before the automatically-generated marks are accepted.
Also, how are the marks for the essay questions assigned?
Hence your assignment mark cannot exclude you from the sit-down examination - the only requirement is that "an assignment" had to be registered on the system.
As to the flexibility of the marking software - that is why we ask few completion questions Hmm, well to be brutally honest, I'm not very impressed with the assessment method used in the first two assignments.
When we have all your marks (online assignment marks, offline essays marks, exam and prac we calculate a single "portfolio" mark, which is fed into the system.
Unisa's system does not really cater for a portfolio mark.Hi,i have done working on sdact0m assignment 1 and ladems assignment 1.please provide me with the memo for them.pteac1x and pteac2y assignment 1 memo. Learning Activity #1 You will read the learning activity below and follow the instructions provided.On the returned results page they are just ticked and the overall final mark seems to be just the same (in both assignments) as the mark for the non-essay questions.Does this mean that the essay questions didn't actually contribute to the marks - either positively or negatively - as long as we completed them? That is the other reason you had to sent them in (the other reason, as explained in the tut, is that your assignment needs to be registered through the Unisa assignment system).You will create the memorandum and submit in the discussion area.Read the Following Case Scenario: A recent survey was taken among employees at Biotech Health and Life Products (Biotech).When student writers are asked to reflect on their revisions-in-progress, they are more likely to make thoughtful choices and instructors are less likely to find themselves taking time to suggest revisions that students are already planning to make.Revision memos can be required between drafts, when students are turning a 2nd draft in to instructors for comments, or they can accompany final drafts. (Note: I won't read the drafts until I get one.) Include: Below is a sample revision memo, written by a student: Eng C 1012 May 2, 2000 Topic: I'm arguing in defense of the Hmong practice of animal sacrifice for medicinal reasons Audience: An open letter to Norm Colman, the mayor of St.Hi Mac I went through the memo and found answers mark wrong or lets say that is what I'm thinking, assignment 1 "Q185 - my answer- value added network (VAN), memo answer Value-added network (VAN).", and assignment 2 "Q135 -my answer -Yahoo wallet, memo answer - Yahoo! Q140 - my answer - Content Managers or Content Editors, memo answer - Content Managers, Content editors." From what I've seen 3marks can make a 1-2 percent difference that can have an impack on the final mark for the year.Will there be any exam or only the portfolio, just making sure and is the portfolio the practical that we're currently working on? The purpose of the assignments is to get you to work through the handbook in preparation for the examination, the exam mark and your prac (portfolio) mark accounting for 90% of your year mark, so 3 marks will not make much a difference.