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Old 10-03-2018, 06:44 AM
Urbanredneck is offline
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The teachers give a pass fail by the teachers evaluation, which is why some of the claims made by the video you provided were clearly not realistic to me. If you piss off a teacher enough they can simply fail you in the course and without grades you have no recourse. I personally didn't like the idea as I want feedback or metrics, so I can't answer why others may find the idea compelling.
Right. Me either. But my background was more in the sciences and grades were based on things like tests and labs.

Tests for example, were graded by computers and you were either right or wrong on a calculus test.

OTOH I can see it as a good life lesson because often you have to kiss up to your boss and its always good to be on the good side with your professor.