DHU Grading System provides a way of measuring and comparing academic performance and transferring them from one university to another.
In Donghua University, the credit is a value allocated to course units as a means of describing the lecturing time or workload required to complete the course. Generally speaking, 1 credit in Donghua University represents 16 credit hours, 1 credit hour equals to 45 minutes.
Donghua University adapts 100 point grading system, which ranges from 0 (very poor) to 100 (excellent). The lowest passing grade is 60. However, an instructor may set a grade higher than 70 as the passing grade according to the course objectives. The grade over 100 will be counted as 100.
100 point-grade in DHU
More than sufficient
Pass but poor
Pass this course; the grade does not affect GPA.
Fail this course; the grade does not affect GPA.
Explanation of the GPA
1)GPA= Total Grade Points ÷ Total Number of Eligible Credits.
2)Grade Points= (0.1*grade-5)*credits.
Grade Points are 0 if grades are below 60.
3)GPA does not count courses of Pass/Fail.
4)CIP uses a five-point (5.0) grading scale.
For more clear explanation on DHU Grading System, please refer to "CIP Student Handbook"