You must log on and complete all weekly assignments. Simply contacting your instructor does not count as attending. Attendance and class participation is extremely helpful in developing a thorough understanding of the material covered in this course. It is a policy of BMCC, set by the Board of Regents, that weekly attendance in online classes is mandatory. As with on campus classes, BMCC policy states that seventy percent (70%) attendance is required to receive a grade of C or better.