Research Paper Rubric

Research Paper Rubric - English 135 Research Paper Rubric...

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English 135 Research Paper Rubric Element Points Possible Points Earned Comments All key elements of the assignment are covered in a substantive way: The paper is a research paper. The paper is 2500+ words. The paper uses 10-15 scholarly sources. The thesis statement is well crafted, clear, and sophisticated. 25 The content is comprehensive, accurate, and logical. The content addresses an appropriate issue in-depth and explores and leads to a deeper understanding of the issue. The paper sets forth a clear claim, provides logical reasons, and effectively uses evidence to support the reasons. Major points are stated clearly, are supported by specific details, examples, or analysis, and are organized logically. Sources are used to lend authority and credibility to the research. Includes at least two appropriate figures (visuals) properly cited and embedded. 50 The paper links theory to relevant examples of current experience and industry practice and uses the vocabulary of
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This note was uploaded on 01/09/2012 for the course ENGL 135 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Addison.

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