Grading Rubric for Final Take Home ExamCriteriaUnacceptableDevelopingCompetentExemplary1.Theoretical constructsNo discussion was presentedor content does not demonstrate Shows effort in articulating the topic; however, discussion is Handles in an adequate manner the analysis of thecase with Demonstrates mastery of thetheories and concepts; usesanalytical skill 6
CriteriaUnacceptableDevelopingCompetentExemplaryunderstandingof the subject matterincomplete and/or lacks key elementsknown theoretical conceptsto explore newparadigms or propositions.2.Methods for ethical analysisNo discussion was presentedor content does not demonstrate understandingof the subject matterShows effort in articulating the topic; however, discussion is incomplete and/or lacks key elementsDiscusses at least two methods with supporting ethical reasoningDemonstrates mastery of several ethicalmethods and practices3.EvaluationNo discussion was presentedor content does not demonstrate understandingof the subject matterShows effort in articulating the topic; however, discussion is incomplete and/or lacks key elementsPresents a comprehensive evaluation supported withcritical analysisPresents a comprehensive evaluation supported withcritical analysis; including different, creative pointsof view3.Clarity and CoherencyNo discussion was presentedor explanations are unclear and not organized logically (Major issues)Explanations generally are unclear and not well organized (Many issues)Explanations generally are clear and organized(Minor issues)Explanations are very clear and well organized. (Added helpfuldetails and/or visuals)Course Norms– As part of the first class session, we will develop norms that promote a conducive and collaborative learning environment and enhance the learning experience.Attendance- Students are expected to attend all class sessions of this course. The School for Continuing Studies (SCS) attendance policy is strictly enforced. Failure to attend class may result in harm to your participation grade. Citation System– Students must use APA citation for all papers submitted in this course. The grade will be deducted for failure to follow the citation style. Writing Assignments– All writing assignments must be your original work. There are consequences for plagiarism (intended or not), and usually results in no credit earned for an assignment. Submit the Team Paper and the Final Exam by email to the professor no later than midnight, DC time, on the due dates.Late Papers– Students who turn in their assignments late will have their grades reduced.Incompletes:7
Incompletes are given in only the most extraordinary circumstances and with appropriate documentation. Where an incomplete is granted, a grade of “N” shall be granted until the work ishanded in and then the grade shall be changed accordingly.