Rubric 05 06 Case Studies Week 1

Unit 5 and 6
Case Study Related Rubrics
Rubric for Week 1 Case Study Assignment (Applies to both Case Studies 1 and 2)

(approximate point ranges given in parentheses)

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Category Unsatisfactory
(0-19 pts)
Fair
(20-24 pts)
Good
(24-27 pts)
Excellent
(27-30 pts)
Introduction
(5 points)
Not completed
or
incomplete, poorly written answers.
Not all questions answered. Writing is not always clear or correct. Mistakes found in the content. Content does not completely fulfill requirements. All questions answered adequately. Introduction is mostly well written, with only a few minor errors. Content generally meets requirements. All questions answered in detail. Introduction is well written, and shows a high level of effort. Content meets to exceeds requirements.
Hazard setting
(9 points)
Not completed
or
incomplete, poorly written answers. Many errors in the science content.
Not all questions answered. Writing is not always clear or correct. Mistakes found in the content. Needs improvement in learning the setting. All questions answered adequately but not very detailed. Shows adequate understanding of the setting. All questions answered in detail. Shows high level of effort in learning the setting. Excellent background for case study.
Basic Science
(9 points)
Not completed
or
incomplete, poorly written answers. Many errors in the science content.
Not all questions answered. Writing is not always clear or correct. Mistakes found in the content. Science learning needs improvement. All questions answered adequately but not very detailed. Shows adequate understanding of the science. All questions answered in detail. Shows high level of effort in learning the science. Excellent background for case study.
Summary Blog post
(4 points)
Not completed
or
incomplete, poorly written post.
Post does not include all required information. Writing is not always clear or correct. Mistakes found in the content. Post includes all required information adequately. Mostly well written, with only a few minor errors. Post includes all required information and is detailed and informative.
Blog comment
(3 points)
Not completed
or
incomplete, poorly written post. Or, disrespectful, harsh, negative.
One comment completed but the writing is not clear or content is inaccurate. Not very useful to the student. One comment completed containing adequate detail. Writing is mostly clear. Question is basically useful to the student. More than one comment completed. Questions are clear and insightful, useful to other students.
Writing/grammar Unsatisfactory – one word answers given, or writing is not understandable. Incomplete sentences, or unclear writing overall. Numerous errors found. Complete and only contains minor grammar errors Detailed, complete, clear, error-free sentences
Timeliness 3-7 days late (-50%) 1 to 3 days late (-10%) On time