Rubric for Final Project



Criterion

4

A-level qualities
(90100)

3

B-level qualities
(8089)

2

C-level qualities
(7079)

1 or 0

D- or F-level qualities
(6069 or below 60)



Score

Completeness

Complete in all respects; reflects all requirements

Complete in most respects; reflects most requirements

Incomplete in many respects; reflects few requirements

Incomplete in most respects; does not reflect requirements

 

Understanding

Demonstrates a sophisticated understanding of the decision-making process; decision reached is well-reasoned and well-documented

Demonstrates an accomplished understanding of the decision-making process; decision reached is logical and thoughtful

Demonstrates an acceptable understanding of the decision-making process; decision reached is somewhat flawed

Demonstrates an inadequate understanding of the decision-making process; no decision is reached or the decision is clearly poorly thought-out

 

Analysis

Presents an insightful and thorough analysis of the issue

Presents an effective analysis of the issue

Presents a superficial analysis of the issue

Presents an incomplete analysis of the issue

 

Application

Makes appropriate and powerful connections between course concepts and the simulated situation

Makes appropriate connections between course concepts and the simulated situation

Makes appropriate but somewhat vague connections between course concepts and the simulated situation

Makes little or no connection between course concepts and the simulated situation

 

Writing mechanics

Writing demonstrates a sophisticated clarity, conciseness, and correctness; includes thorough details and relevant data and information; extremely well-organized

Writing is accomplished in terms of clarity and conciseness and contains only a few errors; includes sufficient details and relevant data and information; well-organized

Writing lacks clarity or conciseness and contains numerous errors; gives insufficient detail and relevant data and information; lacks organization

Writing is unfocused, rambling, or contains serious errors; lacks detail and relevant data and information; poorly organized

 

Total:

 

Note: Criteria are evaluated on a 4-3-2-1-0 basis. Total rubric points are converted first to a letter grade and then to a numerical equivalent based on a 0100 scale: 1920 = A (93100); 18 = A (9092); 17 = B+ (8889); 1416 = B (8387); 13 = B (8082); 12 = C+ (7879); 911 = C (7377); 8 = C (7072); 47 = D (6069); 03 = F (below 60).