Rubric for "Getting Started" Online Discussion

4

A-level qualities
(90–100)

3

B-level qualities
(80–89)

2

C-level qualities
(70–79)

1 or 0

D- or F-level qualities
(60–69 or below 60)

Complete in all respects and contains required information Complete in most respects Incomplete in some respects Incomplete in most respects
Reflects assignment criteria Reflects most assignment criteria Reflects few assignment criteria Does not reflect assignment criteria
Responds to all posted questions and classmates' postings Responds to most posted questions and classmates' postings Responds to some questions and classmates' postings Responds to no questions or posts

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 0–100 scale: 12 = A (93–100); 11 = A– (90–92); 10 = B+ (88–89); 9 = B (83–87); 8 = B– (80–82); 7 = C+ (78–79); 6 = C (72–77); 5 = C– (70–71); 2–4 = D (60–69); 0–1 = F (below 60).



Rubric for Online Discussion Forums

4

A-level qualities
(90–100)

3

B-level qualities
(80–89)

2

C-level qualities
(70–79)

1 or 0

D- or F-level qualities
(60–69 or below 60)

Responds to all discussion questions Responds to most discussion questions Responds to some discussion questions Does not respond to discussion questions
Exhibits full understanding of questions Exhibits some understanding of questions Exhibits limited understanding of questions Exhibits lack of understanding of questions
Responds frequently to classmates' postings Responds to some classmates' postings Responds infrequently to classmates' postings Does not respond to classmates' postings

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 0–100 scale: 12 = A (93–100); 11 = A– (90–92); 10 = B+ (88–89); 9 = B (83–87); 8 = B– (80–82); 7 = C+ (78–79); 6 = C (72–77); 5 = C– (70–71); 2–4 = D (60–69); 0–1 = F (below 60).