Grading Outline for Pols 3600 / 3605 Final Paper


 

Student Portion Please Fill Out and Attach (Sheet) To Final Paper

Name

Student Number

Title of Paper

Date Submitted

Professor

Ray Bazowski
Ian Greene

Part A Content of Paper

Worth 40% of Paper (40 Marks out of 100)

 

What I am Looking For

Mark

1
Ability To Synthesize Research And Relate Research To Topic
/10
2
Sound And Logical Argument Development
/10
3
Appropriate Use of Tests/Cases/Leading Arguments
/5
4
Ability To Support Argument
/5
5
Ability (Where Appropriate) To Critique Position of Others (Including Other Authors And/Or Case Law)
/5
6
Ability to Identify And Address Possible Counter-Arguments To Your Position
/5

TOTAL

/40
Part B Quality of Research
Worth 30% of Paper (30 Marks Out of 100)

What I am Looking For

Mark

1
Thoroughness Of Research (Ability To Both Identify Important Cases/Academic Sources/Key Academic Arguments Or Themes And The Ability To Use Those Ideas In Your Paper)
/20
2
Proper Use of Footnotes/Endnotes (i.e. Properly Formatted)
/5
3
Proper Use of Bibliography (i.e. Properly Formatted)
/5

TOTAL

/30

Part C Structure of Paper

Worth 30% of Paper (30 Marks Out of 100)

What I am Looking For

Mark

1
Spelling 
/5
2
Grammar
/5
3
Organization (i.e. Was Paper Well Organized And Logically Flow Or Did It Jump All Over The Place?)
/5
4
Style (i.e. Was A Proper Format Used [Proper Use of Quotations, Stay Within Page Limit, Double Spaced, etc.])
/5
5
Creativity
/5
6
Overall Presentation of Paper 
/5

Total

/30

Part D Comments and Final Mark

 

Comments

Mark

 

/100
Late Penalty (If Applicable)

Final Mark

/100

Grade

Kristopher Crawford-Dickinson