MESSAGE

Comprehensive Examination Scoring Rubric

5
  • Answer addressed question comprehensively.
  • Answer reflects important points with up-to-date information.
  • Answer is documented with 3 or more references.
  • Answer used complete sentences and appropriate grammar.
  • Answer has no major spelling errors.
  • Answer has appropriate transitions between paragraphs.
  • Answer reflects good writing style.
4
  • Answer addressed question but not comprehensively.
  • Answer reflects important points but not extensively.
  • Answer is documented with less than 3 sources.
  • Answer uses complete sentences and grammar most of the time.
  • Answer has no major spelling errors.
  • Answer reflects good writing style.
  • Transitions good.
3
  • Answer addressed question but with inadequate discussion.
  • Answer reflects important points but with some glaring omissions.
  • Answer lacks documentation.
  • Answer has some spelling errors.
  • Answer has some transition problems.
  • Writing style is not consistent.
2
  • Answer did not address question or very limited response.
  • Answer did not stress important points.
  • Or important information is omitted.
  • Answer lacks appropriate documentation.
  • Answer has several spelling or grammatical errors.
  • Writing lacks continuity and transitions.
1
  • Answer did not address question or response was extremely limited.
  • Answer failed to include important points.
  • Answer is not documented.
  • Answer has many spelling errors.
  • Writing is sloppy and unorganized.