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Current Events-Journal
There will be four (4) of these journal entries . These journal entries should receive the appropriate amount of attention. Each journal should be a short synopsis of a current events article of no less than 500 words based on an article from a newspaper, magazine or from the web. Video is an acceptable source for this assignment.
There will be time limits of around one week for each of these. These journals will be discussed in class. This assignment must be in the form of an attachment. Only .doc or .docx files (Word Document) will be accepted. You must also attach either a copy of the article you are using as a reference or an active link to the article.
Topic: Sexuality and Society: Is this a question of equal rights?
Rubric
Writing Assignments (1)
Writing Assignments (1)
Criteria Ratings Pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeContent Quality
40 pts
Excellent
30 pts
Very Good
25 pts
Good
20 pts
Fair
10 pts
Poor
0 pts
Unacceptable
40 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeGrammar & Spelling
15 pts
Excellent
12 pts
Very Good
10 pts
Good
5 pts
Fair
0 pts
Poor
15 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeWord Count
15 pts
450-500 Words
10 pts
400-449 Words
8 pts
350-399 Words
4 pts
300-349
0 pts
<300 Words 15 pts This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeFocus 20 pts Excellent 15 pts Very Good 10 pts Good 5 pts Fair 0 pts Poor 20 pts This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeSource Material-See Longer Description Source material in excess of 50% will result in a zero for the assignment and a warning regarding plagiarism. Continued abuse of source material may result in failing the course. 10 pts <20% 6 pts >20% but <30% 3 pts >30% but <40% 0 pts >40%
10 pts
Total Points: 100