Grading Sheet: MES 403 Research Map Score: ______
Skill Set Score
4 3 2 1 0
Does the work demonstrate a clear
understanding of the problem? Did the student
follow instructions? Evaluate the quality of the
scope note in terms of breath and depth.
Does the work demonstrate quality searching?
Are a variety of sources & formats represented?
Were multidisciplinary sources considered (if
applicable)? Are the databases that are listed
appropriate? Does the work demonstrate an
understanding of the differences between
databases? Was the student able to find
relevant subject headings and database
Are the information sources cited relevant and
authoritative? Does their work show that they
evaluated the resources they chose to include
(especially the web sites)?
Rate the quality of the annotations provided in
terms of how they illustrate the student’s
understanding of the resource and its
contribution to the research map as a whole.
Rate the quality of the introduction provided in
terms of how it illustrates the student’s
understanding of the topic.
How well is the work presented in terms of
formatting? Is the work typed, neat, easy to
read, well organized? Rate the quality of the
writing, grammar, syntax, and spelling. Are
resources cited in AIP format as required?
Score using rubric, where: Maximum score = 20 points
3= Nearly Complete
Last updated: 4/8/09