Written Assignment #3 (60 points)

 

Students will revise and resubmit paper #2, minus paper #1, along with a three- to four-page research paper that describes in detail the roles and responsibilities of individuals in the position they eventually would like to have. This research paper must be based on reading a minimum of five articles from scholarly journals (not from a newspapers or popular magazines) or a book about this career.

 

 

Exemplary Performance

Proficient Performance

Marginal Performance

Clear and Informative Report on the  Sequential Jobs and Responsibilities in the Career Path (10 points)

The revised paper (#2) clearly communicates evidence of critical thinking, detailed analysis, and an understanding of the sequential jobs and responsibilities of individuals seeking to advance in the chosen career.

The revised paper (#2) communicates some evidence of critical thinking, analysis, and understanding of the sequential jobs and responsibilities of individuals seeking to advance in the chosen career.

The revised paper (#2) fails to clearly demonstrate an understanding and analysis of the sequential jobs and responsibilities of individuals seeking to advance in the chosen career.

Description of Chosen Professional Position (8 points)

The paper describes in a comprehensive and detailed manner the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

The paper provides a general description of the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

The paper shows a lack of perspective about the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

Knowledge and

Understanding about Chosen Professional Position 

(16 points)

The paper shows an in-depth and comprehensive knowledge about and understanding of the scope and significance of the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

The paper shows a general knowledge about and some understanding of the scope and significance of the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

 

The paper provides limited evidence of research into and knowledge about the scope and significance of the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

Critical Thinking and

Inquiry about Chosen Professional Position 

(16 points)

The paper demonstrates critical thinking and detailed analysis into the scope and significance of the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

The paper demonstrates some critical thinking and analysis into the scope and significance of the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

The paper shows only a superficial inquiry into and analysis into the scope and significance of the responsibilities of a professional in the chosen position.

Organization and

Communication

(10 points)

The paper effectively communicates the results of critical thinking and analysis in an organized and imaginative way with few, if any, language, grammar, and style errors.

The paper provides good information and overall organization and more effectiveness in presentation but with some language, grammar, and style mistakes.

 

The paper is difficult to follow, includes numerous language, grammar, and style mistakes, and fails to communicate effectively.