Assignment Outcomes
  • Students will be able to demonstrate interest in and interaction with the course material on a consistent basis throughout the semester.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate respect for the ideas of others, even when expressing a different point of view.
  • Students will be able to think about more deeply about specific aspects of the readings.
Relevant Course Outcomes
  • Students will be able to develop insights effectively through written communication, particularly via public wiki.
  • Students will be able to identify the steps of the research process and apply information literacy skills in a variety of contexts.

Throughout the semester, we will complete a variety of different kinds of activities, some independently and some in groups. Graded activities will be announced in class and designated on the Facebook group.

Instructions
  • Instructions will be given individually for each activity.

How Activities Will Be Graded
  • Activities will be 15% of the overall course grade.
  • Activities will be awarded points based upon the following scale.
Points
Characteristics
10
Complete, follows instructions, thorough, obvious evidence of investment in activity
9-8
Complete, follows instructions, mostly thorough, solid evidence of investment in activity
7
Complete, although perhaps missing some instructions, very little evidence of investment in activity
6
Present, but almost no evidence of investment in activity
5
Present, but little more than name
0
Did not complete