A rubric is a type of scoring guide that assesses and articulates specific components and expectations for an assignment. Rubrics can be used for a variety of assignments: research papers, group projects, portfolios and presentations. Why use rubrics?
Valid Assessment of Learning in Undergraduate Education (VALUE) for improvement of learning and authentic assessment, developed and tested by university professionals through AAC&U.
Reading Rubric – VALUE (PDF)
Teamwork Rubric – VALUE (PDF)
Other Rubric Examples
Design Project Rubric (PDF)
Media Design Rubric (PDF)
Rubrics by Programs
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