Develop a summary that is reflective of the primary points you gleaned from the reading(s). This should be between 2-3 pages per reading and adequately cover the material; to include the most interesting/important information from your perspective.
You will always want to include a reference section (using APA style).
These synopses serve two purposes:
1) They allow me to determine if you are grasping the concepts and theories we are studying
PA 500: Foundations of Public Administration
Chapter Reading Summary Scoring Rubric
Total Possible Points= 10
The following criteria will be used to grade the presentation:
Relevancy and Scope (30%)
Explained all relevant issues and concepts.
Explained many relevant issues and concepts.
Did not explain many relevant issues.
All of explanations are correct.
Many of explanations are correct.
Many of explanations are incorrect.
Detail and Complexity (20%)
Provided depth and details in explanations.
Provided some details in explanations.
Did not provide details.
Explanations and writings are clear, factual, and timely.
Much of the explanations and writings are clear, factual, and timely.
Explanations and writings are not clear.