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Rubric for in-class debates in sociology


Rubric for in-class debates in sociology

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This is a rubric for in-class debates in sociology but can also apply to any social science when you divide the class into groups that debate a controversial social issue. It has been developed to cover all aspects in the assessment of the students' performance pertaining to their understanding and comprehension of the problem debated, their argumentation skills, their oral skills, their time management skills, as well as their ability to work with others as a team.
Material Type: Assessment Tool
Technical Format: PDF
Date Added to MERLOT: October 04, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 04, 2013
Submitter: Karma Bibi


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Language: English
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Avatar for Karma Bibi
41 weeks ago

Karma Bibi (Faculty)

It is very beneficial when grading an in-class debate about a controversial social issue

Used in course