ENGL 203 Term Paper Outline Criteria Components Criteria Mark Given Mark Introduction

ENGL 203 Term Paper Outline Criteria
Components
Criteria
Mark
Given Mark
Introduction Elements
Hook =.20
Background information=.20
Thesis Statement (three main ideas)
Clear topic =.20
Clear focus =.20
Parallelism of supporting points =.20
1
Main Points
Three main ideas = .20 each (.60 total)
Sub points/ details = .20 each (.60 total)
At least one evidence provided for each main idea with correct in-text APA citation style = .20 each (.60 total)
1.8
End of text References
(APA Style )
1 Database entry (only scholarly articles) = .25
1 Book or e-book entry = .25
All entries arranged alphabetically = .10
Hanging indentation = .10
Capital letters and italics used correctly = .20
All entries are complete = .30
1.2
Total
4
Note: If the topic does not meet the 203 TP topic selection criteria, the outline will NOT be graded and will get a zero. *Please see the table below for more details:
Types of topic allowed
Types of topics NOT allowed
Causes
Effects
Advantages and/or disadvantages
Problem-solution
Compare and/ or contrast
Argument
Classification (types)
Description
History / biography
Process
Definition
Role/ importance of something/ major