Sociology Homework Questions Set
|PAPER TYPE||DISCUSSION QUESTIONS|
|# OF SOURCES||4|
|# OF QUESTIONS||3|
2. Describe how race is a social construct rather than a biological concept. Use course materials to support your answer. Included in your answer should be some discussion of legal and social shifts with respect to racial ideology over time.
3. How is population connected to economic development? What possibilities for human population into the future are possible? If economic security becomes widespread throughout the world, what do you think would happen to human population? Defend your answer using information from class materials.
This assignment uses a grading rubric.
|Excellent (4)||Good (3)||Needs Improvement (2)||Poor (1)|
|Answers have no spelling or punctuation errors and very few grammatical errors. Very well written and excellent use of academic language.||Answers have a few punctuation or spelling errors. Few grammatical errors that don’t affect meaning. Well written and use of academic language is acceptable.||Answers have some punctuation or spelling errors. Some grammatical errors but generally don’t affect meaning. Language is satisfactory overall but use of more appropriate academic language is required.||Answers have numerous punctuation or spelling errors. Numerous grammatical errors that affect meaning. Language used is unprofessional and not appropriate for academic use.|
|Answer Organization and Formatting||Relevant sections are included, and each is organized effectively. Formatting is professional and consistent and includes all required elements.||Relevant sections are included but could be a little better organized. Formatting is acceptable and/or one or two required elements are missing.||Relevant sections are included but organization could be improved. Formatting is inconsistent and/or many elements are missing or not formatted appropriately.||Sections are missing and/or poorly organized. Formatting is messy and unprofessional.|
|Answer content/ relevance/Thinking||Answer content is relevant, comprehensive and detailed. Thinking and ideas are presented clearly, are engaging and thorough.||Answer content is relevant and sufficient. Thinking and ideas are clear but could be expanded to be more thorough.||Answer content is fairly relevant, basic and/or thinking and ideas lack some clarity and depth.||Answer content is irrelevant very basic and thinking and ideas are superficial and lack clarity.|