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HUMS 100 - Introduction to Human Services - Bratina: Getting Started

Assignment

HUMS 100 - History of Human Services Assignment and Rubric

Each student chooses a topic related to how Human Services were delivered within various time periods and the topic's impact on advocacy, present the findings to the class in a PowerPoint presentation, and submit a paper to the instructor. 

For the presentation (25 points), you will present your findings to the class in a 10 minute presentation using 5 slides in PowerPoint. The slides include:

Slide #1 - Title slide - Name, College, Date

Slide #2 and #3 - Inform your audience about your topic

Slide #4 - Pros and cons, benefits and challenges, successes and failures, etc. of your topic’s impact on human services advocacy

Slide #5 – Reference page with three scholarly resources in APA format (hanging indent not required on the PPT)

For the paper (50 points), you will submit a 3-5 page double-spaced typed APA formatted summary of findings
utilizing at least three scholarly sources. Your text book is not allowed as a resource.‚Äč  

Content

Possible Points

Points Earned

Presentation

 

 

Title slide contains 3 required items

3  

Summarizes the content and your findings well in two slides

10

 

Clearly states both sides of the Impact on human services advocacy

6

 

Reference slide: 3 scholarly references (3) and in APA format (3)

6

 

  25  

Paper

 

 

Title page contains:


A Running head in proper format (1)
Page numbers at the top right of each page (1)
Title, your name, and Harrisburg Area Community
College centered on the page (1)

3

 

Paper meets minimum of 3-5 pages in length
(do not count the Title and References pages),

1

 

Paper is:


Double spaced with no extra spacing between
paragraph (1)
Numbered correctly (1)
Uses Times New Roman 12 pt. font (1)

3

 

Summarized the content and your findings well

15

 

Paper flows well and shows a logical progression throughout with solid transitions between topics 7  

Sources are properly cited on a References page

6

 

Paper is free of errors in grammar (5), spelling (5), and punctuation (5)

15

 

Paper

50

 

 

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