International Business Course Rubric

Company Logo:

  • Text is Easy to Read (30)
  • Graphics Used Represents International Business (30)
  • Special Effects are Used in Text Presentation (20)
  • Lines and Shapes are Used to Enhance Overall Presentation (20)
100
 

Personal Resume:

  • Appropriate Style and Type was Selected (30)
  • Name and Address is Included (20)
  • Appropriate Headings Were Selected (20)
  • All Information Was Entered Under Appropriate Headings (20)
  • Document Contains No Spelling and Grammar Errors (10)
100
 

Company Flyer:

  • Decorative Font is Used (10)
  • Text is Centered Vertically on Document (10)
  • Includes a Decorative Art Page Border (30)
  • Document Includes a Watermark of Company Logo (40)
  • Document Contains No Spelling or Grammar Errors (10)
100
 

Company Letterhead:

  • All Company Information (Name, Address, Phone, Fax, E-mail) is Included (30)
  • Company Logo is Included (10)
  • Horizontal Line With Arrow Styles Apply and Appear Under Company Information (10)
50
 

Customized Envelop:

  • All Company Mailing Information Is Present (30)
  • Company Logo is Included (20)
50
 

Mail Merge:

  • Customer Database Contains Five Records, One Addressed to the Magnet Coordinator and One Addressed to Your Instructor. (30)
  • Form Letter Created on Letterhead Document (20)
  • Mail Merge Fields Are Entered Correctly (20)
  • Form Letter is Formatted Correctly Using the Form Letter Outline (30)
  • Form Letter's Content Contains Adequate Information on Your Businesses Product Line (50)
  • Form Letter Contains No Grammar or Spelling Errors (20)
  • Personalized Envelop is Mail Merged with Customer Database
    (30)
  • Personalized Envelop Contains Company Logo (20)
  • Mailing Labels are Generated and Merged to Customer Database (30)
250
 

Customized Business Cards:

  • Customer Business Cards Contain All Company Information (30)
  • Logo is Present on Business Card (20)
  • Correct Card Format was Selected For Business Cards (20)
70
 

Customized Company Invoice:

  • Table Layout Contains all Rows, Columns, and Cells (30)
  • Company Address Appears at the Top of the Form and Contains all Company Information (30)
  • Company Logo Appears With Address (10)
  • Correct Spacing is Applied (10)
  • Account and Invoice Number Utilize the Text Form Field (20)
  • Date Form Field is Formatted to Insert Current Date (10)
  • Date, Description, Amount, and Ref # Cells are Center Aligned (10)
  • Three Form Fields are Present in Date, Description, Amount, and Ref # Cells (30)
  • Document is Protected with the Protect Form Feature (20)
  • Invoice Form Saved as a Template (10)
  • Template is Used to Create a Customer Invoice Form That Displays Account and Invoice Number Along with Three Products Purchased by a Customer. (20)
200
 

Certificate of Recognition:

  • Landscape Orientation is Used for Page Layout (20)
  • Decorative Art Page Border is Included on Certificate (30)
  • WordArt Is Included on Certificate (30)
  • AutoShapes Are Used and Are Aligned Both Vertically and Horizontally on the Page (30)
  • Decorative Fonts are Used (10)
  • Company Logo is Included (10)
  • A Line is Inserted on Certificate with Appropriate Formatting (20)
150
 

Products Brochure:

  • Appropriate Brochure Layout is Used (20)
  • Information is Placed on Correct Pages (30)
  • Product Information Includes Complete Product Line of Your Company (50)
  • Company Logo is Included (10)
  • ClipArt or Pictures are Included (30)
  • AutoShapes or WordArt is Included (10)
150
 

Company Web Page:

  • Document is Saved as a Web Page (10)
  • Company Name, Address, Telephone Number, and Web address are Included on Web Page (20)
  • Company Logo is Present (10)
  • Horizontal Line Appears Under Company Information and Matching Color Theme of Web Page (10)
  • Color Theme is Applied to Web Page (20)
  • Scrolling Text is Included (10)
  • Background Sound is Embedded on Page (10)
  • Product Information is Included on the Company Home Page (30)
  • Three Hyperlinks are Included That Load Pages to Product Information (50)
  • Product Prices Include Both US and Foreign Currency (30)
200
 

Products Analysis in Excel:

  • Title is Centered and Merged Across Worksheet (5)
  • Data is Entered in Correct Cells (50)
  • Formulas are Entered in Correct Cells (50)
  • Cells are Resized to Fit Data (5)
  • Graphs are Generated and Reflect the Data Selected (50)
  • All Graphs Have Titles and Both X and Y Axis are Labeled (20)
  • Products are Correctly Labeled on Graphs (20)
200
 

Finding Information Using an Access Database:

  • Table Includes All Fields (25)
  • Correct Data Type is Used For Fields (25)
  • Description is Present for All Fields (25)
  • Form Reflects all Data In Table and is Easy to Read (25)
  • All Forty Records are Included in Form (50)
  • Queries are Generated and Display the Correct Data (50)
200
 

Title Page and Table of Contents for Portfolio:

  • Title Page is Centered Horizontally on Page 25
  • Title Page Contains All Required Information:
    • Name of International Business
    • Watermark of Business Logo Centered Both Vertically and Horizontally on Page
    • Your Name
    • Institutional Affiliation
    • Date
    • Instructor's Name (50)
  • The Title, TABLE OF CONTENTS, is Centered and Bold. (25)
  • Headings are Horizontally Centered on the Page (25)
  • Headings are in Correct Order:
    • Business Logo
    • Products Research Report
    • Personal Resume
    • Company Flyer
    • Letterhead
    • Customized Envelop
    • Mail Merge/Form Letter, Data Source, Envelopes, Mailing Labels
    • Customized Business Cards
    • Customized Company Invoice
    • Certificate of Recognition
    • Products Brochure
    • Company Web Page
    • Creating a Product Analysis in Excel
    • Finding Information Using an Access Database (50)
  • Decorative Page Border is Included on Table of Contents Page 25
200
 

Product Research Paper:

  • Title Page Includes Title, Student Name, Institutional Affiliation, and Instructor's Name. Double Spacing is Applied. No Page Number Present. (20)
  • Margins Set to 1 Inch (20)
  • Page Break is Applied After Title Page 10
  • Abstract is Present on Second Page and is 100-150 Words in Length. Page Number 1 Appears in the Top Right Corner. (50)
  • Body of Paper:
    • Title is Centered at the Top of the Page
    • Short Title and Page 2 Appears in the Top Right Corner of Page
    • Body Includes all Five Subheadings
    • Paper is at Least Three Pages in Length
    • Information Provided Under Subheadings Are Thorough
    • Page Number 1 Starts on Abstract Page and Continues Throughout Document
    • No Grammar and Spelling Errors Present (100)
  • Paper is Double Spaced (25)
  • Page Breaks are Clean (25)
  • Table of Contents:
    • Table of Contents Appears Center and Bold on Top of the Page
    • Page Numbers are Included are Formatted Correctly
    • Formatting is Applied with Appropriate Heading Styles
    • Section Break is Applied Before Abstract (50)
  • Alphabetical Works Cited Page:
    • Manual Page Break is Present
    • Title is Centered at Top of Page
    • Works Cited are Formatted Correctly for Internet or Other Publication
    • Hanging Indent is Present
    • Hypertext Links are Present for URL Addresses
    • Works Cite Page is Assorted Correctly (5)
350
 
Total Number of Points
2325
 
Point Value for Grade
2093-2325
A
1860-2092
B
1628-1859
C
1395-1627
D
0-1394
F