200 Research Investigation Progress Check 1 Guidelines and Rubric
Throughout Theme: Exploring Social Science Issues , you ha ve been guided through work on Project One (a r esearch i nvestigation )), which you will
continue to work on in Theme: Performing the Research Investigation and Theme: Tailoring the Message to an Audience and will formally submit to your
instructor at the end of Week 5 . This assignment provides you with a n important opportunity to get valuable instructor feedback on the progress you a re making
and to ensure you a re on the right track for your later submission
Throughout Theme: Exploring Social Science Issues , you ha ve explored social science issues for further investigation and examined social science
principles that relate to issues of interest to you. Specifically, in this assignment, you will submit the Project One elements listed below for review by your
In Theme: Exploring Social Science Issues , learning block 2 2 (page 4), you began working
on the following section of the prompt:
I. Introduction A. Describe the issue in the social sciences that you have selected to investigate. Why is this issue significant?
Theme: Exploring Social Science Issues , learning bl ock 2 3 (page 2), you completed the
II. Body A. Identify the social science principles that apply to your issue. In other words, which principles of social science apply to the issue you selected? B. Explain how the principles you identified apply to your issue. In other words, how are the social science principles you identified relevant to your issue?
that the numbering included above directly aligns with the numbering of these elements as they are presented in the Project One Guideline s and
Rubric d ocument.