ATH 101 Final Project Part B Milestone One Guidelines and Rubric
Overview: For Final Project Part B, you are required to submit an interview transcript or recording. Now that you have been studying anthropology in this course, you are ready to think about what topic you will address in your Final Project Part B submission.
Prompt: Review all the crisis situations below and choose one for your Part B assignment. In this milestone, you will write about the crisis situation by explaining it and why you chose it.
Crisis situations that you may choose from are listed below.
1. Plastic Wars 2. Battle for Hong Kong 3. COVID’s Hidden Toll 4. Blackout in Puerto Rico 5. Ebola in Congo 6. Right to Fail 7. Coal’s Deadly Dust 8. Flint’s Deadly Water
Specifically, the following critical elements must be addressed:
Describe the crisis situation you chose, including a short summary of the video on that situation Explain why you think an anthropological perspective would be beneficial to examining your chosen crisis situation
Rubric Guidelines for Submission: Your assignment must be submitted as a 2- to 3-paragraph Microsoft Word document with double spacing, 12-point Times New Roman font, and one-inch margins. You must score “Evident” on each critical element to earn your points for this milestone. Please see the feedback provided by your instructor.
Critical Elements Evident (100%) Not Evident (0%) Value Situation Describes the crisis situation chosen,
description includes a summary of the video on the situation
Does not describe the crisis situation and/or description does not include a summary of the video on the situation
Explains why an anthropological perspective would be beneficial to examining the crisis situation
Does not explain why an anthropological perspective would be beneficial to examining the situation
Articulation of Response Submission has no major errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization
Submission has critical errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization that prevent understanding of ideas
Earned Total 100%
- ATH 101 Final Project Part B Milestone One Guidelines and Rubric