III. Integration of Evidence: The student post provides support from a minimum of one scholarly in-text citation with a matching reference AND assigned readings OR online lessons, per discussion topic per week.
IV. Professionalism in Communication: The post presents information in logical, meaningful, and understandable sequence, and is clearly relevant to the discussion topic. Grammar, spelling, and/or punctuation are accurate.
V. Wednesday Participation Requirement: The student provides a substantive response to the graded discussion question(s) or topic(s), posted by the course faculty (not a response to a peer), by Wednesday, 11:59 p.m. MT of each week.
VI. Total Participation Requirement: The student provides at least three substantive posts (one to the initial question or topic, one to a student peer, and one to a faculty question) on two different days during the week.
|Application of Course Knowledge||20||27||Answers the initial discussion question(s)/topic(s), demonstrating knowledge and understanding of the concepts for the week.|
|Engagement in Meaningful Dialogue With Peers and Faculty||20||27||Responds to a student peer AND course faculty furthering the dialogue by providing more information and clarification, adding depth to the conversation|
|Integration of Evidence||20||27||Assigned readings OR online lesson AND at least one outside scholarly source are included. The scholarly source is:
1) evidence-based, 2) scholarly in nature, 3) published within the last 5 years
|60||81%||Total CONTENT Points= 60 pts|
|Grammar and Communication||8||10||Presents information using clear and concise language in an organized manner|
|Reference Citation||7||9||References have complete information as required by APA
In-text citations included for all references AND references included for all in-text citation
|15||19%||Total FORMAT Points= 15 pts|
|DISCUSSION TOTAL=75 points|
This graded discussion will explore the impact of systems theory on a practice problem or issue. Please provide an initial response to the discussion question by Wednesday at 11:59pm MT and two interactive dialogue responses no later than Sunday 11:59 PM MT at the end of WEEK 7. The discussion is worth 75 points. Please refer to the discussion grading rubric for additional criteria.
Reflect on an experience in which you were directly involved or witnessed incivility in the workplace. Provide a brief synopsis of the situation. How did this make you feel? How did you respond? What were the consequences of this situation? Provide an example of how this negatively affected the work environment and outcomes. How could the situation have been prevented? Discuss strategies that would support a healthy work environment.
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