
Fair
Did Not Meet Expectations
Limited Accomplishment
1 2 3 
Good
Met Expectations
Some Problems
Needs Improvement
4 5 6 
Exemplary
Met Expectations
Considerable Expertise Shown
With Project
7 8 9 
Measures
Direct or indirect measurements and/or measurement links

Score
Assessment assigned to learning objective 
Formulate and solve
optimization exercises.
(ECON 7310/8310 and ECON 7320/8320) 
Minimally
accomplishes formulation of the optimization program. Major
procedural flaws in finding the solution to the exercise 
Accurate
formulation of the optimization program. Some procedural errors
while
computing the solution. 
Clear and
accurate formulation of the optimization program. Correct
mathematical procedures and errorfree computation of the solution. 
Class projects,
problem sets, and written papers in ECON 7310/8310 and 7320/8320. 

Demonstrate a graduate
level comprehension of microeconomic and macroeconomic theory.
(ECON 7310/8310 and ECON 7320/8320) 
Weakness in
understanding the analytical and mathematical concepts. Difficulty
in comprehending the economic intuition behind theoretical models. 
Some difficulty
in understanding the theoretical models, but is reasonably clear in
the comprehension of the analytical and mathematical concepts 
Excellent
understanding of the theoretical and mathematical concepts. Strong
intuitive comprehension of theoretical models 
Class projects, problem sets and exams
in ECON 7310/8310 and 7320/8320. 
