Competency Assessment: (CU1 M1) Jurisprudence and the Powers of Congress
In a two-page Microsoft Word Docx or rtf file format document, please respond to the two situations below. Be thorough and complete in your responses. Use references to support your position:
Theories of Jurisprudence
4pts = Author thoroughly describes several theories of Jurisprudence and outlines position. 3pts = Author evaluates theories of Jurisprudence and begins discussion about which opinions agreed with. 2pts = Author explains theory of Jurisprudence but fails to explain position. 1pt = Author mentions theory of Jurisprudence but does not explain additional elements. 0pts = Insufficient
Powers of Congress
4pts = Author describes the importance of the Powers of Congress and displays knowledge about Powers of Congress. Also lists three specific powers. 3pts = Author addresses Powers of Congress and mentions the three specific powers. Additional analysis needed here. 2pts = Author shows signs of understanding the Powers of Congress. Author is missing one or more of the specific powers. 1pt = Author does not understand the Powers of Congress and is missing some of the specific powers. 0pts = Insufficient
4pts = Author synthesizes knowledge about the Executive and Judicial Branch. Provides multiple examples of the powers. 3pts = Author understands the Executive and Judicial Branch but needs additional analysis. 2pts = Author loosely evaluates the Executive and Judicial Branch. 1pt = Author does not understand the Executive and Judicial Branch. 0pts = Insufficient
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeCourse Outcome 02: Apply elements of law to specific individual and business scenarios.
threshold: 3.0 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeCourse Outcome 04: Recognize the interconnectedness of the legal system to business, society and the environment.
threshold: 3.0 pts
Total Points: 12.0
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