week 2.3 assignment


Article Review Format and Grading Rubric

Use this template for structuring your responses to the questions. All references and citations should be

formatted in APA.

Student Name: Assignment:

Article Identification (5 points)

Include the article reference here, formatted in APA as in the example below:

Martins, L., Eddlestone, K.A. & Viega, J.F. (2002). Moderators of the relationship between

work-family conflict and career satisfaction. Academy of Management Journal, 45(2),


Summary (10 points)

The article should be summarized (using your own words) in 2-3 paragraphs, focusing on the

author’s main points. What was the purpose of the study/paper? Who participated? What

data was collected? Were there any significant findings?

Critique (15 points)

In 2-3 paragraphs, explain how this article impacted your understanding of the research topic.

Did this article add to your knowledge of the topic?

Application (15 points)

In 2-3 paragraphs, discuss how you might apply what you’ve learned from the article. Do you

believe the article will change the way you approach a situation, project, or discussion?

APA Formatting (5 points)

Use proper APA formatting for references and citations. Remember, the reference for the

article being reviewed must be included at the beginning of the review. Include a reference list

at the end of the review for any other works cited.


Identify and define the topic of the article. Demonstrate an understanding of the topic. Apply

the topic. Cite sources.

Total points: 50