Turn in assignment on time, with appropriate length (minimum 600 words) = 4 points
1 day late: -2 points; >1 day late: -4 points
Between 550-600 words: -1 point; between 500-549 words: -2 points, etc. No maximum length but try to be concise.
Summarize the article in sufficient detail = 13 points
Identify the research question that the study aimed to investigate
Review the study methodology, including the participants used and the main procedures of the study. Identify hypothesis/hypotheses, if any.
Summarize the main results/findings of the study and the authors’ interpretation of the results
Critique and reflect on the article (identify limitations of the study, or things that could have been done better) = 13 points
Include comments specific to flaws or suggested improvements in the experimental design, results, or interpretation of the data
You may also provide commentary relating to personal relevance or real-world applied relevance of the article if you wish (but make sure to also address 3a.)
Your summary/critique will be submitted to CANVAS as a word or pdf file.
Insufficient sleep and its affects on risk-taking behavior: Summary and Critique