Checklist for Revising the Final Paper
Understanding the Assignment
      Did I demonstrate that I understood the requirements of the assignment?
      Did I demonstrate an understanding of the skills and techniques needed to complete this assignment?
      Did I demonstrate that I understood the readings relevant to this assignment?
      Did I demonstrate an understanding of the concepts and methods in my discipline?
Content/Substance
      Is the assignment complete?
      Is the information appropriate for the assignment?
      Did I use quotations, paraphrases, and summaries appropriately?
      Are my citations and references in the correct style for my discipline?
Organization
      Is the order of the information logical?
      Are the introduction and conclusion clear and related?
      Does the organization pattern reflect my critical thinking strategy?
Style
      Do the transitions act as clear verbal signals?
      Did I use logical connections and summarize when necessary?
      Is my style readable and coherent?
      Is the tone expressive and consistent?
Diction
      Are my tone and diction appropriate to my audience?
      Is my English clear and emphatic?
      Is my vocabulary appropriately formal or informal for this assignment?
Format
      Is the format appropriate and conventional for this assignment?
      Does the format of the assignment promote quick, clear understanding?
      Do the graphics clarify the text?
Correctness/Mechanics
      Is my paper free of spelling, grammatical, and punctuation errors?
      Did I use standard English?
      Did I use appropriate typography for the final printing?