Judging Sheet and Criteria based on NRC 2011 Open Category

by trainer on July 15, 2011

Judging Sheet and Criteria based on NRC 2011 Open Category for use in the SDJ Robotics Internal Competition 2011

The following table shows the judging sheet and criteria based on the NRC 2011 format under the theme of “Robots to Improve Life” for SDJ Robotics Internal Competition 2011 usage. Please do not assume that this sheet is used exactly by Sasbadi, we are in not anyway affiliated to Sasbadi or the National Robotics Competition 2011 (NRC 2011). Or even WRO 2011 for that matter.

The table can be found below:

Judging Sheet – SDJ Robotics Internal Competition 2011


Criteria Team 1 Team 2 Team 3 Team 4 Team 5
Points Given          
1. Justification (10 points)

-See if justification is given for the theme “Improving Life”

2. Report (40 points)          
a) Maximum 1500 typed words in good English (10 points)

- Judge by use of English (give full marks if quality of English is good)

b) Design process (10 points)

- Show proper design outline and the process

c) Visual description (15 points)

- Does the photographs, pictures and diagrams show clear concepts and understanding? Does it summarise what the robot does?

d) Report quality and presentation (5 points)

- Overall feel of the report

3. Presentation (50 points)          
a) Oral presentation (20 points)

- How well was the presentation? Did the demonstration of the robot go well?

b) Team spirit and energy (10 points)

- Did they work as a team? Is anybody playing around during the presentation?

c) Overall appearance of booth and team (10 points)

- Is the booth nice? Is it relevant to the theme? Are the students dressed accordingly? (Give emphasise on the booth than dressing)

d) Poster (10 points)

- Did they use their poster properly? Is the poster of high quality?

4. Robot’s Technical Design (50 points)

- Judge on the quality of the engineering and stability of the robot.

5. Robots’s Creative Design (50 points)

- Creative appearance, is the robot nice?

- Interactive behavior? Does the robot interact with human?

Total scores obtained          
Didn’t use NXT (100 points)          
No poster (Limit presentation to 30 points)          
No report (Score zero in report section)          
No video (Minus 30 marks)          
Not prepared on time (Minus 50 points)          
Lack of adherence to rules after warnings are given and ignored (Disqualification)          
Final scores          
Best Team Spirit Award          
Best Innovative Award          
Best Presentation Award          
Comments for improving the team
Team 1





Team 2





Team 3





Team 4





Team 5





Please train according to the score sheet above and try to score as many point as possible. Forget about the small details and score the big ones. :-) good luck.


{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

Darwin Paidathally July 15, 2011 at 7:07 pm

It’s quite thrilling to score full marks. But we’ll try our best.

By the way…’ north, south, east, west, SDJ is the best’!!!!!

Robotics Club President


fikri July 16, 2011 at 9:21 am



fikri July 18, 2011 at 8:21 pm

how about physical session for tomorrow..hee..


trainer July 19, 2011 at 12:16 am

Yeah, still on, please bring your football too :-)


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