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@@ -100,18 +100,21 @@ The structure and content of the course will be as follows:
5. For each reading assignment I will post discussion questions.
6. You should make **two discussion posts** during unit 1 and
**two discussion posts** during unit 2.
- - one post should either:
+ - each week, one post should either:
+ respond to my discussion questions; or
+ post your own discussion question, and respond to it; and
- - the other post should respond to another student's post.
- - The two posts should be of similar lengths.
+ - the other post should respond to another student's post or to one of the
+ instructor's *replies*.
+ - Each post should be of at least 200 words.
7. You should make **one discussion post** during unit 3. You can
either:
- respond to my discussion questions; or
- post your own discussion question, and respond to it; or
- respond to another student's discussion contribution.
-8. On the final day of each unit there will be a **multiple-choice quiz** on
- the content of the unit, due by 11:59pm on the final day of the unit.
+ - Your post should be of at least 200 words.
+8. On the final day of each unit there will be a **multiple-choice/multi
+ select quiz** on the content of the unit, due by 11:59pm on the final day
+ of the unit.
9. You should also **write a final paper** answering the essay prompt
I will post at the beginning of the final unit of the course.
@@ -181,17 +184,17 @@ within 24 hours.
to arrange an extension at the last minute. I really mean it. You'll
simply get a zero.
-2. The two papers and the paper draft must be submitted in PDF format, on
- D2L. No Word documents, no Pages documents. **If you submit in the wrong
- format, you will lose 10% of the points for that paper.** If you have any
- doubt about your ability to convert to PDF, talk to me well in advance.
+2. The paper must be submitted in PDF format, on D2L. No Word documents, no
+ Pages documents. **If you submit in the wrong format, you will lose 10% of
+ the points for that paper.** If you have any doubt about your ability to
+ convert to PDF, talk to me well in advance.
If you have D2L issues close to a deadline you may e-mail me the PDF
as proof you did it in time, but it cannot be graded until it has been
uploaded to D2L.
-3. You may go 10% above or below the word limit for a paper. Beyond that, you
- will get a zero.
+3. You may go 10% above or below the word limit for the paper. Beyond that,
+ you will get a zero.
4. There will be no extra credit.