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A Definition of "to discuss"

To Discuss

When you are asked to discuss something in the class forum, what exactly does "discuss" mean?

For our purposes here, discussing a topic will mean having a back and forth, give and take, conversation among class members about the topic or reading in question. It will mean having a dialog, or "multilog," involving any interested parties in the class.

So when you post a message in a class discussion, your message might do one or more of the following.

It might:


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