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Discussion Rubric

    1. Each participant should respond to the questions on the discussion form
    2. A follow up post on at least two of the other participants in the course
    3. Postings should be clear, appropriate, informative as well as relevant to the discussion topic
    4. Any post made after the discussion forum has been closed will not be marked
    Posting 0 marks 1 – 4 marks 5 – 8 marks 9 – 10 marks
    First posting

    No response;

    Post that is inappropriate and removed by instructor

    Irrelevant and not specific to answer the question;

    Timing: after 10 days of posting the discussion question

    Response addresses the question but some of the ideas mentioned are not clear and understandable to instructor;

    Timing: post made within the 10 days of posting the discussion question

    Response addresses the question, shows in depth understanding as well as good analysis of the topic;

    Timing: post should be within the first week of posting the discussion question

    Follow up posts to other participants

    No response

    Post that is inappropriate and removed by instructor

    Irrelevant and not specific to answer the question

    Timing: after 10 days of posting the discussion question

    Response addresses the question but some of the ideas mentioned are not clear and understandable to instructor

    Timing: post made within the 10 days of posting the discussion question

    Response addresses the question, shows in depth understanding as well as good analysis of the topic

    Timing: post made within the first week of posting the discussion question