Ashford 5: – Week 4 – Discussion 1
Your initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses. Reference the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated.
By Day 1 of Week One, your instructor will assign you one of three options to complete as your initial post for this discussion question.
Option 1: Chapter 20 Discussion Questions. Answer question 1 on page 333 in your textbook.
Option 2: Chapter 20 Discussion Questions. Answer question 2 on page 333 in your textbook.
Option 3: Chapter 21 Discussion Questions. Answer question 3 on page 350 in your textbook (eMAR).
Initial post: Your initial post should be 250 to 300 words. In addition to the textbook, utilize a minimum of two scholarly sources to support your points. Cite and reference your sources in APA format as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Guided Response: After reading your fellow classmates’ posts, provide a substantive response to at least two of your peers by Day 7 that includes a thorough and constructive analysis and relates to relevant course concepts. Your peer responses should be a minimum of five full sentences. Compare and contrast your initial post with your peer’s post. Your three required posts must be on three different days of the week.