Discussion contributions for Physical Geology Course

In addition to in-class exercises you can accumulate points towards the participation portion of your final grade by making contributions to posted class discussion forums using Blackboard (let me know if you have any trouble finding it). There are two types of contributions:

You can contribute a question. You must submit the question to me first (email will work). If I choose to post this question for others in the class to respond to you will get one point. Considerations as to which questions will be choosen are:

You can answer/respond to a forum question and receive a point. These will be posted on the Blackboard site as forums that will be open for discussion for a week or two at a time. You will need to respond within that time. You can build on or counter a response that has been posted. Considerations in awarding points are:

If you have any questions or want any feedback about this don't hesitate to contact me.