Here is an overview of all of the different types of assignments in the course. You can find the detailed directions for the assignments and the grading rubrics in the module where they are assigned.

Discussion Activities

The discussion activities provide you with an opportunity to deeply reflect on the readings assigned to each module and apply them to a problem. They can prepare you for the projects and the proctored assessments. Online discussion allows time to weave your thoughts and reflect on the readings and your experiences. All of the posts on the discussion board are required to be thoughtful, reflective, and concise.

Project

The projects in each module can help you practice what you learned and apply it to solve a problem. They can prepare you for the proctored assessments.

Homework

The homework activites will help you apply and communicate what you have learned in class.

Quizzes

The quizzes provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your mastery of the course knowledge.

Proctored Assessments

The proctored assessments provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your mastery of the course knowledge. You can find the information on how to take proctored assessments in the Taking Protored Assessments section of the Syllabus.