Module 11 Discussion: Academic Honesty

STEP 1: In this post of 150 words, summarize in your own words what it means to plagiarize as a writer in college. What do you think should be done about cheating or academic honesty? Your response should include a clear stance on cheating with supporting evidence explaining why you feel the way you do. Share your perspective on the topic of cheating by integrating your own thoughts, analysis, or experiences.

STEP 3: Respond to two separate posts by two different classmates in at least 75 words. Explicitly address their responses and try to extend, complicate, or redirect their points in a substantive, knowledge-demonstrating way.


Sample Grading Rubric
Criteria Proficient Developing Not Evident Points
Follows prompt directions Follows the prompt instructions. Somewhat follows the prompt instructions. Examples may incomplete. Does not follow the instructions. __/10
Responds to peers Response is engaged with peer’s post. Posts on time. Response is somewhat engaged with peer’s post. Post is short and/or late. Does not follow the instructions. __/10
Total: __/20