Initial Discussion Post
After actively reading and reflecting on the assigned module readings and videos, your task in this Discussion assignment is to draw from all module material, to initiate a meaningful, substantive, well-thought out, concise, and in-depth discussion.
Keep in mind that a substantive discussion posting is expected to satisfy following three requirements:
Task One (Chapter Summary)
Summarize the key points of Heagney, Chapters 12 & 13
Task Two (â€œKey Points to Rememberâ€)
Substantially discuss ONE of the â€œKey Points to Rememberâ€ (Heagney, Pages 167 & 179.. Your discussion must be original and articulate your understanding of your selected â€œKey Point to Rememberâ€. Using external sources/research beyond the chapter to bolster your understanding is highly encouraged.
Task Three (Cross Referencing)
Cross reference any ONE â€œKey Points to Rememberâ€ to the corresponding additional assigned module material including videos, case studies, and PMBOK. For instance, in Module One (this discussion),the corresponding PMBOK chapter is Chapter One, and the videos are: Introduction to Project Managementâ€ and â€œTop Ten Terms Project Manager Useâ€.
Avoid plagiarism! If you quote, copy-and-paste, or reference class or outside materials be sure to use quotes as appropriate, include the authorâ€™s name by the quote, and include a reference section at the bottom of the page.
Your initial discussion post must be in three paragraphs (refer format above), with a word count between 400-500 words.