Weekly Wiki Discussions

Each week we will cover a specific Topic or Chapter. You may earn points for contributing to the discussions listed under each Topic or Chapter listed in your class Table of Contents (HGD) (Gen Psych).

To earn points, you must post no later than the week* we cover the Topic or Chapter. See your Course Outline (HGD) (Gen Psych) or class Calendar (HGD) (Gen Psych) to find when each topic will be covered.
  • posts of under 50 words will not earn points
  • posts of 50-90 words will earn 5 points
  • posts over 90 words will earn 10 points
Discussions will be reviewed and points awarded each week.

*For discussions, the week ends at midnight on Sunday.

Edit Vocabulary Pages

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Make vocabulary pages more effective by adding information, fixing errors, and correcting differences compared to the Sample Page.
Basic instructions:
  1. Find a vocabulary page that needs improvement, that no one else is working on.
  2. Sign and Save
  3. Improve the page.
  4. Delete Signature and Save.
  5. Repeat steps 2-5 until you have been editing for 30 minutes.
  6. Sign the table below to submit the project.

You will get 1 point for every 3 minutes of editing.

See also 101 Ways to Improve the Wiki

Create Vocabulary Pages

If you find a vocab word that does not already have it's own page, add the word to the correct section on the correct chapter page, turn it into a link and make a new vocab page.
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Special Projects

Click on the title above to talk about special projects or report problems with pages that you can't fix on your own.

Other Wiki Projects Submission

. Name or Description of Project .
. Wiki Signature .