Discussion 1: Introductions, Updates, and Insights
The Discussion Question for this week involves introducing yourself to the class, commenting on the required reading, and updating us on your progress.
Post by Day 4 an introduction for yourself. State the program you are in, your area of research inquiry, and where you are in the dissertation process today.
After reading the Frequently Asked Questions About Writing a Dissertation document, and the chapters in Surviving Your Dissertation, explain something about the process of writing a dissertation that you previously did not understand, but do now. List any new questions that you have.
(ADDITIONAL QUESTION FOR RETURNING STUDENTS)
Share your insights on the dissertation process based on the readings and your experiences to date