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Get your assignment in front of you, then follow the instructions below. Type your answers for each step in the box below it. When you have filled in all the boxes, click on the button at the bottom of the page and you will be on your way with this project.

Step 1: Identify what you have to discuss and the people who will read or hear the discussion (your audience):

Step 2: What kind of writing will you do for this discussion? Will you be comparing? Will you be analyzing?

(If you can't decide what kind of writing you will be using to discuss your subject, we have help for you).

Step 3: List the main points of the subject you are discussing. Think of as many things as possible that you would like to include in your discussion:

Step 4: Try to distill your ideas into a main idea or thesis statement and write it below:

Are you curious about how other instructors use discuss? CUNY Assignments gives some examples.

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