Throughout this course, you will be asked to reflect on various topics in journal entries. Your Module 1 entry will be about Motivation. The purpose of writing the journals is to provide you with an informal way of learning to express yourself and communicate through writing. Your writing skills will be developed throughout your program of study.
Reflect on the topic of “Motivation” by answering the following questions in your reflection:
- What motivated you to enroll at GCU and pursue a degree in higher education?
- How is motivation important for student success?
- Explain how participating in the discussion forums can help you feel connected with your classmates. Will this connection help you stay motivated? Explain.
- Reflect on the overall learning objectives from this module. What was a key takeaway for you?
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin. Please review for originality prior to final submission.
Complete the assignment using Microsoft Word formatted in GCU style.
Your response must be between 250-300 words.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the GCU Style Guide and GCU Style Guide Template, located in the Student Success Center. Solid academic writing is required.
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.