Format of the MELTA assignment

1. Introduction • Introduce the problem/topic/thread which is the focus of your write-up • Discuss why you decided to choose the thread instead of others (what attracted you?) • Discuss the length of the thread and its contributors and their patterns of contribution

2. Discussion • Discuss the main themes/ideas which you have synthesized from the threads • Provided your opinion regarding what has been said and give your views to the problem discussed • Provide examples of extra references / reading which you have made in discussing the problem and suggestions on how to over the problem

3. Conclusion • Summarize your write-up and provide a discussion of your suggestions and opinion to what have been discussed.