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Table 1 The coding scheme of students’ interactive behaviors in discussion forums

From: Topic tracking model for analyzing student-generated posts in SPOC discussion forums

Label Behavioral Categories Basic description of behavioral categories
TP Thread Posting The post is written by a student to start a new thread (including hot topics, unsolved problems, etc.)
RE Replying The post that involves “回复/reply”, “mention”, or “@” is delivered to response to someone’s message.
QU Quoting The post that contains “http”, “quote”, “blockquote”, or other similar symbols is written to argue someone’s opinions.
CP Common Posting Common posting is different from replying and is not a direct response to someone’s message.