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That this inevitably leaked due to someone's bragging will encourage future cheating.

On the other hand, it was inevitable that as long as "grades" or equivalent are officially certified (even though the course is not for degree credit), that people would collect online courses as credentials. Wherever there's signaling value, there will be cheaters faking the signal.

Disclaimer: I got the email and missed two homework questions.

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