Discussion Forums

In discussions, you can share thoughts and ideas about class materials. A discussion forum may consist of weekly postings based on assignments or weekly.

You can use discussions for these tasks:

  • Meet with your peers for collaboration and social
  • Pose questions about homework assignments, readings, and course
  • Demonstrate your understanding or application of course

Open the Discussion Board

Find the discussion board on the course menu, select Discussions

The main Discussion Board page appears with a list of available discussion forums. On this page, you can perform these actions:

  1. Select a forum title to view the messages. (Forum titles in bold contain unread posts.)
  2. Select a forum to open the thread of posts.
  3. Select the number in the Unread Posts column for quick access to a forum’s unread.

Watch the tutorial: Discussion Forums