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Digital Literacy: Netiquette: Online Forums

Develop skills and confidence to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsibly in the digital world

Discussion Board Etiquette Tips - what would you add?

During your studies you may have the opportunity to participate in an online forum to enhance your learning. Here are a few tips to help you get started:

  1. Post early, this allows the discussion to develop quickly
  2. Read the other member's responses carefully before adding your own
  3. Be respectful in your responses and make constructive criticisms - if you disagree with a response explain why, ask a question or offer an example
  4. Treat all comments as confidential

What would you add? ...

Discussion Board Etiquette