Section 4: The Online Classroom

      Section 4: The Online Classroom

      D2L Basics: Discussions
       

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      How do I post in a discussion?

      • Your professor will prompt discussion by posting Topics.
      • Respond to the topics you are assigned to by clicking on it in the Discussions List.
      • You have two choices for responding to topics: starting a new thread or replying to an existing thread.


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      How do I start a new thread?

      1. Click on the topic you have been assigned.
      2. If your classmates have posted before you, you will see their threads listed here.
      3. To start your own, click the blue Start a New Thread button and compose your message.
      4. Select Post to complete and submit your message.


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      How do I reply to an existing thread?

      1. Click on the topic you have been assigned.
      2. Select one of your classmates' existing threads.
      3. Scroll through the posts in the thread and select a student to reply to.
      4. Click Reply and compose your message.
      5. Select Post to complete and submit your message.


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      For more information, watch this brief Discussions video.


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