Discussion Board

 

Definition

A discussion board (also known as a discussion group or discussion forum) is an online bulletin board which allows users to post messages under threads or topics. Discussion boards can be public or private, moderated or unmoderated, and threaded or “flat.”

 

Features

A discussion board provides an online space for groups to communicate, share, learn, and collaborate. Many discussion boards allow users to attach documents, images, and even video clips to their posts.

 

Links

Blackboard

Moodle

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