Connect Discussions

Connect Discussions are a way to facilitate asynchronous communication within your course. As the instructor, you can create forums for students to participate. Discussions can also be used in Groups.

Key Features


  • Discussions are a way to facilitate communication between all members of a course.
  • Instructors set up forums, and within these forums students can create threads and post replies.
  • Files can be attached within posts.
  • Group-specific discussions can be created for collaborative work.
  • Participants can subscribe to a specific discussion thread and receive emails when new posts are created.
  • Kaltura can be used for video discussions.

Support


All questions regarding this technology can be directed to ets.educ@ubc.ca or we can be contacted by phone at 604.822.6333, Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.