Learning Exercise

Effective Online Communication

Inexperienced and experienced online students can benefit from learning about online courtesy. Establishing good online communication skills early on will help avoid miscommunication in the future.
Course: High School, College

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This assignment will assist students to think carefully about communicating online. Typically the focus for a web enhanced or online course is on mastering the online course management features and learning the content. It is equally important to communicate in a courteous manner.

Technical Notes

Access to a computer lab with Internet access and use of a browser


Knowledge of WebCT course management system


Effective Communication Online

Type of Task

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to demonstrate appropriate communication styles through the posting of email and discussion online.