LSU Online: Online Communication: Overview and Objectives


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LSU Online: Online Communication: Overview and Objectives:

In your course, instructors and students can communicate with each other through various communication and collaboration tools, including, Discussion Forums and Messages. In this module, you will learn about two types of communication and how to effectively communicate in an online course. Knowing some of the conventions of online communication will help you be more successful as you complete an online course.


By the conclusion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Identify the differences between synchronous and asynchronous communication
  • Explore tips and strategies to communicate effectively in an online course
  • Describe and apply the rules of common courtesy in an online environment
  • Use emoticons to convey emotion

Activity Checklist:

  • Review module content

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