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When you select a pathway, you will see a number of activities on a particular theme. Pathways allow you to develop a deeper understanding of a topic. You can work through the activities in your chosen pathway in any order.


Communicating Online

Communicating online

How can you ensure your interactions with others online are appropriate and effective? How do you write for different online spaces?

Here are the activities making up this pathway.

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My digital identityopens in a new window

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Be aware of who your audience is when posting in online spaces, and learn the basics of presenting yourself effectively.

This activity will take you: 5 minutes

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My digital identity (pdf)
My digital identity (word)

Communicating onlineopens in a new window

Activity

How to get the best out of the contact you have with others online and avoid misunderstandings.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

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Communicating online (pdf)
Communicating online (word)

Writing onlineopens in a new window

Activity

Introduction to the principles of effective writing online.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

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Writing online (pdf)
Writing online (word)

Making the most of Twitteropens in a new window

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How to make the most of Twitter for your purposes.

This activity will take you: 5 minutes

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Making the most of Twitter (pdf)
Making the most of Twitter (word)

How to write an effective tweetopens in a new window

Activity

Learn how to write an effective tweet and make a good impression on Twitter.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

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How to write an effective tweet (pdf)
How to write an effective tweet (word)