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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.


Keeping up-to-date pathway icon

Keeping up-to-date

Use social networking, blogs, RSS and other tools to keep up-to-date.

Here are the activities making up this pathway.

The icon next to each activity helps you to identify the format used (e.g. video, activity, further reading).

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Keeping up-to-date using online networking

Activity

Learn how online networks can help you keep up-to-date and be able to select an appropriate network for your needs.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

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Keeping up-to-date using online networking (pdf)
Keeping up-to-date using online networking (word)

Keeping up-to-date using blogs

Activity

Learn how to find reliable blogs that will help you to keep up-to-date with your specialist interests.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

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Keeping up-to-date using blogs (pdf)
Keeping up-to-date using blogs (word)

Keeping up-to-date using RSS

Activity

How RSS feeds can be an useful way to keep up-to-date with the latest news, articles and blogs.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

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Keeping up-to-date using RSS (pdf)
Keeping up-to-date using RSS (word)

Making the most of Twitter

Activity

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)