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Pathways

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.

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

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My digital identity

Activity

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: 10 minutes

Start My digital identity


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

Communicating online

Activity

Understanding the basics of effective online communication, or netiquette.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

Start Communicating online


Communicating online (pdf)
Communicating online (word)

Writing online

Activity

Tips on communicating effectively when writing online.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes

Start Writing online


Writing online (pdf)
Writing online (word)

Making the most of Twitter

Activity

How to make the most of Twitter for your purposes.

This activity will take you: 5 minutes

Start Making the most of Twitter


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

How to write an effective tweet

Activity

Learn how to write an effective tweet and engage an audience 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)