On your project builder, when creating a research project, you can add additional features to support your project. You have the option to add Discussion Boards and Announcements.
- Click to select the additional features that you wish to add to your project.
- Click on next.
- Finalizing adding your research project information.
- Once your project has been created and approved, you can find the Discussion Board and Announcements menu on your methinks dashboard.
Discussion Boards (aka Forum)
By selecting this feature, you will be able to create Discussion Boards sections and posts within your project. This feature enables participants to interact with other participants and project members by sharing and discussing their opinions related to the research project.
Learn how to create and manage a discussion board section.
Announcements (aka News)
By selecting this feature, you will be able to create Announcements in your research project dashboard. This feature enables you to create and schedule announcements for your project. Announcements can be sent to all or only a selected few participants.