LEO: How Do I - Create a Discussion Topic or Forum (Faculty)

  1. From the Course Home page, click DiscussionsNote: You may be required to click the My Tools drop down menu to select Discussions
  2. Click New and select New Forum from the drop-down menu.
  3. Enter the Forum Title and Description (optional)
  4. If applicable, select one of the following Options:
    • Allow anonymous posts
    • A moderator must approve individual posts before they display in the forum
    • Users must start a thread before they can read and reply to other threads in each topic
    • Display forum description topics
  5. Under Availability, select one of the following Visibility options:
    • Forum is always visible
    • Hide this forum
    • Forum is visible for a specific date range
  6. Select one of the following Locking Options:
    • Unlock forum
    • Lock forum
    • Unlock forum for a specific date range
  7. Click Save and CloseSand and Add Topic, or Save