How do I create an FAQ or an Ask a Question forum?

You will learn how to create a forum for students to ask questions about your course (e.g, about the syllabus, assignments, due dates, format for papers, etc.).

1. Enter your course in TITANium.

course main page

2. Click on the Gear icon.

Gear icon is selected.

3. Select Turn editing on.

 Turn editing on is selected.

4. Click on Add activity or resource.

The ideal place for the FAQ or Ask a Question forum is in the top section of the course.

Add activity or resource link is selected.

5. Select Forum.

Forum is selected

6. Click on Add.

Add button is selected.

7. Type a title for the forum.

Forum name field is selected.

8. Add text, images, video, etc. to the Description textbox.

Description field is selected for adding content.

9. Click on Save and return to course.

Save and return to course button is selected.

10. The new forum is now on your course main page.

Ask a Question forum link is selected.
Do you want to receive an email each time a student posts a question?

10.1. Click on the title of the forum.

Ask a Question forum link is selected.

10.2. Click on the Gear icon.

Gear icon is selected.

10.3. Select Subscribe to this forum.

Subscribe to this forum link is selected.

10.4. You are now subscribed to this forum.

subscription confirmation

Article Summary

You have now learned how to create a forum for students to post questions about your course.