Language learning in an online environment : the role of online discussion forums
Zhong, Dr. Qunyan ( Maggie); Norton, Howard
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Citation:Zhong, Q., & Norton, H. (2018, January). Language learning in an online environment: The role of online discussion forums. Paper presented at the Sixteenth Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.
Permanent link to Research Bank record:https://hdl.handle.net/10652/4519
By examining postings of 20 students in a peer-moderated online discussion forum, this study revealed that the online discussion forum has many affordances which are conducive to effective learning