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CougarVIEW Instructor Guides: Set up quicklink to discussion topic

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Set up a quicklink to a discussion topic or forum so that it exists as a Content topic under a parent module or sub-module

  1. From the course home page, select Content.

Content option

  1. In the module or sub-module you want to add the quicklink to, select Existing Activities and then Discussions.

Existing activity


  1. Select the discussion forum that you want to add a quicklink to:
    • To add a discussion forum, select the Insert icon for the forum.
    • To add a discussion topic, select the topic.


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