The advantages of online learning can also be the source of its challenges. Having success in online learning often built on strengthening technical skills, time management, organization, motivation, and reading, writing, and communication skills.
This series of topics can help prepare you for success in this environment. Click on the links in the headings for each section
In an online class, most, if not all interaction takes place through written assignments, discussion forums, and email.
Use these tutorials to learn the technologies you will need for an online course.
Tips and resources for starting strong in online learning.
Learn how to communicate effectively with your professor and other students using email and the discussion board.
Read over these time management strategies and find the organizational tips and tools that will work best for you.
Set yourself up for success by following the advice in this orientation, and motivation will be easy! Find additional tips here.