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Are you Ready to Take Online Courses?

Take our Quick Assessment to find out.

Online courses are different than face-to-face courses. There are certain skills that an online student should have (or develop) in order to be successful in her or his online learning. Before enrolling in an online course, it is critical for you to know what is expected from you and what is needed to be a successful online learner.

Instructions:
Please carefully read every statement in each row and click on the button of the statement that best describes you. Once you are done, make sure to read the interpretation of your results at the bottom of the questionnaire.
A   Points   B
4
2
2
1
1
3
4
4
2
3
3
2
3
3
1
I am ready for online learning! ⇐
Total
⇒ I may need a little more preparation.

 

 

 
Interpreting the Results

Statements that are weighted 3 and 4 points represent the most important skills and abilities needed to effectively and successfully take an online course.  Selecting several statements from column A (on the left) for these items is a positive indication that you are prepared for success in online learning.
 
Statements weighted 1 point and 2 points also address many important skills; that contribute to your academic success in online learning.  These skills and capabilities can be easily developed during your matriculation in an online course.

A total score of  19 or higher in column B (on the right) is an indication that you may need to review additional resources and tutorials to prepare yourself for online learning. Explore the resources below to jumpstart your success in online learning at ECSU!