KC WebCT Logo

 

 Are You Ready for Online Classes?

KC WebCT Logo

Online Learning @ Kaskaskia College

 

 Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Successful Online Course Student?

 Directions: Check the statement that best describes you and your study habits.

 

A greater number of check marks in the left-hand column indicates student success.

 

 

A greater number of check marks in the right-hand column indicates that Internet course instruction may NOT be the most effective way for you to learn.

 


 

1. I regularly have 7-9 hours per week to spend on this course.


1. I sometimes have 7-9 hours a week to spend, but many times I do not.

 

2. I am a good reader and I enjoy learning by reading.


2. I'm an "OK" reader, but I prefer to have an instructor present the materials.

 

3. I enjoy working independently and seldom need reassurance that I am doing this correctly.


3. I can work independently in some situations, but I prefer having someone to check with regularly.

 

4. I have specific days/times available to work on my Internet course.


4. I plan to schedule my Internet course work around my other activities.

 

5. I can budget my time well and prioritize activities efficiently.


5. I work better when someone tells me what to do and gives me due dates.

 

6. I realize that the class work of an Internet course is equal to or greater than that of a regular on campus course.


6. I want to take this Internet course because there is probably less work to do than in a regular course.

 

7. I am willing to take responsibility for getting whatever help I may need with this course by contacting an instructor.


7. I would not feel comfortable contacting an instructor for help.

 

8. I realize that my instructor may not be available when I want and that I may have to leave an E-Mail message.


8. I prefer getting an immediate answer to a question rather than waiting.

 

9. I realize that course requirements and due dates are there for good reasons, and I feel I can structure my time effectively to meet them.


9. I know that course requirements and due dates are there for good reasons, but I feel that exceptions should be made if I get behind on my work.

 

10. I have met the recommended prerequisites for this course.


10. I have not met the recommended prerequisites for this course.

 


 

A greater number of check marks in the left-hand column indicates student success.     A greater number of check marks in the right-hand column indicates that Internet course instruction may NOT be the most effective way for you to learn.

 

 

Copyright(c) 2013 Kaskaskia College. All rights reserved.
Onlinehelp@kaskaskia.edu