Study Skills for Online Learners
for Success in an Online Course
Once you've created your "study space," it's time to start
learning. Well-developed study skills will help you in all of your classes,
including online classes. The unique attributes of the online classroom require
you to pay particular attention to:
- Studying on your own
- Your learning style
- Academic integrity online
Studying on Your Own
In an online class, you typically won't be able to listen to
your instructor's explanation of a topic, so good study skills are even more
important. Here are some suggested methods for studying for your online class.
Styles and the Online Classroom
We all learn differently, and it's important to understand
how we learn best. Here, you'll find information on how to determine your
learning style, and then how to use that knowledge to help you succeed in your
Academic Integrity in the Online
Just as in a traditional class, academic integrity is
critical in an online class.
Plagiarism, cheating, and other violations of
academic integrity aren't permitted. Here is some information to ensure you're
following your instructor's academic integrity guidelines.