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Tips for Online Learning

 tball.gif (1653 bytes) Complete the Chipola College Canvas Student Tutorial.

 tball.gif (1653 bytes) Carefully read all materials posted in your online course in Canvas, the course learning management systems, including the course syllabus, first-day handount, course schedule.  Be sure to pay close attention to benchmarks.

 tball.gif (1653 bytes) Develop a regular schedule for viewing programs and completing readings and special assignments.  Avoid disruptions and distractions during the time you have reserved for viewing and studying.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) Keep up with assignments, readings, discussion questions, quizzes, etc.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) Whenever you have questions or concerns, contact your professor by phone or e-mail for help if you have trouble understanding a unit of study.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) If you have trouble utilizing Canvas, the course LMS, use the Help button in the upper right corner of the Canvas window to access the Canvas Guides or contact the Canvas Support Hotline.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) Plan to spend at least 10 hours per week on each online course.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) Make sure you have access to all course materials, including the textbook and all components for the course in Canvas.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) If desired, identify a study partner for each course or form a small group of three to five people.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) Develop a set of notes for each unit of the course so you can review for examinations without having to read the entire text just before the exam.

tball.gif (1653 bytes) Develop a vocabulary list of terms that are important to the course, especially those that are unfamiliar to you.  Write definitions in your own words and review them at the end of each reading.


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