Learning to Learn Online
Learn more about the skills and strategies on how to learn in an online environment with this free online course.
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Learn how online learning differs from traditional learning. In this free online course Learning to Learn Online you will learn how to develop your own personal plan and strategies to effectively learn in an online environment.
The course begins with defining your role as an online learner, and you will identify the key skills required for self-directed learning. Next, you will learn how to prepare for your role as a team member in an online environment and how to communicate professionally in an online environment. You will also learn how to relate to online instructors in a way that supports your learning and growth.
The course will then show skills and strategies to help you manage your time effectively, in order to help ensure your online learning success. You will also learn how to analyze writing assignments and how to use the SQ3R method to improve your ability to read strategically. This course will be of interest to anyone who would like to learn online or for those who wish to improve their self-directed learning skills.Start Course Now
Introduction to Learning Online
Introduction to Learning Online - Learning Outcomes
Identify Skills for Self-Directed Learning
Who am I on my Learning Journey?
Who are my Instructors and What is their Role?
Time Management for Online Learning
Introduction to Learning Online - Lesson Summary
Online Assignments and Strategic Reading
Online Assignments and Strategic Reading - Learning Outcomes
Professional Communication in the Online Environment
Identify Learning Goals for Assignments
Online Assignments and Strategic Reading - Lesson Summary
After completing this course you will be able to:
- Define your role as an online learner by developing a mindset for independent learning
- Describe how to prepare for your role as a team member in an online environment
- Describe how to relate to online instructors in a way that supports your learning and growth
- Recognize different techniques that improve your time management skills when learning online
- Explain how to communicate professionally in an online environment
- Explain how to analyze writing assignments
- Explain how to read strategically using the SQ3R method
All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Certificate course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Certificate course, you have the option to acquire an official Certificate, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Certificate is:
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An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill and achieve high results
An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning
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