Is Online Learning for Me?

- Learning Styles

- Locus of Control

- Time Management

- Place

Module 1 - The Online Learning Environment

- Online vs. On-Campus

- The Online Course Experience

- Communicating Online

- Getting Started with Blackboard 9.1

- Accessing and Submitting Assessments

- Taking a Quiz or Exam

- My Grades: Grades and Feedback

Module 2 - Technical Requirements for Online Learning

- Minimum Technology Requirements for Online Courses

- Minimum Computer Literacy Skills Requirements for Online Learning

- Downloading & Utilizing Plug-ins & Viewers

- Hardware and Software Technical Support Resources

- Basic Computer Skills Tutorials

Module 3 - Communicating and Collaborating Online

- The Discussion Board

- Reading Posts in a Discussion Forum

- Posting Responses to a Thread

- Sending Messages

- Reading Messages

- Sending E-mail

- Blackboard Collaborate

Module 4 - Research & Writing in the Online Environment

- Tutoring and Writing Center Assistance

- Plagiarism Prevention with Turnitin

- NWCCD Online Library Resources

- Exam Proctoring