Introduction to Online Learning

A Guide for Students

Julie L. Globokar
eISBN-13: 9781412993562

eBook Features

  • Read your book anywhere, on any device, through RedShelf's cloud based eReader.
  • Built-in study tools include highlights, study guides, annotations, definitions, flashcards, and collaboration.
  • The publisher of this book allows a portion of the content to be used offline.
  • The publisher of this book allows a portion of the content to be printed.
  • The publisher of this book allows a portion of the content to be copied and pasted into external tools and documents.
Rent or Buy from $ 22.67
Note: We do not guarantee supplemental material with textbooks (e.g. CD's, Music, DVD's, Access Code, or Lab Manuals)

Additional Book Details

A survival guide companion for students beginning their first online or hybrid class

Introduction to Online Learning introduces first-time distance learners to the realities of Web-based education and serves as the most comprehensive, practical guide to achieving success when facing online-specific barriers as well as common academic hurdles. Written by an experienced instructor, this invaluable aid shows students how to overcome challenges related to e-mail communication, technological catastrophes, staying organized on a daily basis, and more. Students learn to take advantage of the unique resources available for those enrolled in internet-based programs and to make the most of their Web-based educational experience by tailoring it to their personal strengths, needs, and learning styles.

Key Features

The author provides clear explanations of how to tailor research, writing, and citing sources to the online classroom, as well as when citations are necessaryConcrete, original examples link the text to students' personal experiences; illustrations vividly bring material to lifeScreenshots and excerpts from online syllabi help students navigate their first course requirementsExamples of appropriate discussion board interaction aid students in progressing in their course with confidenceSelf-assessments guide students in determining individual learning styles and levels of preparedness

Sold By SAGE Publications
ISBNs 9781412978224, 9781483392028, 9781412978224, 141297822X, 1412993563, 9781412993562
Language English
Number of Pages 138