Get Prepared to Study Online

For students who are considering studying in the online environment and have not studied recently.

Get Prepared to Study Online provides you with a bridging for how you will need to operate within an online environment to be successful as an online learner.

This introductory self-help course has been designed for those who wish to develop a better understanding of what you need to do to be a successful independent learning for the online environment for university, TAFE, high school or work.

The course covers:

  • How to Prepare for Your First Online Course
  • How to Set Up a Home Office for Online Learning
  • How to Do a Computer Check-Up
  • Your online Classroom Environment
  • Pros and Cons of Online Education
  • Juggling School and Life
  • Managing your time
  • How Do You Know When to Drop Your Online Class
  • How to Stay Healthy as a Distance Learner
  • Communication
  • Introduction to Email Etiquette
  • How to Get Class Work Done at Work
  • Tips for Tests, Papers & Homework Assignments
  • How to be a Better College Reader-Reading Strategies
  • How to Conduct Research Online
  • Creating Your Assignment
  • Software and Tools of the Trade

The course materials include:

  • Electronic welcome email
  • Electronic course invitation
  • Content contained within online classroom

Australian students: $175

International students: $250

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We recommend 35-40 hours as a reasonable timeframe to complete this self-help course.

This course is designed for self-improvement, and therefore does not contain any element of assessment.

Please go to the Enrolment page to download an application form.

Enrolments take approximately two days to be processed, but may take longer during our peak times.

As soon as payment is confirmed you will receive an email inviting you into the online classroom.