Technical Considerations--Comfort Level With Computers
Are you proficient using standard PC/MAC applications that
include word processing, spreadsheets etc.?
Can you create, save and manage files on your computer?
Do you know how to install software on your
Can you access Internet email and the World Wide Web (WWW) 7
days a week?
If you do not have your own computer, can you get to a
source or arrange to use some other
computer at least two or more times a week?
Do you currently have a back up email address?
Do you know how to send and receive email messages?
Do you know how to attach a file to an email message?
Do you know how to "paste" text from a word
processor into an email message?
Do you know how to download and open an
incoming email attachment?
Learning Style Considerations
Instructions: Click on the radio button
describes your response to the statement.
stay on task without direct supervision or ( do
you work best when someone is there to help keep you
prioritize your own workload or ( do
you tend to put tasks off for later)?
Do you learn
best from reading text and assignments or ( do
you learn best from spoken or visual presentations)?
Do you enjoy
learning new computer or technology skills or ( does
the thought of having to learn new PC technology
skills cause you anxiety)?
usually understand written instructions or ( is
it better for you to generally have steps or points explained by
plan to allocate as much time in your schedule for an
online course as you would for a more "traditional'
face-to-face class or ( would
you feel that less time and effort is required)?
you learn well on your own such as engaging in a self- paced tutorial
or ( d o
you feel more comfortable learning online where there is instructor
Do you enjoy
taking on new projects or ( do
you prefer to avoid them)?
stick to the job no matter what happens or ( do
you tend to get easily distracted and forget about what
needs to get done)?
Do you think
it is important to gain support from others to complete
difficult tasks or ( can
you do something on your own and feel satisfied with the
important for you to discuss course work with other peers or ( can
you assess your own efforts)?
organized in terms of time management or ( do
tend to have problems with completing projects).
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