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Am I Ready for E-Learning?
Self-Assessment

Computer Access and Equipment

  1. Do you have access to a computer at home?
        Yes   
        No  
  2. Do you have access to the Internet at home?
        Yes    
        No  
  3. Do you have e-mail?
        Yes    
        No  
  4. Do you have software for browsing the Internet (Netscape or Internet Explorer, for example)?
        Yes
        No

Computer Skills

  1. Do you know how to send and receive e-mail attachments?
        Yes
        No
  2. Have you used the Internet for communication and electronic discussions (chat rooms, bulletin boards, listservs)?
        Yes
        No
  3. Can you follow written directions that describe how to use a particular piece of software or technology?
        Yes
        No
  4. Can you download and install plug-ins for your browser, or would you be able to follow written directions to accomplish this?
        Yes
        No


Time Commitments

  1. Is it difficult to attend classes at a college campus during the day due to work or family commitments?
        Yes
        No
  2. Can you schedule 4-6 hours per week (for a two-credit course, for example) for the e-learning activities and homework that will be required -- note that these hours can be anytime during the day or night.
        Yes
        No 
     

 Learning Style / Attitudes

  1. Are you a self-motivated person?
        Yes
        No
  2. Can you read and understand material independently?
        Yes
        No
  3. Do you procrastinate when it comes to homework and deadlines?
        Yes
        No
  4. Can you communicate effectively through writing?
        Yes
        No
  5. Do you enjoy reflecting and sharing experiences as part of the learning process?
        Yes
        No
  6. Do you think that high quality learning can take place without regular face-to-face interaction with the teacher and the rest of the class?
        Yes
        No
  7. Do you think taking a class via e-learning will be easier than taking the class in a traditional setting?
        Yes
        No
  8. Do you prefer verbal feedback on projects and assignments?
        Yes
        No