This course introduces students to learning in an information-rich society. Students will develop strategies for successful distance learning, time management, and for managing the abundance of information available in today's society. Students will also explore the appropriate use of information in an academic environment. Specific topics for the course include computing skills for distance learning, online library use, academic honesty, and the development of effective study skills.
Recognize vocabulary associated with distance learning.
Examine the concept of distance learning.
Use online databases to locate academic articles.
Explore the online resources available to Axia students.
Computing Skills for Distance Learning
Evaluate Web resources.
Use the Internet for academic purposes.
Use course forums effectively.
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