If you are considering taking an online course, the links below will provide you with helpful information you should know before you enroll in an online course.
What should I know before I take an online course? (PDF)
What technology do I need?
Complete the SmarterMeasure Assessment.
SmarterMeasure is a tool that helps you determine your level of readiness for taking online courses. You will be asked questions on topics, such as "how well you can use a computer," "how motivated, organized, and self-directed you are," and "how you prefer to learn new information." You will also be able to measure your on-screen reading speed and comprehension.
But relax, SmarterMeasure is fun. Your scores on this assessment will not prevent you from taking online courses. Moreover, your scores do not impact your grades in courses you may currently be taking. SmartMeasure is provided by EPCC to help you understand your strengths and weaknesses as you prepare to learn online. SmarterMeasure is a tool to help you succeed!