As we approach the start of a new course term at Excelsior, you may be worrying about balancing your family, work, social, and educational commitments. Basic strategies for success in online learning and for effective time management are crucial for fitting higher education into the context of your life. The online tutorial Success in Online Learning can help.
This is a great resource to explore before you begin an online course. You will learn some very practical tips for organizing your time and work, maintaining focus and motivation, and interacting with your instructors and classmates. Time spent considering and following the advice contained here may be time saved when you will most need it during your eight-week course. Check it out, and let us know what you think, or share your own success tips for online courses.