Discover how online learning works.
This two-week course will prepare you for what’s to come when completing an online course with the University of Newcastle. We will help equip you with some useful study tools, including resources for staying organised, taking effective notes and essay-writing.
You will also explore the benefits of online study, and be cautioned against some of the pitfalls that land online learners in hot water. In this course, we will look at some of the difficulties you may encounter when studying online, and how you can overcome these barriers to achieve academic success.
- Myths and truths about online study
- Importance of community and communication to successful online study
- Study tools
- Keys to academic success
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for students studying online with the University of Newcastle.
Who developed the course?
The University of Newcastle is a world-class university distinguished by a commitment to equity and excellence. Ranked in Australia’s Top 10 universities, and 197th in the world (QS rankings, 2021).
- LocationNewcastle, Australia
- World rankingTop 200Source: QS World University Rankings 2021
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