The following statements can help you assess your personal attributes and computer skills necessary for online learning. When finished, click the Score button at the bottom of the page.

    Personal Attributes:

  1. I am good at setting goals and deadlines for myself.
    Yes Sometimes No

  2. I can keep myself on track and on time.
    Yes Sometimes No

  3. I am self-motivated.
    Yes Sometimes No

  4. I will have at least the same amount of time, or more, to devote to my online course as I would to a face-to-face course.
    Yes Maybe No

  5. I am able to locate a quiet place to work that is set aside from other uses.
    Yes Maybe No

  6. I feel that high quality learning can take place without going to a traditional classroom.
    Yes Maybe No
  7. Computer Skills:

  8. I can create and print a document.
    Yes Maybe No

  9. I can cut, copy, and paste.
    Yes Maybe No

  10. I can open, move, and rename files and folders.
    Yes Maybe No

  11. I am comfortable with email, attaching files, and saving attachments
    Yes Maybe No

  12. I am willing to use email and other online tools to ask my classmates and instructors questions.
    Yes Maybe No

  13. I am comfortable with things like installing software and changing configuration settings on my computer.
    Yes Maybe No

  14. I am comfortable with things like doing searches, setting bookmarks, and downloading files.
    Yes Maybe No

  15. I am connected to the Internet with a fairly fast, reliable Internet connection such as DSL or cable modem.
    Yes Maybe No

  16. I know what netiquette is and what it means in regards to the online environment.
    Yes Maybe No

  17. I know where to get help, and am willing to seek it if I have technical problems.
    Yes Maybe No



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