Are you Ready for Online Learning? The following quiz will assess how ready you are to take an online course. Note that your score on this quiz should improve as a result of completing this orientation. Technical Concerns: How comfortable are you with computers? Are you proficient using standard PC/MAC applications such as word processing, spreadsheets etc.?* Yes No Can you create, save and manage files on your computer?* Yes No Do you know how to install software on your computer?* Yes No Internet Access Can you access Internet E-mail and the World Wide Web (WWW) 7 days a week?* Yes No If you do not have your own computer or your computer is not working, can you get to a source or arrange to use some other computer at least two or more times a week?* Yes No Internet Skills Do you currently have an E-mail address?* Note: While an E-mail account is not required when using Canvas, it is helpful to have one. Yes No Do you know how to send and receive E-mail messages?* Yes No Do you know how to attach a file to an E-mail message?* Yes No Do you know how to "paste" text from a word processor into an E-mail message?* Yes No Do you know how to download and open an incoming E-mail attachment?* Yes No Do you know how to conduct an Internet Search?* Yes No Learning Consideration Styles Do you stay on task?* I work well without direct supervision I work best when someone is there to help me Can you prioritize?* I tend to put tasks off for later. I am able to manage my workload, accomplishing tasks before deadlines. I learn best from* reading text and doing assignments spoken or visual presentations. How do you feel about technology?* I enjoy learning new computer or technology skills The thought of having to learn new PC technology skills cause you anxiety How do you prefer to get instructions?* I understand written instructions It is better for me to have steps or points explained by someone How would you plan for your online course?* I would allocate less time and effort for an online course because online courses are easier. I would allocate as much time in my schedule for an online course as I would for a more "traditional' face-to-face class Do you learn well on your own?* I feel more comfortable learning when there is immediate instructor feedback I can learn from self-paced tutorials Is it important for for me to...* assess my own efforts discuss coursework with my peers Are you well organized?* I trend to have problems with completing projects I manage my time well Email This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.