All communications will be done using electronic methods. You will use your Gmail (this isHSU student email) email address which you need to use for all correspondence with methroughout the semester. You can get some answers to frequently asked questions about email atXXXX The seminar goes for 4 weeks; a week starts on Monday and finishes on Sunday at midnight.There is required participation via weekly discussion topics. In order to receive participationcredit, students must post answers to the week's discussion topic by Thursday at midnight andrespond to classmates postings by Saturday midnight. For assignments and exams, the week starts on Monday and finishes Sunday at midnight.
In this seminar, you will learn how to be a successful online student by learning about some of the skills and practices of online students and by learning how to use the tools in MyCR andother tools on the net. You will learn this through the activities in each unit. Every unit consistsof:1.
a description of what you will learn2.
these are brief tutorials to help you use the tools3.
a brief activity to practice what you have learned4.
these are basically checklists of what you were to have learned and they are your way of letting us know where you need help5.
this is a place to share what you have learned with others and learn fromother students
Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:1.understand what it takes to be a successful online student2.gain experience in using the online tools at College of the Redwoods3.work effectivly online in groups4.work collaboratively online
This seminar is officially ungraded. For the purposes of your own personal success in onlinelearning, you need to complete at a minimum the first three modules to pass. We will beinformally grading on a point system to help you learn how grading works in MyCR and to allowyou and your facilitators to keep track of your progress.