Student Skills Necessary for Success in Virtual Courses

Student Skills Necessary for Success in Virtual Courses

Students are most successful in virtual course when they have:

  • demonstrated time-management skills that indicate the student is capable of submitting assignments and completing course requirements without reminders.
  • demonstrated persistence in overcoming obstacles and willingness to seek assistance when needed.
  • demonstrated verbal or written communication skills that would allow the student to succeed in an environment where the instructor may not provide nonverbal cues to support the student's understanding.
  • necessary computer or technical skills to succeed in a virtual course.
  • access to technology resources to participate in a virtual course.
  • had success in previous virtual or blended coursework