Online Study Courses
Teaching Lab Science Courses Online: Resources for Best Practices, Tools, and Technology (Jossey-Bass Guides to Online Teaching and Learning)
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Every year, students pay $900 and more to test prep companies to prepare for the GRE. Now you can get the same preparation in a book. GRE Prep Course provides the equivalent of a 2-month, 50-hour course.
Although the GRE is a difficult test, it is a very learnable test. GRE Prep Course presents a thorough analysis of the GRE and introduces numerous analytic techniques that will help you immensely, not only on the GRE but in graduate school as well.
Math: Twenty-two chapters provide comprehensive review of GRE math.
Verbal: Develop the ability to spot places from which questions are likely to be drawn as you read a passage (pivotal words, counter-premises, etc.). Also, learn the 4000 essential GRE words.
Writing: Comprehensive analysis of the writing task, including writing techniques, punctuation, grammar, rhetoric, and style.
Also includes a Comprehensive, Free Online Course!
Ask Questions! Our instructors login to StudyDesk to answer your questions. StudyDesk also records the step where you make a mistake or ask a question. This is just one of many powerful educational tools in StudyDesk.
Highly Interactive: You can search the course for any topic, take notes, view solutions, view reports, etc.
Versatile: You can access the course from any computer at any time.
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Mentor Mode: In Mentor Mode, you are immediately told whether you answered a problem correctly, and you can immediately view a detailed solution of the problem.
Test Mode: In Test Mode, you can take a GRE test timed and scored by the program.
While many students and working adults who plan to further their study may benefit from the advantages of online education, there are online students failed because they can’t adapt to the online learning format. If you are interested in earning your degree online, don’t be part of the failure statistics. Here are 5 tips to help you succeed with your online study:
1. Learn How To Stay On Schedule
The biggest advantage of online learning is the study and assignments are in self-paced format, which you can easily plan to fit into your own schedule. But the problem is the flexibility may cause you to keep delaying your study because you have other important stuffs to focus on. You may not able to complete your study within your planned schedule or even give up the study halfway.
In order to ensure the smooth process of your online study and complete the courses on time, you must learn how to stay on schedule. Of course, to stay on schedule, you must first plan your learning schedule and set your goal of the completion date. Don’t let other stuffs to interrupt your learning, follow what you have planned for. Just in case some important stuffs that cause you behind the schedule, you must try your best to work it out so that you are back on schedule as soon as possible.
2. Communicate With Your Professors Regularly
In online study, you cannot depend on face-to-face communication to get your message across. And there is no professor watch after your back to help you if you face any problem in your study. Hence, make sure you fully utilize the communication technologies such as email, telephone and even instant message to communicate frequently with your professors and get you questions answered.
3. Communicate Effectively Your Online Classmates
In school, classmates are very important to help and motivate each other with their studies. Since you and your online classmates are not meeting face-to-face, you will need to make sure you are staying in touch with your online classmates via email, chat or phone. This is especially important when working on group assignment. You and your group members must be able to communicate effective to make sure the group assignments are complete accordingly and submitted on time.
4. Print Out Your Notes
Although you can read the online learning materials from computer screen, but it’s better to organize them offline into files so that you can review them without having to dig through downloaded files or other course materials.
5. Get A Mentor
If you are a person that frequently falls behind the schedule and always need someone to remind you on the due date of a certain task. Then, you will need a mentor to watch after your back to ensure you smoothly move toward the completion of you study. The mentor can be your spouse, children, parent or your best friend. Let him/her know your learning schedule and your goal to complete the online study, invite him/her to be your mentor to ensure you follow the study plan.
Not every online student will succeed in their study, you need to adapt to the online learning environment and above useful tips are able to guide you through.