Self Assessment - Study Habits and Motivation
Your study habits and motivation will play a critical role in your success as an e-learner. e-Learning courses allow you more flexibility, but also require good time management skills and self-motivation for successful completion.
Your responses suggest that an online course may not be the best choice right now because your skills and motivation may need strengthening. Don't be discouraged, but please note that problems associated with planning, organization, and self-discipline can affect your success. Remember that much of the material in online courses is presented as text, so you should expect a lot of reading.
You may have more success in a traditional classroom setting.
Taking an online course is definitely a possibility, but remember that problems associated with planning, organization, and self-discipline can affect your success. Consider all of the factors involved in an online course and decide if you are willing to utilize your skills and motivation.
FYI: Most agree that online learning is neither easier nor quicker; in fact it may be even more time intensive than a face to face class.
You are ready to take an online course. It appears that you have good skills for reading complex materials and monitoring your own progress. Your organizational skills, self-discipline, and motivation will help you succeed in an online class. It is likely that you will stay focused and motivated, even when the course is difficult.