This course provides an orientation to the characteristics and processes of distance learning. Students will learn the meaning of key terms used in distance education. They will experience the differences between traditional classroom and distance learning courses. They will learn how to anticipate, avoid, and/or solve typical problems encountered in distance learning environments. In addition, students will learn practical strategies and skills that will help them succeed in online, television, CD-ROM, and hybrid classes.
BHMT participants are responsible for making sure selected course(s) will transfer to the accepting institution.