Online Education
Is Delhi Online Education for you?

Learning online can be quite different from learning in the classroom, and it's not for everyone. Here are some statements to help you decide if learning online is for you:

1. When juggling work, family, school, sports, hobbies, and different classes, I am good at managing time.
True False
2. I am not able to stay focused and am easily distracted.
True False
3. I am highly motivated to learn.
True False
4. When faced with difficulties, I don't seek alternatives to solve the problem. I give up quite easily.
True False
5. I enjoy and am able to communicate well with technology - using email, discussion boards, or instant messaging.
True False
6. I don't enjoy working at home or at different times of the day or night.
True False
7. I have a computer and high speed internet connection.
True False
8. I believe that my education is my instructor's responsibility - and my grade is mostly up to her or him.
True False
9. I'm confident in my learning abilities.
True False
10. I am reluctant to communicate with instructors and/or fellow classmates when I need help or have questions.
True False
11. I am goal oriented - and work hard to achieve my goals.
True False
12. I am not willing to actively participate in my learning process - by doing research, working on projects, and interacting with others electronically.
True False
13. I take initiative, and can work collaboratively.
True False
14. When I fail a course, it is generally the instructor's fault.
True False
15. I like to work independently.
True False
16. I do not like to express my opinion in writing.
True False
17. I believe that I can get convenient, flexible, high quality instruction online, and that online courses will meet my learning needs.
True False
What score did you end up with? If it's a positive score, the higher it is, the better the match between you and online education! Take a look at our schedules!
Clark Shah-Nelson
P: 607-746-4609
F: 607-746-4300
Email:distancelearning@delhi.edu