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Distance Learning Self-Readiness Assessment


First Name
Last Name
Student ID
Email address
Major
Semester at FGCU


Instructions
Will distance/online learning fit your circumstances, lifestyle, and educational needs? Select one answer for each question below and the computer will score your answers. Based on your score, it will provide you with some basic explanations. To decide whether you should take a distance/online learning course or not, you also need to consult your academic advisor.


Please answer the following questions.

1.  My need to take this distance/online learning course is

low
high

2.  Is it easy for you to get to the FGCU campus and take a course?

Yes
No

3.  Do you have (or are you willing to obtain) access to a computer and the Internet from home?

No
Yes

4.  Are you a self-motivated and self-directed learner?

No
Yes

5.  Are you a procrastinator when it comes to schoolwork and deadlines?

Yes
No

6.  Can you dedicate 6 to 8 hours a week (any time during the day or night) to taking a course?

No
Yes

7.  Is face-to-face social interaction important for you when taking a course?

Yes
No

8.  Do email, computers, and other new distance learning technologies intimidate you?

Yes
No

9.  Are you comfortable communicating in writing?

No
Yes




 

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