Excellent. I read and write often and I have confidence in my ability.
Fair. I like to read but I don’t express myself as well as I’d like in writing.
Below average. I’m not fond of reading and I’d rather express myself in other ways than writing.
Excited about learning the subject and often seek more information on my own.
Anxious that I won’t catch on right away, so I devote extra time to learn the subject.
Easily frustrated. I need to work through problems with others.
Very good. I routinely email, use internet browsers, download files, and install plug-ins. When I run into trouble, instead of getting frustrated, I try to figure out the problem.
Fair. I email, browse the web and download files fairly regularly, but I don’t solve technological problems on my own. I’ll call for help.
Not good. I’ve been on the internet before, but not regularly. I get very frustrated with technology and would rather use a paper and pencil.
Ample. I have a computer at home with high speed Internet connection and my own email address.
Fair. I have access to a computer and the internet, but it isn’t at home. I do have my own email address.
Limited. I don’t have a computer or an email address.
Advanced. I use these applications routinely at work and/or at home.
Proficient. I know how to open files, create basic documents, close, save and edit files.
Novice. I have never used MicroSoft office software.
I get started right away and pace myself to have it finished well ahead of the due date.
I get to it when I can, but I make sure to turn it in before the deadline.
I always put it off until the last minute and hope to finish before the deadline.
15 hours or more per week
10 – 15 hours per week
Less than 10 hours per week
I have taken online classes before and I prefer it to face-to-face courses.
Online seems to fit better into my lifestyle and I want to try it out.
I heard it was easier to than classroom based programs.
Disciplined and self motivated.
Fairly motivated, but I sometimes get distracted.
Unmotivated, I really need the teacher to help me stay focused on my work.
Excellent. I prioritize my work and put a plan in place to complete assignments.
Fair. I sometimes need help remembering deadlines and due dates.
Disorganized. I have a problem managing my work and regularly miss deadlines.