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Degree Applied to Internship
A Master’s in Professional Communication degree has prepared me in many ways
to fulfill my responsibilities as an intern for the Department of State. As illustrated in the
previous sections in this...
Beaver Murdock Academy--Beaver (Beaver County, Utah)
Theology. All Faculty Members: Instructors. Course²earœredit Christian Era ‘…2e5 unit Pre-Christian Era ’, 3…2e5 " Church History and Doctrine ”…2e5 " Method of Grading. A plus or minus 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26...
online learning is that clear, constant communication is essential. Distance learners can feel
disconnected from their programs and instructors because of the physical distance between
themselves and those with whom they are interacting....
This project is dedicated first and foremost to Lorna, who has offered endless support and
encouragement in my academic endeavors. Her confidence in me has been the catalyst that has
transformed my dreams into reality. I...
THE WEB FOR COMMUNICATION PROFESSIONALS
Dr. L. Paul Husselbee, Capstone Committee Chair
The World Wide Web is taking an increasingly prominent role in the lives of communication
professionals. Students entering the...
Appendix 2: ACRL Standards
Standards, Performance Indicators, and Outcomes
The information literate student determines the nature and extent of the information needed.
1. The information literate...
connect after conducting regular live video chats with their instructor, and the wide availability
of video chat services makes this an easy way to help students succeed.
Since online learners do not attend scheduled classes, online...
interaction and teacher-student immediacy. Without meeting several hours per week with the
class and instructor in person, students can feel disconnected and grades suffer (Hutchins, 2003).
Conaway, Easton & Schmidt (2005) found that if...
accomplish project goals. Understanding the code that makes up the web is no different than the
paper and ink that makes up a printing press. This course will give students the technical
foundation needed to get started developing and...
the Lumber and Brick schools. Mrs. Lizzie Neilsen recalls her school days with "Aunt Lu" in these words: "She was the mother of a large family, which always incuded a baby. All the children came to school with their mother, and each morning we were...
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7. Quiz Console – Students can take quizzes using the Quiz Console. Instructors can
build quizzes using four question types: multiple choice, true-false, fill in the blank,
and short answer. The quizzes are...
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via thumb drive. An entire course can be distributed in one, self-contained document. Below is a list of
components that can be incorporated into an I-Text:
1. Communication Console – The main drawback of...
The I-Text Distance Learning System 3
familiar to students would be for the course to progress like a book: from one subject area to the next,
without jumping around the system using links.
The system should also provide all of the elements of...
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either helps or hinders students’ ability to learn course content. In many cases, the studies have
concluded that the use of hypermedia may cause confusion (e.g.-Kinshuk, 2009) or undue cognitive...
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to the SWATC website (currently www.swatc.edu) and copied to a DVD for those instructors in outlying areas that lacked access to a computer lab. The PowerPoint is very basic, without audio or multimedia prompts. It is a series...
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15. The institution has a written plan for determining the effectiveness of student personnel services, for documenting an annual evaluation of these services, and for disseminating the results to the staff so that pertinent...
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Before an authorized person is allowed to take a student record, he or she must sign the record out with the Data Specialist or the Student Services Coordinator in compliance with the Southwest Applied Technology College...
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building, this remedial academic support program provides individualized assistance for students in strengthening their math, reading and writing skills to the level where they can be successful in the appropriate training...
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learning environment. They specifically note that more than 400 colleges and universities use the multi-user platform of Second Life to offer distance learning courses to its 12,000,000-plus users.
Taking its cues from peer...
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SWATC’s online orientation and student evaluation
Because Southwest Applied Technology College covers a geographic service area that is larger than the states of Connecticut, Delaware and Rhode Island combined, many of its...