Tips for learning online
Below are some resources designed especially for Luther Seminary Students.
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This document was created specifically for Luther Seminary students - a must read!
Videos: Tips for successful online learning from Luther Seminary Students and Faculty
Tips for success from Faculty (15:49)
Luther Seminary faculty Dr. Matt Skinner, Dr. Amy Marga and Dr. Michael Chan share advice for online learners.
Tips for success from students (36:48)
Luther Seminary students Dan Bielenberg, Bethany Walker, Monica Holman, Shari Schwedhelm and Scott Dalen share advice for online learners.
Organization tips/time management/syllabi/general tips: Start - 11:40
Connecting with classmates: 11:41- 22:00
How to stay motivated, misconceptions of online learning 22:01 - 31:53
Closing thoughts: 31:54 - 36:48
Walkthrough videos of various systems:
Video (3:47): Intro to Inside Luther - our communications and information hub
Video (5:56): Intro to “MyLutherNet” - our student portal for grades, registration, and more
Video (9:40): Intro to Moodle - our learning management system, where you complete your coursework
Video (6:12): Intro to Zoom - our live webinar tool
Brand new to computing? Check out some beginner tutorials:
Computer basics: https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/computers/
Internet use and different browsers: https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/internet/
Microsoft Windows: https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/windows/
NOTE: Download Office 2019 Free at: https://inside.luthersem.edu/technology/microsoft-office-other-software/
Getting started with Word: https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/word/getting-started-with-word/1/
G-Mail, Google Docs, Google Drive: https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/googleapps/
(note: No need to set up an account, you receive one from Luther Seminary)