Using a computer for study
Using a computer for study

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Using a computer for study

3 Communicating

3.1 Introduction

One of the most useful and rewarding things you can do with your computer is use it to communicate with your tutor, other students, and course staff.

If you like exchanging ideas and information, sharing support with other students, asking questions and getting feedback from your tutor, then online communication can add a whole new dimension to your learning:

“Email from another student really kept me going last year, when I thought I would never manage to get to the end of the course.”

This section provides specific information about email, real time chat and managing your time online.


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