Free course

Living with the internet: learning online

Free statement of participation on completion

PLEASE NOTE: As part of OpenLearn's ongoing content review, this course will be deleted from the site on Tuesday 23 July 2019. Once this has happened you will no longer be able to view the current content, and the course will no longer appear in your my openlearn profile. This also means that you will no longer be able to download your free statement of participation. If you have already completed the course and earned your statement, we recommend that you download it now so that you have a copy for your records. If you have not yet completed the course and wish to do so, you need to complete it before Tuesday 23 July 2019.

Learning online is one of the great advantages of information technology. This free course, Living with the internet: learning online, will help you establish a safe and comfortable working environment to ensure that your study time at the computer screen does not impact on your health. It also looks at the basic skills for online study, such as file management and installing software.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • tackle computer-based tasks more confidently
  • demonstrate awareness of preferred learning styles.