Online Classes: What are they and why should I take them?
So you’ve never taken an online class before and you want to know what it is like. Well, URI offers many online courses, you can click here to see the full list per semester. You may be wondering if an online course is right for you and there are some questions you may want to ask yourself. One of those questions might be, how does an online class differ from a face-to-face class? If you still aren’t sure, here is a sample online Sakai course that can help give you an idea what an online course would look like. If you are already enrolled in an online course, I would suggest checking our our Online Learning Orientation on Sakai. It will provide you with a brief overview of online learning and prepare you to being your online course.