What to Expect in an Online Course at UIS
Just like any college courses, online courses at UIS vary by instructor and department. Faculty use a variety of tools, methods and strategies to present their content, including:
- Books and journal articles (hard copies and digital)
- Websites and Simulations
- Quizzes and tests
- Asynchronous discussion forums
- Synchronous web conferences
- Projects and other authentic assignments
- Much more
Course sizes generally range from 15-40 students.
UIS Information Technology Services keeps an updated list of computer purchase recommendations for students.