Orientation to Online Learning with IBOLT

Course number: DEPS0196 • Credit hours: 1 hrs


Distance Education Course: The purpose of this course is to introduce you to IBOLT learning. This includes an overview  of independent study, online learning, research tools available to you and essay writing and APA formatting.

Course Description: If you have been away from formal study for some time, or if you are new to online learning, this course should be informative for you and provide you with tools to be successful in your IBOLT studies.  This course offers an opportunity for you to do “big picture” reflection for why you are studying with IBOLT.  It also offers practical insight for the academic writing you are required to do throughout IBOLT.

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    Instructor:  Gonam Raju

Biography: Gonam Raju lives in Barrhead, Alberta.

Since 1964, Gonam has been worked in education as a teacher and administrator. Until his recent retirement, he worked at the Alberta Distance Learning Center for over twenty years, and most recently as CEO Supervising Principal since 1997. He loves to travel and read.

For Gonam, on a hot day, his beverage of choice is water!

B.A. (Psychology and History), University of South Africa (Honours)
B.A. (History), University of South Africa
Bachelor of Education (with distinction) University of South Africa
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting, Economics), University of South Africa
Masters of Education, University of Alberta
Doctorate in Education (Candidate), University of Alberta


Course Costs

IT Fees $ 36.00

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Tuition $ 232.00
Textbook Sales (inc GST) $ 0
CoursePak Text (inc GST) $ 26.25
Shipping $ 0
TOTAL $ 294.25

For more information about this course you may contact IBOLT at 1.877.451.4980