SPRING 2013 DISTANCE LEARNING SURVEY

 

24. What did you like about the online portion of this course?  [Note: in the original survey, question #28 was a duplicate of this one.  Those responses have been included in this document.]

 

 

      The online discussions

      It's user friendly and I like the flexibility to do my courses at any time.

      working from home

      The timing

      Being able to do my online work on my schedule is  a huge benefit of online courses.

      That it didn't feel like a class, it was more of homework for a mythical thing that I'd get a grade from in the end for some reason.

      The time flexibility

      It was extremely flexible

      That I could do my work whenever it was convenient for me.

      Easy to submit and understand

      The ease and accesability of it. You can learn the materials at your own pace and work through it. Plus you still have the option to ask a teacher.

      Convenient time wise.

      Being able to take quizzes on my own time.

      It fit with my work schedule better and I could work at my own pace.

      Your able to do work on your on time.

      Not having to meet every Monday

      convenient

      The quick response of the professor

      I liked the ease of being able to study on my own time.

      everything

      Access and work when I choose.

      Nothing in the slightest bit.

      Was easy to work and complete course material.

      Everything

      That no matter what time of day the work if available to be complete.

      Everything

      If the teacher was well organized, than online classes were tolerable.

      Work at your own pace

      Flexible schedule.

      Easy to access

      I could do it at time which was convienient for me.

      Convenience

      Easy to understand and very flexible.

      Free to do work at anytime

      could work on my own time

      The textbooks. Whenever I take an online class i engage the textbooks more and I find this to be very rewarding. Sometimes professors can go on tangents and start talking about things not related to the course and this can really take away from the learn

      I liked how all the information concerning the course (grades, syllabus, powerpoints, etc.) was readily available and easy to access.

      I liked that I could complete my assignments online instead of in class.

      It fit well with my schedule.

      nice flow through the semester, no close due dates i had to to do face to face class and work on online too.

      You can work at your own pace and finish the class early and not have to worry about it.

      I like the flexibility of the online courses, though I think deadlines and expectations should be close to finalized at the start of the course instead of having multiple revisions or information that confuses the student.

      That I can sit at my desk with everything I need in order to do homework or take exams online. I can just be relaxed and undisturbed in my own room, with all my supplies spread out and some music on.

      Doing assignments at your own schedule

      the flexibiliy

      convenience

      not having to go to class.

      Easier to manage time and assignments.

      Easy to complete assignments in a timely fashion.

      I liked being able to do work at my own pace and the schedule flexibility.

      I can complete my work at any pace that I want as long as I meet the deadline.

      convinent

      I could do my work on my spare time in between my busy schedule.

      The ability to connect with my classmates online

      It was fun.

      saved me a lot of commuting

      nothing

      It is easier to submit my paper work by did not need to print it, so it is easy to edit my paper.

      not having to drive to the campus.

      More flexibility for my schedule

      How it was easy to follow and to keep up with all my assignments

      I was able to critically think when posting my discussions.

      I liked the ability to do assignments online instead of having to be in a classroom. Online courses gave me more freedom to do assignments whenever I could fit them into my schedule and whenever I felt like it.

      It fit my schedule.

      This course gave me time to learn when I felt like it.

      I could do it on my own time.

      open book test

      the online course was convenient.

      I could work at my own pace.

      Ability to review lectures

      Easy schedule"

      nothing

      The availability of accessing class.

      Being able to fit my learning into my schedule on my own time.

      easy

      I really like the asynchronous discussions and the email interaction with my professors (Huett, especially).

      The fact that I could finish assignments at home

      Not much besides the flexibility of the time your work is do. But I would rather meet face to face."

      all

      I could set my own pace in finishing assignments.

      The ease of working at my own pace

      The power point lectures

      I took two classes that were both entirely online. The classes were convenient and assignments were easy to upload. I did not notice any bugs or glitches while using Course Den. In short, the system worked. Also, the few times I accessed Course Den on my

      Clear questions and pt of course

      Flexible schedule

      The ability to access my classes on my own time.

      Nothing.

      It was very informative course and had many resources to use from the internet.

      It was easier to manage my time.

      That I could take care of assignments around other commitments.

      the flexibility

      Flexibility."

      flexibility

      Nothing

      ease and flexibility

      only that I could work from home

      Flexible work schedule.

      Pace of assignments; organization into modules helped

      Both courses I took this semester were online.

      Convenience

      The ability to complete coursework in a timeframe that allows me to meet my employment and family commitments.

      I enjoyed the flexibilty of not sitting in classes during a certain time.

      flexible hours

      Flexibility of when and where I can do the coursework

      100% online course works good for people with full time job and a family.

      So I love this 100% online course and earn a graduate degree.

      That I could do it on my own schedule.

      I liked that I could work anywhere at anytime. I also liked that I didn't have to drive to campus two or three times a week.

      Learned course materials at my own time,

      The flexibility and freedom that the course offers.

      Fit in with my schedule

      The pacing was great.

      I like the convenience of the online portion of this course.

      Work at one's own pace

      do it at home

      I enjoyed reading the responses from the students in the class and being able to respond to their responses.

      That I didnt ave to drive to carrolton

      Gives me freedom to work at my time pace...

      It gave me the flexibility of working, and attending college at the same time.

      I have never had an online course prior to this, but with Mrs. Jenkins I could do it again.

      Honestly, nothing. I didn't learn a single thing this semester.

      I did not have attend class with an arrogant teacher.

      it was easy to understand

      The fact that I can complete the assignments whenever I had time.

      It is more flexible for my schedule and I can do the work on my own time and own pace.

      assignments

      Being able to do stuff on my own time.

      That it gave all the material information and told you exactly what was expected of you as a student. I loved how it would let you get ahead of the assignments.

      It was convenient for when I was out of town

      I can do the work when I want to.

      Discussion groups

      It was available to do at my own time.

      I like having set deadlines for things and being able to know when things are due weeks in advance.

      It let me do it on my own time.

      It worked better with my schedule.

      i could do my work whenever i wanted to.

      It was flexible. I could work it around my other classes.

      Grades were posted quickly

      The ease of taking the quizzes whenever I wanted to.

      It's more convenient than having to go to a classroom every day.

      It was very beneficial

      It was easy.

      I like the flexibility that it provides.

      easiness

      It was great that I could do the work on my own time and at my own pace. All the information needed to complete assignments was online and easy to get to for review.

      I liked the fact that the PowerPoints were voice narrated rather than simply filled with text to read. The narration elaborated on what was typed into the PowerPoints and helped me better understand the important information that was already typed into t

      it was hard because i have to be very self-motivated.

      I liked that I could do assignments and projects on my own time.

      I could access it at anytime and it was very well-organized.

      I can do things on my own time

      I could do it at my own pace.

      I liked that I was free to do my assignments whenever I wanted, as long as I completed them by the deadline.

      That it was flexible to my schedule.

      I was able to pick a time schedule to do online assignments which was very helpful since I have 4 other classes to focus on as well.

      I liked that I could do it on my own time and work it around my schedule.

      it was easy enough to follow the fact that I needed a scanner was just plain stupid.

      It was a great course even though it was taught online because the information still got across.

      I could complete the work when I wanted.

      Easy to understand

      That it was easy to access.

      My whole class was online so I liked being able to go at my own pace and teach myself the material.

      It allowed me to do work on my own time, when and where I needed/wanted to do it. Also it allowed me to fulfill the need credits without having to go to an extra class on top of my busy schedule. I also like that my particular class was only 8 weeks long

      I liked that I could get online and do the work and discussions at times that worked with my schedule.

      It was easy to use.

      I had more time to complete the assignments in between work, school, and extracurricular activities.

      It was covienient for me. I was able to have my work done one time and it fit my schedule at home.

      Consistency. Each week we had a chapter required with the quiz following. Simple and effective.

      I liked how I could do the work on my own time, also how the teacher told us exactly what to do and made it understandable.

      I like the convenience of finishing coursework early

      A calendar is available with dates of when things are due.

      It allowed me to work on my own time.

      I like the grading process for online courses .

      The discussions."

      Assignments where described clearly and were easy to understand.

      gets to the point

      I had a week to do my work and the power points and articles were easy to access.

      It was on my time.

      I liked how I was able to do all of the work for this online class on my own time. I could fit it into my own schedule.

      I didn't to do it at any specific time, all the work was here whenever i found the time to get it done.

      I liked being at home this semester.

      It was an easy way for me to complete courses while working.

      Able to submit assignments early.

      What I liked the most about this online course was my professor. She was very upfront with all of her assignments and will help you out when you need help."

      I liked I had an entire week to complete each assignment

      The flexibility of not having to be at class at any certain time

      worked with my schedule and made me put fourth more effort

      Convenient"

      I could work on course work on my own time.

      I can complete assignments around my work schedule.

      Ability to work on own time

      I was able to do it in my own time,

      I can do online class work at any time.

      I can complete it at my own pace

      That I could do it in my pj's.

      It allows me to move along in the class at my own pace.

      I liked that sources were readily available.

      not going face to face

      flexibility

      The online portion of this course made it easier to fit in my schedule. I was able to work at my own pace which is valuable to me.

      It was easy to juggle with work & school.

      Freedom to do it on my schedule.

      That you can take the quizzes multiple times

      The ability to log on and complete work when it was convenient for me.

      fits well with my schedule.

      I was able to work on my own time. The due dates were very flexible.

      It fits with my work schedule.

      I like the convenience of doing my work at home

      that I know what i need to do and have done by the end of the semester

      You do not have to commute to campus.

      I enjoyed not having to attend class face-to-face all the time.

      working on my own time

      flexible schedule; work at your own pace

      Being able to voice one's opinion on discussion's post.

      work with my busy scedule

      convenience

      Not having to go to the class every Monday.

      I liked the flexibility in scheduling it offered me.

      Nothing, i do not like online classes.

      She told us up front what was expected and when and what was due.  There was never confusion throughout the semester.

      Convenience and the dropbox function.

      Not having to drive to campus.

      Access was fairly easy.

      Easy to understand

      That the class didn't meet much.

      It allows me to work and not drive an hour and a half to campus

      Flexibility to work on my own time

      The flexibility to work on my assignments at my own pace to meet my needs.

      Accessible from any location. Ability to participate at my own discretion.

      That I could submit my work when I wanted to as long as it was within the due date and time.

      outline format of the new courseden

      It was easy to commit on my own time. It fit very well with my full time work schedule. I did not have to drive 40 miles to school. Although I do like coming to class in person, I find the online courses so convenient for so many people.

      I liked that it was very flexible.

      I liked that I could complete coursework when it was convenient to me since I am in the middle of my internship for student teaching and have a three year old.

      Time to do work

      I like the new set up

      Online classes allow me to complete assignments on my own time.

      It was online

      I liked how you can do the quizzes and review your answers afterward.

      It worked well with my schedule.

      Having my own schedule within the course

      I did not have to make another drive out to Carrollton, when I live 1 hour away!

      The online test was convenient.

      It was organized and I liked that I could complete things on my own time and at my own pace, as long as it was turned in by the due date.

      no face to face

      I could do it on my own time, instead of a set time each week.

      I could do it wherever I needed to, not just in the classroom setting.

      Easy

      I didnt have to report to a class and that gave me more time to study, review, and do other things as well.

      Convenience

      I liked that the teacher made everything open so we could work at our own pace.

      It fits better with my work and class schedule. It also gave me the flexibility to attend to various family emergencies.

      I liked having the flexibility to complete my weekly assignments on my own time with a given due date.

      ease and leisure

      How many reminders the teacher set for us.

      Everything being on my time excluding quizzes and exams

      I liked the freedom to do my work as I could.

      Being able to manage my time as needed.

      I enjoy online courses and have taken online courses throughout my entire graduate program.  Course Den changed this semester and that was difficult to adapt to.  I enjoy learning at my own pace, but having to stay on top of everything in order to make p

      Not having to take the time to go to lecture (even though I wouldn't mind)

      It was easy to do the work on my time and it was better for my schedule

      i could do it on my own time

      I liked how the course was set up online and was not scattered.

      I can work at my own pace and when it is convenient for me.

      I love being able to work on assignments and read on my own time.  I prefer the anonymity of online classes also, you can express your opinion without feeling like eyes are on you the whole time.

      That I did not have to come to campus to take it.

      Working at my own pace

      The flexibility to learn anywhere I prefer most about online learning.

      Worked well with my schedule.

-       All of my courses are online, and I enjoy the flexibility of them all.

      2/3 professors were very well organized and helped to make our work relevant to our lives and overall studies.

      It more easily fit by schedule by not having a class meeting every week. Some of the assignments were able to be done online, so I am glad I did not have to waste time unnecessarily. I especially liked the online componet because the student teaching lab

      I like typing rather than talking (face to face).

      I could do my work when I wasn't at practice with one of mykids or at work.

      I liked that there were mostly daily grades and not that many tests.

      It challenged my intellect more so than my lecture based courses. Professor had a great curriculum.

      Didn't have class

      Being able to have access wherever I was.

      Flexibility

      that i had more than one day to do it. i got to fit it in my schedule of when i was allowed to turn it in.

      I could work at a good pace.

      being able to get work done when I had free time and get ahead.

      I can do things on my own time and it saves me time not having to walk or drive to classes.

      I liked that I was able to complete the assignments on my own time. I work a full time job, and my course instructor is very understanding that we are all busy.

      I enjoyed having a calendar of all my assignments due and an outline with tabs of my assignments that needed to be done an tabs used for notes.

      I liked that it offered many videos.

      I like that I could do the work when I can. I have a busy schedule between work, face to face classes, and family commitments. Being able to do things when I can has been great!

      It's easy to access and complete when it is easy for you. Deadlines are assigned at the beginning of the semester and you just need to complete assignments prior to the deadlines.

      It gave us autonomy to figure out how we would do the project.

      It was flexible and allowed me to participate when it was convenient to my schedule and also allowed me to work ahead if I wanted to.

      I liked the flexibility

      I liked that Professor used videos to communicate with students instead of just sending emails. This made it more personal instead of distanced the way some online classes can be and easier for him to communicate with us more effectively.

      Able to complete things on my own time."

      Everything I needed was on coursden.

      Online classes help me up my credit hours; as my schedule makes it difficult to take many face-to-face courses.

      I liked that I could log on at any time and could get work done.

      Being able to work at my own pace.

      The flexibility

      It was convenient.

      Everything.

      Being able to do a weeks worth of classes in one day.

      I liked having the flexibility to do the assignments anytime I was able to during the week, and I also liked that It is 100% online.

      I liked the flexibility

      It was very informative and when we meet online with the collaborative meetings it help me to get a more clear understanding of the subject matter.

      Convenience

      I enjoyed the freedom of not meeting weekly and having to drive to campus. I was still able to work and have time for my school assignments.

      I could work at my own pace.

      my teacher was nice but online classes are horrible.

      Well, for this particular course it only makes sense to have it online since all the work is done on the computer and no class discussions are necessary - going all the way to campus for something that is done fully on the computer is silly; i'm glad it

      It was easier to participate and do work at my own pace

      It was easily manageable.

      The discussion portion."

-       convenience

-       project evaluation format (rather than tests)

-       collection of documents from several sources to read (with no additional costs for textbooks)

      I liked that you could do the work on your time.

      not having to go to class and could work at my own pace

      Convenience

      It was easy to fit into my busy schedule

      I liked that I could do assignments on my own time.

      It was easy because I can do the work on my own time.

      The accessibility to the information.  For the purposes of my degree, online classes work.  For other classes, I feel that online classes would be an easy way out.

      I liked the layout of the D2L

      Having time to complete the assignments each week.

      easy to understand.

      I liked being able to complete the classwork on my own time and own pace.

      I liked the flexibility in the course, but I also appreciated the structure that the professors set in place. Even though I could work at my own pace, I knew I had to get all of my assignments turned in by a certain day. Having that organization and stru

      Taking my exams at home when its convent for me

      that i can do my work on my time

      It was easily planned and steps were outlined for me to work at my pace.

      my own time

      It was easy to get to and I was able to do the work on my own time.

      I could do work whenever my schedule permitted, instead of having to go to a class at a certain time on certain days every week.

      The expectations were stated clearly and so I was able to do my work without any problems or questions.

      That it was TRULY self-paced..

      Not having to drive to class

      Interaction between students.

      The schedule was set up very well. The instructor was very helpful in every aspect.

      I was able to complete the work given to me at my own pace. Also I was able to save on gas.

      It gave me a break from having to go to the same class twice a week.

      It works best with my work schedule.

      Easy to comprhend

      I appreciated the ability to work asynchronously and at my own pace.

      I like the flexibility to learn at my own pace. I burn the midnight oil after the kids are in bed, and I need to be able to work when I can find time. Any more commitments on my plate (such as having to attend class), and I'd certainly break. I have two

      It was great.

      The flexibility.

      the flexibility it offers me

      Assuming this is CHEM 1211K... This course should not be offered online. I don't hate Chemistry--and I have an A average in here right now, but I can easily see how people fail this class, even when they are good students. All they have to be is too poor

      I live an hour and a half from Carollton, I am thankful I got to complete my MED online.

      having accessibility anywhere. anytime.

      It was convenient because I didn't have to travel and use so much gas and was flexible to my work schedule.

      I don't like Math courses online when teachers aren't helpful.

      neutral

      Freedom to make my own schedule

      It is very convenient for me to continue to work full time and keep my family commitments.

      Being able to work at my own pace and during times that were appropriate for me. Having access to other students and the professor when needed

      Easier to access D2L on my iPad

      When the question says "online portion of this course" which course is being refereed to? I take two of them. Might want to tweak the question

      What I like about online courses in general -- being able to work when I hav

      The flexibility to participate when convenient to my schedule.

      I liked not having to drive to class. I also liked not listening to other students carry on loud side conversations while the professor talked.

      Online learning allows me to take courses that I would otherwise not be able to take.

      Video from professors made the course connected more.

      free to work at own pace and at home

      I can participate when it is convenient for me.

      I liked reading other people's discussion post.  I also liked commenting on others' posts.  I also enjoyed the visual mentoring project.

      The flexibility

      We actually used Wimba to have class on-line.

      I liked being able to work at my own pace and not having many webinars or group projects.

      The entire program I completed was online. We had teams that remained the same throughout the entire program, so while not meeting in person, we had team meetings twice a week for two years, and it never felt like I was in this on my own.

      I liked that I could log on at 1 am if it fit in my schedule.

      I enjoyed being able to attend class in the comfort of my home.  I LOVED not having to get in my car and drive home at the end of class.

      The flexibility and ease of use. I also enjoyed the class discussions among peers.

      Didn't have to drive

      I liked that I could take my quizzes and participate all times of night. It was flexible.

      Everything was easy and accessible at my convenience.

      How it fits into my schedule and I could work at my own pace.

      I liked the ease and convenience of doing my school work at home, on my own schedule.

      I'm not sure which course this survey is for.  It just says "Distance Education."  I took two courses, and neither of them were called "Distance Education."

      no comment

      Not having to go to campus.

      Dr. XXXXXS class.

      working on my own time

      Not having to go to class.

      There was a lot of information.

      Being able to access my classes and being able to do the work at my own pace.

      The pacing of information and ability to partipate late at night when I was mostly available. Also, liked the checklist.

      I took two courses online and the thing that i liked the most was the instructors for both courses.  They were clear in their expectations and available when I needed extra help.

      Works with my schedule."

      Great

      The ease of using it in conjunction with my profession and my family/home life.

      It works for my busy schedule, work obligations and family obligations.

      Convenience

      The flexibility

      Convenience

      Flexible, very convenient to my own schedule.

      That I can earn a degree without being on a college campus - I have work and family and the commute would be hard.

      I like that the instructors made lots of resources available for us in addition to text and course materials.

      I liked it all.

      Work at my own pace

      the convenience

      It fits into my schedule, since I am a stay-at-home mom and have recently started my education internships.

      Saves gas money, spend more times with family, work at my own pace

      easy access, able to work on my on schedule

      Being able to complete my work on my time but within timeframe of due date

      Learning from personal experiences of everyone in my online course

      I enjoyed it all.

      I liked the flexibility and that it allowed me to complete my work and assignments when it fit my schedule.  It allowed me to balance my work, family and school life.

      On my own time

      Being able to complete the work from my home!

      Almost 24 hour access

      I was able to work on my schedule, which is important as I have a job and a family.

      All information was posted and provided. It was an overall good experience."

      all of it

      Can do everything from home and on my own time (for the most part). I also did not have to drive almost 2 hours to get to campus.

      It worked with my work schedule

      worked at own pace

      Flexibility to complete work around my schedule

      The content column on the left side of the page.

      I enjoyed being able to learn without having to commute 45 miles round trip for each class. I feel that I have learned a valuable and ample amount of information this semester.

      Even though this semester was my first semester at UWG and my first semeste

      Flexibility to do at my own pace.

      Flexible

      Not having to drive to class

      It was convenient to my schedule.

      Online courses have proven to be unnecessarily difficult.

      The ability to access the course materials at my own pace.

      I like and need flexibility of online,

      I like having the extra time to work and study based on my current schedule.

      It fits in my schedule

      I live very far from campus and online classes save my  time with family and work.

      everything

      Flexibility

      I mostly enjoy the time management skill that i have developed in this online course.  I have the choice to read and do the homework s and exams with the allotted time frame.

      The instructer was very easy to reach when I needed help.

      they fit into my full time work schedule.

      Flexibility- I work 50-70 hours per week and attending a class in the traditional method is out of the question.  I get home from work and am exhausted.  I take a break and then get into my school work.

      Learning at my own pace and the flexibility of the schedule

      flexibility of schedule

      access anytime I am able to work on assignments

      convenience of accessing course materials anytime

      Very easy to follow, all the work flowed together.

      I liked the flexibility to work when I had the time.

      everything

      I liked not have to make the drive into Carrollton, as it is over an hour from my home.

      It fit well into my schedule.

      I can do the work when I have the time. Being in class at a specific time is difficult for me.

      I could be in my pjs!

      I could work at my own pace.

      Everything-the convenience of working on my own schedule at my own pace within deadlines.

      The grading rubrics were provided.

      I like online because I can work and get my degree.  I work full time and it would be difficult otherwise.

      I liked the flexibility most of all.

      convenience

      I like keeping all correspondence for each class separate.

      The flexibility with my schedule

      Being able to work on my own time.

      Convenience and efficiency.

      able to go to school and work full time.

      Access

      The flexibility to do my work.

      The flexibility

      The flexibility of when to complete assignments.

      The flexibility of time and the convenience.

      The flexibility and accessibility of the professors

      Flexibility and fits in my work schedule

      Ability to access and work on my schedule.

      I enjoyed the flexibility of the online class.

      It was very convenient - especially if I had to travel.  I didn't have to worry about missing classes because I could take my laptop with me.

      The flexibility an online course offers.

      convenience due to work and family

      flexiblity to log on at any time

      It fits my schedule.

      Not having to commute.  Freedom to attend to the course at any time/day.

      convienence

      Convenience

      I could do the course on my timing.  The teacher was very flexible and open to suggestions that worked better for the students.

      The flexibility of the use of my time and the diversity of my classmates

      Interacting with other classmates and communicating with the instructor.

      Convenience.

      I could do it in my own time.

      I like the flexibility to work when it is convenient for me. I also appreciate not having to drive to class, which is an hour from my home.

      I set my own hours, and can access D2L easily.

      Flexibility. I love the D2L. In the past, I have to check my mail under each course i was enrolled in. Not so with the D2l. I can read all my messages when i click on mail.

      Convenience.

      The group discussions were valuable and helped enhance my knowledge of the subject.

      HARD CLASS CAN LEARN AT OWN PACE

      Flexability, I would like more instructor interaction

      I like working at my own pace without the requirement of sitting in a chair, listening to an instructor.

      There was nothing that I did not like. It was wonderful.

      I like being able to log in at any hour and work on my classwork.

      The convenience.

      It allows me to study around my work schedule.

      It fit my life.

      Everything

      flexible scheduling

      Convenience

      Easy access

      The ability to work on my own schedule.

      convenience of being at home, even though I had to take days off to complete different areas of this course.

      I did not like this class at all. But because I has taking 18 credits it was nice not to have to go to class every time. It provided a break.

      I took two courses.  One professor posted grades and feedback throughout semester.  The other professor still has not graded anything and the last class is this week.

      flexibility to work at my convenience- collaborate with students from many areas

      I can do the work on my schedule.

      Convenience

      The convenience

      convenience

      The at home convenienve of logging in at any time of day of night to complete an assignment.

      The flexibility was a plus.

      I like being able to complete assignments at my leisure

      Being able to study at times convenient for me instead of having to be on someone else's classroom schedule. I work full time 1245 pm - 0115 am, it would have been difficult to take this class in a traditional classroom setting, because of driving time t

      Online fits my current lifestyle better.

      Flexible timing to work on assignments.

      Can do it in the comfort of my home and in my pajamas.

      Flexability

      Online is the only way I am able to attend UWG.  The university near me did not offer the courses I wanted.

      Convenient

      The convenience

      The flexibility. Not having to drive an hour to Carrollton.

      Ease of assignmets being posted

      nothing

      That it is online and available at my convenience.

      It's online.

      the use of the instuctions videos. Great job

      training videos

      Working on my schedule is the best part about it.

      most things

      It was a good schedule for compleing assignments

      The easy access and availability for my use.

      Had time to do assignments

      I could work at my own pace.

      It's not that hard.

      You can do your work ahead of time.

      The amount of available resources

      evrything

      Access and work when I choose.

      Ease of access.

      It worked well with my hectic work schedule

      this course?

      Everything

      The only positive is that you do not have to drive to class.

      Able to complete assignments at own pace.

      I could do it when it was convienient for me.

      Convenience.

      I didn't have to wear pants.

      Everything

      everything

      Easy of accessibility from my phone.

      I like the accessibility.

      nice flow

      It is very relaxed and you have enough of a heads up towards when something is due in class and what specifically needs to be done.

      Doing assignments at your own schedule

      the flexibilty

      Everything.

      Easy to complete assignments in a timely fashion.

      I can complete my work at any pace that I want as long as I meet the deadline.

      convinence

      My work was accesible.

      The ability to have everything in one place .

      I could do my work at my own comfortable pace.

      saved me from a lot of commuting

      It is easy to submit my work and exchange the data information with my classmates.

      instant grading for quizzes.

      i was able to look at other peoples posts and reply with feedback and vice verse

      Ease of access

      easier work with open book test.

      I passed my courses.

      I enjoyed this course.

      Very flexible

      Ease of use."

      Education"

      nothing

      accessibility

      24)

      The asynchronous discussions and professor-student interactions.

      Flexibility"

      all

      Easy.

      the easiness of it

      That it works with my schedule

      Flexible schedule

      The flexibility.

      Time management

      it's ease of use through CourseDen.

      time flexibility

      flexibility

      Nothing

      everything

      Modules allowed for student-centered, student-paced submission of assignments, while deadlines and end of access to materials strongly encouraged completion by appointed times.

      Clear dates that assignments are due.

      Everything about the course

      Accessible anywhere.

      That I could do it on my own schedule.

      Instructors responded to my questions promply.

      I was able to complete and submit all my assignments online and download content materials

      Fits in with my schedule

      Design them like Dr. XXXXX does.  Her course was laid out logically with well thought out pacing.  Her discussion boards were useful for learning the material.

      I like the convenience of the online portion of this course.

      work at own pace

      learning

      I am not limited to time constraints in the classroom. I can take my time in my class responses.

      That it was online

      Flexibility.

      It gave me a little more confidence in my understanding of online curriculum.

      Absolutely nothing.

      Being able to submit assignments via dropbox

      it was clear what the teacher expected and graded our assignments quickly with feedback

      It is more flexible for my schedule and I can do the work on my own time and own pace.

      Getting more experience with a computer

      Being able to work on my own time.

      How you could get ahead of assignments.

      It was convenient for when I was out of town

      Not having to get out of my apartment. I could multi-task while doing the online work.

      It was nice to do on my own time.

      It is easier to do because I do not have to meet in an actual classroom every week.

      Quick grading

      I did not really like it.

      The fact that I could do it whenever I wanted within a time period was great.  The teacher was also very good.

      The flexibility.

      I could do it on my own time.

      I liked the fact that the PowerPoints were voice narrated rather than simply filled with text to read. The narration elaborated on what was typed into the PowerPoints and helped me better understand the important information that was already typed into t

      I could do it on my own time.

      It was easy to do work when it was available to me.

      I got to do the assignments on my own time and had them turned in when they needed to be.

      I liked that I was free to do my assignments whenever I wanted, as long as I completed them by the deadline.

      Helps the people who are busy with other classes and activities to make time and get assignments done more quickly.

      It was easy to understand

      The course was very organized and well structured.

      I could do it when I wanted to

      That it was easy to access at any time.

      My whole class was online so I liked being able to go at my own pace and teach myself the material.

      I liked how I could do it from the comfort of my own home and save gas by not having to drive to the school.

      It was all posted on the first day and you had the whole semester to turn it in.

      time management

      I liked how I could do the work on my own time, also how the teacher told us exactly what to do and made it understandable.

      The assignments were explained well on the instructions

      Everything

      Assignments where described clearly and were easy to understand.

      doesnt take up muchn time

      That it was easy and I had plenty of time to complete the work.

      I liked how all of the information was very organized in the content area of the D2L page. It made it very easy for me to stay on top of all my work.

      Again just that i was about to do it at anytime, day or night.

      It was more convenient for me.

      Able to work at own pace and submit assignments early."

      flexibility

      Convenient"

      nothing

      Ability to work on own time.

      I can do online class work at any time.

      Discussion

      i didn't

      The easy way to submit assignments

      Being able to see the entire semester's work since the first day of the semester.

      Convenience

      It was easy to juggle with work & school.

      get information faster and fits great with my schedule.

      The professor Glen Ishoy.

      The convenience of class at home.

      everything

      not much this course was horrible.

      I liked the quizzes

      I eventually found my way around.

      its easy to access

      everything

      The flexibility it offered me and being able to do things on my own time.

      How she communicated with us constantly.

      Not having to meet face-to-face.

      Mostly everything

      Not much.

      It's flexible.

      Flexibility

      Answered above.

      it was all online

      Easy access and I could work on my own schedule while catering to teachers. It was a very fair process and I highly recommend online courses.

      I like my online pysc class because we did discussions and other things that would help us.

      That it fit in with my already busy schedule.

      Yes

      It was easy

      I like mostly everything

      It was easy to manage with my schedule

      I could access the class when it was most convenient for me, but then there were still sometimes when the class would slip my mind because all of my other classes were on campus. I work better face-to-face, but I will take an online class if I have to. I

      Fit my schedule.

      It was organized and I liked that I could complete things on my own time and at my own pace, as long as it was turned in by the due date.

      everything

      I could do classwork any time of the day.

      It was easy to complete and I had two weeks to finish the material in the sessions.

      Easy

      I liked the flexibility to complete my assignments.

      ease and leisure

      The discussions.

      The class did not interfere with my family time

      Pretty easy to understand if you can keep up with it all the time.

      My professor and the course.

      I could do it on my own time

      was easy

      I liked how the contents were easy to obtain from the course.

      I was able to work at my own paste.

      I liked that there were mostly daily grades and not that many tests.

      It challenged my intellect more so than my lecture based courses. Professor had a great curriculum.

      No class

      freedom to work at my own pace

      I can do things on my own time and it saves me time not having to walk or drive to classes.

      I liked everything it was very organized

      I didn't have to go into class.

      I like that I could do the work when I can. I have a busy schedule between work, face to face classes, and family commitments. Being able to do things when I can has been great!

      It was flexible and allowed me to participate when it was convenient to my schedule and also allowed me to work ahead if I wanted to.

      courseden

      I like that Computer Concepts still had due dates throughout the semester so I stayed on track, but I was still able to work at my own pace which I liked.

      Flexibility

      It was easy to use.

      the information

      I got to do one stop shopping. I could view questions fellow classmates had, email my peers or instructor, check out assignments that were coming up, and attend meetings all on one web page.

      Convenience

      he gave multiple times to retake tests.

      The professor was very good about taking our schedule and lives into consideration, that was very helpful."

      Everything

      The accessibility to the information.  For the purposes of my degree, online classes work.  For other classes, I feel that online classes would be an easy way out.

      Being able to submit files online was easier for my schedule."

      easy to understand.

      I liked how we were able to complete our assignment on are own time but with a deadline

      accessibility and time

      I was able to do homework when I got home from work and do it in my own time.

      I could do work whenever I wanted, instead of having to go to a class at a certain time on certain days.

      The assignments and quizzes were available to do ahead of time. The grades were posted quickly.

      everything

      Everything.

      Using the discussion board to communicate with classmates.

      Flexibility with time

      I appreciated the ability to work asynchronously and at my own pace.

      We're are allowed to edit out posts and change fonts now. That is a bonus.

      That everybody got second chances to redo the homework problems.

      For one of my classes, it has worked with my work schedule great and the communication with discussion boards and email is great.

      The flexibility to take more major classes.

      neutral

      Being able to work at my own pace and during times that were appropriate for me. Having access to other students and the professor when needed

      And for questions 29 - 45, am I rating them based on my experiences just this semester, or the entire time I've been at West Ga?

      The flexibility to work on my own schedule.

      Flexibility

      I like having class on-line with WIMBA since it is actually like a face-to-face class.

      I really liked the organization and that assignments were available from the beginning of the course.

      I liked that I could do many things according to my own schedule, e.g. writing the exams on weekends.

      The flexibility and ease of use. I also enjoyed the class discussions among peers.

      I could complete on my own time.

      Everything, it was easy and fit perfectly with my busy schedule.

      no comment

      Not having to go to campus.

      freedom to write my discussions instead of speak them

      There was a lot of information.

      The instructors

      New format is nice."

      Everything

      The ease of participating in conjunction with my profession and my family/home life.

      Flexible, very convenient to my own schedule.

      The entire course was online - if it weren't I would not be able to attend school.

      Worked at my own pace and in my comfortable ome

      lots of resources, and information for the students

      It was very helpful to meet the professors in person before beginning the online course.

      I enjoyed working in groups sometimes.

      Calendar

      my time"

      Freedom and completing the work from my home.

      Discussion board

      Being able to work at my own pace.

      I enjoyed the feedback sessions in Dr. XXXXXS class.

      Classroom discussions and reading materials were appropriate for the online environment.

      The ability to work from the convenience of home.

      no suggestion

      Flexibility

      I mostly enjoy the time management skill that i have developed in this online course.  I have the choice to read and do the homework s and exams with the allotted time frame.

      Doing the work on my time.

      flexibility

      Flexibility

      very structured, easy to follow and turn assignments in on time.

      The flexibility for my schedule was great.

      everything

      Flexability

      The two cohorts blended.

      Everything

      being able to work on my time

      Flexibility

      convenience

      Practical and easy to use.

      I didn't have to drive anywhere!

      Flexibility

      Flexibility

      flexibility

      Discussions with other students.

      The flexibility with my schedule.

      Convenience

      Flexible with my schedule.

      Freedom.  I like CourseDen but it still has issues.  The setup is fine.

      ease and concienence

      Convenience

      The teacher was great.

      Good information and tutorials for how to do basic navigation within the HUGE system- a noteworthy accomplishment.

      that it was online

      Time management flexibility.

      The new CourseDen D2L is wonderful!  Easier than the old CourseDen.

      MIDTERM / FINALS ONLINE, NOT PROCTORED

      flexability

      I like the flexibility of completing assignments at my own pace.

      This class was the best thus far.

      The convenience.

      Didn't have to drive to class every week.

      Everything except the inability to frequently pull up class course content.

      Fine

      Ability to fit it into my schedule.  The actual program evaluation itself.

      convenience

      To be honest - not much. See above

      Easy to go to school while working full time.

      flexibility to work at home or work at my convenience and to collaborate with other students form many areas

      reading the discussions of other people without their being able to see my reaction

      unit discussions

      Availability and the help services when needed.  Always there for you.

      The flexibility

      Everything

      The system was easy to use.

      Fexibility

      It was the only way to take this subject matter so I had no choice.

      The convenience.

      The convenience of completing assignments at various times.

      Not much just saved gas

      It's online.