Why I Chose Distance Learning for My Second Degree

When I decided I wanted to do a second degree, I knew that I had to choose something that would fit around my current life. This wasn’t about me fitting in with studying, but supporting a family while I improved my education. I also needed a degree that I would be able to afford, since Read More …

How I Manage My Time as an Online Student

For the last few years I’ve been an online student. All my courses have been done through distance learning, and it’s been great. I’ve worked on subjects that I would never have done at a fulltime university. But there is a major issue for an online student. Time management. I know I’ve shared tips about Read More …

Why I Chose Distance Learning for Studying the Second Time

There are three ways to study: full-time, part-time, and distance learning. The first time I went to university I chose to do it through full-time study. Well, more like that choice was made for me. When I went to university the second time, I chose distance learning. Why did I pick that? Well, I have Read More …

Why Distance Learning Is So Hard

I chose distance learning because it suited my situation at the time. In fact, it still suits my situation. I can study when I have the chance to around my work and can still raise my daughter at home. However, distance learning is so hard! I didn’t appreciate just how hard it was during my Read More …

The Skills You Need to Study Through Distance Learning

Distance learning is one option for taking a degree. This isn’t an option for everyone because they do not have the basic skills needed to study at home and on their own. Before I decided that the Open University was for me, I had to go through the type of learning the distance learning course Read More …

Distance Learning Online Courses: The Pros and Cons

There are different methods to learn and study and distance learning online courses are just one. The question is whether this is the right form of studying for you. There are many pros and cons to this form of study and it takes a certain type of person. I opted for distance learning and started Read More …