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The following self-assessment is provided to help students determine
if they possess the technical skills needed to succeed in an online course.
Evaluating Your Score
Click the Calculate Score button above to see how many of the
above questions you responded to with a "Yes." Use the following
scale to assess how technically prepared you are to complete a COD online
27 - 22: Excellent
More than likely you have the necessary technical computer/Internet skills
needed to enroll for an Online course.
21 - 17: Fair
Your Technical Skills may be marginal and your lack of skill in technical
areas of using a computer to communicate and navigate the Internet may
possibly jeopardize your ability to complete the course successfully.
16 or less: Need improvement
It is recommended that you access coursework, workshops, or tutorials that
will help you improve your basic computer and internet skills before
enrolling in an online course.