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Online Course Types

Distance Education:  Online Course Schedule Types (effective summer 2019)

Online Exclusively

These online courses can be identified by the Schedule Type: Online Exclusively

These online courses will not require any scheduled class meeting times, either virtually or on campus. Course materials and course content may be accessed by students at any time. This course may require that examinations be completed in a proctored environment. There may be an additional cost for online proctoring. Some courses may offer other proctoring options (e.g. on campus or at an approved testing center).

Online + Scheduled Online Meetings

These online courses can be identified by the Schedule Type: Online + Scheduled Online Mtgs

These online courses will require you to be available for scheduled class meeting times when you will be expected to participate in real-time.  This course may also require that examinations be completed in a proctored environment. There may be an additional cost for online proctoring. Some courses may offer other proctoring options (e.g. on campus or at an approved testing center).

Online Course + Scheduled Campus Meetings

These courses can be identified by the Schedule Type: Online + Scheduled Campus Mtgs

These courses will include a combination of online instruction and scheduled class meeting times when you will be expected to be present in the classroom on campus. The proportion of online and face-to-face meetings will differ by course and by instructor and may
vary at the instructor’s discretion. This course may also require that examinations be completed in a proctored environment. There may be an additional cost for online proctoring. Some courses may offer other proctoring
options (e.g. on campus or at an approved testing center).

Online + Limited Class Meetings

These courses can be identified by the Schedule Type: Online + Limited Class Mtgs

These courses will include a combination of online instruction and scheduled class meeting times when you will be expected to be present in the classroom on campus. Instruction in this course will be primarily online, but you may be required to attend class on campus up to 5 times during the semester. These dates will be scheduled at the discretion of the faculty member and communicated to students prior to the start of the course. Students will find these dates in the course offerings schedule. This course may also require that examinations be completed in a proctored environment. There may be an additional cost for online proctoring. Some courses may offer other proctoring options (e.g. on campus or at an approved testing center).

Online Course Resources for Students

http://academicaffairs.cofc.edu/distance-education/index.php