Assessing the Validity of Varying Points of View

Only available on StudyMode
  • Download(s) : 283
  • Published : May 29, 2011
Open Document
Text Preview
TitleAssessing the Validity of Varying Points of View

Assessment A, Part 1: Assessing the Validity of Statements in a Discussion Some people think that online education is not as effective as a traditional classroom. ☐ Reasonable
☑ Unreasonable

Getting a degree online gives you much more flexibility in terms of when you take classes. ☑ Reasonable
☐ Unreasonable

You can’t learn as much online as in a normal classroom.
☐ Reasonable
☑ Unreasonable

You get better personalization and interaction online than with a traditional class. ☑ Reasonable
☐ Unreasonable

An online degree will never earn you the same salary as a traditional degree. ☐ Reasonable
☑ Unreasonable

If you have the drive to succeed, you can get just as much out of the online education as you can from a normal classroom. ☑ Reasonable
☐ Unreasonable

Assessment A, Part 2: Assessing the Validity of Statements in a Discussion Explain why "Some people think that online education is not as effective as a traditional classroom" is unreasonable. You gain the same knowlege through each course through an online education, you are just doing your assignments at a different pace and on a different schedule then students in a traditional classroom.

Explain why "Getting a degree online gives you much more flexibility in terms of when you take classes" is unreasonable.

Explain why "You can’t learn as much online as in a normal classroom" is unreasonable. Online classes have discussion boards and participation requirements for each student to partake in conversations throughout the class week. These conversations are just like talking to classmates in a traditional classroom, but instead these conversations are being held over chat rooms or discussion boards through text.

Explain why "You get better personalization and interaction online than with a traditional class" is unreasonable.

Explain why "An online degree will never earn you the same...
tracking img