Students of online business courses access learning material using a Virtual Learning Environment tool called Blackboard.  As students are accessing learning material online, they can study at times which complement their work and family commitments. The type of learning materials provided include: 

  • Live online lectures (these are also recorded for later viewing)
  • Podcasts and presentations (recorded spoken lectures with presentation slides) 
  • Screencasts (video recordings, e.g.: a demonstration of how to solve an equation) 
  • Reading material, assignments and online discussions 
  • Additional online learning tools