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How to Succeed in an Online Course

How to Succeed in an Online Course

How to Succeed in an Online Course is a required prerequisite for all students wishing to take a SinclairOnline course. Any Sinclair student, faculty or staff may sign up for How to Succeed in an Online Course. See details below:

  • Free online course—available anytime
  • Not for a grade or credit
  • Self-paced—course takes 1–3 hours to complete
  • Teaches you to use the ANGEL system

Requirement for SinclairOnline Students

  • Students must complete How to Succeed in an Online Course before registering for any SinclairOnline courses.
  • Students who have successfully completed How to Succeed in an Online Course in fall quarter 2008 or after will not have to complete it again before registering.
  • Students who have completed a SinclairOnline course with a C or better in fall quarter 2008 or after will not have to complete How to Succeed in an Online Course before registering.
  1. Log in to the student portal at my.sinclair.
  2. Click the Go button in the ANGEL Courses section.
  3. Look for the section called Learn How to Use Angel near the bottom of the ANGEL home page. Click on the How to Succeed in an Online Course link, which automatically enrolls you in the course.
  4. The next time you log into the portal and access your ANGEL courses, you will see How to Succeed in an Online Course under your Courses heading. Click the course link to access the class.