Distance and online learning

Distance learning

The Centre for Teaching, Learning, and Technology (CTLT) and the UBC Learning Commons provide a range of resources for students registered in distance education courses. Visit the CTLT website for resources on:

  • Communicating online
  • Appropriate use of technology
  • Online access
  • Online learning competencies

The CTLT also offers an online help desk service for distance learning students. Visit the CTLT Distance Learning website for more information. If you need additional information, support, or guidance regarding distance education courses contact an Enrolment Services Advisor

Online courses

The UBC Learning Commons website has a number of resources to support students taking online courses. Their toolkits, videos, and guides can help you with things like:

  • Contacting your instructor
  • Communicating online
  • Mapping your assignments
  • Using the library 
  • Exam preparation