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Introduction to online learning

What is online learning?



Remote learning, distance learning, blended learning....

You may have heard several different terms to describe the ways that we are currently studying online, but what makes it different from face-to-face classes? This video offers a concise introduction to online learning at Sheffield Hallam and what you can expect when your modules move online:

Sessions from the Skills Centre

Although you may find yourself working off-campus more often, that doesn’t mean you can’t access additional academic support from the Skills Centre. 

The Skills Centre offers a well-established remote service available to ALL Hallam students, featuring: 

  • Online webinars 

  • Tailored 1-1 appointments 

  • Writing Forums 

  • Studiosity feedback service  

  • An extensive collection of online resources, study guides and screencasts 

To find out more about our online sessions and resources you can read our blog post. If you would like to book onto an upcoming session, then you can access our online calendar of events. You can also access any of our online collection of resources through our website.