FOUR SUPPLEMENTAL MODULES Résumé Module Cover Letter Module Module Presentation Module
TWO EXTRA CREDIT MODULES Report Module Citation Module
TIME DEDICATION Core Module: Unlimited study time – designed to take 1 ½ hours to comprehend fully Tests: 20 minutes max Supplemental & Extra Credit Module: Unlimited study time – designed to take 1 ½ hours to fully comprehend Test: 10 minutes max
Important Notes Points Are Usually Lost Because: Last day computer crashes, Internet loss Incompatibility issues; can’t access UTSA server (usually over the weekend, or holiday) DO NOT USE WI-FI !!!!!
ASSESSMENTS (Tests/Quizzes) You may access the study modules for as long and as often as you wish Assessments may only be taken ONCE
OWL EXAMPLE Accessing Critical Thinking Core Module
ANATOMY OF A TEST
SUPPLEMENTAL MODULES From the “Get Started” Page:
SUCCESS TIPS Use Firefox or Chrome Browser Plan Ahead – Deadlines not extended Read all Instructions Don’t Stop Once Assessment started Use Table of Contents, Breadcrumbs, Course Menu, Drop Down Menu, & Icons
SUCCESS TIPS 2.0 Something ALWAYS goes wrong, so take tests early. “My computer crashed,” “I had a power outage,” “I had a connection problem,” BLAH, BLAH, BLAH, BLAH. These are quibbles—NOT legitimate reasons for failing to complete OWL assignments on time.
WHAT IS THE OWL? Business Communication & Professional Development