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Study tips & resources

Setting you up for success before you jump into your online study.

Ready to start studying? Login to your course in Canvas, your online learning platform.  

What are you studying?

Future Skills online study basics

All the basics to get you started with your study with RMIT Online

What to expect from your Future Skills course

You'll learn about:

  • Course length and study modules
  • Activities, milestones and the final project
  • Mentors and the learner success team 
  • Communication tools and channels

Course toolkit

Get familiar with the software that will power your online learning
Booking 1:1 mentor feedback sessions in Canvas Calendar
Accessing weekly group webinars & past recordings in Collaborate Ultra
Using Slack to chat & collaborate with peers & mentors

Course outcomes

The rewards for completing a FutureSkills course with RMIT Online

The value of your digital credential

You'll learn about:

  • The RMIT endorsed digital badge 
  • Displaying your badge on LinkedIn
  • Credential benefits to employer confidence
  • The value in instant verification

Alumni stories and tips

Past students share their experiences and tried and tested study tips
Michael's story: Landing a dream job by studying online
Yawen's story: Changing roles to follow your passions
Zofia's story: Balancing learning online with being a full-time parent
John's story: Upskilling to stay relevant in a changing workforce
Samantha's story: Keeping ahead through a changing tech landscape
Brooke's story: The value of industry leader designed courses

Got any questions?

The prospect of online learning can feel daunting before you start. We've collected answers to some common queries to put your mind at ease.

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