Develop a Claim

Write an introductory paragraph in which you develop a claim that will later be the basis for your Unit 2 essay:

"How does my selected activity or characteristic affect success in an Internet-based college course?"

Remember to include a strong thesis statement, which is a one-sentence claim or argument of the position you will take in your essay. Try to go beyond simply announcing your topic and listing the discussion points you plan to make in the body of your paper; keep in mind that you will work to prove your thesis in the body of your essay.

Write an introductory paragraph in which you develop a claim that will later be the basis for your Unit 2 essay:

"How does my selected activity or characteristic affect success in an Internet-based college course?

With the advent of technology and multimedia tools available online, there comes a huge variety of ways to acquire knowledge. As 21st century learners exposed to vast social media applications, software and websites, there are somehow tempting technology developments that may affect the learning environment and the learners themselves. This is why it is essential to create or have specific set of activities and characteristics in order to use these technologies at its best. How a student behave with these technological advancement tools can also be a great factor which can affect success in an internet-based college education. Lastly, the goals of the students is a must because it is the person himself or herself will lead his or her success.