Online learning opens up a lot of opportunities for people that Amy not be able to fit scheduling classes into their schedule. Taking an online course enables a student to learn idealistically in the comfort of their own home. It becomes more convenient and some what easier because students are able to teach themselves using their own pace. The belief that assignments are due when ever they want and can be completed and turned in at any time is false. There is still a schedule, but not as strict and direct as taking in person classes. But, a schedule you compose. Online courses are meant to be flexible and and adaptable. What also makes online learning more interesting is the additional resources students are allowed to use. Students are entrusted to use google and online resources to complete assignments, almost seen as more free range. There are many keys to being successful at online learning, it is just a matter of knowing what you need as a student.