Studying at a distance is difficult, and in order to be successful you need to develop a range of important skills. This section describes how to maintain self-discipline and manage your time well, how to work independently, and how and where to find support when necessary.
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For study skills common to both internal and distance students, see the section on study skills. Time management specifically for students studying at a distance is available here: time management for distance students.
Many Massey courses contain an online component. For information on how to use this, see the section on Stream.
See also the main distance study section for Massey University.