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Study Options (Distance Education)

Confederation College offers courses through a variety of learning options described below.



Confederation College offers classes in a traditional classroom settings, either through our regional campuses or in Thunder Bay. Daytime, evening and weekend classes are available. Check for current availability.



Distance Education

Students can participate in live scheduled classes via internet connection in real time via software-enhanced audio and video conferencing technology. Students access classes from any regional campus, Contact North access site or from home. NOTE: Although participating in classes is available from the student’s home, tests must be invigilated at the student’s local Contact North Access site, Confederation College Testing Centre or by previously approved private invigilator.



Online Learning (OntarioLearn and Confederation Online)

This online learning environment provides students with access to their courses 24/7. A class schedule is posted at the beginning of the course. Students work independently but must adhere to the schedule for submission of assignments, discussions and exams. Instructors are accessible via a number of electronic communication tools, such as email, course chats, and discussion boards.