Online Learning Experience

The learning environment

JCU’s online learning platform, LearnJCU, is intuitive and easy to navigate. It’s specifically designed with students in mind, many of whom are juggling family, work and study.

LearnJCU is where you access coursework, discussion forums, assessment information and tutor feedback anytime, anywhere and on any device. All that’s required is an internet connection and a desire to learn.

The learning environment at JCU Online has everything you need to succeed, and it’s right at your fingertips. 

JCU learning environment

How you’ll learn

The JCU Online learning environment enables you to connect, interact and collaborate with your classmates, tutors and academics like never before. It offers access to the same resources you would have on-campus, all via an interactive learning environment.

Some of the collaborative learning tools that you will use include:

  • Live video conferencing, podcasts and webinars through Collaborate Ultra
  • Discussion boards to post questions and comments to other students and tutors
  • Interactive quizzes to test your knowledge of the weekly content
  • Reflective journals and screencast tutorials
  • Engaging animations and video content
  • Collaborate with Tutors and Peers
  • Manage your workload
  • Download the App
Collaborate with Tutors and Peers

Blackboard Collaborate is your virtual classroom, bringing together students from around the world in one online space.

Manage your workload

All subject content is broken down into digestible weekly content, so you know how to focus your time each week.

Download the App

Access your course materials easily via your mobile device with the Blackboard App.


JCU Student Success Advisor

Ongoing support

With the continued support of your Student Success Advisor, the online learning experience is seamless and extremely rewarding.

As an enrolled student during orientation week, you will be invited to attend a walkthrough of the learning environment, to learn more about its functionality and what to expect.

The Success Advisors will also provide non-academic advice and information throughout the entire student journey through a number of tutorials, to ensure that you reach your study goals and succeed as an online postgraduate student.

Ready to get started?

Download a course guide

For more detailed and up-to-date information about your degree, including:

  • Information about the course
  • Course duration
  • Fees
  • Course descriptions
  • What to expect from the course
Download course guide

Speak with an Enrolment Advisor

Investing in the right course for you is important to us and we’re here to help. Simply request a call back and will assist you with:

  • Entry requirements
  • Choosing right course
  • How to apply and enrol
  • How online study works
  • Course duration and fees
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