WVU Online
Online

Course Delivery

OA

Online Asynchronous

(100% Online + Asynchronous Only)

100% of class sessions are delivered via distance education technologies. There are no campus visits or visits to designated sites. No synchronous events can be required. Cannot be self-paced. Substantive instructor-initiated interaction is present.

OS

Online Synchronous

(100% Online + Synchronous Events)

100% of class sessions are delivered via distance education technologies. There are no campus visits or visits to designated sites required. Synchronous learning events may be required throughout the course. May have both synchronous and asynchronous elements. Cannot be self-paced. Substantive instructor-initiated interaction is present.

LR

Low-Residency

(100% Online + Synchronous Events)

At least 75% of class sessions are delivered via distance education technologies. This type of course requires students to travel to campus or other designated sites to attend an orientation, take exams, or participate in other on-site experiences. Substantive instructor-initiated interaction is present.

HY

Hybrid

(100% Online + Synchronous Events)

At least 50% but less than 75% of class sessions are delivered via distance education technologies, but some visits to a classroom or designated instructional site are required.

HF

HyFlex

(50-74% Online)

All core class content is available both face-to-face and online, and there are variations in instructional delivery. Students may choose to attend on campus, online, or a combination of both based on preference. The course must meet the requirements listed in one of the “entirely online” sections above. May have both synchronous and asynchronous online elements. Special note for AY20-21: Given the 50% seating capacity limitation on classrooms (to maintain social distancing), in-person seat availability will limit the element of choice in many cases. In select course sections, physical attendance may be required on certain days and students will be informed accordingly.

IP

In-Person

(Less Than 50% Online)

The majority of instruction is provided in a face-to-face classroom setting and physical attendance is expected. However, students may be expected to regularly supplement their learning through the use of distance learning technology.

In

Internships

(Less Than 50% Online)

The majority of instruction is provided in a face-to-face classroom setting and physical attendance is expected. However, students may be expected to regularly supplement their learning through the use of distance learning technology.

Li

Live Online Sessions

(Less Than 50% Online)

The majority of instruction is provided in a face-to-face classroom setting and physical attendance is expected. However, students may be expected to regularly supplement their learning through the use of distance learning technology.

On

Online Courses

(Less Than 50% Online)

The majority of instruction is provided in a face-to-face classroom setting and physical attendance is expected. However, students may be expected to regularly supplement their learning through the use of distance learning technology.

Re

Residency Required

(Less Than 50% Online)

The majority of instruction is provided in a face-to-face classroom setting and physical attendance is expected. However, students may be expected to regularly supplement their learning through the use of distance learning technology.