Course Types

Understanding Your Options

Alamance Community College offers a range of course delivery options to meet the diverse needs of our students. Use the resources below to better understand the types of courses we offer, search for courses by type and make decisions* about your course schedule. 

*We strongly recommend meeting with your Academic Advisor prior to finalizing your course registration each semester.

On-Campus Learning

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Online Learning

map pinOn Campus clock iconScheduled Meeting Days/Times
map pinOnline clock iconFlexible
  • Course section ends with “W”
  • Meet on campus on specific days and times
  • Experience face-to-face time in small class settings with faculty and students
  • Follow social distancing and other established health and safety measures (Refer to our Roadmap to Moving Forward)

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  • Course section ends with “E”
  • Engage online daily/weekly when it is convenient for you to learn without scheduled class times
  • Interact with faculty and students online
  • Complete all coursework online by due dates

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student joining live online class

Live Interaction

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Hybrid / Blended

map pinOnline* clock iconScheduled Meeting Days/Times map pinOn Campus & Online clock iconMix of scheduled on-campus and flexible online
  • Course section ends with “EL”
  • Meet virtually at specific days and times
  • Interact live with faculty and students in a virtual environment
  • Complete assignments online outside of the class session by due dates

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*Meeting on campus may be
required for Labs

  • Course section ends with “H”
  • Engage in a combination of in-person classes and online learning
  • Meet on campus on specific days and times
  • Experience face-to-face time in small class settings with faculty and students
  • Complete coursework online by due dates
  • Follow social distancing and other established health and safety measures (Refer to our Roadmap to Moving Forward)

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Comparison of Course Types

Course CharacteristicsOn CampusUses MoodleReal-Time Virtual
students at desks
On-campus Learning
Instruction occurs on campus.
Course section ends with "W"
YESYESNO
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Online Learning
Instruction occurs online.
Course section ends with "E"
NOYESNO
student joining live online class
Live Interaction
Course meets online at specific days and times.
Course section ends with "EL"
Labs may meet on campus.
SOMETIMESYESYES
moodle logo
Hybrid / Blended
Essential course information is provided through Moodle, ACC's learning portal.
Course section ends with "H"
SOMETIMESYESSOMETIMES

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