Distance learning is largely based on (guided) self-study.
To do self-study well, you have to take charge of your learning process yourself, you must do SELF-REGULATION.
And there is good news: you can learn self-regulation!
You will find the first handles in:
Or check the summary in this infographic.
Lack of self-discipline? This video will help you develop them!
And remember: the study counselor of your study program is always there for you (via Google Hangouts, by phone or e-mail)!