Ohio State ATI

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
Wooster, Ohio

Computer Requirements

Skills You Need to Succeed

In order to succeed in online courses you will need certain computer and technology skills.  You should be able to access e-mail, operate word processing software, navigate and adjust settings in your web browser, and be able to find specific information and resources on the internet.  You should also have a basic familiarity with your designated learning platform, which is Moodle for professional development courses, and Carmen for academic credit courses.

Computer Requirements

Minimum computer requirements include the following:

  • A high speed internet connection using current versions of Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or similar web browsers.
  • An active e-mail account
  • Microsoft Word word processing software
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Flash Player

What if I need help?

If you have trouble accessing quizzes, lectures, or other materials available in Moodle, please contact Amy Kohmetscher kohmetscher.1@osu.edu first.  Amy can assist you in accessing materials, or direct you to appropriate tech support.