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.
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 email@example.com first. Amy can assist you in accessing materials, or direct you to appropriate tech support.