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General Online Course Information:
Planning to take an online course? Here are some helpful tips: Download helpful tips for accessing your course.
Course Meeting Times:
Some online courses may have synchronous meeting times (which means that you must be online on certain days and times). Check the current schedule for details about individual courses.
ESU Email Account:
Please check your ESU email account prior to the start of your course for information from your professor. All students who are registered for courses at ESU have been assigned an email account. To set up or access your student email go to your ESU portal at myESU
Online courses are run through a program called D2L. You can access D2L through your student portal at myESU. Login information is the same you use to access your email and your portal. For assistance with D2L, or ESU email, please visit Academic Computing.
Students registering for Distance Education (online courses) are required to have daily access to a PC or Mac using Microsoft 2000, Vista or Windows XP and a high speed internet connection.
At minimum, we suggest installing Word and PowerPoint reader (free from Microsoft). You also might need (depending on the course):
- Adobe reader
- Macromedia Flash or Shockwave
- Quicktime (needed for courses using Live Classroom)
- Java (also needed for courses using Live Classroom)
Browser (any of the following will work):
- Microsoft IE 5.0 or greater
- Netscape 6.2.x or greater
- AOL 7.0 or greater
- Mozilla 1.5 or greater