Minimum Technology Requirements for Distance Learning
When participating in distance education courses, it is vital to consider the technology needed in order to have a successful course. We recommend that you meet the technical requirements below when using the learning management system (LMS) of the University.
Note: For additional required hardware or software requirements for your course(s), contact your instructor or refer to the course syllabus for additional information on their requirements.
A computer (desktop/laptop) or mobile device (smartphone/tablet) that is less than 5 years old will work.
NOTE: Chromebooks are not recommended and may not be compatible with all third-party tools used in course shells.
Speakers/headphones/earbuds for listening to audio or videos presented in courses.
Webcam for interacting in course activities that require video feedback from students, such as VoiceThread or other third-party tools.
The following software is required :
An Internet Browser, such as Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome preferred. (See Internet Browser section for more information.)