DLC: Technical Requirements
Casper College uses the Moodle learning management system for all distance education courses. Moodle is also used as a part of many face-to-face and hybrid courses at CC. One of the greatest benefits of digital education is that your classroom can be accessed nearly anywhere with a device that has an Internet connection and a modern web browser.
Google Chrome: This link will take you to the download page
Mozilla Firefox: This link will take you to the download page
Internet Explorer: Comes installed on Windows devices
Safari: Comes installed on Apple devices
Microsoft Edge: Comes installed on Windows 10 devices
Technical Knowledge Prerequisites
While online learning is extremely flexible and convenient, it does require students to utilize a different set of skills than what they may use in a traditional classroom. To be successful in online learning, be sure you can perform the tasks listed below.
- Access the internet at least a few times per week to check class announcements and participate in course activities.
- Navigate web pages.
- Understand the difference between an “upload” and a “download.”
- Communicate through email.
- Create, save, and upload documents from a computer you operate.