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Course Information

Overview of Course Information Topics

Technical Help

  • TRACS Support
  • IT Assistance (ITAC)
  • Problems with Video

Hardware and Software Requirements

  • Minimum System Requirements
  • Browser
  • Plug-Ins
  • Video
  • Virus Protection
  • Microsoft Office

Tips for Success with TRACS

  • Download and Start Using Firefox
  • Pasting from Word into a Forum Post
  • Learning Modules Print View
  • Opening Articles in Alkek Databases

Important Policies and Procedures

  • Minimum Technical Skills You Should Have
  • Guidelines for Success as an Online Learner
  • Avoiding Copyright Violations and Plagiarism
  • Using the Alkek Library
  • Special Accommodations
  • Academic Honesty
  • Financial Aid and Tuition Costs

Interacting Online

  • E-mail
  • Discussion Forums
  • Chat Room

Teamwork Tips

  • Why Teamwork?
  • Teamwork and Your Future Employment
  • Start Early!
  • Decide How You Will Communicate
  • Check for Understanding
  • Practice Good Netiquette
  • Create a Team Charter
  • Develop a Timeline and Consider Geography
  • Collaborate with your Peers throughout the Project
  • Divvy Up the Work: Divide/Conquer/Converge
  • Scheduling Tips for Online Meetings
  • Elect a Group Leader
  • Forming, Storming, Norming, and Performing
  • Consider a Document Versioning System
  • Technology Tools for Online Collaboration

Proctored Exams

  • Download guidelines and forms

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