New students must Activate their ACCeID to access ACC systemns. This can be done shortly after registering for a course. If you experience any problems, contact the ACC Help Desk at 512.223.help or firstname.lastname@example.org.
An ACC Google email address is assigned to all ACC students. ACC will send all official correspondence to this address. Instructions to set up your ACC Google email address defaults at: http://www.austincc.edu/google/. Students can update your email address defaults so that you will receive emails to your email address of choice . Students login to ACC Online Services to get initial login information.
The instructor will verify your enrollment and email students initial course procedures. Because the primary framework for instruction is the Internet, you must have convenient access to the Internet and your own email account. You will need these to use instructional materials, send email messages to the instructor, to participate in discussions, and to use the online library resources. If any of these are new to you, please familiarize yourself before you start the class.
Students can find the student login instructions at: http://irt.austincc.edu/blackboard/stlogin.html. Blackboard FAQs are at: http://irt.austincc.edu/blackboard/ .
New students must Activate their ACCeID before they can access Blackboard. This can be done shortly after registering for a course. If you experience any problems, contact the ACC Help Desk at 512.223.help or email@example.com. Students can access Blackboard using your ACCeID and password at: http://acconline.austincc.edu. Students should login to Blackboard using their assigned ACCeID and password. All ACC students are assigned an ACC Google email address. ACC will send all official correspondence to this address. Set up your ACC Google email address defaults at: http://www.austincc.edu/google/ to update their email address so that you will receive emails to your email address of choice from the Blackboard system.
Students in most Microsoft Online courses will use the following for distance learning courses:
Go To Training for interactive demonstrations. The instructor will email students the Go To Training registration link. Students must email the Program Coordinator to ensure enrollment in the Go To Training session. Go To Training FAQs. Students should familiarize themselves with Go To Training prior to the start of the course.
Books for the most courses are available at O?Reilly Media or any online bookstore.
Software for the course will be downloaded by the students from the DreamSpark web site. Students need to have Windows Live ID for to be able to access DreamSpark. A Windows Live ID can be created by going to- http://home.live.com/. Students need to register themselves by providing their names, birthdates and ACC-provided .edu email address. Students can download the software for the course once they have successfully verified themselves.
Labs Exercises will be emailed to the students by the instructor after the live online sessions.