ADDITIONAL ONLINE COURSE REQUIREMENTS;

The institution does not provide software and it must be purchased from an outside source.  This is a comprehensive list of all online courses requiring specific software, regardless of the quarter offered.

 

SS103- Global Citizenship

Students are required  to purchase headphones for this course.  They will need to use it during Elluminate sessions and various other courses throughout their higher education.

 

NOTE to students taking information technology courses (DB, IT, NT, SD, WD)

In general, each students should have their own computer that was purchased within the last three years. The computer should have at least 2 GB RAM and 12 GB of free hard drive space. The student should have administrative access to the machine or a virtual machine that resides on the machine, as most courses in the information technology program will require software installation. All students taking these courses should have Microsoft Office Professional 2010. Students enrolled in any IT program are eligible to recieve Microsoft software, free of charge through Microsoft Developers Network Academic Alliance (MSDNAA) and ELMS.

 

CA170 Digital Tools

Adobe CS 5 (either MAC or PC) is required for this course.

 

CM111 Speech Communications

This course requires a computer equipped with a microphone and speakers to complete required coursework.

 

CL111 Introduction to Computer Literacy

Microsoft Office Professional 2010 is required for this course.  Students must complete coursework within a website for this course. Access to the website requires a minimum computer processing power of Pentium 4 as well as an operating system minimum of Microsoft XP with Service Pack 2, minimum memory of 512MB or higher (1GB for students with Windows Vista).

 

CL131 MS Office Applications I

Microsoft Office Professional 2013 is required for this course. Students must complete coursework within a website for this course. Access to the website requires a minimum computer processing power of Pentium 4 as well as an operating system minimum of Microsoft XP with Service Pack 2, minimum memory of 512 MB or higher (1GB for students with Windows Vista). 

 

CL256 MS Office Applications II

Microsoft Office Professional 2013 is required for this course. Please note: you will need MS Access for this course. Students must complete coursework within a website for this course. Access to the website requires a minimum computer processing power of Pentium 4 as well as an operating system minimum of Microsoft XP with Service Pack 2, minimum memory of 512 MB or higher (1GB for students with Windows Vista). 

 

DB211 Database Design and DB311 Introduction to Database

Microsoft Access 2010, Microsoft Visio 2007 or 2010 (available for free download from MSDNAA-ELMS) and Oracle 10g Express (available free to download from Oracle.com) are required for this course.

 

HM475 Capstone

This course requires a computer equipped with a microphone and speakers to complete required coursework.


HU121 Film in Society

Students will need to watch movies for this course and will need to pay for rental fees.


HU130 Spanish I

Continual access to a microphone, speakers/headphones, and sound recording are required for this course.

 

HU230 Spanish II

Continual access to a microphone, speakers/headphones, and sound recording are required for this course.

 

IT324 User Interface Design

MS Expression Studio (free download from MSDNAA-ELMS) or Dreamweaver 4.0 or later (a free trial version of your own) and Microsoft Visio (free for download through MSDNAA-ELMS) or Adobe Illustrator, is required for this course.

 

IT205 Operating Systems I

IT255 Operating Systems II

IT315 Information Security

IT333 Network Application Services

IT425 Network Security Services

IT432 Computer Forensics

NT242 Data and Networks

NT272 Networking and Security

Students should have administrative access to their machines or a virtual machine as they may be required to download and install additional software.  All of these courses require Virtual PC 2007(available for free download from MSDNAA-ELMS). Student machines must have a minimum of 2GB RAM and 12 GB free hard drive space to store virtual machines.

 

KY100 Keyboarding I

Microsoft Office Professional 2007 or 2010 is required for this course. Students must opt for either the MS Office Professional 2007 or 2010 version of the guidebook included in the text book kit. Students must complete coursework within a website for this course. Access to the website requires a minimum computer processing power of Pentium 4 as well as an operating system minimum of Microsoft XP with Service Pack 2, minimum memory of 512 MB or higher (1 GB for students with Windows Vista). Students taking this class online, cannot complete course work on a residential campus computer.


LA215 Law Office Procedures and Technology.

There are issues with Windows 7 and the compatibility of this course.  Students need to have Microsoft Access on their computers. 

 

NS105 Biology

This course requires a computer equipped with a microphone and speakers.

 
SD114 Introduction to Software Development

SD234 Programming I

SD254 Programming II

These course requires GameMaker Pro (SD114 and Dev C++ 4.9.9.2 (all) available online for a free download. You may also be required to install MS Visual Studio Professional (free download from MSDNAA-ELMS).

 

WD350 Web Servers

VMWare (available free for download) is required for this course. Students will create and manage their own Apache web server on a Linux virtualized machine.

 

WD364 Web Application Development

Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 or later with ASP.NET and ADO.NET developer tools (all available for free download through MSDNAA-ELMS) is required for this course.