The Internet allows students to take a course online at home using a personal computer. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is a requirement for online courses.
A computer with at least 60 MB of free disk space is recommended with a CD-ROM. This class requires a PC with Windows XP. Neither Microsoft Vista nor the Macintosh will be used. If your machine is not already connected to a network with an IP address, you will need a modem to dial into your campus modem pool or an Internet Service Provider You will need a browser to view the WWW (e.g. Currently Internet Explorer 6.0 version is recommended as version 7.0 is not supported.)
It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/its/email/