Week 1 (01/17 - 01/23)


The purposes of this week activities are for everyone to :

  • Review syllabus and course expectations
  • Familiarize yourself with the learning management system "Desire2Learn"
  • Set up course tools


  1. Carefully review course schedule and assignments
  2. Complete Orientation activities in D2L
  3. Create a Gmail account and a personal blog (Instructions)
  4. Set up VPN and map W: (web) drive on your personal computer (Instructions)
  5. Download and Install Microsoft Expression Suite from DreamSpark website.