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Dr. Susan Peck
Upgrade Announcement
per Susan Peck - dilluns, 17 juny 2019, 11:30

We would like to take this opportunity to announce that our hosting company will be applying the Open LMS 3.6.3 release to COA's myCourses (Moodle) web site(s) on July 11th, 2019 at 12:30 AM - 6:30 AM EST.  Please plan accordingly.

Highlights of the Open LMS 3.6.3 release Include: 

  • Updates on the dashboard view
  • Changes on messages feature
  • Audio and video capture on assignment feedback
  • Ability to use "if" statements for grade calculations
  • New PLD event based on the course start date
  • Special considerations for vendor plugins

We are here to assist you with this upgrade, and it is our goal to keep you as informed as possible. If you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Dr. Susan Peck
Welcome to myCourses!
per Susan Peck - dilluns, 11 agost 2014, 15:04

    Picture of a Beach Sand Castle     To log into myCourses you will need an active COA student account: 

  • To activate your New Student Account or Reset your COA password  - Go to COA's home page  Then click on Student Resources -> and click on (Password Manager) under Activate Your Accounts.  Follow all directions. (Direct hyperlink is
  • Once you have successfully activated your Student account (or reset the password) - double check by logging into your COA accounts - Gmail. WebAdvisor, andmyCourses Image.  Your username and password is the same for all three.  

Note: Due to audit requirements your current semester course(s) will be made available and visible on the first day of your class(es) starting at 12:15am.

Textbook information prior to first day of classes, is available on the class schedule web pages. Locate the class which you are registered and click on "Textbook Info" to get listing(s).  

Dr. Susan Peck
Technical Assistance Is Available
per Susan Peck - dimarts, 6 octubre 2015, 18:33
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  • Technology-related questions, visit Tech FAQs or Distance Ed FAQs to find your answers quickly.
  • Technical difficulties activating your accounts or signing into Gmail, contact us via mySupport or click "Help" on the tool bar above.
  • Submit additional technology-related questions/issues, email
  • Submit distance education specific questions/issue, email    
Dr. Susan Peck
Face-To-Face Assistance is Available!
per Susan Peck - divendres, 5 setembre 2014, 15:58
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If you need face-to-face assistance during the semester navigating in myCourses or understanding how to use a particular software application, please know that there are Lab Assistants on duty in the Open Computer Labs as follows: 

  • Elizabeth City Campus  - In the Library located in temporarily in the Dolphins Den
  • Edenton-Chowan Campus - Room 302, Building 3 - Continuing Education Building
  • Dare Campus - In the Library, Twiford Road location.

Please check open lab hours at to see when these facilities are open.  Additionally, the Distance Education offices are located on the Elizabeth City Campus, A Building, Room 137 should you need us.