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Dr. Susan Peck
Moodle (myCourses) Migration Announcement
by Dr. Susan Peck - Thursday, 6 July 2017, 5:49 PM
 

All NCCCS Moodle Cloud colleges are somewhere in the process of having their infrastructure upgraded to the best and most up-to-date data center available, Amazon Web Services (AWS). This includes COA's Moodle (myCourses).  COA's migration is schedule for 7/26/17 10:00pm to 7/27/17 6:00am. Please plan accordingly and/or let me know immediately if there is a problem with this time-frame.

The benefits of this upgrade to the colleges are: 
  • improved overall server performance,
  • access to full features of Moodle 3.1 plus future releases
  • improved security hosting technology
  • Improved server analytics 
Dr. Susan Peck
Welcome to myCourses!
by Dr. Susan Peck - Monday, 20 March 2017, 2:17 PM
 

Picture of a DaffodilTo log into myCourses you will need an active COA student account:      Image of a Password Text box

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
by Dr. Susan Peck - Friday, 6 January 2017, 9:28 AM
 
Signing for Help
  • 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 coasupport@albemarle.edu.
  • Submit distance education specific questions/issue, email disted@albemarle.edu.  
Dr. Susan Peck
Face-To-Face Assistance is Available!
by Dr. Susan Peck - Friday, 6 January 2017, 9:27 AM
 
Image of two students at a computer

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 B Building
  • Edenton-Chowan Campus - Room 302, Building 3 - Continuing Education Building
  • Dare Campus - In the Library, Twiford Road location.

Please check open lab hours at http://www.albemarle.edu/students/computer-labs-on-campus to see when these facilities are open.  Additionally, the Distance Education offices are located on the Elizabeth City Campus, 2nd floor of B Building should you need us.