Shimabukuro on Video will share important tips on maximizing your success in an online course.
This workshop has been updated from last semester to include online examples of
what you will be doing. Further you will have the opportunity to see if you are
equipped with the right technologies and be able to ask questions before you begin
who is enrolled in an online course is encouraged to attend this session.
January 31, 2017
Lama 118 (Library)
10:45 am - 11:45 am
April 12, 2017
Lama 118 (Library)
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
UPDATES to this Workshop
4) Have a Backup - back up your documents
-- USB Drives, Thumb Drives, Flash Drives etc.
-- Use Laulima (help) to backup your documents in My Workspace under Resources
-- Backup email via gmail or other free services. Auto forward everything.
-- Google Drive connected to your school email is another option.
12) Sending Readable Documents:
Laulima has several ways to submit assignments.
Each class may do things differently.
Timing maybe a factor where submital times/deadlines may varry
Using Microsoft Word/Office
-- Extension differences for MS Word 2007/08 from earlier versions
MS Word 2007/08/10/11/13/16 extensions is .docx
Older version* extension is .doc
Office 365 (rolled out June 28, 2011).
Features Online Office suite (PC/MAC = Microsoft Office 2016) - was expanded to include new plans aimed at different types of businesses, along with new plans aimed at general consumers wanting to use the Office desktop software on a subscription basis—with an emphasis on the rolling release model. Updated 10/2/2015.
Save Document as the following (Save As)
Rich Text Format = .rtf
Text format = .txt
Make sure you have a legal copy of your program - Trial copies will not function after the termination date.
LibreOffice (FREE): is the power-packed free, libre and open source personal productivity suite for Windows, Macintosh and GNU/Linux, that gives you six feature-rich applications for all your document production and data processing needs: Writer, Calc, Impress, Draw, Math and Base. Updated 1/26/2017
Make sure you don't save it as an LibreOffice Document.
Apache OpenOffice (FREE) - is the power-packed free and open source personal productivity suite for Windows, Macintosh and GNU/Linux, that gives you six feature-rich applications for all your document production and data processing needs: Writer, Calc, Impress, Draw, Math and Base.
The same development team as LibreOffice but contracted by Apache. Updated 10/21/2016.
make sure you don't save12 it as an Open Office Document.http://www.openoffice.org/
Google Drive Apps (FREE) - all UH students have accounts
13) Be Accurate
Use your address book function as much as possible.
Don't forget to cc /email yourself - don't rely only on Auto Save.
-- serves as a double check that the message was sent correctly.
-- You have a time stamp that you did sent in the assignment.
14) Don't Flame:
Try not to type ALL IN CAPS, this to some people denotes shouting
-- Stay away from typing in RED - some people may take offense.
-- Save the email as a draft then look at it at a later time
Large Print (4 pages) SOS_OnlineCourse2.doc
Small Print (2 pages) SOS OnlineCourse3.doc
Old Web Site: new site is on Laulima - you need to be in the class to access information.
of Workshop: Library Reserve Collection (SOS)