Getting Started

Online Course Demo

Get a preview of what you might see when you take an online course. At the same time, get tips and other useful information that will help you succeed as an online student.

In Online Education 101 you will explore the similarities and differences between online and face-to-face courses. You will get answers to such questions as: How is an online course structured? How will you interact with your instructor and fellow students? What kinds of assignments are in online courses? How will you submit them? Will you get feedback and be able to see your grades?

Online Education 101 and all of the Bachelor of Professional Studies and Comprehensive Major in Organizational Leadership and Communication degree courses are hosted on the UW's online course management system, Desire2Learn. Once you become an enrolled student, you will receive your own username and password to access your courses. In the meantime, be our guest and use the following username and password:

Username: learner
Password: D2L