Experience the Online Environment
Logging in to Heald Online
User ID: Student ID Number
Password: Student ID Number + Last 4 of SSN
• Click on the Tech
• Then click on the
Browser Test to
• The Browser test
will check your
The test will tell you how
compatible your browser is to the
eCollege Learning Environment.
You should get all green checks
with the word “True”
If something is not compatible
you will get a “Red X” and that
will need to be fixed or settings
will need to be adjusted.
you need to
know are on
you need to
know is to
Did you Read
links are found
Your Profile is where you
make sure your personal
email is correct
You can log out from
Courses Tab Page
And much more
Student Support Site
All the Technical
Support Numbers and
Courses Tab Page
Click on the Link
to Access Online
then later your
Inside Orientation Class
Make sure you read the new announcements every time
you log in.
What I Need to Do
Read the Syllabus
Every class has a syllabus, it tells
you what you need to do and by
when. The Orientation is no
Read the Course Guide
The course guide tells you the functionality
of the course. This will tell you the Point
structure for the class, due dates and
times, Participation requirements, and how
to maneuver around in your course.
Read the Presentation
This is the teachers lecture notes. You need
this to do the 5 exercises in the Orientation
Module because there is no text book.
11 Week Quarter
The upper left corner of Navigation
(The grey area on the left hand side of the main page)
O Syllabus - Important information
regarding deadlines, grading, and
Module by Module Outline
O Course Guide – This contains the
grading rubrics for your class.
O Professor Bio - Who the instructor
O Projbenchmark - The Benchmark
assignment information (Projects)
The Modules are 2 Weeks Long
Week 1 of the Module on Weds
you have to complete Main
Threads in Discussion and
Connections by 10:00 pm
Saturday at 10pm is the end of
the week for anything else to be
counted for that week.
Our Weeks go from
Sun-Sat at 10pm.
Week 2 of the Module is Saturday at
Grading for the Dropbox Items
O In the “Course Guide” see rubric for grading…
O Grading is not arbitrary it follows a rubric
and is not at all personal, but
rather, mathematical in nature.
Grades are Your Responsiblity
O Know what it takes to get a good grade
and take responsibility for your grades.
O Be your best advocate.
O Know what constitutes Plagiarism
O LEARN HOW TO CITE PROPERLY
O If you do not know or “Understand” MLA
citation both IN TEXT and REFERENCES
PAGE (please don’t feel silly asking).
O It is not worth the F or the expulsion.
O If you knew everything you would not be
going to college in the first place.
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• Free Web Tools
• How to advice and
• Links to Search
• Link to Heald
• Helpful Hints to
study better, and
manage your time.
• Follow by email
and get notices
new is posted
Questions? Your Support Team
O Contact Your Campus’ Online Coordinator
O Cheryl Gleason 916-414-2763
O Contact Your Program Director
O MA – Tera Brooks
O MIBC /MOA– Debra Pepper
O PT – Modesto Tomeldan
O IT – Lorenzo Lewis
O CJ/PL – Sean Miner
O BUS/ACT/EN – Zach Reed
O AA – Fred Heacock