Since the majority of our classes are online, you will need
a fast and reliable computer and an online account to participate in our
programs. Some books are also required.
To fully participate in classes, you will need:
- a reliable computer
- a fast internet connection
- DSL or cable is ideal, although not mandatory.
This will make audio, video, and simultaneous activities with classmates and
- a microphone
- headphones and microphone in one piece are
- webcam to interact with professors and
To make your experience as stress-free as possible, make
sure you have the minimum software:
MS Office suite
Arizona University Bookstore offers a
reduced price on the MS Office suite. Another option is to download the free,
compatible Open Office suite.
Macromedia Dreamweaver for
your HTML editing
you can’t afford Dreamweaver, ask permission from your instructor to use the similar
but free program KompoZer.
Some courses may require different software programs.
Your professors will provide you with a list of required
textbooks when you enroll in classes.
In addition, you are expected to use the latest version of the American Psychology
Association (APA) Style throughout the entire program of studies. You can
locate a book or manual that details APA Style on the web or in a bookstore.
If you participate in our programs, you must purchase a TaskStream account. This electronic
portfolio account allows you to create a growing collection of your work.
To enroll in the appropriate TaskStream program:
- log in and click on "My
- click on "Self-Enrollment Options"
- enter the six-digit code that corresponds to
your course (below)
TaskStream Enrollment Codes
To enroll in the appropriate TaskStream program, login to TaskStream and click on "My Programs", and then click on "Self-Enrollment Options". Enter the six-digit code that corresponds to your course (below). (Note: you should enroll in these TS DRFs only when you are taking the course.)
|Course No. ||Program Code |
|ETC 557, 558, 559||89ZXJ8|
you should enroll in these only when you are taking the course.