The following videos will show you how online learning works. There are many different types of online learning platforms. You will also learn what to expect from an online course.
e-CLASSES Guided Tour
This link will give you the option to play a Flash video that gives you a guided tour of the e-CLASSES virtual classroom using the Saba platform. It describes the features of the classroom, and you’ll be able to see them in action in a previously recorded session.
Moodle course example
This link will launch a YouTube video in a new browser window. Moodle is an online learning platform that a lot of institutions use. This video describes a basic distance education course created with Moodle.
Ryerson - Online Learning with Blackboard
This link will launch a new browser window and play a video about learning online with the Blackboard platform. The video will talk about how to access courses, course materials, as well as assignments and exams.
Humber College has a library of sample videos that demonstrate different online learning platforms. Visit Humber’s Open Learning Centre.