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. You can also read about Blackboard’s tools and features.
Humber College - Online Learning with Blackboard
This demo course will show you commonly used functions that you will use while registered in an online course that uses FirstClass learning system.
Humber College also has a library of sample videos that demonstrate different online learning platforms. Visit Humber’s Open Learning Centre.