Technology and Software Requirements

Required Computer Features

Here is a list of the technology you will need in order to successfully complete an online course. 

  • Modern computer with high-speed Internet access
  • Computer speakers and microphone (optional for Internet Courses)

Required Computer Skills

Before taking an online course, make sure you know how to perform the following basic computer skills.

  • Log in to WebSTAR
  • Open your UNO e-mail account
  • Log in to Moodle
  • Send e-mails through your UNO e-mail account

Compressed Video Courses

  • Desktop or laptop computer
  • Dedicated internet line (not wi-fi)
  • Web camera

iTunes U for PC

Windows System Requirements

  • PC with a 1GHz Intel or AMD processor and 512MB of RAM
  • Windows XP Service Pack 2 or later, 32-bit editions of Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8
  • 64-bit editions of Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 require the iTunes 64-bit installer
  • 400MB of available disk space
  • Broadband Internet connection to use the iTunes Store

iTunes U for Mac

Macintosh System Requirements

  • Mac computer with an Intel Core processor
  • OS X version 10.6.8 or later
  • 400MB of available disk space
  • Broadband Internet connection to use the iTunes Store