Training & Support for Online Classes
If you’re reasonably comfortable online, you should have no trouble with Blackboard. It’s the class management system that you’ll use to watch video lectures, submit assignments, take tests, and more.
After you register for your class, it’s a good idea to test your Blackboard access. To do so, go to the Blackboard log in page. You’ll see directions about how to log in.
While you’re logged into Blackboard, you may want to click on the My Courses panel and select the Online Prep Site. It helps you ensure that you’re ready when the semester begins.
Lots of information about using Blackboard is available online:
If you ever have a question about Blackboard, just contact the Blackboard help desk:
- Local: 734-477-8724
- Toll free: 800-218-4341
The help desk is open seven days a week:
- Monday through Thursday: 8:30am to 11:00pm
- Friday: 8:30am to 10:00pm
- Saturday: 8:30am to 5:00pm
- Sunday: 8:30am to 9:00pm
We offer blended versions of many online classes. In most cases you just come to school once a week, and you gain the benefit of face-to-face discussions with your instructor and fellow students.more »
Save a trip to campus. Just fire up your computer webcam and microphone to talk to an advisor online.more »
What Students Say About Online Classes
“I was very reluctant to take online classes, but because of my various roles as a wife, mother, full-time employee, and student my time was limited…. Online classes have helped with managing my time in these various roles, and have been a true blessing to both my family and my learning experience at WCC.”—F. Robertson