What is LinkedIn Learning
LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, members have access to the LinkedIn Learning video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.
How will WCC use LinkedIn Learning
We are enabling access to LinkedIn Learning material for any faculty, staff or student who would like to learn something new using LinkedIn Learning's innovative learning environment. Faculty members will have the opportunity to create “Playlists” within LinkedIn Learning that can then be assigned to students.
Accessing LinkedIn Learning
Once you have activated your account you can begin using LinkedIn Learning immediately.
To access LinkedIn Learning after activating your account follow these steps:
- Log into Blackboard (You must be logged into Blackboard)
- Under "My Courses" click on the "TLC: Teaching & Learning Center"
- Under "Course Materials" click on "LinkedIn Learning" for your group
- Click on any of the videos to open LinkedIn Learning
Logging into LinkedIn Learning
Use your WCC Username and Password to Log-in
Upon logging in for the first time, you will be prompted to edit your account information.
Edit your name: Enter First and Last
Enter your WCC email address
Select User Type: Staff or Student
Learning to Use LinkedIn Learning
LinkedIn Learning offers several resources for getting familiar with LinkedIn Learning’s environment including a video course called “How to Use LinkedIn Learning”
System Requirements and Mobile Device Applications
LinkedIn Learning offers access to content using any internet connected device through their mobile site. For iOS and Android users there is an application available for download which allows for easier access to content using a mobile device. Windows mobile device users can access LinkedIn Learning for their devices using the mobile site by logging onto m.linkedin.com from any device with an internet connection. You can find the complete list of supported devices and computer system requirements here.