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Distance Education STUDENT RESOURCES

This page is dedicated to resources available to students taking courses online at Compton College.

LOGGING INTO CANVAS

To get started you will first need to log into Canvas. You can follow the written instructions: CANVAS LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS; or you can watch the video below.

 

CANVAS RESOURCES

Student Canvas Tour

If you are new to Canvas or would just like to review how to navigate the system visit the the Using Canvas Overview page.

Student Canvas Dashboard

If you would like to learn more about the Canvas Dashboard. Visit the Canvas Dashboard Overview page for a detailed guide.

Passport to Canvas

You can learn about Canvas by completing the Passport to Canvas self-guided course. This is course will allow you to learn more about Canvas and to get an idea on what taking an online course could be like.

 

ARE YOU  READY FOR AN ONLINE COURSE?

You can prepare  for an online course by visiting the Online Student Readiness Overview. It is a great resource that helps you get a sense of what is involved with distance learning.

 

Microsoft OFFICE & ADOBE TOOLS

Student have access Microsoft Office for free and receive a discount on subscriptions to the Adobe Creative Suite. You can watch the video below on how to access Microsoft Office and how to subscribe to the Adobe Creative Suite.


STUDENT SUPPORT

Helpdesk

The Helpdesk is available to assist you with technical issues (i.e. logging into "MyCompton")

Webpage: HelpDesk Webpage

Email: helpdesk@compton.edu

Canvas Student Hub

The Student Hub is a place where students can find information on support services available to Compton College students. It is a good resource in that can help you access services you may be looking for.


CANVAS HELP

If you need assistance with Canvas you can find answers to common questions on our Canvas Support Page.

Email

For assistance you can email us at Distance_Ed@compton.edu.

Canvas Live 24/7 Chat Support

Login to Canvas before trying to access the link below.

Canvas Live Chat - Student

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