You are registered for [insert course prefix and number] which is delivered via the internet.
If this is the first online course you have ever taken, then I strongly urge you to complete our Reality Check to see if you are ready to be an online learner. You will find it at http://www.foothill.edu/fga/getstarted.php#new.
This course uses the Etudes platform for its virtual classroom. If you are new to Etudes then I suggest that you attend an Etudes orientation. You have the option of attending a session held on the campus during the first week of each quarter, or by viewing a video online.
To access or log in to your course, follow these steps:
If you have problems accessing or logging into the course, go to the Student Help Desk (https://foothill.helpdeskconnect.com) or call the Foothill Global Access distance learning office at (650) 949-7446.
Once you have logged into Etudes:
To avoid being dropped for non-attendance, you need to [insert your instructions].
[insert Instructor’s Name and email address]