Hle 115 Personal and
Community Health Online
June 1, 2001
am looking forward to the first online section of Personal and Community
Health Online. We will encounter problems along the way, but we
will communicate and finish successfully.
Please read this letter carefully.
This course runs from August 27,
2001 - December 9, 2001
There is no required on-campus orientation for this course.
Please refer to page 16 of the Fall Credit Schedule (if you have
access). There will be an on - campus orientation :Friday -
August 24, 2001 @ 6:30 - 9 p.m. All
orientation materials are on the Internet. To purchase your
textbook go online or go in person.. The Campus
Bookstore has the textbook for this course: Course HLE 115, Ref
#9502, Instructor: Toler
Donatelle, 7th Edition
Allyn and Bacon
If you have any questions or
problems, please feel free to call me (301-322-0514) or send me an email
at Tolerie@ pgcc.edu
Your first stop should be at my home page:
Course Materials: Student
Login Procedures for Blackboard 5
You will be able to access
course materials beginning August 27, 2001.
The URL for this course is:
will need a Username and Password to "login".
Your first initial and your last name, all in lower case letters.
Example, if your name is Jane Lawrence - Username: jlawrence
The last four digits of your Social Security number.
Example, 123-45-6789 -Password is 6789
Once you login, you may change both, but be sure to keep a copy of what
change you make. If you forget your login, I can't help you. Click
on "personal information" in the Tool frame and then click on
The College recommends that you immediately change your
password. To change your Blackboard password, follow these
- Login to Blackboard using your given username and
- From YOUR Blackboard Welcome page (you will see WELCOME, ___!
In bold letters at the top of this page), click on Personal
Information in the Tools Box on the left side of the page.
- Click on Change Password
- Fill in the requested information. You can change your password
to any combination of numbers and letters. Keep in mind that Black
Click the Submit button in the lower right corner.
- Write down your username and password information so you can
refer to it if you forget.
More About Blackboard 5
Our web course management system will
be Blackboard 5. Although you cannot access
the course materials site until (approximately) August 27, 2001 there are two ways
that you can learn more about the Blackboard 5 system.
I. You take a self-guided,
A. Go to: http://www.blackboard.com
|From there, click on
"Introducing Blackboard 5|
C. Then read the Demo page and click on
"Click here to begin"
that your speakers are on.
able to take a self-guided, self-paced tour of
II. You can access the Blackboard
5 Level One Student Manual
to find out more about how to use
Blackboard 5. Most
students find Blackboard easy to learn
and easy to navigate. But, if
you have question contact us at
Please use the following
guidelines when sending e-mail to me.
My E-mail Address: Tolerie@pgcc.edu
1. In the subject
area, enter HLE 115 and clearly identify the topic of your
e-mail: Question about....
Comment about ....
Homework Assignment ....
typically check every week day and sometimes on the weekends. If I
am going to be out of town with no Internet access, I will post that
information in the Announcements Area.
3. If your
question requires a lengthy explanation/response from me, I will
respond within twenty four hours during the week, Mondays - Thursday. If your e-mail is a quick
question or comment, I will respond as soon as I read it.
Please send me an e-mail from the account that you will use for this
Have a great semester, Ms.
Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance
Prince George's Community College