Distance Learning at MSC Southeast
Distance learning is a flexible alternative to face-to-face
classes. Assignments, classmate/instructor interactions, and course materials
are made available to you online.
There are two types of distance learning courses: fully
online and hybrid.
course requirements can be completed online
- There are no on-campus meetings (except for
perhaps one meeting at the beginning of the course)
- May require proctored tests in a secured environment
Brightspace by Desire 2 Learn (D2L)
All online MSC Southeast courses use the D2L Brightspace online platform. D2L Brightspace gives you access to all your online
resources for your class, as well as interactions with your classmates and
If you are taking an online class, we highly encourage you to learn more about D2L Brightspace and try it yourself!
Online Isn't Easy
Some people mistakenly believe online learning is easier.
Certainly the flexibility of online learning makes it easier to work into your
daily life. But it can be much more work
if you aren't prepared and well organized.
You can find out what it will take to learn on line by
visiting the Distance Learning Tool. This interactive website will give you an
idea of what it takes to learn online.