Technology Requirements

All AOEU programs and products are web-based. Basic technology proficiency is required.

Graduate Courses

AOEU students need basic technological proficiency. Assignments may include, but are not limited to, word processing, document creation, digital slide presentations, photographing work, and recording video.

Devices

  • Desktop/laptop devices are required for AOEU coursework.
  • Desktop/laptop devices must have Windows 7/8/10 or MacOS 10.10 or above and the capability of producing sound via speakers or headphones.
  • Mobile devices may be used for some, but not all, Brightspace functions. A mobile device cannot replace a desktop/laptop.
  • The most recent versions of iOS and Android operating systems are recommended.
  • Students enrolled in AOEU’s iPads in the Art Room course are required to have access to an iPad with the newest iOS update available from Apple.
  • Master’s degree students are required to have audio and video capabilities for the Capstone Readiness Exam and Capstone Research course.

Connectivity

  • High-speed Internet connection: Cable, DSL, etc.
  • Internet web browser (Firefox 3+, Internet Edge, Safari 3.1+, or Google Chrome)
  • Personal email account

Creation

  • Word processor (MS Word, Apple Pages, Google Docs, etc.)
  • PDF reader (Adobe Acrobat Reader or Apple Preview)
  • Additional software may be required for certain courses. Look for course-specific requirements on the individual course pages.

LMS Platform Requirements


PRO Learning, FLEX Curriculum, NOW Conference

Devices

  • Desktop/laptop devices are recommended.
  • Desktop/laptop devices must have Windows 7/8/10 or MacOS 10.10 or above.
  • All videos are closed captioned with the option for sound via speakers or headphones.
  • Mobile devices may be used. 
  • The most recent versions of iOS and Android operating systems are recommended.

Connectivity

  • High-speed Internet connection: Cable, DSL, etc.
  • Internet web browser (Google Chrome, Firefox 3+, Internet Edge, or Safari 3.1+)
  • Email access

To ensure deliverability of important emails related to your account, please work with your technology department to whitelist our domain: www.theartofeducation.edu