DevPsych3K (Second 8-week) Course Checklist

Updated 3/2/2008

Links for these tasks are on the DevPsych Psytes page, and in the index box below.

Suggestion:  Print this page and check off the tasks as you accomplish them.

r    Send me an email message indicating that you have enrolled in this class. Send to the proper addresses for your class (see the syllabus, and do not forget to CC a copy to the address), and from your MyTCC email address.  Use the "Subject:" line "1st Contact.

r View the Syllabus, carefully.

r "Attend" the online orientation.

r Check the "Rules" page.  Especially, make sure you have an acceptable email address.

r Carefully read the "Online Testing" page.  There are some special rules that apply because of the online testing procedures.

r Subscribe to DevPsych3K8-2, the discussion list for this class, using your MyTCCemail address.  Use the box on the syllabus.

r Go to BlackBoard.  For now, just confirm that everything appears to be correct.  Make sure that you have a working email address recorded.  This is where your grades will be posted, the class discussion board is located, and we will use BB's "Virtual Classroom" for class chats.  Be sure to "Join" the chat well ahead of time.  You may have to download a large file that can take up to an hour to download if you have a slow connection.

r Vote for the class chat times when the voting has begun.  You may, if you wish, change your vote until the voting period ends.  In addition, you can monitor the voting as often as you like by clicking on the "View Results" button.  The first chat session will be held the following winning day and time.

r    Take a quick tour of all of the class pages listed on the DevPsych Psytes page.  Get familiar with all the pages you will be using.

r    Take the "Know Thy Course" test.  Repeat as necessary until you meet the criterion for success.

r REQUIRED:  Send an email message to me at the proper address for your class (see the syllabus, and do not forget to CC a copy to the address) indicating that you have completed all of the tasks shown on this page as of this date (excluding, if necessary, the voting for class chat times).  Use the Subject line: Checklist Tasks (today's date).  Do not send this message instead of the individual messages called for send it in addition to those messages.

Quick Links to pages for DevPsych3K8 (Second 8-week Session)

Syllabus DevPsych Psytes Course Checklist
Discussion List
Online Testing
 Online Orientation
 Nichols' Home
 Unsuccessful Exam Report

The proper APA-style reference for this page would be: 

Nichols, J. W. (2008, March 2). DevPsych3K (2nd 8-week) Course Checklist.  Retrieved March 20, 2008,