Distance Education Class Requirements

Welcome to your NCCU School of Law Distance Education Course.

Please take a moment to review the requirements and recommendations listed below to ensure a successful experience in class.

In order to participate in any NCCU Law Distance Education Course, students MUST possess the following equipment:

  1. A desktop or laptop computer with webcam. Computers MUST have broadband connection with minimum speeds of 768kbs, upload and download capability. Wireless connections are not recommended.
  2. All students must download the appropriate Polycom CMA desktop application
    software for Mac or PCs.
  3. Click on this link for CMA desktop software: Instructions: Download Instructions PC: Download CMA Software for the PC  Mac: Download CMA Software for the Mac
  4. All students are responsible for obtaining their log-in credentials through the
    MyLaw intranet portal. (mylaw.nccu.edu) If you do not have a MyLaw login, please contact Edward Brown at ebrown@nccu.edu.
  5. All students are required to test their connection prior to the beginning of the course. You may schedule your connectivity test up to 2 weeks before the start of class. Click on the link to schedule a test: Schedule Computer Test.
  6. Students who do not establish satisfactory connectivity for the course will not be  allowed to participate in the program.
  7. All students are required to attend the MANDATORY ORIENTATION SESSION. The date of the session will be posted prior to the start of the course.
  8. All students are required to review the Netiquette video. The video offers a quick review of expectations for classroom attendance, behavior, dress code; etc. review video