Online Prerequisite

DLES requirement WAIVED for Fall 2020

Students can now register for any WWW, WCA, or Hybrid without the DLES requirement.

DLES Preparedness Session Schedule

Section ID Start Date - End Date Instructor
DLES-100-63October 12 - October 17C. Shelton
DLES-101-63**October 12 - October 17C. Shelton

** retake fee will be applied

Register for your DLES session

To register please use one of 3 options:

  1. Call the e-Learning office at (810) 762-0224
  2. Email: e-Learning@mcc.edu
  3. Speak with your Academic Advisor

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What is included in a DLES session:

  • How to use the college’s Learning Management System - LMS (currently Canvas)
  • How to use email, manage files and file formatting
  • Using a web browser and searching
  • Downloading
  • Accessibility
  • Avoiding plagiarism and copyright violations
  • Ways to get online support, library and other online resources
  • Appropriate responses to email and discussion boards
  • Time management strategies
  • Importance of communication

The course is free of charge for the first attempt.
**There is a $25.00 fee for additional attempts. We allow you one week to complete the class. It is completely online and most students are able to finish it within four or five hours.

  • DLES Sessions are conducted on-line through www.canvas.mcc.edu (log in via the MCC Portal).
  • Allow 24 hours for this course to appear in your LMS after you registered for a DLES class.
  • DLES Sessions are available for access beginning at midnight of the Start Date.
  • To begin this session go to www.canvas.mcc.edu.
    Your login is the same for all your computer applications ie. webmail, mcc4me, and your LMS. Username / password lookup
  • Sessions take approximately four hours to complete depending upon your computer skill level and speed of the internet connection.
  • It is recommended that you use Google Chrome or Firefox as your browser.
  • You MUST successfully “S” complete the section by 11:59 pm of the end date.
  • Grades are posted in your Backpack on a daily basis.
    The “S” (satisfactory) or “U” (unsatisfactory) grade will appear on the MCC transcript but does not affect the GPA. Official transcripts to other institutions will not see this grade.
  • Once you have successfully completed the DLES prep class you may register for any WCA, WWW or Hybrid class during the open registration process.