You'll be doing electronic assessments in WebAssign. In order to be to use this application successfully and reliably, do the following:
If you find that WebAssign does not work properly in your web browser even after you done the above things, try clearing the cache and cookies and reducing the security level. You can also try using a different web browser.
Players and Viewers
Listed below are the plug-ins, players, and viewers that are needed for this course. All of the programs in this category are free of charge. Download links are provided.
Adobe Reader is needed to read documents in Adobe's portable document format (pdf).
Flash is needed for on-screen drawing using a mouse or stylus.
Playing video clips: Most of the video clips are available in a universal, streaming format. No software other than a web browser (mobile browsers included) is needed to view the streamed videos. If you prefer to download videos to your local computer for viewing at your convenience, the free VideoLAN player will play all our formats.
Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) is needed to run all the applets used in the course. You must have the most recent version of the software. If you need to install or re-install, see the Sun download page.
Analysis/Data Collection Software
Apple QuickTime is needed for video analysis. If you have a Mac, QuickTime is installed already. If you your have problems with Windows Media Player trying to play QuickTime format, see this page about changing your file associations.
Logger Pro 3 is needed for the graphical analysis of data. Go to the NCSSM Software Distribution page on Google drive for installation files. See the Readme file in the Logger Pro folder. The installation password is given there.
Microsoft Office is needed to view, edit, and create word-processed documents and spreadsheets. See the NCSSM Software Distribution page.
Scanning and PDF document creation: Assignments prepared on paper must be scanned and converted to pdf format before uploading to the LMS. Most scanning software will scan to pdf. Otherwise, pdf documents can be printed using the following methods.
You'll need a stopwatch or stopwatch application that times to a precision of at least 0.01s. Here are some possibilities for free timing software.
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