ONLINE & DISTANCE LEARNING (ODL)

http://www4.csudh.edu/ceie-odl

Formerly known as Dominguez Online, the Online & Distance Learning (ODL) unit is a leading-edge provider of online and televised educational opportunities.  ODL, which supports the largest distance learning program in California, offers nine academic degrees and seven academic certificates, as well as hundreds of other courses without students ever having to come on campus.  ODL, through its award-winning broadcast television station DHTV, provides more than 20 hours of live, interactive programming each week on cable television throughout Southern California and the internet worldwide.  Click here to get to the ODL website: http://www4.csudh.edu/ceie.odl.

DHTV Classes

DHTV classes are taught in a specially designed TV studio and broadcast live over cable television systems, including Channel 6 in the South Bay, Channel 35 in Carson, and Channel 36 in the city of Los Angeles. Viewers can send an email to  askdhtvlive@gmail.com or contact DHTV at (800) 339-1193 and speak with the instructors during the broadcasts. The DHTV Program Schedule can be found at http://www4.csudh.edu/ceie-odl/dhtv-schedule.

Webcasts

CSU, Dominguez Hills Distance Learning streams entire college courses live on http://dhtv.csudh.edu.

Archived Classes

All of the courses broadcast on DHTV and streamed on Youtube are archived for later viewing over the internet. Students can access archived classes at https://www.youtube.com/csudhtv and http://dhtv2.csudh.edu/archives.

Special Events

In addition to the DHTV classes, many university events such as plays, music concerts and dance performances are streamed on the internet at http://dhtv.csudh.edu.

Online Classes and the Blackboard Learning Management System

Online classes are taught entirely over the internet.  Students are able to access all of their course information, communicate with the instructor and other students, complete their assignments, and monitor their grades on Blackboard courses websites.  All students are assigned a username and given a password when they enroll. Students can log on their Blackboard portal and access their course website at http://toro.csudh.edu.

Videoconferencing

Instructors can call ext. 2288 and schedule a video conference.

Young Scholars Program

ODL supports the YSP to provide access to high school students throughout California who wish to attend CSUDH online/televised courses.  Thousands of students have earned college credit in this unique and highly successful program. For more information, please see: http://www4.csudh.edu/ceie-odl/young-scholars-program.