What does Mobile Learning mean?
This program is part of Algonquin’s Mobile Learning Initiative. All students entering into the program are expected to have and use a mobile computing device that meets or exceeds the recommended hardware requirements as designated by the program. Student are responsible for the cost of their mobile computing device.
Students in mobile learning programs will be provided access to a suite of industry leading software and online resources. MLP students will use their devices to enhance their learning experience in and out of the classroom, obtain and work with course materials, participate in collaborative and mlearning environments and become skilled, confident users of the technologies used within an educational environment and workplace.
List of 2013-2014 Mobile Learning Programs
If you plan to start your program in Fall 2013, view the full list of 2013-2014 Mobile Learning Programs to see if your program is on it.
What is the Cost?
Students in Mobile Learning programs are charged a fee of $150.00 per semester. This fee provides all MLP students with access to support for setting up network access and troubleshooting of mobile devices and to the loaner pool of mobile devices in case your device is in for repairs. Students in MLP programs will take the majority of their courses in the Colleges newly renovated mobile learning classrooms which provide electrical outlets to the desk and access to the Colleges network and internet via both wireless and hardwired technologies. Your mobile fee also provides you access to Microsoft Office Pro, the Windows operating system (both new and upgrades), the Adobe Creative Cloud, and a full subscription to Lynda.com, as well as many other online resources. A list of all software and resources can be found at www.algonquincollege.com/onlineresources.