Technical Requirements

Key Tools for Online Learning

In order to take a class online with eLearning Miami, you will need a computer or mobile device, reliable high-speed access to the Internet, and a webcam and microphone.

ELM supports the following versions of Flash and popular web browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 11 and Edge
  • Chrome 48 and 49
  • Safari 8 and 9
  • Firefox 44 and 45
  • Flash 20 and 21 (used for recording or viewing audio/video and uploading files)
  • A computer (as opposed to a mobile device), and a specific web browser, may be required to take exams in some courses.

Additional Requirements 

Microsoft Office (2010 or later)

Flash is required in several places in Canvas: media recording/streaming and viewing as well as uploading files to a course or an assignment. Other than these features, Flash is not required.

The Java plug-in is required for screen sharing in Conferences.

Read about Supported Browsers for more detail.