NOVA sets the stage for academic success with resources available to you around the clock. Cutting-edge technology and support services allow students to collaborate and learn at the times that work best for them. Enjoy 24/7 access to the following tools:
Over 500 online classes through the Extended Learning Institute
Finish your classwork anytime with Blackboard Learn.
- Open Educational Resources
Free online access to cutting-edge learning materials with OERs
- Online Lectures
Attend class lectures online in real-time with Blackboard Collaborate. Review archived lectures when you need them on iTunesU.
- Academic Support
Plan your course schedule or your entire academic career with online advising. For help with course material, communicate with teachers in virtual office hours over eMeetings, conference calls, chat, emails and texts.
Interact with your colleagues in discussions both in and out of your online classroom using social media, emeetings, and blogs and wikis.
- Online Testing Center
Take many of your exams around the clock using the online testing service, Proctor U.
- Virtual Student Union
Connect with peers outside of the classroom with the NOVA Virtual Student Union
NOVA sees Blackboard as more than just a classroom supplement - our faculty take the helm in using this system to create engaging and immersive learning environments. You’ll benefit from lessons tailored to support the ways that you best learn, digital content embedded in the interface, and endless opportunities to collaborate and share new ideas with your peers. Learn more about the following Blackboard products that NOVA has licensed to help you meet your academic goals:
What if you could plan your collaborative work around the times that were most convenient to you and your group? Take advantage of ideas as they spark with the many emeeting tools available to NOVA teachers and students. From produced interactive sessions in Blackboard Collaborate, to informal video chats using Google Hangout, you'll be able to attend meetings whenever and wherever, maximizing on creativity and efficiency.
Brand new to emeetings? Not sure which tool to use? Visit the site below for an overview of the applications available to you at NOVA and for recommendations on which of the offerings is best suited to your meeting. From enterprise level solutions to casual tools for on-the-fly chats, we break down the perks of each and get you started with your online session.Choosing an Online Meeting Tool