How to Begin a Web Course

Setup Your Blackboard, Gmail, & Webconnect Credentials

Access Your Course

  1. Log into iConnect
  2. Enter your username and password.
  3. Click on the Bb icon.
  4. Click on the Course Title listed under “My Courses.”

Access Your Email Address

  1. Log into iConnect
  2. Click on the Gmail icon

Redirect Your MWCC Email (optional):

All course correspondence will be sent to your MWCC email account. If you prefer to redirect it to an email you check daily, following these steps:

  1. Log in to your MWCC student Gmail account
  2. Select Settings at the top of any mail page
  3. Select Forwarding and POP/IMap along the top of the Settings box
  4. Select “Forward a copy of incoming mail to” and enter the email account you want the mail forwarded to
  5. To be safe, select the option “keep Mount Wachusett Community College’s copy in the Inbox.” (By doing this, you will have all of your course-related email backed up safely in case you need it.)
  6. You also can set up filters to forward messages that meet specific criteria if needed
  7. Click Save Changes

Important Dates – Summer 2018

  • Full Semester: May 29 – Aug 9 (Aug 16 – 4 credit lab science classes)
  • Cycle I (accelerated): May 29 – June 29
  • Cycle II (accelerated): July 9 – Aug 9

Fall 2018

  • Full Semester: Sept 4 – Dec 22
  • Cycle I (accelerated): Sept 4 – Oct 24
  • Cycle II (accelerated): Oct 31 – Dec 22

Questions and Technical Assistance

Technical Assistance: 1-866-520-7129 (24/7)
General Online Learning Questions:
Vincent Ialenti at 978-630-9356 or
Deborah Brennan at 978-630-9275

Books

As always, books for web courses are available at the Mount Wachusett Community College Bookstore (Gardner Campus).