Technical Requirements for GSC Online Courses

It is the recommendation of the College that all students have access to a personal computer and internet outside of classroom hours. A laptop which can be used both off and on campus is preferred. For students who do not have access to a personal computer, there are computers available for use on campus. These computers are located in the student lounges on the 8th, 9th, and 10th floors, as well as the 9th floor Media Center.
The following are the recommended system requirements:
NOTE: The College does not support personal devices.

PC Hardware

Dual Core Processor
Windows XP Home or Professional, Windows 7 Home or Professional
Broadband Connection (DSL,cable,etc)


Internet Explorer 8 or Internet Explorer 9
Ensure that JavaScript and cookies are enabled on your browser


Adobe Reader Download
Microsoft Office 2003 or later  
Adobe Flash Player Download
Latest version of Java Download
Quicktime Download
Windows Media Player Download
An email client such as Microsoft Outlook or Mozilla Thunderbird Download Thunderbird

Microsoft Office 365

While enrolled at GSC, students will have access to Microsoft Office 365, a cloud-based office suite.
Using Office 365

GSC Moodle

GSC Moodle is the online platform the College uses to deliver course material to and from students.

Introduction to GSC Moodle (for a text version, click here).

Submitting assignments in GSC Moodle (for a text version, click here).

How to Modify an Assignment in GSC Moodle