Spring semester S23 - Information Message
Dear students of the distance learning programmes,
On behalf of the Distance Learning Unit (DLU) of the university, we provide you with some information in relation with the Spring semester S23 commencement.
Week 0 of classes is February, 6. The beginning of classes (week 1) is set to be February, 13.
Step 1: You will receive your academic passwords via mobile phone (sms). With your passwords you have access to all the online services of the university. Please DO NOT share passwords.
Step 2: Make sure that you have logged in to your academic email (webmail) with your passwords, and keep checking it daily for any updates from academic and administrative staff of the University. Make sure Student Mail Server is selected next to the third box. Please ensure that communication to and from the academic and administrative staff of the University is carried out only through your academic electronic account. Caution! Updates are sent to academic email only.
The first time you login, a window will pop up in which you can fill in your credentials. This will take place only once.
Display Name: The name that will be shown to recipients – You can add your full name or keep your username/registration number
Email: Cannot be changed
Organization: You can add your place of work or the program you attend at our university
Signature: You can add an electronic signature or your name
Step 3: Accept your courses via extranet. The procedure of being activated and registered to the semester is automated. You will be able to view your courses via the student platform extranet.
In case you wish any amendment of your courses, please get in contact with your programme’s Coordinator or with an administrative officer.
Step 4: Your registration in your courses in the online student platform (Lms) is automated. Log in with your passwords in the Lms platform and find the courses you have been registered to under the “My courses” section.
Please follow the links below to find out more about:
- Academic Calendar: The academic calendar includes all the important dates of each academic year and is posted on the official website of the University
- Information regarding the Curriculum: Log in to the University's distance learning website https://dl.frederick.ac.cy/en/ and find out about your curriculum. Specifically, for the courses of your program, the teaching Link to the Frederick University website https://www.frederick.ac.cy/ to be informed about all the programs of the University and for other interesting updates.
- DL Website: Log in to the Distance Learning Unit website and find out about the University services, study topics, final exams and other issues that concern
DL Students Portal
In the Lms platform, a space has been created in order to familiarize students with the tools and use of the Lms platform through training seminars, training on how distance learning works, the procedures and regulations that govern the University and access to announcements and updates concerning distance learning students. Through the discussion forum of this area, students can express questions they may have and affect their attendance.
DL Induction Course
During the introductory week, you will have the opportunity to watch videos and study useful guides that will enhance your familiarity with the technological tools of distance education. At the end of the training you will be able to take part in self-assessment tests.
The Distance Learning Unit team is at your disposal for further information and / or clarifications.
We wish you a good start and every success in your new beginning!!!
Distance Learning Unit - DLU