University of Wisconsin–Madison
Student studies on the computer

Web-based Courses


Browser Requirements

  • Chrome 32 and above
  • Safari 6 and above
  • Firefox 26 and above
  • Internet Explorer 11 and above

NOTE: Using the newest version of browser is highly recommended

NOTE: Please turn off your pop-up blocker


Software Requirements

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 2010 or higher
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Current version of Adobe Flash player

Computer Hardware Requirements

  • Internet Access: High speed internet connection such as cable modem or DSL
  • Processor: 2GHz processor
  • Memory: 1GB RAM; 4 GB free hard drive space
  • A resolution of 1024×768 or higher is recommended.
  • Minimum color quality requirement is 16 bit; optimal is 32bit.
  • Plug in headphones or turn on your speakers

NOTE: The Online eLearning materials are optimized for only desktop displays; tablets and smartphones are not supported.