Ariela Lange, Associate Professor of Mathematics
MATH 0372: Introductory Algebra WB

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WHAT is MyMathLab or MML?  My Math Lab (MML) is a website that organizes interactive tutorials, videos, homework, quizzes, tests, and resources into learning units for each chapter of the course.  It is powered by Course Compass, not Blackboard.

WHERE CAN I purchase MML?  To purchase an access code for MML, visit the bookstore , call (915-335-6655) or order online from the bookstore at Odessa College. Ordering online will save you more time.  Simply go to www.odessa.edu , go to bookstore and order your software.

WHAT DO I need before I start?  (1) A valid email address(use OC email address)  (2)  a course instructor’s ID (3) My Math Lab access code.

WHAT DO I do first?  (1)  Purchase access code   (2) Register with MML   (3)  Install plug-ins on all computers you will be using   (4)  Note all due dates and pace yourself to complete everything on time   (5)  Check your email daily.  There is also a button on each class page titled ‘Orientation Presentation’ that you can watch and get ideas on the registration process.

*            1.  Start at www.coursecompass.com or new website for future reference: www.pearsonmylabandmastering.com  
         2.  Choose register under the student section.
         3.  Click 'next' on this screen
         4.  Make sure 'No, I am a new user' has the black dot.  Type in your six-word access    code found in your software, the school zip code (79764), and United States in the county.  Click 'next'
         5.  Enter your course ID number given to you by the instructor. Click 'next'
         6.  Enter your personal information on this screen.  Your e-mail must be valid.  Enter what you want your log-in name and  password to be.  Make sure you remember this because your instructor can not access your personal password.  Select and answer a security question.  If you forget your password, this is the only way to retrieve the information.  Click 'next'
         7.  If you get the Confirmation and Summary page you are registered and can begin working.  If you don't, look at what is typed in red at the top of the page.  That is telling you what you need to change.  Make changes and click 'next' to see if it will take the changes.  Click 'Log in now' when you are on the Confirmation and Summary page. 

Previous user who needs to enroll in a new MyMathLab course using a different textbook. 
(Students from Pre algebra 0371 moving on to Introductory algebra 0372):

  1. Go to www.coursecompass.com or new website for future reference: www.pearsonmylabandmastering.com and click the Register button for students.
     
  2. On the Before You Start page, click Next.
  3. Click Yes, Look Me Up, and enter your existing login name and password.
  4. Enter your new student access code.
  5. Enter your school zip code, select the country you live in, and click Next.
  6. Enter your new Course ID and click Next.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete enrollment.

 

Ariela Lange, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Odessa College
Send questions and comments about this course to A. Lange at alange@odessa.edu.