In order to successfully study with Protea College (whether you are a face-to-face student or an online/distance student), you must have regular and reliable access to:
- A computer (desktop or laptop; tablet devices alone are not sufficient) with a modern internet browser (we recommend Google Chrome. Other options include Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, or Microsoft Edge.)
- An email program (Apple Mail, Microsoft Outlook, Gmail, Hotmail etc.)
- A stable internet connection capable of streaming video (e.g. ADSL2+, fibre/NBN, or 3G/4G wireless)
- Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or a similar suite of programs (e.g. Google Docs, Apache OpenOffice, Apple iWork)
All students are welcome to access the computers and other resources at Protea College’s campuses.
Online/Distance Students: Please note that hard-copy versions of online materials are available at an extra cost of $21.95/unit plus postage.