About this Course

This is an OMSCS orientation course for all Georgia Tech OMS students.

Course Cost
Approx. 0
Skill Level
Included in Course
  • Rich Learning Content

  • Interactive Quizzes

  • Taught by Industry Pros

  • Self-Paced Learning

  • Student Support Community

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OMSCS Student Orientation

by Georgia Institute of Technology

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Course Leads

  • David Joyner
    David Joyner


What You Will Learn


Welcome messages from Dr. David Joyner and Eboni Bell

Oscar & Registration

Accessing Oscar, Time Tickets & holds, Classing (finding, adding, dropping) waitlists, and grades


Accessing T-square, settings and tools, assessments (assignments, quizzes and tests) and grade book, and links (Piazza and Udacity)


Accessing course materials, courses, form exercises, and programming exercises


Getting started, profile, reading lists and topics, navigation, and posting

Other tools

Passport, ProctorTrack, Google+, Peer Feedback, Webex, and other resources


Courses, community, and welcome!

Prerequisites and Requirements

See the Technology Requirements for using Udacity.

Why Take This Course

In this OMS Orientation, we cover several things you will need to know to be a successful OMS student.

Things we cover: - How you’ll register for classes. - Various tools you’ll use during your Masters education for submitting assignments, participating in forum discussions, and interacting with your professors and peers. - Tips and secrets to success in the OMS.

What do I get?
  • Instructor videos
  • Learn by doing exercises
  • Taught by industry professionals
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