You enter the Quia workbook by typing your username
and password every time
you are going to do online work.
Click the "My Books" tab.
Select the "Horizons" book.
The Quia online workbook opens on the first
page of the book.
Click on "Next page" at the very top
of the screen to advance page by page or, if you know on what
page the exercise is located that you want to do, type the
number of the page into the field marked "Jump to page
....." and click "Go".
You can view and/or print out the contents of
each chapter of the Quia online workbook by clicking on
"Contents" at the very top of the screen.
Remember to check for
There is a "floating
chart" with accented
characters available for exercises that require
writing in French so that you do not have to create the accented
characters yourself. It is located at the bottom
of the exercise page and it is "anchored". To make
it "float" click on it. You can then drag it to
wherever you need it on the page. Click on the accented
character that you need and it "jumps" to where your
Once you start doing online
Quia database registers everything you have done. Both you and your professor can "see" the progress that you are making,
working your way through the competencies and chapters.
For each competency there are
several oral exercises marked "O" (for oral) and
several written exercises marked "E" (for écrit).
An asterisk marks exercises
that you have done more than once. Your instructor will keep
only the exercises with the highest success rate.
Your personal access key is valid for
meaning that, if necessary, you can take three semesters to study
French 1 and French 2 without incurring extra costs.