Welcome to Fall 2019!

To view information specific to your art history course, please click on "courses" in the above right corner.

Follow these steps to access your online art history course in Canvas:

  1. Bookmark and follow this link to our online classroom in Canvas: https://ccsf.instructure.com/. This is where you will complete and turn in all work, interact with peers, and be able to contact me.
  2. Type in your CCSF ID for your username. Examples: W12345678 or @12345678
  3. Type in your RAM ID for your password. Find out how to do this in the RAM Instructions Google Doc. Need help with your RAM ID? Call the CCSF Helpdesk at 415-239-3711 or toll-free at 844-693-4357.
  4. Please note: You will not be able to log into the course until the course start date.
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Instructor Contact Info

Instructor: Nicole Krup Oest

Department: Visual Arts

Email: noest@ccsf.edu. Once in Canvas, the preferred method of contact is the Canvas Inbox. Please allow me 48 hours (Monday through Friday) to respond to your emails or Canvas messages.

Phone: 1+415-239-3448 (please note that emails to noest@ccsf.edu or messages sent via Canvas are strongly preferred).

Office hours: Fall semester 2019 on-campus office hours and online office hours in Zoom (online conferencing tool in Canvas) to be determined; by appointment

Mailbox: V18

City College of San Francisco

Visual Arts, V18

50 Frida Kahlo Way

San Francisco, CA 94112

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Online Learning Success

NetTutor Online Tutoring (free)

Writing tutoring at the CCSF English Lab

Computer and internet access at CCSF

CCSF Resources

CCSF Library

CCSF Student Code of Conduct

Student Affairs and Concerns

Student Services and Concerns

CCSF Bookstore (Ocean campus and online)

Art History Resources

Free museum tickets with your public library card through the Discover and Go program

Writing About Art

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Log-in Instructions

Go to the RAM ID Portal and Login.

Username: CCSF ID, examples: W12345678 or @12345678

Your Canvas password is your RAM ID password.

Instructions for new students

Once logged in, Click on the Canvas Tile.

Shortcut: Login directly to Canvas.

Canvas Support Hotline (844) 592-2198 available 24/7.

Canvas Student Guide

Online Learning

What are the real challenges encountered by both new and experienced online students, and how can you be successful? Tune into this short tutorial video to help debunk common myths about online learning.

What Makes a Successful Online Learner? Valuable tips for success and what to expect.