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Get Started Video20 minutes
A complete orientation to getting started with the Hawkes Learning Systems software.
Get Started Video (Captioned)20 minutes
With captions. A complete orientation to getting started with the Hawkes Learning Systems software.
Where can I purchase the software?48 seconds
Hawkes Learning Systems software can be purchased from your bookstore or online at hawkeslearning.com. It is very important to purchase only new software so that it can be registered in your name.
How do I get an Access Code?85 seconds
A personalized access code is required to utilize the Hawkes Learning Systems software. Learn how to register your license number online at hawkeslearning.com to get an access code.
How do I enter my Access Code?76 seconds
Learn how to save your access code to avoid typing it in the future and how to enroll in your instructor's grade book.
What is a Hawkes Course ID?37 seconds
Your Hawkes course ID is what allows you to enroll in your instructor's grade book. It contains letters only!
Learn Mode78 seconds
An orientation to the software's multimedia instructional mode. This is where you'll learn key concepts, view examples, and engage in interactive screens.
Practice Mode90 seconds
An orientation to the practice problems you'll want to try before completing your homework. This mode allows unlimited practice and offers Help features such as an interactive tutor and feedback.
Certify Mode139 seconds
An orientation to the homework mode where you complete certificates for credit. Each lesson gives you unlimited attempts to reach a certain level of mastery. Once you hit that level, you get 100% credit for the assignment.
How do I enter my answer?44 seconds
Learn how to use the keypad to access any mathematical symbols that are needed for your answer as well as a few keyboard shortcuts.
What is a certification code?46 seconds
After you complete a homework assignment or "Certify", you will get a certificate code. Make sure to complete assignments on or before the day they are due in order to earn full credit!
What is the Progress Report?99 seconds
The progress report keeps track of all your due dates, assignments, and grades. It can be access through the HLS software or directly through a website.
How do I make a study plan?139 seconds
By making and taking a practice test, you can access an individualized practice session that focuses on the question types that you missed.
Get Started Video (Español)17 minutes
A complete orientation to getting started with the Hawkes Learning Systems software.