Tools you will need for this course:

Click on the icons below to download any plug-ins or software updates that you don’t already have on your computer.

Browsers

This site is best viewed using Mozilla Firefox (Windows and Mac). Make sure you are using the current version.

Safari is a standard for Mac but is also available for PC.

Microsoft Internet Explorer (Windows) can also be used.

Quicktime Player

You will need QuickTime Player installed on your computer to view some files in this course, including narrated slideshows with film clips.

QuickTime for Windows users, FREE download
QuickTime for Mac users, FREE download

Media Player

All of the lectures will be delivered on a streaming server, which means they will download while they are playing. It is a relatively good quality and much better than words on a page! Windows Media Player will open and bring Professor Mayer onto your screen. This same format will be used for Tribal Perspectives, and anywhere we use video to deliver content.

Windows Media Player for windows, FREE download
Windows Media Player for Mac users, FREE download

Tools for Viewing Maps

You will need the DjVu plug-in to view images of many of the maps we have prepared for you.

Download the free DJVU plug-in

All of Professor Fritz's lectures will be delivered on a streaming server, which means they will download while they are playing. It is relatively good quality and much better than words on a page! Windows Media Player will open and bring Harry onto your screen. You will have the option for video or audio files.