How to: Send email to enrolled students

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sending email with Blackboard

In Blackboard you can send email to your enrolled students on a cohort basis, or to selected groups or individuals. Watch the slides below to find out how to send email using Blackboard. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more.

How to: Create a journal

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Create a journal

In Blackboard you can create a journal for students to record their reflections either as a stand alone activity or as part of an assessment. Watch the slides below to find out how to create a journal. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more.

How to: Create a discussion forum

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Create a forum

In Blackboard you can create a discussion forum for communication with and between your students. Watch the slides below to find out how to create a discussion forum. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more.

How to: View your site as a student

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using student view

In Blackboard you’re able to experience your course exactly as a student will by using the student preview function. Watch the slides below to find out how to use student preview. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more. This article forms part of the … Read More

How to: Move and copy your content

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How to move/copy content

In Blackboard you will sometimes want to move or copy content within a course, or from one course shell to another. Watch the slides below to find out how to move and copy content. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more. This article forms … Read More

How to: Build your content structure

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Build content

When using Blackboard its a good idea to give some thought to how you might best structure your content. Watch the slides below to find out how to add folders and files. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more. Related content Course Mapping Related … Read More

How to: Create a direct link to your course guide

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create a direct link to your course

In Blackboard the default course guide link in your site menu takes you to the course guide search page. You can change that so it points directly to your course. Watch the slides below to find out how to create a direct link to your course guide. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related … Read More

How to: Create a staff contact

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Adding a staff contact

In Blackboard you can provide your students with clear contact details by creating a staff contact. Watch the slides below to find out how to create a staff contact. You can can follow the links in the slides, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more. This article forms part of the “Get started … Read More

How to: test resource packaging

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social media

You can use Google Hangouts on Air to create a video which you can then edit, manage and release on YouTube. The following document will step you through the process of creating a video using Google Hangouts on Air. You can follow the links in the document, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn … Read More