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Blackboard Tutorials for Faculty

It is recommended to view the presentations in order:

 

Lesson 1

Blackboard Overview for Instructors

  • Logging In
  • My Blackboard
  • Check Browser
  • Channels

Available Formats:

  • Action Links
  • My Settings
  • Universal Mail
  • Universal Calendar

 

Lesson 2

Setting Up Your Blackboard Course

  • Courses
  • Course Content
  • Build & Teach Buttons
  • Edit Header & Footers

Available Formats:

  • Manage Tools & Settings
  • Upload Files
  • Syllabus
  • PDF vs. Office Documents

 

Lesson 3

3 Tools Every Instructor Should Use

  • Calendar
  • Mail
  • Assignments
  • Student View

Available Formats:

 

 

Lesson 4

Grade Book

  • Grade Book
  • Create Columns
  • Banner and Grade Book
  • Enroll Members (Students, Teaching Assistants &
    Section Designers)
  • Enroll Student
  • Reorder Columns

Available Formats:

  • Hide or Show Columns
  • Grade Book Options
  • Column Settings
  • Release Columns to Students
  • Unfreeze Columns
  • Student Drops
  • Export Grades to Excel

 

 

Additional Tutorials

Transfer a File Between Courses

Available Formats:

 

 

Transfer a Quiz Between Courses

Available Formats:

 

 

Hide/Move Courses in Course List

  • Logging In
  • My Blackboard
  • Edit Course List
  • Hide Link
  • Show Hidden Link
  • Change Course Link Order

Available Formats:

 

 

 

For More Information:

Ken Spraberry
Instructional Design & Support
Exercise & Sport Sciences, Rm 134
(806) 834-1193
ken.spraberry@ttu.edu