Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is a tool available in Blackboard that you can use to: pre-record lectures deliver live lectures or webinars (recorded or not) facilitate break-out groups assign students presenter status so that they can deliver presentations facilitate PBL or
Virtual drop-in sessions
Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is a tool available in Blackboard that you can use to:
TurnItIn: Was the Student Submission Late?
This guide will help you to determine if a student submitted their TurnItIn (TII) submission late. It is split into 3 sections: TurnItIn All Students View (no anonymity), TurnItIn By Groups View (no anonymity) and TurnItIn All Students View (with
SBS – Lecture Attendance Using Blackboard
There are occasions where a staff member might have need to take attendance at a lecture. The following help guide details how you can use Blackboard to take attendance via students mobile devices. Please note that this method requires: Warnings
Importing marks to Blackboard from a paper assignment
<em>Reviewed: 06/12/2019</em> If you have a paper assignment, it is a good idea to upload the marks from the assignment into the Blackboard grade centre so that students have a record of all their marks for the coursework part of
How to Export Your Assessment to Another Course
Reviewed: 09/12/2019 If you wish to use an existing test (or part thereof) in a different course, it would probably be quicker to export it from one course and import it in to another (and then make changes if needed)
Choosing your Question Types
Reviewed: 21/11/2022 Advice for using individual question types MCQs”, “Either/Or” and “True/False” – safe to use and can be automatically marked Essay”, “File Response” (upload a file), and “Short Answer” – safe to use, but need to be marked manually.
Creating groups in Blackboard
There may be several reasons why you might need to put students into groups in Blackboard, e.g. group work, group discussions, specific items released only to a subset of students, etc.
How to Input Calendar Entries for Students
Reviewed: 01/07/2022 Students frequently ask for a full list of all deadlines for assessments and events that they are required to take/attend. This can be achieved easily if all course unit coordinators follow the basic guide below. Where one or
Discussion boards can be a great way to promote engagement in online learning. They can be used to allow students to discuss individual or group tasks, ask questions, share expectations and experiences or used as a social space to connect with peers.