Help and support information for staff Blackboard users.

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Getting Started

Logging in and finding your way around, how to get help.

Useful Tips

What's new, known problems, FAQs

Add learning materials

Good practice, types of materials and how to add them, control access


Set up, give marks and feedback, GradeMark, Grade Centre

Communication and Collaboration

Discussion forums, blogs, journals, wikis, VoiceThread, Collaborate, Announcements and email

Managing a Blackboard course

Create, rename and hide course sites; enrol users and create groups; manage Turnitin, communication and monitoring

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