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Switching Modalities

​Faculty Resources

​Documentation​Objective
​Log in to Blackboard
​Log into blackboard and access your course.
​Uploading a Syllabus
​Create a content area and then add the syllabus to the course.
​Adding Information
​The types of information you can have in blackboard:
  • Item - a rich-text area that can hold multiple files or a content in the page.
  • File - upload a word document, excel document, PDF, etc
  • Blank Page - a content-rich document that you can create directly from within blackboard.
​Add a Web Link
​Create a web link to websites that you would like the students to visit.
​Send Emails
​Instructors can send email to individuals in the course. Emails can be sent to individual users or to groups of users.
​Sending Messages
​Messages are a private and secure text-based communication that occurs within a blackboard course. Although similar to emails, user must be logged into the course to read and send messages.
​Create an Assignment
​Create an assignment for your students to submit their work within the blackboard course.
​Entering Grades in the Grade Center
​Manually enter grades into a grade column for your students to see.
​Getting Started with Zoom
​A video conferencing application available to all faculty, staff and students at UHD. Zoom's features are ideal for live synchronous meetings with your whole class, office hours, or chatting with individual students.
​Schedule a Zoom Meeting
​How to schedule meetings in Zoom, and send email invitations through your preferred calendar application.
​Faculty: Frequently Asked Questions
​For frequently asked questions and their recommended resolution.
Faculty Training Resources
​Our extensive repository of documentation for Blackboard and other supported tools.


Student Resources

​DocumentationObjective
​Log into Blackboard
​Log into blackboard and access your course.
​Check your Grades
​You can see grades for all of your courses or one course at a time.
​Submit an Assignment
​How to upload assignments to Blackboard Learn.
​View Announcements and Notifications
​Check your notifications and announcements for new updates.
Using Email
​How to send email from Blackboard Learn.
​Using Messages
​The Message tool allows you to send messages to other members of your course. You can address mail to individuals, to the entire class, to your instructor or a group of students.
Test Best Practices​Technical recommendations to prepare for an online exam.
​Student Training Resources
​Our extensive repository of documentation for Blackboard and other supported tools.

 

Last updated 12/8/2020 5:55 PM