Workshop Name – BLACKBOARD: AN INTRODUCTION
This development session, designed in the main for academic staff, introduces the Blackboard interface and features.  It will demonstrate how to post announcements, create folders, upload content, insert web links, as well as managing and communicating with your users.

Scheduled sessions are bookable via StaffSpace or you may opt for the self-directed training module on thE HR & OD e-Learning portal.

  • Go to the HR&OD e-Learning portal
  • Select the ‘Access the e-learning portal’ link on that webpage
  • Next, select the ‘Dashboard’ drop-down from the top left corner of the screen and select ‘Catalogue’
  • Enter the name of the workshop in the search bar at the top of the screen, e.g. ‘Blackboard’
  • Select to ‘Enrol’

Workshop Name – BLACKBOARD & TURNITIN FOR ADMINISTRATORS
This development session, designed in the main for academic administration staff who may be responsible for setting up Turnitin Assignments within module Blackboards.  This session will demonstrate which set-up steps are required depending on the type of Assignment that has been set. As well as teach you some of the smaller tasks that may be required of you for Blackboard, such as posting announcements, managing users and creating folders.

This training can be booked via StaffSpace.

Other Blackboard training, such as Blackboard Assignments, Discussion Boards, Grade Centre etc. is available on request. Please email LTECHSKILLS@canterbury.ac.uk.