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Academic Technology Launchpad: Blackboard

Quick Guide to computer and academic technology resources for students.

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What is Blackboard?

  • Our online Course Management or Learning Management System
  • Used with online, hybrid and many on-campus/face-to-face classes
  • May include syllabus, assignments, discussions, quizzes, links and more

You probably won't see your course listed in Blackboard until the start date

Getting started with a practice course

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Note: This is not the prerequisite Orientation to Online & Accelerated Learning Digital Measures Course required before enrolling into online courses.
If you would like access to a practice course - that may help you get started using Blackboard, either:
  • OR Self-enroll: Log into Blackboard. Use the Course Catalog module on your myBlackboard page. Search for a course titled Student Blackboard Orientation and you'll be able to self-enroll and explore.