Learning Management System - Blackboard Faculty Support
Dear Faculty, please be sure to request your Blackboard course sections for the Spring 14!
What is Blackboard?
Blackboard is a learning management system used for both online and face to face classes. Blackboard provides a powerful and easy to use set of tools which faculty can use for teaching a course. Students can access Blackboard sites anywhere, anytime 24/7 to get access to course content posted by faculty. Support for the Blackboard system to both faculty & students is available 24/7.
How to use Blackboard
- Sign up for Blackboard training at the UMass Boston Training Registration site.
- Blackboard How-To Solutions a searchable resource that provides step by step instructions and video tutorials for using Blackboard and related tools.
- Blackboard Student and Faculty Support Resource Center Blackboard's collection of manuals, quick start guides and tutorials.
Getting help with Blackboard
Is there a handout I can give out to students?
The Student Guide for Online Courses covers student access to information at UMass Boston including: WISER, Email, Blackboard, Wimba and Technical Support.
I need help designing my course. Is there someone who can help me?
Yes, Instructional Design Consulting is available. To request consulting services contact the Learning Management Systems Group at email@example.com.
24/7 Technical Help Phone: 888.300.6920 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Chat