Blackboard How-To

Being a successful online student requires knowing where to go for the information you need and activities you are to complete. The tutorials on this portion of the website are designed to help you become familiar with the Blackboard environment and the technology necessary to be successful in an online classroom. These tutorials will introduce you to the essential tools necessary to access course materials, communicate with classmates and your instructor, submit homework, take tests, and check your grades.

How These Tutorials are Organized

The table below will provide you with an overview of how these tutorials are structured and what tools you can expect to be covered in each section.

Tutorial Topic What Will Be Covered
Navigating Blackboard
Calendars and Tasks
Communication Tools
Collaboration Tools
Blogs, Journals, & Wikis
Assignments and Grades
Taking Tests