03 Blackboard Course Administration


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03 Blackboard Course Administration

  1. 1. College ofBusinessAdministration Moving to Blackboard 2/21/2013 Final Version
  2. 2. Course Administration Part 32/21/2013 Final Version 2
  3. 3. 3 Course Files Course Files is a central file storage area for a single Course. With Course Files, not only do Instructors have access to all of their files, but they have the ability to manage, organize, and view those files as suits their needs. In BizLearn: Manage Files Instructors can link to any uploaded items when creating content for the Course. When an Instructor changes an item, all links to the item in the Course reflect those changesFinal Version 2/21/2013
  4. 4. 4 Course Reports Run course reports to view information about course usage and activity. You can search the list of reports based on keywords in the names or descriptions to find the report that generates the information you need. In BizLearn: View User ProgressFinal Version 2/21/2013
  5. 5. 5 Early Warning System The Early Warning System is a rule-driven communication tool that Instructors use to send email notification messages to Students and their Observers when Early Warning System rule criteria are met. Rules are created by Instructors and can be based on a test score, calculated column, due date, or Course access. In BizLearn: Intelligent AgentsFinal Version 2/21/2013
  6. 6. 6 Performance Dashboard The Performance Dashboard provides an up-to-date report on the activity for all students. Information appears in a table format. Click the arrow in the header row of a column to sort the table data by that column. In BizLearn: CalendarFinal Version 2/21/2013
  7. 7. 7 Full Grades Center In the Screen Reader mode, the table is static and grades may be entered on the Grade Details page accessed by selecting the table cell for the grade. In the interactive mode of the Grade Center, grades can be typed directly in the cells. Use the arrow keys or the tab key to navigate through the Grade Center and the Enter key to submit a grade. In BizLearn: GradesFinal Version 2/21/2013
  8. 8. 8 Needs Grading Instructors can view attempts ready for grading or review on the Needs Grading page. Click Grade All to begin grading and reviewing immediately, or sort columns or apply filters to narrow the list. In BizLearn: Not AvailableFinal Version 2/21/2013
  9. 9. 9 Users and Groups The Groups tool allows Instructors to organize Students into Groups of any size. Instructors can provide communication and collaboration tools that only Group members can access. Groups can be created one at a time or in sets. Groups can be designated as Self-Enroll, allowing students to add themselves to a Group, or Manual Enroll, having the Instructor In BizLearn: Groups assign students to a Group.Final Version 2/21/2013
  10. 10. 10 Teaching Style Style settings control course appearance, including course theme, course structure, menu style and layout, content appearance, the course entry point, and banner image In BizLearn: Course BuilderFinal Version 2/21/2013
  11. 11. 11 Bulk Delete Bulk Delete deletes selected Course Content and data from a Course so that the Course ID and default settings can be reused. Information deleted during this operation cannot be recovered. In BizLearn: Not AvailableFinal Version 2/21/2013
  12. 12. 12 Course Copy Course Copy can make an exact copy of the Course. Course Copy can also make a copy of some of the materials and create a new Course or add the materials to an existing Course. You must have Manage Permissions on these files in order to make copies of them. In BizLearn: Import/Export/CopyFinal Version 2/21/2013
  13. 13. 13 Export / Archive Export Course creates a package of course content that can later be imported into the same course or a different course. Archive Course creates a permanent record of a course including all the content and user interactions available at the time the Archive is created. Export Common Cartridge Package creates a package that can be shared across learning management systems. You must have the proper permissions to perform these operations. In BizLearn: Import/Export/CopyFinal Version 2/21/2013