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Below you will find resources to support the use of Blackboard, which has many flexible features that enhance teaching and learning online, face-to-face, or using a hybrid model.

Faculty Support Services

Support for Blackboard is available Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm.

You can obtain assistance by: 

  • Submitting a Help Desk ticket here:
    1. Login with your campus username and password.
    2. Navigate to Faculty Support > Blackboard.
    3. Select an issue from the choices provided.
  • "call us" phone icon (310) 243-2500, option #3, or direct (310) 243-2387

Requirements to View Tutorials:

  • For tutorials in PDF format, please download Adobe Reader.
  • For video tutorials, you will be redirected to YouTube. 

Building Content In Your Course

Groups and Discussion Boards

Communicating in Blackboard

Turnitin

Testing and Grading

Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard Instructor App

Blackboard Help Desk

Reset Your Password

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FAQs for FacultyMore Blackboard Tutorials

Building Content In Your Course

Creating an AssignmentVideoPDF
Posting ContentVideoPDF
Using Edit ModeVideoPDF
Copying Course ContentVideoPDF

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Groups and Discussion Boards

Creating GroupsVideoPDF
Creating and Managing Discussion Boards VideoPDF

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Communicating in Blackboard

Creating an AnnouncementVideoPDF
Sending an Email in BlackboardVideoPDF

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Turnitin

Creating a Turnitin Assignment VideoPDF
Using Turnitin VideoPDF
Downloading a Turnitin Submission with Originality ReportPDF

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Testing and Grading

Creating an ExamVideoPDF
Making an Exam AvailableVideoPDF
Viewing the Grade CenterVideoPDF
Creating and Managing Categories in Grade CenterVideoPDF
Organizing Grade Center ColumnsVideoPDF
Collecting and Grading AssignmentsVideoPDF
Creating a Grade Center ColumnPDF
Creating an Extra Credit Grade Center ColumnPDF
Creating Custom Test Availability for Individual StudentsPDF
Creating Custom Test Time Limits for Individual StudentsPDF
Working with Question PoolsVideo
Working with Random BlocksVideo
Exporting / Importing TestsVideo
Importing a Publisher Test BankPDF

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Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (Web Conferencing Tool)

Using Blackboard Collaborate UltraVideoPDF
Blackboard Collaborate Online Resources by TopicWebpage 

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Blackboard Instructor App

Installing and Using the Blackboard Instructor AppPDF

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More Blackboard Tutorials

For more tutorials on other Blackboard features, go here.


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