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Blackboard Training

Blackboard: Essentials

Introductory Blackboard Training

This course is designed to give faculty, staff, and teaching assistants the foundation to build a Blackboard course or organization. It is a prerequisite before having a course activated in Blackboard.

Introductory Learning Objectives

a) Interface, Navigation, Control Panel
b) Viewing Courses/Organizations as a Student/Participant: Edit Mode and Add Test Student
c) Add content (documents, syllabus, hyperlinks, video)
d) Communication & Collaborative tools
e) Assignments and Grade Center
f) Group and User Management

Requirements:

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • MySanDiego Account and Password

Tutorial documents:

We have eight courses coming up for “Blackboard: Essentials”:

  • Monday, August 31st

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. Three seats available.

    1. Monday, August 31st 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Serra 155)
  • Tuesday, September 8th

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. 14 seats available.

    1. Tuesday, September 8th 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Serra 156B)
  • Thursday, September 10th

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. 15 seats available.

    1. Thursday, September 10th 02:00 p.m. - 04:00 p.m. (Maher 114)
  • Wednesday, September 23rd

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. 15 seats available.

    1. Wednesday, September 23rd 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Serra 156B)
  • Wednesday, October 14th

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. 15 seats available.

    1. Wednesday, October 14th 01:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. (Serra 156B)
  • Tuesday, October 27th

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. 15 seats available.

    1. Tuesday, October 27th 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Serra 156B)
  • Tuesday, November 17th

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. 15 seats available.

    1. Tuesday, November 17th 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Serra 156B)
  • Thursday, December 17th

    Taught by Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki. 15 seats available.

    1. Thursday, December 17th 01:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. (Serra 156B)

Past courses this semester

We’ve offered Blackboard: Essentials seven earlier times this semester.

  • Wednesday, August 26 with Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki
  • Friday, August 21 with Allison Czapracki
  • Monday, August 17 with Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki
  • Tuesday, August 11 with Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki
  • Thursday, August 6 with Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki
  • Wednesday, July 15 with Emily Booth and Allison Czapracki
  • Tuesday, June 23 with Allison Czapracki

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