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Collaborate Ultra Workshop

We are delighted to announce that we are hosting a Collaborate Ultra workshop on May 31st.  Registration for the event is available on Eventbrite. Description: Are you developing or teaching an online or blended course next semester? Would you like … Continue reading

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Returning Results- full guide

We’re approaching that time of year again – and final module marks are due to be returned, for undergraduates, by 24th May. You’ll be pleased to know that we now have a full guide to using the Blackboard Grade Centre … Continue reading

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Online Results Entry – new training dates announced

flickr photo by flippinyank shared under a Creative Commons (BY) license Returning Grades webinar – covering the essential steps of final mark return, this one hour online session is suitable for all staff. The online format will be useful … Continue reading

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Security of grades in Grade Centre

I received the following, very valid, question from a member of staff regarding the entry of grades in the Blackboard Grade Centre: How secure are they, and can they be hacked, or changed by a person other than the module … Continue reading

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Viewing Course Instance in MyGrades

As part of the Online Results Entry project, a recent initiative on Blackboard was to add Course Instance information to each student enrollment on a Blackboard course. This allows instructors to see, at a glance, which cohort a student belongs … Continue reading

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Why we don’t provide Blackboard training for students

CELT does not provide Blackboard training for students. One reason for this is that we don’t have the resources. But more importantly because of the wide range of possible tools that instructors might be using. We couldn’t devise a general … Continue reading

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Blackboard Known Issue – Surplus Enrolments

Description:          Instructors –  may see additional students enrolled on their blackboard courses          Students –  may see additional courses listed in the “My Courses” widget on the Blackboard homepage Solution/Workaround: There is no workaround for this issue.  ISS are … Continue reading

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