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Summer 2017 Rollover

New Blackboard courses for the academic year 2017/18 will be available soon. An empty Blackboard course will be created for each module code and course instance code that exists on the Akari module manager. You will then be able to … Continue reading

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Change to Instructor Enrolments on Blackboard

From 17 August, there will be a change in how instructors are assigned to their modules on Blackboard. Following a new integration with the AKARI Curriculum Management system, CELT will no longer be processing new Module Requests. New 1516 course … Continue reading

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Blackboard Rollover 2015

The annual rollover and creation of new courses will take place this summer in August. It’s a little late this year because of a related infrastructure project. Watch out for further updates on this soon. Availability of new courses for … Continue reading

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Blackboard Winter Festival 2013

Following from the success of our first Blackboard Festival in August, The Learning Technologies Team at CELT is very excited to announce the Blackboard Winter Festival at NUI Galway, to take place from Monday 9th to Wednesday 11th December. Again, … Continue reading

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Organising your My Courses list (2013)

Since the new course shells for 2013-14 were created, staff will find that they have access to 4 years’ worth of courses (and students to three). While this might be welcome for some, for many people it means an unwieldy … Continue reading

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New policy regarding student access to previous year’s courses

In the past, students have lost access to their previous year’s courses on Blackboard immediately following examination board meetings in early September. Despite requests from students to allow access to these resources, for revision purposes, we were unable to facilitate … Continue reading

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Making your Blackboard course available

It’s the second day of term and the campus is buzzing again. As students complete their online registration, you should see them appearing in the corresponding Blackboard courses. Many students are already accessing Blackboard, to see what materials and resources … Continue reading

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