Tools

Document:  List of Tools and Their Definitions

Blackboard Website: Tools (that may appear on left menu)

 Course Tool Availability

Blackboard contains many tools for teaching. ICT has enabled several tools in the basic template course provided for each course. 

Tool Availability

Document:   Customizing Tool Availability

Blackboard Website: Course Tool Availability

  1. Under the "Control Panel" menu left side, expand "Customization"
  2. Select "Tool Availability"
  3. Select the check box beside the tool that you would like to enable
NOTE ***Ensure that if there is more than one check box, that all are selected.***
 

Course Style

Blackboard Website: Course Style Options

Style options control the appearance, theme, course menu style and layout, content appearance, course entry point, and the banner image for a course.

On the Control Panel, expand the Customization section and click Teaching Style to access course style options.