eLearning Faculty Tutorials

What's New

  • Notifications - Video
  • Where to go to Grade Assignments and Tests - Video
  • Course Menu Customization - Video
  • UT Dallas Email vs. Messages - Video

Content Tools

Managing Your Class

  • Add Text to an eLearning Course - Video
  • Upload a File - Video
  • Rename Course Material - Video | Handout
  • Upload a Syllabus - Video | Handout
  • Reorder Objects on an eLearning Page - Video
  • Where Uploaded Files are saved in your course (Content Collection) - Video
  • Create Folders to Organize Material - Video
  • How to Create a Web Link - Video | Handout
  • Group Courses by Term - Video | Handout
  • How to Copy Content from an Old Course to a New Course - Video | Handout

Assignments

  • Adding an Assignment Link to the Course Menu - Handout
  • Adding Instructions to an Assignment - Video | Handout
  • Setting the Availability on an Assignment - Handout
  • Setting the Number of Attempts on an Assignment - Handout
  • Setting the Due Date on an Assignment - Handout

Rubrics

  • Exporting a Rubric from a Class and Importing a Rubric into a Different Class - Handout
  • Adding a Rubric to an Assignment - Handout

Course Menu

  • Course Menu (description) - Video
  • How to Hide/Restore the Course Menu - Video
  • How to Add a New Area for Content in the Course Menu - Video | Handout
  • How to Reorder the Links in the Course Menu - Video
  • How to Rename a Link in the Course Menu - Video
  • How to Add a Tests Link to Course Menu - Video | Handout
  • How to Create a Web Link - Video | Handout

Course Management Tools

Users

  • Add a Teaching Assistant to your eLearning Course - Video | Handout
  • How to View a List of all Users in Your Course - Video

Grade Center

  • How to Access the Grade Center - Video | Handout
  • Smart Views in the Grade Center - Video
  • How to Create a Column in the Grade Center - Video
  • How to Enter Grades in the Grade Center - Video
  • How to See the Grade History of a Specific Student's Grade - Video

Communication Tools

Discussion Boards

  • How to Create a Discussion Forum - Video
  • How to Create a Discussion Board Post - Video
  • How to Reply to a Post - Video
  • How to Read Posts on a Discussion Board - Video
  • How to Create a Graded Discussion Board - Video
  • How to Grade Student Posts - Video
  • How Students see their Discussion Board Grades - Video
  • Adding a Discussion Board Link in the Course Menu - Video | Handout

UT Dallas Email

  • UT Dallas Email in eLearning (description) - Video
  • How to Send an Email to all Students in Your Course - Video
  • How to Send an Email to a Specific Student in Your Course - Video
  • How the Email Tool differs from the Messages tool - Video

Messages

  • Messages Tool (description) - Video
  • How to Add the Messages Tool to Your Course - Video | Handout
  • How to Send a Message to Your Students - Video
  • How to Reply to a Message - Video
  • How the Messages Tool Differs from the Email tool - Video

Announcements

  • How to Post an Announcement - Video | Handout
  • Where Students see an Announcement that you've posted - Video
  • How to Schedule an Announcement in Advance - Video

Additional Videos from Blackboard also available

Page last updated on March 4, 2014.

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