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Is your Blackboard course ready for Start of Semester?

16 Jan 2017

You should now be thinking about accessing and preparing your Blackboard course space (Bb course) for the new semester

All Bb courses will be visible to students on Monday, 23 January 2017.

Guidance about accessing Blackboard and updating your course(s) is available on the eLearning website:

This page also includes information on activating courses for academic leads.

Please also note the provisional dates for scheduled Bb9 maintenance and downtime in 2017. Bb9 will be unavailable from 5pm on Thursday 13 July until 9am on Sunday 16 July 2017.

Minor upgrades and maintenance, with little or no scheduled downtime, will take place between Friday 7 April and Monday 10 April 2017. We hope that this early notification will enable you to factor in these dates when timetabling assignment submission dates and key course activities.

Further information: