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Blackboard 9 workshops on 19 April

04 Apr 2011

Get a Kick Start in Exemplary Course Design (9.30am-12.30pm) and Collaboration and Communication (1.30pm-4.30pm)

The details for the April Blackboard 9 workshops are as follows:

Blackboard Kick Start: Exemplary Course Design

Date: Tuesday 19 April 2011

Time: 9.30am to 12.30pm

Location: Training Room 3, Kilburn Building

Pre-requisite: Attendance on the User Essentials or similar Blackboard 9 training course and an activated BB9 course or playground space

This half-day session looks at the following topics:

  • Components for designing high-quality and innovative courses
  • Effective course navigation and content organisation
  • Enhancing the student experience with interactive content

Blackboard Kick Start: Collaboration and Communication

Date: Tuesday 19 April 2011

Time: 1.30pm to 4.30pm

Location: Training Room 3, Kilburn Building

Pre-requisite: Attendance on the User Essentials or similar Blackboard 9 training course

This half-day session looks at the following topics:

  • Supporting Student Interaction
  • Create, manage, and grade Blogs, Journals and Wikis
  • Managing Groups

These workshops are advanced training sessions intended for staff who have had some experience of working in the Blackboard 9 environment. Participants should have attended the Blackboard User Essentials course or a similar course delivered by the eLearning Teams. At a minimum, participants should have experience of adding course content; creating a Discussion Board forum; and building, deploying, and grading assignments and tests in Blackboard. 

If you are interested in attending one or both of the training sessions, please contact:

Places are available on a first-come, first-served basis.