Blackboard Resources for Students

student using a laptopBlackboard is a web based service where you may find materials for your course, as well as interactive features such as online tests and discussion boards.

This iSolutions Blackboard support web site contains information and help for students using Blackboard.

If you want to find out more about using Blackboard please take a look at the links listed below. If you have any questions about Blackboard please read our student support page to find out who to contact and what information you should supply.

new features in Blackboard
New Features in Blackboard

Find out about the new features and updates that have been brought to Blackboard following the upgrade in June 2014. This includes the new Global Navigation menu, Video Everywhere, an updated text editor, staff and student avatars, the Blackboard retention centre, new assignment features including delegated and online marking, an updated discussion board format, student preview, course themes, amongst others.

small icon iconGetting Started With Blackboard

This web page provides general information about how to get started with your use of Blackboard.

small icon iconiSolutions Blackboard Student F.A.Q.

If you have a question about Blackboard it may well have been answered in this list of Frequently Asked Questions.

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How to… Guides for Blackboard 

A number of guides are available that take you through using various aspects of Blackboard step by step.

small icon iconAccess Blackboard

You can find out how to access Blackboard from this web page. Blackboard is accessible from on or off campus, all you need is a web browser and an internet connection.

small icon iconBlackboard Mobile App

Find out about the Blackboard mobile app that will allow you to more easily access Blackboard on your phone or tablet.

small icon iconStudent Support for Blackboard

This web page describes how to get help and support with Blackboard.

small icon iconInformation available to instructors about student usage of Blackboard.

To assist course instructors in assessing academic progress, Blackboard provides a number of tools which provide information about student use of Blackboard courses. This page describes what information can be collected about your usage of a Blackboard course.