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Bb Course Cartridges

What are they? Pre-packaged ready to use course materials Contain a variety of materials (slides, documents, multimedia files, links to related websites, test/quiz banks) Material often correlates to a textbook Some cartridges are stand-alone Customizable…

Bb Enrollment Options

Franklin & Marshall faculty using Blackboard courses at the College currently have three options for "populating," or enrolling students within a course: Student enrollment in Blackboard courses are maintained automatically (as courses folders are…

Bb Release 9.1

Blackboard Learn Release 9.1 offers improvements and enhancements to the grade center, assessment manager, and content manager as well as new features like course wikis, integration with YouTube, Flickr, and Slideshare, and the Mobile…

Blackboard @ F&M - Known Issues

In this section of the Blackboard @ F&M website we will post known issues with Blackboard and the current level of resolution and workarounds. If you are having difficulty performing a task in Blackboard,…

Blackboard Course Automation Calendar

Blackboard Course Automation Calendar Blackboard course creation, student drop/adds, and roster deletions are completed by 8 AM on the dates specified below. Blackboard course archiving is started on the given date, but may require…

Blackboard Enhancements 2011

The Committee on Academic Technology (CAT) and Information Technology Services (ITS) are pleased to announce several enhancements to Blackboard @ F&M, the College's supported course management system. These enhancements, which will more closely mirror…

Blackboard Enhancements 2011 FAQs

Blackboard Enhancements 2011 FAQ's (Frequently Asked Questions) Contacting the Blackboard Administrator Contact the F&M Blackboard Administrator at blackboard@fandm.edu How do I change my password? What is the Blackboard course automation calendar and where can…

Blackboard Password

NOTE: Important Changes F&M NetID Integration Students and faculty members will log into Blackboard using their F&M NetID and password (same as eMail, eDisk, etc.) beginning Tuesday, May 24, 2011. What's your Blackboard Username…

Blackboard Support Resource

Extensive Blackboard support resources are available online from Blackboard directly.

Blackboard vs. eDisk

eDisk and Blackboard both offer College faculty web-based solutions for online delivery of course-based instructional materials. eDisk and Blackboard both support file upload and download and both permit course-restricted as well as public (guest)…

Contact

Please contact the F&M Blackboard Administrator at blackboard@fandm.edu

Creating a Blackboard Course

Blackboard courses are created automatically (as courses folders are on eDisk) eliminating the need to request individual Blackboard courses. To view your Blackboard courses, please log on to Blackboard @ F&M. When to request…

Frequently Asked Questions

The following are frequently asked questions about Blackboard @ F&M. Contacting the Blackboard Administrator Contact the F&M Blackboard Administrator at blackboard@fandm.edu Who has access to Blackboard? Why use Blackboard? Is my Blackboard password Case…

Mobile

Blackboard Mobile at F&M Contacting the Blackboard Administrator Contact the F&M Blackboard Administrator at blackboard@fandm.edu Note: Beginning on September 17, 2012, Blackboard Mobile will implement a new End-User License for Blackboard mobile app users.…