Tag Archives: Blackboard Tools

NEW Batch Upload tool on Blackboard

We would like to announce the launch of a tool to help staff manage assessment online. The tool enables the bulk download of student work and the upload of feedback file attachments and marks generated electronically outside of Blackboard into Grade Centre … Continue reading

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Group Assignments – Staff and Student Guidance

This post aims to give you an overview of what group assignments are, how you can set them up and what guidance you can have to students submitting to them. How do I set up Group Assignments? Before You Begin … Continue reading

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Grading Colour Codes

Grading colour codes can help you to easily identify which students are potentially struggling on your module. You can select different colours and boundaries to be highlighted to you.  This is particularly useful for large modules with lots of students. … Continue reading

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Meeting E-Learning Expectations in ACES Infographic

As you may have heard, over the last few months Laura McNally (current SBS AJP Intern) and I were involved in a project to support the introduction of the university’s Threshold Standards policy (approved October 2015). This involved reviewing all Blackboard module … Continue reading

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Review of ACES 2014/15 Blackboard sites

I am one of two TEL graduate interns who have been reviewing all Blackboard sites across the institution over the last 6 months. As the reviews for all 2014/15 ACES module sites are now complete, it seems I should explain … Continue reading

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