Online courses have grown in breadth and depth across the University System. The Content Management System (CMS) platform is the Blackboard Academic Suite, currently at version 9.
If you are new to Blackboard, Instructional Design resources are available and a short course in the Blackboard environment is offered on a regular schedule to introduce you to the tools available for instruction.
Blackboard Support & Documentation
Media for online courses
Learning Services provides the same services for faculty teaching online and in hybrid courses, where students and faculty meet face-to-face at regular intervals during the semester.
Informing your students
We offer several ways to communicate with your students before the start of the semester
The First Week
Ideas for getting your course off to a good start.