• Collaborate Downtime 11/11/21 (Resolved)

    We have been informed by Blackboard that on the 11th of November Collaborate experienced a period of downtime due to an update in Blackboard. The update has now taken place and we have been informed that Collaborate is now running as normal. If you are still experiencing issues with Collaborate…

  • Use student preview

    What is it? The student preview feature in Blackboard is an opportunity to view your module as your students would. You will have your very own preview user account enrolled on your module to do this so if you have granted an individual student specific accommodations, you cannot see your…

  • Remove your preview user submission

    What is it? Removing a preview user submission is essentially deleting the submission you made to an assignment whilst in student preview mode. What does it do? By using student preview, you will be able to submit assignments as if you were a student in order to test out the…

  • Move videos in YuJa

    What is it? This guide will cover how to edit your YuJa videos’ upcoming media section to the order you would like your videos to be played. What does it do? This is particularly useful if you want your YuJa playlist to automatically play videos in a specific order and…

  • Setting extra time accommodations for Blackboard tests and assignments

    Update: This video was created before Blackboard released a custom option for accommodations. Please see below for up-to-date screenshots. What is it? Accommodations allow students to have unique due dates or time limits for their Blackboard assignments (this does not apply to Turnitin, Mobius, or other vendors), exceptions allow you…

  • Sharing your video three ways

    My Media Collection in YuJa is the storage facility for all the videos that you own. Any video that you upload will be stored here. You can also share your videos with your students.

  • Customise the visibility for your video

    Once you have embedded your video content into your Blackboard module document, you can choose specific release conditions and determine the availability to students.