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Blackboard Learn Documentation


Please excuse the mess as this page is being updated.

For assistance with Blackboard Learn, please contact Katie Baer at, ext. 53447, or stop by her office in Main Hall 447.

Blackboard SP13 Update

To learn about the new features in SP13, review this Blackboard Learn SP13 Upgrade - May 2014 document.

Blackboard Overview

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Access Your Courses

Course Layout

Course Code Explanation


Grade Center

Grade Center Overview

Setting Up Weighted Grades

Adding Percentage & Letter Grade Columns




Creating Assignments

Grading Assignments



Student Tracking

Run Course Reports

Track Statistics

Communication & Collaboration


Discussion Forums

Blogs and Journals


Blackboard Collaborate

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Add Course Content

Upload Content





Creating Tests

Deploying Tests

Grading Tests

Exporting & Importing Tests

Test Accommodations for Students


For additional documentation from the Kent Campus IS Department, please visit  Their site includes Blackboard guides and video documentation.