Bb Basics
The Bb Environment
Bb Navigation
Bb Functions
Learning in Bb

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Blackboard is considered a.....
What is a LMS (Learning Management System) * or a CMS (Course Management System)

100

This is where you should go if you "get lost" in Bb
What is the My Institution Tab

100

Use this "trail" to navigate within a Bb course
What are the "breadcrumbs"

100

For instructors to edit anything in their Bb course they need to click this button
What is Edit Mode On/Off

100

Most Bb Content is listed and presented in....
What is sequential order (top to bottom)

200

This website will provide students and instructors with video resources for Blackboard.
What is Blackboard Learn on Demand

200

These may be added, deleted and "moved" on your My Insitution Page
What are modules

200

Do not use these buttons to navigate through a Bb course
What are your browser back/forward arrows

200

These buttons, also referred to as Chevrons "make things happen"
What is the Action Link

200

All Bb courses should include a _______ where students need to begin the course
What is a Welcome annoucement or section

300

This CSM Division will provide resources and support for Blackboard
What is DLF or Division of Distance Learning and Faculty Development

300

This three areas on My Institution page may NOT be deleted but can be rearranged on the page
What are: Tools, My Courses and My Announcements

300

This element or area of a Bb course is used to access everything that you need as a student
What is the Course Menu

300

Always click this button when you want to save changes/edits
What is the Submit button

300

This area facilitates social learning and collaboration in Bb courses
What is the Discussions Tool/Board

400

This browser is the preferred browser to use for Blackboard
What is Firefox -Google Chrome -Safari

400

This is the link you need to click to edit your email address
What is Personal Information under Tools

400

This button is likely the #1 problem you will have students call about...
What is the Hide Menu button

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This is the area in a Bb course that only instructors have to manage their courses
What is the Control Panel

400

These are 5 important guidelines for students in successfully taking an assessment online (in Bb)
What are: (options) -Correct browser -No wireless -Pop-up blocker OFF -Be prepared (know if timed, etc) -No other windows open -Click things once -No Cancel or back/forward buttons in browser -Save and submit are two different functions

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This is the best way to log into Blackboard
What is through MyCSMD

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Every course in Bb at CSM will have these 3 common elements
What are: 1. Page Header 2. Course Menue 3. Content Frame

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Bb course menus should be designed...
What is: -intuitively -logically: chronologically, thematically, by content -using the KISS method

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These is the area(s) you need to use to enroll users in a Bb course
What is The Users and Groups then Users links

500

This setting in Bb allows for students to move through modules ONLY after they successfully master the content
What is Adaptive Release