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HOW TO: Upload a course syllabus and other content to Blackboard
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To upload a course syllabus:1. Login to Blackboard Learn at https://bb.clemson.edu and navigate to your course on the Home page or Courses tab.2. From the course menu, click on the Content area. The Content page appears. Each content page includes 4 tabs: Build Content, Assessments , Tools and Partner Content.3. Click on the action link for Build Content. Click on Syllabus.4. Type in the Syllabus name.5. Select either Create New Syllabus to use the syllabus builder to create a syllabus online from a template or Use Existing File.6. If you choose Use Existing File, the Browse My Computer button will appear. Click on it to attach the file.7. Click the Submit button.To upload a content item:1. Login to Blackboard Learn at https://bb.clemson.edu and navigate to your course on the Home page or Courses tab.2. From the course menu, click on the Content area. The Content page appears. Each content page includes 4 tabs: Build Content, Assessments, Tools and Partner Content.3. Click on the action link for Build Content. Click on Item to upload documents or PowerPoint presentations. The Create Item page appears.4. Type in the item Name. Type in a description in the Text box, if applicable.5. Click the Browse My Computer or Browse Content Collection button to attach a file.6. Set the date and time restrictions to permit users to view the content in Section 3: Options.7. Click the Submit button.To upload an audio file:1. Login to Blackboard Learn at https://bb.clemson.edu and navigate to your course on the Home page or Courses tab.2. From the course menu, click on the Content area. The Content page appears.3. Click on the action link for Build Content. Click on Audio.4. Click the Browse My Computer or Browse Content Collection button to select an audio file.5. Type in the Name of the audio file. Click Browse to select a file including a transcript for people who cannot hear the audio Optional.6. Select the Audio options to audio start the audio or play the audio over and over.7. Select the date and time restrictions to permit users to view the content in Section 4: Standard options.8. Click the Submit button.To upload an image file:1. Login to Blackboard Learn at https://bb.clemson.edu and navigate to your course.2. From the course menu, click on the Content area. The Content page appears.3. Click on the action link for Build Content. Click on Image.4. Click the Browse My Computer or Browse Content Collection button to select an image file, click Browse Mashups button to add a Flickr photo.5. Type in the Name of the image file. Include alternate text and description optional.6. Select the image dimensions, border in Section 2: Image Options7. Select the date and time restrictions to permit users to view the content in Section 4: Standard options.8. Click the Submit button.To add a URL link:1. Login to Blackboard Learn at https://bb.clemson.edu and navigate to your course.2. From the course menu, click on the Content area. The Content page appears.3. Click on the action link for Build Content. Click on Web Link. 4. Type in the Name and the Web Link. For example, http://www.clemson.edu/.5. Type in a Description optional.6. Click the Browse My Computer or Browse Content Collection button to attach a file.7. Select the date and time restrictions to permit users to view the content in Section 4: Standard options.8. Click the Submit button.KEYWORDS: BLACKBOARD CONTENT SYLLABUS AUDIO FILE IMAGE FILE URL LINK