Blackboard Learn™

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What is Blackboard Learn™?

Blackboard Learn™ is Clemson University’s Learning Management System that instructors can use to deliver course content, communicate with students, enable student interaction, and provide on-line assignments and assessments.  Whether the course is taught face to face, fully online, or as a hybrid, instructors can use Blackboard Learn™ to more fully engage students in learning activities while reducing some of the administrative overhead of managing a class.

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Is there a cost associated with Blackboard Learn™?

Clemson licenses Blackboard Learn™ for use in all areas of activity–teaching, research, and public service.  There is no charge to the users.

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How do I access Blackboard Learn™?

At Clemson, Blackboard Learn™ is also called MyCLE.  Blackboard Learn™ is accessible from the Current Student Homepage or the Faculty Homepage or the CCIT Homepage.   Blackboard Learn™ can be accessed directly at http://bb.clemson.edu. You must have a current Clemson Username to log in.  Blackboard Learn™ will automatically provide you lists of courses, workgroups and resources that are available to you.

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How do I use Blackboard Learn™?

On our Blackboard Learn page we have links to tutorials, guides and manuals that can help faculty learn about the features of Blackboard Learn™.  On the Blackboard On Demand Learning Center website, there are several tutorials to guide students in how to use Blackboard Learn.

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screenshot of the Control Panel

Frequently Asked Questions

An extensive collection of FAQs is available on the Blackboard Learn™ Resources site as well as from the FAQs tab inside Blackboard Learn™.  Blackboard Learn™ offers a support website containing reference and self-study materials. You must create a user account to gain access at http://behind.Blackboard.com.

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Do we offer Instructor-Led training for Blackboard Learn™?

Yes. CCIT currently offers instructor-led training for employees. Please view our training calendar to register for these available classes. You can also request consultation from Blackboard Learn™ trainers and instructional designers.  Request a consultation by emailing ITHELP@clemson.edu. View available handouts on the Blackboard Learn page.

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What are the system requirements for using Blackboard Learn™?

Review the Blackboard Learn™ Supported Browsers on the Blackboard Learn™ Browser Support page to ensure that you are using a supported web browser that contains the correct Java browser plug-ins. Additonal information about the hardware and operating system requirements can be found on University of Louisville's Blackboard Learn™ Help & Resources page

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Additional Blackboard Learn™ Resources

Additional Blackboard Resources can be found by searching the internet for the topic you are interested in.  For example, if you are interested in the Blackboard Gradebook, do a Google search for "Blackboard Gradebook".

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