Review the following pages to get familiar with Blackboard. As you progress through the course site, you will have opportunities to practice with some of the tools.
- Technical Requirements for Using Blackboard
- Logging into Blackboard and Accessing your Courses
- Using the Discussion Board
- Submitting Assignments
- Taking Tests and Quizzes
- Viewing Grades
- Emailing from Blackboard
- Getting Help
Students completing activities in Blackboard are eligible to print a Certificate of Completion.
Note: This tutorial is optional and is not required by CFCC; however, some instructors may require students to complete the tutorial for their courses.
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