BLACKBOARD BASICS LEVEL 1
Are you a new or seasoned educator or administrator who is eager to learn how to teach online with the learning management system (LMS) Blackboard? If so, this course is a great introduction to the mechanics of Blackboard and using the software's tools to enhance the online learning experience! Topics in this course include maintaining Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance, using a template course shell, communicating with students, building discussion boards, creating assessments, utilizing reports, and archiving courses for administrative recordkeeping. Upon completion, participants should be able to demonstrate the ability to use Blackboard proficiently for online course delivery. Participants should have an understanding of the roles that both instructors and students perform in Blackboard. Participants also should have developed the skills to maintain the integrity of a template course shell for professional evaluation and assessment.
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY 5:00 P.M. ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE COURSE START DATE.
INSTRUCTOR: Torie Quismundo
Refund & Enrollment Policy
The refund policy for Fayetteville Technical Community College's Continuing Education Division was established by the North Carolina Department of Community Colleges, Raleigh on October 15, 1993. The full refund policy is listed in the NC Administrative Code 23NCAC.2D.0203 (d) Brief Statement of Policy:
1. A pre-registered extension student who officially withdraws from an extension class(es) prior to the first meeting of the class (should be 24 hours prior) will be eligible for a 100 percent refund by completing an official request form.
2. The refund will be 75 percent if requested prior to the 10 percent date of the class(es) meeting.
No refunds will be given after 10 percent of class meetings.
Full-time FTCC employees may use an approved tuition-free course waiver for this course!
Enrollment for a course will end a week prior to the course start date.
Course Start Date: Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
Enrollment Deadline: Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
- Students cannot enroll for more than one online program at the same time
- Access codes and passwords for course curriculum will be available to students in BlackBoard on the day the course begins.
NOTE: To maintain registration in a course, students must log on to BlackBoard and complete a designated first assignment/quiz within three days of the course start date. Failure to access BlackBoard and complete the designated first assignment/quiz will result in a student's removal from the course.
Computer & Course Materials Requirements
There are no required textbooks or materials for this course. This course is delivered fully online.
One of the following browsers:
Microsoft Internet Explorer (9.0 or above)