Blackboard Groups – Removing Users

Sometimes you need to remove members from a course group. Only teaching staff can remove group members. Students cannot remove themselves from a group or other students from student-created groups. First select Groups from Users and Groups in the Control Panel Then select the All Users tab, this can sometimes be hard to see Either scroll […]

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Multidisciplinary group assessment using slow mation

Sometimes it is difficult motivating a cross-disciplinary group; assessment can be one of way of engaging these groups by using their multidisciplinary skills in work groups to solve an industry based problem. Dr Roula Kyriacou inspires her students by having them make a slowmation video as the medium for demonstrating their answers to the set [&he...

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Group creation for large classes in Blackboard

Blackboard groups can be setup that match face-­to-­face class or tutorial groups for marking purposes. You don’t have to create a spreadsheet of groups from scratch it’s quite easy to adapt existing spreadsheet information exported from an external spreadsheet , such as STS, to import into Blackboard. Please note: ​You cannot create sub­groups or ...

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