Blackboard LEARN Learning Management System (LMS)

  • Blackboard LEARN Learning Management System (LMS)

    What is Blackboard Learn?

    Blackboard Learn is a web-based teaching and learning environment which enables teachers to build and manage a Web component for their classes. It also includes a content management system that allows staff to share documents.

    For teachers, Blackboard provides:

    • easy upload and distribution of files
    • timed release of files for student access
    • posting in a course calendar and announcements
    • asynchronous communication (threaded discussions)
    • synchronous communication (real-time chat and virtual classroom)
    • online file exchange
    • automatic sequencing of linked course files (e.g. presentations)
    • assessment tools (surveys and quizzes with feedback)
    • student tracking and course statistics

    For students, Blackboard provides:

    • easy file download and access to course material
    • access to a course calendar and announcements
    • asynchronous communication (threaded discussions)
    • synchronous communication (real-time chat and virtual classroom)
    • course study groups
    • online file exchange
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