Training Videos

Online Blackboard Basics

One key factor in your success as an online student is knowing and understanding how to use the Blackboard learning management system. To help you feel comfortable, there are videos below on logging in and navigating Blackboard, checking grades, and using the most common tools. You can watch the videos and then log directly into Blackboard, locate the optional "Blackboard Basics for Students" training course in your My Courses list, and practice using the tools.

Logging in to Blackboard and online courses:

Navigating Your Course:

Submitting Assignments:

Discussion Boards:



Assessments (tests, exams):

Check Your Grades (My Grades):

Sending an Email through Blackboard:

Sending a Message via the Course Messages Tool on Blackboard:

Now what?
Log in to Blackboard and practice using these tools in the Blackboard Basics for Students training course. If you have questions about logging in or any of the tools in Blackboard, please contact DMACC Tech Support.​​​​