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.

Logging in to Blackboard and online courses:


The Basics of Using Blackboard:


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?
I​f you are already a DMACC Student, you can 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.​​​​​​