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How can I make a course available to students?

  1. Click on the "Customization" link under the Course Management Section
  2. Click on the "Properties" link
  3. Click on the "Yes" option under the Set Availability Area, then click the "Submit" button.

 

 

How can I copy a course from one semester to the next?

  1. Select the course that contains the content you wish to copy.
  2. In the left menu, select Packages and Utilities and click Course Copy.
  3. Change the Select Copy Type pull down menu to Copy Course Materials into an Existing Course.
  4. Click the Browse button next to Destination Course ID. This will pull up a list of all the courses
    you are currently listed as an instructor for in Blackboard.
  5. Locate the course you wish to copy material into and select it with the radial button. Once you
    have made a selection click the Submit button.
  6.  Directly below Select Course Materials click the Select All button.
  7.  Scroll down to the Discussion Board setting, and select the option Include only the forums, with
    no starter posts.
  8. Scroll to the bottom or top of the page and click the Submit button.
  9. You will receive an email notice when the course contents have finished copying

 

 

How can I order captions for my Kaltura CaptureSpace videos?

  1. Log into Blackboard
  2. Go into the “My Media” module.
  3. Click on the actual video.
  4. Look for, and click on, the “Actions” button below the video.
  5. Click on “+Order Captions”
  6. Click on the blue “Order Captions” button that appears.
  7. Select OK at the Thank you! Prompt.

 

 

How can I edit captions for my Kaltura CaptureSpace videos?

  1. Log into Blackboard
  2. Go into the “My Media” module.
  3. Click on the actual video.
  4. Look for, and click on, the “Actions” button below the video.
  5. Click on “+Caption Requests”
  6. You may have to click on “Refresh list: CLICK HERE to see all Caption Requests for this media"
  7. A table will appear. In the far right of the table in the “Status” column, you should see “COMPLETE” and an “Edit” button. Click the “Edit” button
  8. The video will appear in the center of the screen with a beige text box to the left with the text. Below the video are the controls for playing, and below the control buttons is another beige text box where the editing will actually take place.
  9. Click the green play button to listen and adjust the text below. Use the control buttons to navigate the video as needed. As changes are made here, they will be auto adjusted in the top left text box and should coordinate with the video. Please note: adding punctuation to your text will change how the left text box appears.
  10. Click the “Save” button toward the bottom of the screen to save your changes.
  11. Click the “Approve” button to upload the edited captions to your video file.
  12. Click the “Approve” button in the Approve Job? dialog box
  13. Close the browser window as explained in the Job Approved dialog box
  14.  Refresh your “My Media” web page to test your video captioning

 

Last Updated 4/26/19

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