Blackboard (Faculty) - Calendar: About the Course Calendar

This document provides an overview of of the Course Calendar in Blackboard.

Course Calendar

The Course Calendar provides a location for faculty to post

  • Course Related Events
    • tests or quizzes
    • papers due
  • Special Events
    • guest speakers
    • change of class location
  • Appointments
    • office hours
    • tutoring times

Calendar Locations

Blackboard offers several places for faculty and students to access the calendar.

Global Navigation

From the Global Navigation, click the down arrow and select the Calendar icon. This calendar will show Course Calendars from all courses in which you are enrolled.

Global Navigation Calendar

Tools on the myBlackboard Home Page

From the myBlackboard home page, locate the Tools module. Click on Calendar. This calendar will also show Course Calendars from all courses in which you are enrolled.

Calendar from the myBlackboard home page

Individual Courses

Calendars from individual course can be found within the course. From the course's Course Menu, click on Tools, then click on Calendar.

Calendar from Course Menu

Faculty have the option of adding this directly to the Course Menu, or hiding it in the tools area.

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Keywords:blackboard, black board, bb, calendar, calendars, course calendar, schedule, dates   Doc ID:61286
Owner:Laura M.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2016-02-29 11:22 CDTUpdated:2020-03-02 10:41 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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