Blackboard (Faculty) - Calendar: Create an Event on the Course Calendar
This document provides an overview of how to create an event on the course calendar.
Create an Event
Access the CalendarCalendars that are displayed in the Global Navigation or the myBlackboard's Tools area are displaying calendars from all courses that you are enrolled in, including past courses that are not available to students.
To access the Calendar from the Global Navigation, click on the Global Navigation drop-down arrow. Click on the Calendar icon:
To access the calendar from the myBlackboard Tools module, click on Calendar in the Tools module.
To access the Calendar from a course, click on Tools in the Course Menu, then click on Calendar. If you have deleted the Tools area, from the Control Panel, click on Course Tools, then click on Course Calendar.
Add an Event to the Calendar
- Navigate to the date of the event.
- Click on the box corresponding to the time of the event.
For an event for 10am on Monday, click on this box:
- In the box that pops up, add a title for the event.
Since this is a global calendar select which course the calendar corresponds.
Adjust the begin and end times.
Add an optional Event description.
Click Save at the bottom of the box.