Ultra: Setting Up Your Course

Adding a Course Banner to your Ultra Course

Your banner image always displays as the course card thumbnail on the Courses page and you also have the option to have the Course Image...

Applying the Blackboard Resources and Help Guide

The Humber Template has undergone some exciting changes.  It is now called the Blackboard Resources and Help Guide. In the past, instructors had to download the...

Applying the Humber ULTRA Template to your Blackboard ULTRA Course

The Humber Template has undergone some exciting changes. It is now called the Blackboard Resources and Help Guide. Faculty will no longer need to download the Humber Template...

Converting your Course from Blackboard Original to Blackboard ULTRA

Please refer to The Move to Ultra Kit, which has everything you need to successfully move your course from Blackboard Original to Blackboard Ultra. For...

Copying a Blackboard Ultra Course

Current Issues & Bugs: The following are known issues with this feature in Blackboard Ultra. For workarounds and estimated fix timelines please refer to the Blackboard Ultra...

Creating a Banner Image for your Course

You may want to create a custom banner image that displays in your course list, and also within your course. There are many tools you...

Creating a Content Folder in Blackboard ULTRA

Content Folders and Learning Modules are the two types of containers you can use to organize course content. To learn more about Learning Modules, refer...

Creating a Document in Blackboard Ultra

Documents are a great tool to present course material to students. Text, links, images, file attachments and videos are all items that can be added...

Creating an Event in Blackboard Course Calendar

The course view of the calendar displays due dates, the course schedule, office hours, and course-specific meetings and events. When you create content with a...

Exporting or Archiving a Blackboard Ultra Course

With the Export Course Package feature, you can download a copy of your course as a whole. You can use this method to: give another...

Importing a Course Package into Blackboard Ultra

You can use the Import Content feature to: import a course package zip file given to you by another instructor. import content (zip file) that...

Merging Courses

Instructors who teach multiple sections of the same course may prefer to manage those sections through a single master course with associated child courses.  In...

Moving Items in the Content Area

Current Issues & Bugs: The following are known issues with this feature in Blackboard Ultra. For workarounds and estimated fix timelines please refer to the Blackboard Ultra...

Requesting a Development (DEVU) or Sandbox (SBXU) Course

We are no longer able to support DEVU courses for routine course updates. If you would like to request a DEVU or SBXU course, please confirm...