Blackboard Basics for Faculty


Change Personal Information

Blackboard's Personal Information section (found in the Course Tools area within the course shell) allows you to change your password, set privacy options, etc. Instructions to accomplish these tasks follow.

Changing your password

  1. Login to Blackboard.

  2. At the "Welcome" page, click on the link to your course in the My Courses section.

  3. In the Course page, click the Course Tools link.

  4. Click the Personal Information link.

  5. Click the Change Password link.

  6. Enter a new password in the Password box.

  7. Enter the password again in the Verify Password box.

  8. Click the Submit button and click the OK button.

Setting your privacy options

  1. Login to Blackboard.

  2. At the "Welcome" page, click on the link to your course in the My Courses section.

  3. In the Course page, click the Course Tools link.

  4. In the Course page, click the Tools shortcut in the Course Menu.

  5. Click the Personal Information link.

  6. Click the Set Privacy Options link.

  7. In the Personal Information section, select the information you want to make available to other users.

  8. Optional: Check the List my information in the user directory box.

  9. Click the Submit button and click the OK button.

Editing your personal information

  1. Login to Blackboard.

  2. At the "Welcome" page, click on the link to your course in the My Courses section.

  3. In the Course page, click the Course Tools link.

  4. In the Course page, click the Tools shortcut in the Course Menu.

  5. Click the Personal Information link.

  6. Make changes to your personal information.

  7. Click the Submit button and click the OK button.

 

Need other services related to Blackboard?
Contact Ann Boisselle, Blackboard Coordinator, at ext. 2462 or annb@clackamas.edu or visit the Distance Learning Office in the Streeter Annex, Room S-178. 

3/17/06