Blackboard Rel. 9.0: Adding Content
When Edit Mode is turned ON, in each content area you will find the above menu bar. Each of these drop‐down menus reveals how
to add content to your course site.
Create Item offers the ability to upload documents
Click here to upload a document, such as Word documents, PDF files or a Power Point
Build gives you navigation options
A Folder is a way of organizing content items.
An External link is a shortcut to a Web resource.
Course link -Links to another location in the course.
A Learning Module is a set of Content Items with a path for progressing through
Create Syllabus - Wizard to help create your syllabus
Module pages are customizable pages that contain any number of interactive
Provides a direct link to tools such as the Discussion Board.
A direct path to a specified file on a drive, usually a CD-ROM.
Evaluate opens the Assessment features
Create or Add a Test
Create or Add a Survey
Create an Assignment link for students to submit work
Collaboration opens the Communications Features
Create a link to a Forum on the Discussion Board.
Create a Chat room for students.
Sets up A Virtual Classroom where users may engage in a real-time
discussion with other users.
Sets a link where students can access an assigned group. Also allows
the creation of new groups.
Sets a link where students can access the class Bblog. Also allows the
creation of new Blogs
Sets a link where students can access their Journal. Also allows the
creation of new journals.