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Blackboard Essentials for Teachers by William Rice

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Content Page

Let's move away from the course's home page. The next page we will look at is a Content Page. In Blackboard, a Content Page can hold course content such as PDF files, links to web pages, links to other course pages, and multimedia. It can hold assessments, such as tests and assignments. It can also hold links to activities such as blogs, wikis, and forums.

Our example Content Page, Introduction to the Oceans, would be the equivalent of a chapter in a course:

Content Page

Each of the items on this Content Page demonstrate one of Blackboard's abilities. Let's look at them, one at a time.

Our first item on the page is the Learning Module. It's like ...

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