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Blackboard Learn Administration by Terry Patterson

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Managing system roles in Blackboard Learn

Not only can we manage the roles for users in courses and organizations, but we can also manage the roles that we give other users who help us manage our Blackboard instance. These would be the housekeepers and maintenance staff members who would work in our apartment, complex, or hotel.

Blackboard Learn comes with several default system roles. Back in the System Admin tab, we can click on the System Roles link under the Users module. In the System Roles page, there are many system roles available by default; let's go over them.

  • Community Administrator: Users with this role have the ability to manage items associated with Blackboard Community (if your organization licenses it). These include organizations, ...

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