EPD - Blackboard Ultra Quick Start for EPD Online Instructors

A targeted list of instructor resources for getting started with Blackboard Ultra web conference tool. Primarily for EPD online instructors.

This quick start page provides our online instructors with target links and resources on Blackboard Ultra, our primary web conferring tool.

Important Reminders for using Blackboard Ultra

The following are obvious reminders, but warrant repeating to ensure that you have a successful web conference. Please follow the suggested guidelines and best practices to provide your students with the most optimum learning experience.

Blackboard Ultra Basics for Moderators

  1. How to Access Blackboard Ultra Web Conference Rooms in my online course site.
  2. Getting Started with Ultra [video, 2:15] -- Provides a brief overview of the web conferencing user interface.
  3. Sharing Content (slides, documents, and screen sharing) in Blackboard Ultra
  4. How to Use Computer/VoIP Audio and/or Video in Blackboard Ultra
  5. How to Use the Chat Tool in Blackboard Ultra
  6. How to Record your Web Conference Session
  7. How to Use Telephone for Audio during a Web Conference -- This is useful to know as a backup to VoIP/Computer Audio.
  8. How to Find Web Conference Recordings in my online course site.

Blackboard Ultra Resources for Moderators

More Advanced Ultra Features & Resources

Keywords:Web Conferencing, Blackboard Ultra, EPD, Instructors   Doc ID:82833
Owner:Rebecca K.Group:Engineering Professional Development - Department Resources
Created:2018-06-12 10:13 CDTUpdated:2020-08-14 10:16 CDT
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