not facilitatedThis self-paced course is designed for students who are new to the Blackboard Open LMS. It introduces participants to Blackboard Open and prepares them for taking online courses in it. Upon completion of this course, you'll be able to navigate in a Blackboard Open site; describe the basics of the Open LMS from a student perspective; identify ways that you may personalize your Blackboard Open LMS experience; recognize the features of a Blackboard Open course that are key to a successful learning experience; participate in the most common activities and resources in a Blackboard Open course; and identify how to monitor academic progress through the Open LMS. This course is not facilitated.

  • Time commitment: 1-2 hours
  • Enrolment duration: 30 days
  • Enrolment key: moodle36

no facilitationThis self-paced course is designed for faculty, teachers, course builders, trainers, and site administrators who are new to Moodle/Blackboard Open LMS, as well as those who are migrating from another Learning Management System and want to understand the core features of Moodle. It includes an overview of Moodle, how to navigate within it, how it may be customized, reviews the basic components of a Moodle course, introduces basic course design and course building information, and introduces course management information. This course is not facilitated.

  • Time commitment: 1-2 hours
  • Enrolment duration: 30 days
  • Enrolment key: moodle36

not facilitatedGet started in Blackboard Open LMS by learning how to navigate in the system and use its basic functionality to build courses. This course focuses on topics such as building resources and activities, configuring the gradebook, managing files, tracking completion, restricting access, adding videos, communicating with students, and using course management tools. You will also learn best practices to follow as you build your online courses and how to grade using the activity graders and the Open Grader. This course is not facilitated.

  • Time commitment: 16-18 hours
  • Enrolment duration: 75 days
  • Enrolment key: moodle36

not facilitatedTake your courses to the next level by learning the advanced features of Moodle/Blackboard Open LMS. This course focuses on creating activities that add collaboration, increase interactivity, and gain student feedback. It also covers the Personalized Learning Designer, Open Reports, ways to monitor progress, gamification features such as badges and H5P, groups and groupings, activity grading, outcomes, competencies, select third-party plug-ins, and course building best practices. This course is not facilitated.

  • Time commitment: 14-16 hours
  • Enrolment duration: 75 days
  • Enrolment key: moodle36