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Blackboard: Quick Start Guide


After a student is enrolled in an online course, he or she will need to know how to get started. This process describes where to begin in the Blackboard Learning Management System (LMS).


  1. First, access the course.
  2. Next, Review Course Announcements and then Change Course View to personalize your dashboard.
  3. Finally, Familiarize Yourself with Course Content.

The Unit 0 page is showing assignments and discussion board items as well as the left navigation menu. At the top of the page, the My Bb @ Michigan Virtual, Student Learning Portal and Courses (selected) tabs appear.

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