Welcome to the introduction
to CourseInfo 4.0 tutorial. This tutorial will orient you to the
basic features of CourseInfo 4.0. In this course you will learn
about the topics in the menu at your left. This is an html version
of the Blackboard instructor tutorial.
For a printable version
of this and other tutorials, plus a FAQ and other instructor resources
click on Blackboard Help
The real-world activities and
examples in this tutorial are based on a short course about the
Rainforest, and use sample files provided by Blackboard.
If you have not already download
Step 1: Go to the support site at
Step 2: Select the option for Documentation from
the upper left corner of the screen.
Step 3: Locate the Supporting Files for the Intro to CourseInfo
Step 4: Click on the link to Download Support Files.
Step 5: Save these files to a local drive.
Step 6: Unzip the files and place them in a directory.
Note: If you need assistance with the unzip process,
please contact your local help desk.
While you are performing the activities
in this tutorial, you will need access to:
- An Internet connection
- A web browser (Netscape 4.0
or higher / IE 4.0 or higher)
- A text editor program such as
Notepad or Write.
- A word processing program such
as Microsoft Word.
There are several formatting conventions
used in this course. Please take note of the formatting styles:
For a more comprehensive
set of documentation, download the CourseInfo 4.0 Instructor Guide
from the support site.
- Buttons and Drop Down Lists
will be indicated in BOLD
- Items you type are indicated
in this font
- Locations on the screen are
indicated in italics.
- Tasks you perform are listed