Faculty - Adding a Folder to a Blackboard CourseEstimated Reading Time: 1 Minutes
Faculty - Adding a Folder to a Blackboard Course
|Each of the content areas of Blackboard can be organized using folders. Folders allow you to categorize resources by topic, date, or type to reduce information overload.|
|1. Select the content area where you want to add a folder
(ex. Course Materials)
|2. Hover over Build Content|
|3. Click Content Folder|
4. Type a name for the folder in the Name field
Note: The Name field is a required entry. Enter a message if desired in the Text window. Notice in the Content Editor that you have various editing features similar to MS Word.
|5. If you want your students to view this folder, select the Yes radio button in the Permit Users to View this Content field|
|6. If you want to track student access to this folder, select the Yes radio button in the Track Number of Views field|
|7. If you want to display this folder for a set date/time, enter the information in the Display After and Display Until fields in the Select Date and Time Restrictions area|
|8. Click the Submit button|
Here is a video that demonstrates how to create a content folder in Blackboard.