|Within Blackboard you have the ability to integrate third party items such as Flickr, SlideShare and YouTube. To add these items you will need to create a “Mashup”. Located below are the instructions on how to add a “Mashup” to your course.|
|1. Log into your Blackboard course.|
|2. Go into the area where the content will be added.|
|3. Click on the Build Content button.|
|4. From the drop down menu, select the mashup you want to add.|
Within Blackboard you have the ability to integrate third party items such as Flickr, SlideShare, NBC Learn, and YouTube. To add these items you will need to create a “Mashup”. Located below are the instructions on how to add a “Mashup” to your course.
|Note: YouTube is a video storage site owned by Google. This site allows individuals to upload video content and share to anyone who has access to the internet.|
|1. From the drop down menu, select YouTube Video. Within the new window determine the following:|
|2. Search: Type in what you are looking for...|
3. Next to the Search, identify if you want...
|4. Next to Language, select a language for the video selection|
|5. When ready, click the Go button.|
|6. Scroll through the options until you locate a video.|
|7. Scroll through the options provided until you locate the video.|
|8. Under the video, you have two options:
|9. When ready, click the Select button.|
|10. A new window will appear, in Section 1: Add YouTube Content to Course, type in the description of why you are using the video.|
11. In the Mashup Options, determine if you want the students to view the content by:
Note: It’s a good idea to include the YouTube Information to showcase where the information came from on YouTube.
|12. In Section 3: Attach or Link Content, determine if you want to add additional file(s) to the video. To add additional content, click the Browse My Computer or Browse Course button.|
|13. In Section 4: Standard Options, determine how and when the students will see the content:
|14. When finished, click the Submit button.|
|15. The YouTube video will appear in the course with a Mashup icon.|
Below is a video that shows you how to embed a YouTube video in Blackboard using the Mashup tool.
Article ID: 544
Created On: Tue, Mar 17, 2015 at 8:41 AM
Last Updated On: Thu, Jun 3, 2021 at 2:17 PM
Online URL: https://kb.mc3.edu/article/faculty-add-youtube-videos-to-blackboard-544.html