Please Note: All online courses must adhere to the LMU Online Course Template. Courses developed for online delivery should be comprehensive and meet standards for content, instructional approach, and technology utilization to be offered.
Training is available through the CTLE (contact 423.869.6268 for more info).
Training materials and help links for Blackboard (including videos and detailed instructions with screenshots) can be located under the My Courses tab on Blackboard under the Blackboard Help Module with the links Bb Instructor Help and Bb Video Training.
View the LMU Blackboard and Collaborate guides below for our current version of Blackboard.
Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing Guides
Bb Collaborate Classic (Original) version
Bb Collaborate Ultra version
*Collaborate resources for students are located under the Student section of the CTLE page here: Learning Online
Hybrid or Blended Courses
Blended Learning-A Disruptive Innovation (Infographic)
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)
Coursera: Excellent resource for teachers and students. Coursera is one of the largest providers of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs).
Udacity: Udacity is a digital university with a mission to innovate, educate and collaboratively create free classes for students everywhere.
10 Myths About Online Learning (from a student perspective)
Transitioning to Online Teaching: Tidbits from the Field (Infographic)