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Blackboard login help

Need help logging in? There are two options to log into Blackboard. Use the big blue button  if you have an official AUT user account (i.e. you are a current student or staff member). For other users, e.g. a guest login, a testing account or a temporary account etc., please use the “Other users” link.…

Tests, Surveys and Pools

What Tests and Surveys Tests and Surveys are a platform where various question types or pools of questions can be inserted. After being deployed, both Tests and Surveys will automatically create columns in the Grade Centre. The difference between Tests and Surveys is you are able to see what the participant of the Test has…

Grade Centre

What is Grade Centre? The Grade Centre is used for lecturers and markers to access student submissions and provide marks and feedback. Student names are displayed in the rows and the assessment items are displayed in the columns. It presents students and their assessment results in the form of a spreadsheet. Lecturers can view all…

Blackboard Collaborate

What is Blackboard Collaborate? Blackboard Collaborate is a real-time video conferencing tool that allows you to add files, share applications, and use a virtual whiteboard to interact. Collaborate with the Ultra experience opens right in your browser, so you don’t have to install any software to join a session. Here is Blackboard Collaborate in action:…

Content Editor

Guide to the Content Editor in Blackboard The Content Editor allows you to add and format text, insert equations and hyperlinks, tables, and attach different types of files to create content. The editor appears throughout the system as the default editor. The Content Editor is always available to all users. AUT can control the availability…