Improving your Blackboard Site

We’ve all experienced at some point whilst browsing the internet a website from hell. They usually have some glaringly obvious problem which the web designer somehow managed to overlook. Sometimes it’s a poorly selected colour pallet, a huge amount of information/text overload or a frustrating navigation menu. Some of these issues are encountered by students when they access Blackboard module sites.

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My SALT session today followed on from Matthews last week, where I put across some hints and tips that staff can use to, hopefully, improve navigation, aesthetics, accessibility and enhance the student user experience.

Take a look at the session presentation: Blackboard Top Tips (pdf) and if you have anything to add let us know in the comments below.

These are the links mentioned in the presentation:

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