The Blackboard course management platform brings the latest in proven educational technology tools to Syracuse University by making class content available to students via the Internet. Because it is web-based, it also makes course materials readily available to students any time they wish.

Syracuse University uses Blackboard Enterprise 9.1, a course management software that provides many of the latest Web 2.0 technologies to students for learning such as: blogs, wikis and Instant Messaging. The GROUP feature allows students to break into smaller teams to communicate and collaborate on projects. Blackboard facilitates expanded coverage and interaction with subjects by supporting video and audio from a wide variety of web sources including podcasts and v-casts.

Syracuse University is committed to providing the student and faculty with the latest in proven educational technology that will enhance and expand the learning experience. Online Learning Services at SU is dedicated to providing students and faculty with support in the use of those technologies and tools to optimize the teaching experience. We offer face to face consultation as well as online and personalized consultation. Please refer to our training schedule to view the latest face to face structured presentations on Blackboard and please refer to our Consulting page if you would prefer your group to have personalized Blackboard training.


Thank you for all of your help. I have LOVED doing the presentations online. It has really benefited both instructional time and student comprehension…it has been tremendous. THANK YOU FOR ALL of YOUR HELP!

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Upcoming Events

  • August 24, 2015 10:00 amTurningPoint Walk-in Session
  • August 25, 2015 2:00 pmBlackboard Overview
  • August 26, 2015 10:30 amAssessments and Assignments in Blackboard
  • August 27, 2015 11:00 amUsing the Blackboard Grade Center
  • August 27, 2015 3:00 pmInstructional Design in Blackboard
  • August 28, 2015 10:00 amTurnitin Anti-Plagiarism System
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