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Once a course has ended, it will be available for approximately 6 months. Students may write their instructors to request access to an older course for up to approximately 14 months after it has ended. After that time, courses are removed from the system.
Students are encouraged to save copies of all their assignments on one or more personal storage devices including a PC, flash drive, or an online file storage service such as Dropbox.com.
Backing up course work on a regular basis may help students in putting together a portfolio. A portfolio is a great way to highlight one's credentials, skills, and achievements to potential employers.
Unfortunately, no. Blackboard does not allow students, instructors, or administrators to change usernames. If security is a concern, you can change your password. See How do I change my password?
Familiarity with computers and an online environment are obvious skills needed to successfully use online course management tools. We recommend you have the following basic skills to be comfortable with navigating and creating your course Web site.
To use Blackboard, you will need: